News With Ed -- April 12, 2017
Almost as if Hillary Clinton had won with focus on regime change – fmr diplomat
The US has hinted it may take action on its own in Syria, unless the UN Security Council prevents the use of chemical weapons there. Meanwhile, during a joint news conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson repeated his claims that the US had information which “confirms that the US strikes against the Syrian troops were justified.” Former diplomat Jim Jatras joins 'News With Ed' to offer his insights.
DEBATE: Susan Rice – Russian spy hunter or cynical politician?
House and Senate intelligence committees are expanding their investigations into former National Security Advisor Susan Rice's activities during the 2016 presidential election. Rice faces allegations of politically motivated unmasking of names in the Trump campaign. Meanwhile, reports say the FBI received a FISA court warrant to conduct surveillance on the president's former campaign adviser Carter Page. Brian Keene, president of Smart Power, and conservative commentator Ernie White join 'News With Ed' to discuss.