News With Ed -- December 1, 2016
‘Standing Rock should be declared a national monument’ – Nebraska Democratic Party chair
There is a concern that fossil fuel energy projects may receive a new impetus under a Trump administration. To discuss, Chair of the Nebraska Democratic Party Jane Kleeb joins ‘News with Ed.’ Kleeb says the president-elect could cut oversight for new pipeline construction and that President Barack Obama should declare Standing Rock a national monument.
Vladimir Putin delivers state of the nation address
Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered his annual address to the Federal Assembly of Russia in Moscow. In his speech, Putin said Russia is ready to have a dialogue with international partners but will manage its own destiny. RT correspondent Daniel Hawkins has the report.