Jeff Schapiro joins WCVE's Craig Carper foe this week's political analysis. Topics discussed include President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Accord, the fight between Nothrop Grumman and Virginia over a computer-services contract, and the death of former Virgina GOP Chairman Pat Mullins in a car crash over Memorial Day weekend.
Jeff Schapiro joins 88.9 WCVE’s Craig Carper for this week’s political analysis.
Topics discussed include the blocking of President Trump’s travel ban by a Richmond court, McAuliffe’s pardon of an illegal immigrant facing deportation after a traffic arrest, and a proposal for removing all Confederate monuments.
On Tuesday (5/23), President Donald Trump unveiled his budget for the 20-18 Fiscal Year, and without delay, as expected, politicians and others affected by programs he’s cutting have lined up to ask, why?
Jeff Schapiro joins WCVE's Craig Carper for this week's political analysis. Topics discussed include the current poll results for Virginia's gubernatorial race, current Governor McAuliffe's executive order on control of carbon emissions, and Virginia Representative Bob Goodlatte's influence on the investigation into the Trump campaign.
Virginia Senator Tim Kaine says Donald Trump should respond to the allegations that he fired FBI Director James Comey for refusing to halt an inquiry into Russian matters.
“It’s getting very, very close to a classic obstruction of justice case.” That’s Kaine, joining a growing Congressional chorus, mostly Democrats, seeking a special prosecutor.
“We have to get to the bottom of it,” said Kaine.
The White House denies the allegations.