Full Program: PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode June 25, 2017

On this edition for Sunday, June 25, President Donald Trump faces a test in the U.S. Senate as Republicans try to gather enough votes for their health care plan. Later, climate change has left the Marshall Islands fighting for freshwater. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York

Segments from Sunday, June 25, 2017

  • PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode June 25, 2017
    On this edition for Sunday, June 25, President Donald Trump faces a test in the U.S. Senate as Republicans try to gather enough votes for their health care plan. Later, climate change has left the Marshall Islands fighting for freshwater. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York
    Original Air Date: June 25, 2017
    Length: 1503
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  • Untangling politics of health care, Russian interference
    The Republican base is prioritizing repealing the Affordable Care Act above potential consequences of the current proposal, which the Senate is expected to vote on this week, says NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Jeff Greenfield. On the health care debate and President Donald Trump’s flip-flopping about Russian interference on the campaign, Greenfield joins Hari Sreenivasan.
    Original Air Date: June 25, 2017
    Length: 262
    Protestors gather during a demonstration against the Republican repeal of the Affordable Care Act, outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein - RTS182QA
  • Torture alleged in U.S. search for al-Qaida in Yemen
    As the U.S. continues to work with Yemen and the UAE on counter-terrorism operations, an Associated Press investigation has found that hundreds of men captured in the hunt for al-Qaida militants are being detained in prisons run by those countries, where allegations of human rights abuses and torture are rife. AP Reporter Maggie Michael, who wrote the story, joins Hari Sreenivasan from Cairo.
    Original Air Date: June 25, 2017
    Length: 223
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  • Fighting for freshwater amid climate change
    President Donald Trump has said he is withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris climate accords, rejecting that wealthier nations, which have the biggest carbon footprints, should help poorer nations vulnerable to climate changes. One such place is the Marshall Islands, which is affected by these changes and struggling to find fresh water. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Mike Taibbi reports.
    Original Air Date: June 25, 2017
    Length: 594
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