News With Ed -- July 26, 2016
TPP ‘unimaginably unpopular’ at DNC convention
Donald Trump is leading Hillary Clinton by less than one percent in the latest poll. What can the Clinton’s do at the convention to boost themselves in the polls? John Nichols, correspondent for The Nation magazine, joins ‘News with Ed’ and says that Bill Clinton should avoid talking about trade at this convention because TPP is ‘unimaginably unpopular’ in The City of Brotherly Love.
Maryland spending less on education and more on prisons
A new report focusing on Maryland shows that spending on corrections is three times greater than K-12 education spending. In the state of Maryland, spending on prisons and jails has doubled over the past three decades. RT America’s Ashlee Banks has the report.