News With Ed -- September 18, 2017
Trump ‘going full swamp’ – fmr diplomat
President Donald Trump spoke to the UN General Assembly today, calling on world leaders to reform the UN’s bureaucracy and better share financial and military burdens. Meanwhile, the anti-interventionist Trump of the campaign trail is nowhere to be found, according to former US diplomat Jim Jatras.
GOP ‘setting themselves up for failure’ on healthcare reform – fmr congressman
Senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy voiced confidence in their healthcare bill, the GOP’s latest attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare. Democratic leaders say the bill is “meaner than ever” and “an intellectual and moral garbage truck fire.” Former Congressman Bob Barr (R-Georgia) joins “News with Ed” to offer his insights.