News with Ed - March 8, 2018
President Trump to meet with Kim Jong Un
In a major development in international relations, President Donald Trump has agreed to meet with Kim Jong Un. This comes after a letter was delivered from the North Korean leader to President Trump offering to engage in talks. RT America’s Ed Schultz is joined by Peter Kuznick, professor of history at American University, to discuss this further.
Debate: Will gun legislation in Florida set a new precedent?
In the wake of the Florida shooting, lawmakers have passed legislation allocating $67 million to arm and train school employees and provide funds to hire more school-based security officers. The provisions also allow for an increase in state funding for mental health care. For more on this, RT America’s Ed Schultz speaks with political commentator Ben Kissel and Republican grassroots strategist Scottie Nell Hughes.