FORMER GOVERNOR BARBOUR TELLS “CBS THIS MORNING”: “THEY’VE REDEEMED THEMSELVES”

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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