ABC News Apology

ABC News has issued a statement apologizing for an incorrect graphic referencing former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The graphic aired during a network special report Wednesday morning.

"We regret and apologize for the false lower third graphic that aired during our special report. We are investigating how incorrect information was in our system and how and why it was allowed to air. We apologize to our viewers and to Mr. Manafort. There simply is no excuse for this sort of mistake."