Newsmakers with Representative Adam Smith
This interview was recorded shortly before President Trump announced a stopgap deal to ended the 35-day government shutdown, the longest in U.S. history.
House Armed Services Committee Chair Adam Smith (D-WA) talked about the government shutdown, the Supreme Court decision earlier in the week on transgender troops, U.S. plans to withdraw troops from Syria and Afghanistan, defense needs along the U.S.-Mexico border and President Trump’s ability to use emergency powers to build a wall, and nuclear weapons.
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