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Army colonel calls nominee for vice chairman’s job a liar

Clip: 07/30/2019 | 11m 16s Video has closed captioning.

After the confirmation hearing for Gen. John Hyten, the four-star general nominated to be vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Col. Kathryn Spletstoser held an impromptu press conference outside the Senate Armed Services Committee and reiterated her accusation that Hyten had sexually assaulted her, and is lying about it. William Brangham talks to Don Christensen and Rachel VanLandingham.

Aired: 07/30/19

Rating: NR

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