Interview Broadcast Live Today
Former Gov. Hayley Barbour (R-Miss.) spoke with CBS THIS MORNING co-hosts Charlie Rose and Erica Hill today, Jan. 18, about the controversial pardons he granted when he left office. The interview was broadcast live on CBS THIS MORNING (7:00 AM-9:00 AM) on the CBS Television Network.
Click here to watch the video. Below are excerpts from the transcript.
Erica Hill: Have you reached out … to other victims’ families?
Hayley Barbour: Only to give notice that these guys are being released … They've redeemed themselves. They deserve a second chance, and I'm the only one who can give it to them.
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