PBS NewsHour

Reports of domestic violence prompt Shanahan to step down

Clip: 06/18/2019 | 11m 10s

Another personnel disruption is rocking the White House, as Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan withdrew from consideration for the permanent role Tuesday amid reports of domestic violence in his past. The Washington Post’s Aaron Davis spoke with Shanahan about the allegations. He joins Judy Woodruff to discuss, and Judy gets reaction to the news from Lisa Desjardins and Yamiche Alcindor.

Aired: 06/18/19

Rating: NR

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