PBS NewsHour

What's going on with the stock market?

Clip: 12/24/2018 | 7m 7s

U.S. stocks plunged again after markets finished their worst trading week since the 2008 financial crisis. The drop came after President Trump criticized the Federal Reserve on Twitter and Steve Mnuchin attempted to calm investors, instead causing more concern. Annie Lowrey of The Atlantic joins William Brangham to put the bear market into perspective amid a “general sense of chaos” in Washington.

Aired: 12/24/18

Rating: NR

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