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Trump's popularity with his base giving him ‘running room’

Clip: 04/14/2019 | 4m 53s

Democrats and the White House continue battles over the release of President Trump’s taxes and his plans for the border, a growing field of Democratic presidential candidates highlights divisions in the party, and the arrest of Julian Assange sets up a debate around the First Amendment. Hari Sreenivasan speaks with special correspondent Jeff Greenfield to put the week in politics in perspective.

Aired: 04/14/19

Rating: NR

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