News With Ed -- June 12, 2017
China opens 1st military base abroad
China dispatched members of its armed forces, the People’s Liberation Army, to its first overseas military base. It is located on the Horn of Africa and will support anti-piracy, humanitarian relief and UN peacekeeping missions. RT America’s Manila Chan has the story.
High crimes or hot air?
A new poll by Investor’s Business Daily shows Americans are skeptical of Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. Nearly half of respondents considered the investigation a “political witch hunt” and believe Mueller to have a “conflict of interest” in his friendship with fired FBI Director James Comey. LaDawn Jones, a former Georgia state representative, and Ed Martin, president of Eagle Forum, join “News with Ed” to discuss the US media’s anti-Trump “Russia-gate” narrative in light of the poll’s findings.