Ringside Politics – Aug. 29th, 2017.

August 29, 2017 | By | Reply More

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere

Today’s Hot Topics:

1)President Trump said Tuesday that “all options are on the table” after North Korea launched a missile over Japan, an act that instantly renewed tensions in the region just days after the regime appeared to be backing down from threats against the U.S. and its allies.

2)A family of six trying to escape the floodwaters produced by Harvey has been counted among the 14 victims who died in the historic storm, authorities said.The four children and their great-grandparents died Sunday afternoon when Samuel Saldivar, the driver of the van, attempted to pick them up amid the flooding, his sister-in-law Virginia Saldivar told the Associated Press. At one point, a strong current swept the van away and into the Greens Bayou.

3)Catastrophic flooding in Texas impedes rescues
At least three staff members at Pastor Joel Osteen’s Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, had to be rescued from their homes while several others experienced flooding due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey.

-Fox News

Today’s Guests:

1) Steve Sabulodowsky of Bayou Buzz joins the show in the third hour to discuss today’s hot topics, and more.

2) Ashton O’ Dwyer, former attorney, joins the show to discuss several issues in New Orleans, including telling his story on a Katrina controversy.

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