How Trump’s controversial tweets are exposing a party divide on race

How Trump’s controversial tweets are exposing a party divide on race

JUDY WOODRUFF: The firestorm over President Trump’s racist rhetoric spread to CapitolHill today, where a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives is uniting Democrats andtesting Republicans’ willingness to criticize the commander in chief.Lisa Desjardins begins with how the day’s events unfolded.LISA DESJARDINS: Two days after the president’s initial tweets, today, Senate Majority LeaderRepublican Mitch […]

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Pelosi, AOC meet amid tension between leadership, ‘the Squad’

Pelosi, AOC meet amid tension between leadership, ‘the Squad’

I’M ALICIA ACUNA IN FOR SANDRA SMITH. PELOSI AND OCASIO-CORTEZ, MONTHS OF FRICTION BETWEEN THE HOUSE SPEAKER AND A CREW OF DEMOCRATIC LAWMAKERS.>>Bill: BRING IN OUR A-TEAM. DAVID ASMAN, ELIZA COLLINS, “WALL STREET JOURNAL” POLITICS REPORTER, WELCOME BACK. JUDITH MILLER, ADJUNCT FELLOW POLICY OF RESEARCH. LOOKING GOOD, TOO. WHAT DOES NANCY PELOSI SAY THIS HOUR […]

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News Wrap: Trump defends rally supporters, doubles down on Omar attacks

News Wrap: Trump defends rally supporters, doubles down on Omar attacks

JUDY WOODRUFF: Tensions in the Persian Gulf have escalated sharply today, with reportsof Iran seizing two oil tankers.Britain says one was British-flagged.The other was a Liberian-flagged ship, operated by a British concern.The vessels were stopped in the Strait of Hormuz and diverted to Iranian waters.Tehran confirmed the first seizure, but denied the second.Earlier, Iranian officials […]

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