Live daily at 7 a.m. ET, “Washington Journal” is a forum for leading journalists and public policy makers to discuss events and legislation. Guests discuss Congress' week ahead, redistricting in Arizona, and President Obama’s legacy.
Richard Norton Smith talked about interpretations of what President Obama’s legacy is and might be in the wake of recent Supreme Court decisions on same-sex marriage and health care, the mass-shooting in Charleston, and the president’s handling of the economy and foreign policy.
Former Chair of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Deborah Hersman discusses her group’s role in addressing key safety issues in the U.S., including distracted driving, workplace safety, and prescription drug overdoses.
The South Carolina State Senate convenes to debate whether to remove the Confederate flag from the Capitol grounds. South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley has called for the removal of the flag following the deadly Charleston church shooting.