News With Ed -- June 13, 2017
Sessions clears the air on Russia collusion
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions appeared before the Senate Intelligence Committee to testify about the firing of FBI Director James Comey and allegations of contacts between Russian officials and Trump campaign associates, including himself - flatly denying allegations of collusion. RT America's Manila Chan sat in on the hearing and has this report from Capitol Hill. Then, former CIA agent Jack Rice joins 'News With Ed,' calling on the president himself to testify.
The case for charter schools
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spoke to over 4,000 educators at the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools Conference in Washington, DC, praising the work of charters but stopping short of calling them the best or only option. For more on this, charter school advocacy director Luther Mercer joins 'News With Ed' to discuss.