PBS NewsHour

Trump's move to cancel congressional trip raises debate

Clip: 01/17/2019 | 5m 21s

On day 27 of the partial government shutdown, President Trump rescinded approval for a military plane, effectively cancelling a trip to Afghanistan planned by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and a congressional delegation. The move comes after Pelosi asked to postpone the president’s State of the Union Address over safety concerns. Lisa Desjardins joins Judy Woodruff for an update on the shutdown.

Aired: 01/17/19

Rating: NR

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