PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Trump signs proclamation order limiting asylum

Clip: 11/09/2018 | 5m 26s

Friday in our news wrap, President Donald Trump signed a proclamation that would block immigrants who illegally cross the southern border of the United States from seeking asylum. Also, the president appeared to be attempting to put some distance between himself and Matthew Whitaker, the newly appointed acting attorney general.

Aired: 11/09/18

Rating: NR

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