27 Dec 2018

David Smith - Xmas in US politics

From Summer Times, 8:10 am on 27 December 2018

Christmas in the United States political sphere has not been a peaceful one. The federal government shutdown is stretching out to it's fifth day, a second migrant child has died in custody and resignations continue to dog the administration. Emile talks to David Smith, head of The Guardian's Washington bureau.

A sign is displayed at the National Archives building that is closed because of a US government shutdown in Washington, DC, on December 22, 2018. - AFP

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