Issues in the News - Voice of America
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Prominent Washington correspondents discuss topics making headlines around the world.
||CleanMayhem at the Ballpark - Issues in the News - June 16, 2017||Moderator Barbara Slavin, Washington Correspondent for Al-Monitor.com, Tom DeFrank, Contributing Editor at National Journal, and Michael Williams, Contributor to CBS Radio discuss Special Counsel Mueller’s investigation of possible obstruction of justice by President Trump, US Senate voting on new sanctions on Russia, American student left in a coma for over a year released by North Korea, and mayhem at the ballpark where The House Majority Whip and others have been shot.||16 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJames Comey Testimony - Issues in the News - June 09, 2017||Moderator David Rennie, Washington Bureau Chief & Lexington Columnist for The Economist, Linda Feldmann, Washington Bureau Chief for the Christian Science Monitor, and Oren Dorell, Foreign Affairs Reporter for USA Today discuss a fired FBI Director Comey’s testimony about his conversations with President Trump, the rift between Qatar and four of America’s Sunni-Arab allies, UK and Iran terror attacks, and the outcome of the UK election.||9 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUS Withdraws from Paris Accord - Issues in the News - June 02, 2017||Moderator Fred Barnes, Executive Editor of The Weekly Standard, Laura Meckler, Staff Writer with the Wall Street Journal, and Oren Dorell, Foreign Affairs Reporter for USA Today discuss President Trump’s decision on the Paris Climate Accord, US – Germany rift over German trade tactics and defense spending, and Kabul bombing.||2 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanManchester Attack - Issues in the News - May 26, 2017||Moderator Barbara Slavin, Washington Correspondent for Al-Monitor.com, Michael Williams, Contributor to CBS Radio, and Philippe Gelie US Chief Correspondent for Le Figaro discuss Manchester terrorist attack, President Trump’s first overseas trip, and the US budget cuts.||26 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|