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Panetta: Trump’s threat against democracy still very real

Clip: 07/15/2021 | 6m 24s | Video has closed captioning.

“Fears and suspicions” about how far former President Trump would have gone to remain in power are still alive, says former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta. New revelations that Pentagon leaders were concerned Trump might try to use the armed forces to support his effort to stay in office leave the former defense official concerned about what could come next. Panetta speaks with Judy Woodruff.

Aired: 07/15/21

Rating: NR

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