PBS NewsHour

Military leaders were worried Trump might attempt a coup

Clip: 07/15/2021 | 5m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

Today the Washington Post published excerpts from a new book by reporters Carol Leonnig and Phil Rucker describing how U.S. military leaders, including Joint Chiefs Chairman Mark Milley, worried President Trump might call on the armed forces to decide the outcome of the 2020 election. Judy Woodruff discusses the latest revelations with Nick Schiffrin and Yamiche Alcindor.

Aired: 07/15/21

Rating: NR

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