PBS NewsHour

Comey firing and its impact draws debate about Republicans

Clip: 05/11/2017 | 7m 22s

How does the fallout from the firing of FBI Director James Comey affect the functioning and the stability of the Trump presidency? Judy Woodruff gets two views from David Avella of GOPAC and Steve Deace of The Steve Deace Show on perceived hypocrisy among Democrats about Comey, whether the way he was fired hurts the president’s cause and if it will matter to voters in 2018.

Aired: 05/11/17

Rating: NR

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