This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: John Berman; White House: Jeff Zeleny) How The President's morning tweet caught everyone in the White House by surprise & the critical reaction to the decision after the commander-in-chief made the call on his own with many questions remaining discussed.
(Studio: John Berman) Earlier interview held with Representative Adam Kinzinger about the Syria decision. [KiNZINGER - offers views on his initial reaction to the news about leaving Syria immediately & it is wrong, on what Senator Rand Paul, a Libertarian, said about foreign policy.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen & "Black Flag: The Rise of Isis" author "Washington Post" reporter Jody Warrick about Trump & Syria. [GERGEN - offers views on the resulting split in the Republican Party after the Trump quick decision hat could elad to the Kurds being slaughtered: a victory for the other side, how the US is "turning tail" on its own friends.] [WARRICK - offers views on how ISIS is not yet defeated with signs of resurgence in Syria, what it means for Iraq.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin about Mueller & Stone. TOOBIN - offers views on the need for an official transcript of Stone's testimony to Congress in order to indict him, how Stone is a classic b.s. artist & how he has said he will cooperate: that President Nixon is STONE'S idol.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's Kirsten Powers & former Trump aide Marc Short about Trump, a shutdown & the wall. [SHORT - offers views on how the administration should focus on wall funding for new & repaired fencing.] [POWERS - offers views on how Trump has not gotten the money he wants for the wall: a good failure since he decided not to shut down the government.]
(Atlanta: Drew Griffin) The investigation in California into the cause of the Camp Fire that may have been caused by the state power company examined; scenes shown of burned homes in Napa; details given of the finding that 17 of 18 fires in 2017 were caused by Pacific Gas & Electric. [Napa resident Norma QUINTANA - describes what happened in the fire that took her house.] [Cal Fire deputy chief James ENGLE- links the fire to PG&E power lines.] [Baron & Budd attorney John FISKE- says PG&E caused these utility wildfires; states the companies have to change their practices to prevent these deadly fires.] A lengthy statement from PG&E defending its safety program for wildfires quoted. The review of the fire cases involving the PG&E with civil cases beginning discussed.
(Studio: John Berman, Chris Cuomo) How Giuliani's role with Trump is public relations not law, how Michael Cohen lied about it for a year & how the lying is what matters discussed.