PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Biden defends controversial behavior toward women

Clip: 04/05/2019 | 3m 11s

In our news wrap Friday, former Vice President Joe Biden defended his displays of affection toward women and tried to defuse the criticism he’s taken over the issue. At least four women have said Biden made them uncomfortable with physical contact. Also, British Prime Minister Theresa May has requested an additional delay for the UK’s departure from the European Union, from April 12 to June 30.

Aired: 04/05/19

Rating: NR

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