On Wednesday’s show, Ed gives commentary and takes calls on the political news of the day.
On Monday’s show, Ed takes your calls on the situation in Syria and whether President Trump needs to get congressional authorization for any more military action.
President Trump invited the entire US Senate to the White House to discuss the situation in North Korea. Ed Schultz breaks down recent developments, with the USS Michigan arrived in Seoul, South Korea and the USS Carl Vinson continuing to sail to the Sea of Japan. North Korea has conducted a massive live fire drill in response. Then, former US diplomat Jim Jatras joins ‘News With Ed’ to discuss.
President Donald Trump chastised the UN Security Council for underperforming and called on it to “impose additional and stronger sanctions” on North Korea during a meeting with UNSC ambassadors at the White House. For more on this, former US Ambassador to the UN Bill Richardson joins ‘News With Ed’ to discuss.
On Sunday, President Trump tweeted about the proposed border wall with Mexico, reiterating that the US’s southern neighbor would be responsible for paying for it. Attorney General Jeff Sessions stuck to the message, telling media that there was “no doubt” Mexico would pay “one way or the other.” Brian Keane, president of Smart Power, and conservative commentator Dr. Gina Loudon join ‘News With Ed’ to discuss.