White House, CBC Differ on Whether Austin Bombings is Terrorism

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Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., right, speaks at a Congressional Tri-Caucus news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, on injustice and inequality in America. The Congressional Tri-Caucus is comprised of the Congressional Black Caucus, Congressional Hispanic Caucus and the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus. Also pictured from lef are, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, and Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
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Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., right, speaks at a Congressional Tri-Caucus news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, on injustice and inequality in America. The Congressional Tri-Caucus is comprised of the Congressional Black Caucus, Congressional Hispanic Caucus and the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus. Also pictured from lef are, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, and Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., right, speaks at a Congressional Tri-Caucus news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, on injustice and inequality in America. The Congressional Tri-Caucus is comprised of the Congressional Black Caucus, Congressional Hispanic Caucus and the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus. Also pictured from lef are, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, and Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Are the fatal bombings in Austin, Texas terrorism?  The White House says there is no nexus of terrorism at this time. But, others in Congress are saying yes. More from AURN White House correspondent April Ryan.

 

 

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