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Weiner / Twitter Scandal #999333

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 07, 2011
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Kelly O’Donnell) Calls for Representative Anthony Weiner to resign over his explicit online chats and photos featured; details given about Representative Nancy Pelosi’s request for an ethics investigation. [Senator Harry REID†- says he can’t defend Weiner.] [Representative Eric CANTOR†- speaks of Weiner’s Twitter activities.] [Comedian Jon STEWART – jokes.] The resignation of Representative Chris Lee over his shirtless photo mentioned. [Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics Melanie SLOAN†- comments on the difference between Republicans and Democrats.] [WEINER – says he didn’t violate any rules of the House or his oath of office.] [On the street, WOMAN, MAN – support Weiner.]

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
O’Donnell, Kelly
Duration:
00:02:20

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