Wednesday on the NewsHour, a meeting between President Trump and congressional leaders ends abruptly, with the president calling it a “waste of time.” Plus: Leon Panetta and Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., talk about the political crisis, how the shutdown is paralyzing immigration courts, scientific research shuts down along with the government, virtual reality in medicine and how we talk about rape.
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WATCH TODAY’S SEGMENTS:
Trump's meeting with House Democrats is brief, contentious
News Wrap: Rosenstein may exit under new attorney general
Panetta: Prolonging shutdown is 'punishing innocent people'
Rep. Collins: Trump's 'looking out for the American people'
The shutdown’s ‘devastating impact’ on immigration courts
The many scientists whose work is stalled due to shutdown
Virtual reality gives patients a special pre-surgery 'tour'
Author says rape victims are more than ‘broken beings’