PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Haspel nomination advances to full Senate vote

Clip: 05/16/2018 | 5m 38s Video has closed captioning.

In the news wrap Wednesday, Gina Haspel moved a step closer to confirmation as President Trump's nominee to lead the Central Intelligence Agency. The Senate Intelligence Committee voted 10 to five behind closed doors to approve her nomination. Also, President Trump modified his calls to ease sanctions against Chinese tech giant ZTE.

Aired: 05/16/18

Rating: NR

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