PBS NewsHour

Why the GOP has a history of attracting populist views

Clip: 05/17/2022 | 7m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

If history is any guide, Republicans are poised to retake control of the House of Representatives after this year's midterm elections. But a battle is underway within the GOP about its beliefs and its future. Matthew Continetti, author of the new book, "The Right: The Hundred-Year War for American Conservatism," joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 05/17/22

Rating: NR

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