March 11, 2019: Hour 2

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President Trump released a new budget proposal on Monday, which includes more than $8 billion to fund a border wall, increases military spending and slashes domestic programs. But the proposal is only a political document with little sway in Congress. Here & Now's Robin Young gets the latest from NPR national political correspondent Mara Liasson. Also, Peter O'Dowd talks to pilot Dennis Tajer about the Boeing 737 Max 8 plane crash in Ethiopia that killed all 157 people on board. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's March 11, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on March 11, 2019.


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