PBS NewsHour

Congress must fix immigration loophole, White House says

Clip: 06/19/2018 | 6m 20s Video has closed captioning.

The outcry over President Trump's policy of separating immigrant families has reached a crescendo that extends beyond party lines. White House Director of Strategic Communications Mercedes Schlapp says President Trump hates seeing families separated, but that the Trump administration currently has only two legal options. Schlapp joins Judy Woodruff to offer the view from the White House.

Aired: 06/19/18

Rating: NR

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