PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 23, 2017

08/23/2017 | 54m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

Wednesday on the NewsHour, President Trump defends his Charlottesville response while taking aim at the news media and fellow Republicans. Also: The president threatens to shut down the government over the border wall, U.S. and South Korea hold joint military exercises, how one man was wrongly blamed for the Charlottesville attack, Exxon allegations and Billy Bragg on his musical influences.

Aired: 08/23/17

Expired: 09/22/17

Rating: NR

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