• What new information came out of Cohen hearing?

    What new information came out of Cohen hearing?

    Feb 27, 2019 11:45 PM EDT

    ... eye of the beholder, one side saying very believable, the other side saying he's not. What were they saying at the White House today? Yamiche Alcindor: Well, Michael Cohen really set out to dismantle this idea of President Trump as a businessman who ran for president because he wanted ...

  • Why Cohen's answers on Russia could pose potential legal problems for Trump

    Why Cohen's answers on Russia could pose potential legal problems for Trump

    Feb 27, 2019 11:40 PM EDT

    ... had many people contact me over the years. I have no reason to believe that tape exists. Judy Woodruff: So, bring -- coming back to you, Yamiche, listening to all this, did we learn anything new about legal implications for the president with regard to the Russia investigation? Yamiche Alcindor: Well ...

  • Trump faces challenges on 2 sides, as House pushes resolution and Cohen testifies

    Trump faces challenges on 2 sides, as House pushes resolution and Cohen testifies

    Feb 26, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

    ... don't know what he -- what more he's likely to say, do we? Lisa Desjardins: We do have some reporting, thanks to our great Yamiche Alcindor. She's speaking to a source close to Cohen who tells her that -- in fact confirms other reports -- that Mr. Cohen will speak ...

  • Why shutdown's impact will continue to be felt for 'years to come'

    Why shutdown's impact will continue to be felt for 'years to come'

    Feb 18, 2019 11:40 PM EDT

    I mean, literally, no foreign adversary could do this to us. We have done it to ourselves. Yamiche Alcindor: And the Congressional Budget Office says the U.S. economy permanently lost $3 billion. Now, Larry Kudlow, who is a top economic adviser at the White House, he says that the ...

  • Which funding sources does Trump plan to use for wall money?

    Which funding sources does Trump plan to use for wall money?

    Feb 15, 2019 11:50 PM EDT

    ... ACLU does. But the president said that he's ready to fight this all the way up to the Supreme Court and thinks he will win, Judy. Judy Woodruff: And it looks like he is getting a fight. Yamiche Alcindor: Yes. Judy Woodruff: Yamiche Alcindor, thank you. Yamiche Alcindor: Thanks.

  • Trump and Congress gear up for a fight over national emergency plan

    Trump and Congress gear up for a fight over national emergency plan

    Feb 14, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

    ... battle, we can also say that the White House is ready for legal battle as well. Judy Woodruff: All right, there's so much to keep track of tonight. Thank you. Probably see you both here tomorrow night. (LAUGHTER) Judy Woodruff: Yamiche Alcindor, Lisa Desjardins, thank you. Yamiche Alcindor: Thanks.

  • Congress scrambles to iron out complicated funding legislation

    Congress scrambles to iron out complicated funding legislation

    Feb 13, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

    ... will object. Where does that go? Probably to court. Judy Woodruff: Well, watch this, for sure. We will be watching. Lisa Desjardins: Yes. Judy Woodruff: Lisa Desjardins, Yamiche Alcindor, thank you.And we will talk to the Senate's number two Republican, John Thune, a little later in the program.

  • How both sides compromised to reach a tentative border security agreement

    How both sides compromised to reach a tentative border security agreement

    Feb 12, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

    Yamiche Alcindor: Aside from the wall, Democrats also dropped their demand for a cap on the number of immigrants taken into custody from inside the U.S. Funding cuts could still reduce the number of beds for detainees, from more than 49,000 to about 45,000. But the money ...

  • Why both parties are claiming victory on funding for border security

    Why both parties are claiming victory on funding for border security

    Feb 12, 2019 11:50 PM EDT

    ... today. A lot of them came from around the country today to lobby on the Hill and to also protest out... Judy Woodruff: These temporary... Yamiche Alcindor: Protected status. As I said, yes, temporary protected status. These are immigrants who came to the United States because of hurricanes or natural ...

  • How migrant detention details stalled border security talks

    How migrant detention details stalled border security talks

    Feb 11, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

    ... have to wait and see what the president ultimately decides. Judy Woodruff: Sounds tough. But, Lisa, as you say, they are still talking. Lisa Desjardins: And we may still be talking about this Friday. We will see. Judy Woodruff: We shall see.All right, Lisa Desjardins, Yamiche Alcindor, thank you.