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PBS NewsHour full episode December 9, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode December 9, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: the origins of the Russia inquiry. The Department of Justice releases its findings on the investigation that became the Mueller report. Then: DANIEL GOLDMAN, Democratic Counsel: We are here today because Donald J. Trump, the 45th president of the United States, abused the power …

From spy to president: The rise of Vladimir Putin

From spy to president: The rise of Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin has been ruling Russia since 1999. In that time he’s shaped the country into an authoritarian and militaristic society. He successfully invaded two of Russia’s neighbors and strengthened ties with Syria and Iran. He’s intent on pushing back against the Western world order… and it appears to be working. [Vladimir Putin, 17 years …