PBS NewsHour

How Trump's advisers protected his presidency by saying no

Clip: 04/23/2019 | 7m 16s Video has closed captioning.

Nearly half of the Mueller report focuses on whether President Trump obstructed justice. Though it does not reach a definitive conclusion, it makes clear that Trump was sometimes protected by his advisers’ unwillingness to yield to his demands. Yamiche Alcindor talks to The Washington Post's Carol Leonnig about who in the president’s orbit pushed back and the pressure they felt when they did.

Aired: 04/23/19

Rating: NR

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