News With Ed -- November 18, 2016
Meet General Flynn: Why the tough-talking general riles the media
President-elect Donald Trump has offered the job of CIA director to Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kansas), Attorney General to Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama), and National Security Advisor to retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn, the transition team has confirmed. Ed Schultz, host of ‘News With Ed,’ presents a brief history of General Flynn’s career.
Sessions’ accession: Senator who lost job in courts for ‘racism’ now Trump’s AG
President-elect Donald Trump has offered the job of Attorney General to Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama). A controversial figure, Sessions made a failed bid to become a US District Court judge in 1986 after being nominated by President Ronald Reagan and more recently expressed his support for Trump’s plan to ban Muslim refugees and immigrants. RT America’s Lindsay France has more.