Ringside Politics – Sep. 5th, 2017.

September 5, 2017 | By | Reply More

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere

Today’s Hot Topics:

1) The Trump administration on Tuesday announced the “orderly wind down” of the Obama-era program that gave a deportation reprieve to illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children – putting pressure on Congress to come up with a replacement.

2) North Korea has been spotted at night moving a possible intercontinental ballistic missile towards its west coast, Reuters reported, citing a South Korean paper.The Asia Business Daily, citing an unnamed source, reported Tuesday that the rocket began its move on Monday. The report said that the rocket was being moved at night to avoid detection.

3) Hurricane Irma continued to strengthen Tuesday as an “extremely dangerous” Category 5 storm, prompting states of emergency in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Florida, sending residents to stores to prepare for the worst.

4) President Trump announced early Tuesday that he would allow Japan and South Korea to buy a “substantially increased” amount of sophisticated U.S. military equipment in the wake of the latest threat out of North Korea.

-Fox News

Today’s Guests:

1) Mike Weinberger of the Home Defense Foundation, as well as the Crime Safety Reporter newspaper, joins the program in the first hour to discuss several local issues in New Orleans.

2) Steve Sabulodowsky, Ringside All-Star,attorney, and publisher of Bayou Buzz joins the show in the second hour to discuss today’s hot topics, and more.

3) Cindy Nguyen, Candidate for New Orleans City Council District E #81 joins the show in the second hour to talk about her platform, and other issues in the city.

4) William Gheen of ALIPAC joins the show in the final segment for a discussion on DACA, and other immigration issues.

 

Category: Podcasts, Ringside Politics

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