PBS NewsHour

Virginia governor denies he is in racist photo

Clip: 02/02/2019 | 4m 37s Video has closed captioning.

Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam reversed course on Saturday and denied he is one of the people in a racist photo in his 1984 medical school yearbook. Despite demands for his resignation from members of his own party, Northam said he would not step down. Annie Linskey, a reporter for The Washington Post, joins Hari Sreenivasan from Richmond, Virginia to discuss.

Aired: 02/02/19

Rating: NR

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