PBS NewsHour

As outrage over family separation grows, Trump doubles down

Clip: 06/18/2018 | 10m 26s

National outcry over the separation of immigrant families at the U.S. Southern border grows with every new report. Democratic lawmakers have joined protests, and Republicans are increasingly expressing their outrage. On Monday, President Trump again falsely blamed Democrats for his administration's policy. Yamiche Alcindor and Lisa Desjardins join Judy Woodruff for more.

Aired: 06/18/18

Rating: NR

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