PBS NewsHour

Can mayor's resignation offer Baltimore a chance to rebuild?

Clip: 05/02/2019 | 4m 7s

Baltimore has acquired a reputation for corruption, illustrated recently by Mayor Catherine Pugh, who resigned over allegations she had inappropriately taken payment in exchange for political favors. But the more ominous threats confronting the city, such as rampant crime and poverty, persist. Amna Nawaz talks to ProPublica’s Alec MacGillis about what could be a “fresh start” for Baltimore.

Aired: 05/02/19

Rating: NR

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