The Bush Administration returns to federal court to defend a lawsuit against its warrantless surveillance program. And the handling of the Iraq war deepens debate over executive powers.

Guests

  • James Bamford author of "Body of Secrets,The Puzzle Palace,and "A Pretext for War."
  • Peter Baker reporter, The New York Times
  • David Rivkin attorney in private practice and former Justice Department official during the Reagan and George H.W. Bush administrations. Worked in the Office of the Vice President for Dan Quayle.

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Aug 26 2016Italy searches for survivors after a devastating earthquake. Turkey escalates its role in the fight against ISIS. And Colombia and the FARC rebels sign a peace treaty ending a half-century-long guerrilla war. A panel of journalists joins guest host Derek McGinty for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Friday, Aug 26 2016Donald Trump signals a shift in his stance on immigration. After another batch of emails, The Clinton Foundation says it will make changes if Hillary Clinton becomes president. And outrage over the skyrocketing cost of the EpiPen. A panel of journalists joins guest host Derek McGinty for analysis of the week's top national news stories.