FRONTLINE: Zero Tolerance

Oct 22, 2019

In The Moment ... October 22, 2019 Show 684 Hour 2

When candidate Donald J. Trump ran for president, he was a political outsider who needed a key issue to rally Americans to his campaign. Meanwhile, Republican political outsiders Steve Bannon, Steven Miller, and Jeff Sessions were frustrated by how Republicans and Democrats were steadily working toward immigration reform. They saw an opportunity in a new candidate with a powerful voice.

A new FRONTLINE looks at how the Trump campaign and administration used the issue of immigration for political gain. FRONTLINE's Zero Tolerance airs Tuesday night at 9:00 Central/8:00 Mountain on SDPB-TV and online at

FRONTLINE producer Mike Wiser joins In The Moment for a preview of the new documentary.