The Pentagon and intelligence chiefs are pushing to oust the director of the NSA, but Admiral Michael Rogers is apparently being considered for a post in the Trump administration.
Chinese President Xi Jinping is on his third trip to Latin America since taking office in 2013. With the Trans-Pacific Partnership looking like a no go and Donald Trump coming into office in January, is this the end of the Monroe Doctrine? Patrick Lawrence, writer and columnist, joins Becker to discuss what's next for China-Latin American cooperation.
Vice President-elect Mike Pence said on Sunday that the Trump administration will work on repealing Obamacare “out of the gate”, setting up a confrontation with Congressional Democrats, but even under Obamacare, huge insurance corporations dominate the system. Becker talks to Margaret Flowers, a pediatrician and advocate for single payer health care.
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