PBS NewsHour

'End this shutdown madness,' says Sen. Van Hollen

Clip: 01/24/2019 | 5m 6s

The Senate is scheduled to vote on two funding proposals Thursday, and Sen. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., says he hasn't given up hope that the one to reopen the government for two weeks will pass. Judy Woodruff talks to Sen. Van Hollen about the "poison pills" included in President Trump's most recent proposal and why the short-term funding deal represents a bipartisan "best alternative" for now.

Aired: 01/24/19

Rating: NR

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