News With Ed -- November 29, 2016
Trump appoints Obamacare critic to head Dept. of Health & Human Services
Donald Trump has appointed the head of the House Budget Committee, Tom Price, as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. To discuss the implications of this appointment, communications director for the American Conservative Union Ian Walters and New York City Councilmember Jumaane Williams join “News with Ed.” Walters says that “20,000 people getting kicked off Obamacare is not realistic” and that it will likely be replaced with a “public-private partnership.”
‘Alarming attack on journalism & the truth at Standing Rock’ – Josh Fox
Many journalists and filmmakers covering the Dakota Access Pipeline protests have been targeted by police simply for documenting the story. To discuss, documentary filmmaker Josh Fox joins “News with Ed” and says there is “indiscriminate and unjust violence coming out of Morton County Sheriff’s Department” in North Dakota.