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Trump issues more pardons, while complicating COVID relief

Clip: 12/24/2020 | 8m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

This Christmas Eve has been anything but quiet in Washington after President Trump's surprise announcement that he doesn't support a new COVID relief bill. And last night, the president added 29 pardons and commutations, with many familiar names on the list. William Brangham spoke with Andrew Weissmann, former lead prosecutor in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, to discuss.

Aired: 12/24/20

Rating: NR

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