News With Ed -- April 20, 2017
Only thing Democrats & Republicans agree on is 'more war!' – fmr US senator
During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump signaled a willingness to work with Russia on a number of issues. But less than 100 days into his presidency, relations with our former Cold War nemesis are far from cordial. Former US Senator Lincoln Chafee (R-Rhode Island) joins “News with Ed” to discuss the future of US-Russia relations.
Trump all talk, hasn’t stepped up to help American workers – journalist
President Trump’s “Buy American, Hire American” message is easy for working families and wage-earners to embrace. But critics say that a mishandled application of the slogan might lead to economic disaster. John Nichols, Washington correspondent for The Nation, joins “News with Ed” to levy his critique of the doctrine.