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CNN’s Athena Jones reports.”},{“title”:”Trump told CBP head he’d pardon him if sent to jail”,”duration”:”03:02″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/04/12/trump-cbp-head-pardon-immigration-law-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/04/12/trump-cbp-head-pardon-immigration-law-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190409014533-file-trump-border-wall-01-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/04/12/trump-cbp-head-pardon-immigration-law-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”During President Donald Trump’s visit to the border at Calexico, California, a week ago, where he told border agents to block asylum seekers from entering the US contrary to US law, the President also told the commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, Kevin McAleenan, that if he were sent to jail as a result of blocking those migrants from entering the US, the President would grant him a pardon, senior administration officials tell CNN.”,”descriptionText”:”During President Donald Trump’s visit to the border at Calexico, California, a week ago, where he told border agents to block asylum seekers from entering the US contrary to US law, the President also told the commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, Kevin McAleenan, that if he were sent to jail as a result of blocking those migrants from entering the US, the President would grant him a pardon, senior administration officials tell CNN.”},{“title”:”Pompeo: Decision to cut aid makes perfect sense”,”duration”:”02:27″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/04/12/central-american-aid-secretary-mike-pompeo-lead-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/04/12/central-american-aid-secretary-mike-pompeo-lead-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190412163001-secretary-mike-pompeo-lead-intv-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/04/12/central-american-aid-secretary-mike-pompeo-lead-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended the Trump administration’s decision to cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras during an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper.”,”descriptionText”:”Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended the Trump administration’s decision to cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras during an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper.”},{“title”:”Trump: We can release ‘unlimited supply’ of immigrants”,”duration”:”02:55″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/04/12/donald-trump-plan-undocumented-migrants-sanctuary-cities-retribution-collins-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/04/12/donald-trump-plan-undocumented-migrants-sanctuary-cities-retribution-collins-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190412171726-donald-trump-plan-undocumented-migrants-sanctuary-cities-retribution-collins-dnt-tsr-vpx-00001723-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/04/12/donald-trump-plan-undocumented-migrants-sanctuary-cities-retribution-collins-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Donald Trump declared he is “strongly looking” at the idea of u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2019/04/11/politics/immigrant-detainees-sanctuary-cities/index.html” target=”_blank”>releasing “an unlimited supply” of undocumented immigrants into sanctuary citiesu003c/a> as political retribution against Democrats. 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CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/ariane-de-vogue-profile” target=”_blank”>Ariane de Vogueu003c/a> has the details.”},{“title”:”Reporter: Ivanka believes her dad is ‘good and only good'”,”duration”:”02:30″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/04/12/ivanka-trump-image-atlantic-profile-dnt-bennett-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/04/12/ivanka-trump-image-atlantic-profile-dnt-bennett-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180726135146-ivanka-trump-iowa-07262018-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/04/12/ivanka-trump-image-atlantic-profile-dnt-bennett-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”A profile in The Atlantic sheds light on White House senior adviser and first daughter Ivanka Trump’s role in the Trump administration. CNN’s Kate Bennett reports.”,”descriptionText”:”A profile in The Atlantic sheds light on White House senior adviser and first daughter Ivanka Trump’s role in the Trump administration. 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once. “},{“title”:”O’Rourke felt frustrated with Vanity Fair cover quote”,”duration”:”01:31″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/04/12/beto-orourke-intv-frustrated-with-vanity-fair-cover-quote-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/04/12/beto-orourke-intv-frustrated-with-vanity-fair-cover-quote-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190412141443-beto-orourke-02-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/04/12/beto-orourke-intv-frustrated-with-vanity-fair-cover-quote-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”In an interview with CNN’s David Axelrod, Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke said he felt frustrated over the quote Vanity Fair chose to run on their cover of him. “,”descriptionText”:”In an interview with CNN’s David Axelrod, Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke said he felt frustrated over the quote Vanity Fair chose to run on their cover of him. “},{“title”:”Buttigieg on Pence: I’m critical of bad policies”,”duration”:”01:00″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/04/12/pete-buttigieg-pence-faith-ellen-sot-es-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/04/12/pete-buttigieg-pence-faith-ellen-sot-es-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190412051653-pete-buttigieg-ellen-04122019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/04/12/pete-buttigieg-pence-faith-ellen-sot-es-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg tells Ellen DeGeneres he has a problem with religion being used as a justification to harm people, particularly in the LGBTQ community.”,”descriptionText”:”Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg tells Ellen DeGeneres he has a problem with religion being used as a justification to harm people, particularly in the LGBTQ community.”},{“title”:”Clapper: Barr threw intel community under the bus”,”duration”:”02:04″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/04/12/james-clapper-william-barr-trump-campaign-spy-claim-sot-cpt-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/04/12/james-clapper-william-barr-trump-campaign-spy-claim-sot-cpt-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190411235607-james-clapper-4-11-2019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/04/12/james-clapper-william-barr-trump-campaign-spy-claim-sot-cpt-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper talks to CNN’s Chris Cuomo about Attorney General William Barr’s suggestion that Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign was spied on.”,”descriptionText”:”Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper talks to CNN’s Chris Cuomo about Attorney General William Barr’s suggestion that Donald 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responds to reporting that the Trump administration pressured the Department of Homeland Security to release immigrants detained at the southern border into so-called sanctuary cities in part to retaliate against political opponents.”,”descriptionText”:”During a CNN town hall, Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro responds to reporting that the Trump administration pressured the Department of Homeland Security to release immigrants detained at the southern border into so-called sanctuary cities in part to retaliate against political opponents.”},{“title”:”Jeffrey Toobin on proposed policy: This is 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