Variety's Ted Johnson on Clinton and the 'Hollywood Elite'

ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Mary Bruce interview Variety's Ted Johnson at the Democratic National Convention.
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Transcript for Variety's Ted Johnson on Clinton and the 'Hollywood Elite'
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