Washington Journal 07/14/2018 Mercatus Center's Daniel Griswold & Brookings Institution's Joshua Meltzer discuss U.S. trade disputes with Canada, China and Mexico, and National Review's Robert VerBruggen discusses his piece on redefining disabilities.

  • Program Image
    7:00 AM EDT

    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines and social media were open for comments on the question, “Should Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) be abolished?” Several members of the House of Representatives sponsored a bill that would terminate ICE and transfer its functions to other agencies. ICE was created in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Roll Call’s Lindsey McPherson spoke by phone about the motivation behind to movement to abolish ICE. Portland Press Herald's Colin Woodard spoke by phone about what faces Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) as…

  • Program Image
    8:04 AM EDT

    Daniel Griswold and Joshua Meltzer on U.S. Trade Disputes

    Daniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes with Canada, China, and Mexico.

  • Program Image
    9:05 AM EDT

    Robert VerBruggen on Redefining Disability

    Robert VerBruggen talked about his recent National Review article, “Redefining Disability,” on the need to redefine the disability program. This program is part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.

  • Program Image
    9:33 AM EDT

    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the day.