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White House / State Dinner / Security Breach / Salahis #961854

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 03, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The refusal of Tareq and Michaele Salahi to testify before Congress about their uninvited appearance at the White House state dinner featured; scenes shown of the Salahis’ home; their statement quoted; details given about the White House decision to block social secretary Desiree Rogers from testifying. [Secret Service director Mark SULLIVAN†- admits a mistake was made.] [Representative Sheila JACKSON-LEE†- speaks of the threat to the president and vice president.] [President OBAMA – says he trusts the Secret Service.] [White House press secretary Robert GIBBS – says staff don’t go to Congress to testify.] [Representative Peter KING†- says the White House is stonewalling.]

Couric, Katie;
Orr, Bob

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