Washington Week

Washington Week full episode, May 12, 2023

05/12/2023 | 26m 45s  | Video has closed captioning.

With the clock ticking on the debt ceiling, the U.S. Edges closer to a potential first-ever default. Plus, former President Trump unleashes a cascade of lies and insults in front of a friendly audience at a CNN town hall. Join guest moderator Laura Barrón-López, Dan Balz of The Washington Post, Zolan Kanno-Youngs of The New York Times and Ali Vitali of NBC News.

Aired: 05/12/23

Rating: NR

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