NBC Finally Covers DEA Sex Parties Scandal, But Devotes Only 18 Seconds to Story


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<p>After nearly a month-long blackout, NBC finally acknowledged on Tuesday night the sex parties scandal that&rsquo;s enveloped the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) following the announcement that DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart will retire next month.&nbsp;</p>

<p>While <em>NBC Nightly News</em> ended the network&rsquo;s 26-day-long silence, it only devoted 18 seconds to Leonhart&rsquo;s decision to step aside and only glossed over mentioned the reasoning for her departure.&nbsp;</p>

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