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Mayor Rahm Emanuel: We Have a ‘Once-in-a-Lifetime President’
September 4, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
5210233068Mayor Rahm Emanuel: We Have a 'Once-in-a-Lifetime President'Chicago Mayor and Former Obama Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel spoke at the Democratic National Convention, talking about President Obama's leadership and what he has done for the United States.2012-09-05 00:28:00disabledh49sG12fLrU225004Boston hopes to prevent another CharlottesvilleBoston police and city officials are preparing for a self-titled "free speech" demonstration on Saturday, which comes in the wake of last weekend's white nationalist and white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia. John Yang learns more from Philip Martin of WGBH.2017-08-18 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/RTS1CBZV-320x196.jpg3003895044p_3jATPOlCg224973Dionne and Ponnuru on Bannon’s White House exitWashington Post columnist E.J. Dionne Jr. and Ramesh Ponnuru of National Review join Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the week’s news, including Stephen Bannon getting pushed out of the White House, how criticism over his response to Charlottesville has affected the Trump presidency and what national turmoil over racism means for party politics.2017-08-18 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/ponnuru-e1503098649422-320x196.jpg300389166312Cu9AzhcHY224987With Bannon out, how will the White House change?Chief strategist Steve Bannon ended his tenure at the White House Friday, yet another departure in a string of top staff firings. Bannon has been credited with helping President Trump win the 2016 election and has played a controversial role in the administration. Hari Sreenivasan discusses the ouster with Washington Week's Robert Costa.2017-08-18 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/RTSWKL4-320x196.jpg3003894105raYOj6-o3T4
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel -- President Obama's former chief of staff -- spoke on the first night of the Democratic National Convention, giving the crowd his first-hand take on the president's leadership qualities and the highlights of his presidency.