NBC Evening News for Saturday, May 11, 2019
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(White House: Matt Bradley) The visit by acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan to the US-Mexico border after the US diverted money from the war in Afghanistan to border barriers building featured; scenes shown of Shanahan in McAllen, Texas. [Aug. 31, 2018, TRUMP - promises to build a great wall.] [SHANAHAN - speaks about the Pentagon budget.] The Democratic reaction to Pentagon politics noted; tweet from Senator Dick Durbin quoted. [Johns Hopkins University strategic studies dir. Mara KARLIN@- questions this use of funds.]
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