PBS NewsHour

Our fractured political landscape

Clip: 02/24/2016 | 8m 18s

Separation of powers is a core component of American democracy, but political divisions rose to new heights this year as Congressional Republicans clashed with the Obama administration on everything from budget blueprints to Supreme Court nominations. Gwen Ifill talks to E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and Matt Lewis of the Daily Caller for a closer look at today’s caustic political landscape.

Aired: 02/24/16

Rating: NR

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