Shields and Brooks on the sixth Democratic debate
February 11, 2016 at 11:45 PM EDT
171483171482disabledEpOVC-boaKE216838Debating the impact of Trump’s stark budget departureThe White House says President Trump's first full proposed budget puts taxpayers first. His plan would dramatically reduce Medicaid spending, food benefits and Social Security Disability Insurance, while boosting defense funding. Lisa Desjardins reports and Hari Sreenivasan gets views from Jared Bernstein of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Chris Edwards of the Cato Institute.2017-05-23 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/RTX378VF-320x196.jpg3001171737Wn1qOEVABlA216839Trump expresses optimism for jumpstarting Mideast talksPresident Trump spent four days in the Middle East on a visit packed with high-stakes meetings with several regional leaders. Before departing for Rome, Mr. Trump met with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas to discuss the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, but did not explicitly endorse the two-state solution, which has been U.S. policy for more than a quarter century. John Yang reports.2017-05-23 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/RTX375RI-320x196.jpg3001172199jJgbHeu3G-g216841What to expect when President Trump meets Pope FrancisPresident Trump will meet Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday. Despite the gulf separating them in terms of personality and policies, the pontiff insists he has an open mind about their meeting. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant reports on what each man stands to gain, potential stumbling blocks and why it matters.2017-05-23 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/RTX366GJ-320x196.jpg3001168567kXfb0IkhVZU
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Hari Sreenivasan break down the performances of Sen. Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton in the PBS NewsHour Democratic Debate.
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