News With Ed -- October 13, 2016
GOP Coup? Republican lawmakers contemplate withdrawing support for Trump
Every elected Republican is making a political calculation regarding Donald Trump: Is it necessary to support the nominee given recent controversies? How will it play with their constituents? It’s an unprecedented turn of events for any presidential candidate this late in the election season. John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for The Nation magazine, joins ‘News With Ed’ to talk about what lawmakers on the Republican side are saying.
$15 minimum wage, taxes and TPP: Economic advisers to Clinton and Trump spar
Economic advisers for both parties went head-to-head today at Washington DC’s National Press Club. RT America’s Manila Chan has the story – and comments which will be of particular interest to the American working public.