PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Activists protest Trump's national emergency

Clip: 02/18/2019 | 5m 6s

In our news wrap Monday, activists staged scattered demonstrations outside the White House and from coast to coast to protest President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency. Meanwhile, Trump blasted former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe for saying in an interview with “60 Minutes” that the president's firing of FBI Director James Comey in May 2017 may have constituted a criminal offense.

Aired: 02/18/19

Rating: NR

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