PBS NewsHour

Border wall dispute sets latest government shutdown apart

Clip: 12/30/2018 | 4m 16s

The partial government shutdown is nearing 2019, when President Trump may have to adjust to a more openly defiant House of Representatives as Democrats take the majority. New York Times national political correspondent Michael Tackett joins Alison Stewart to discuss the roots of the shutdown stalemate, as well as Trump’s relationships with Russia, China and his high-turnover staff.

Aired: 12/30/18

Rating: NR

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