PBS NewsHour

Trump's controversial tweets expose parties' racial divide

Clip: 07/16/2019 | 6m 19s | Video has closed captioning.

Lawmakers continue to react to racist tweets President Trump posted Sunday about four women of color in the House. So far, most Republicans have defended the president or tried to reframe the conversation as about ideology rather than race, but House Speaker Nancy Pelosi moved to officially condemn Trump’s remarks. Lisa Desjardins reports and joins Judy Woodruff to discuss an ongoing divide.

Aired: 07/16/19

Rating: NR

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