Roll Call's Jason Dick and Axios' Alayna Treene preview the week ahead in Washington and Rob Astorino, a member of President Trump's Re-Election Advisory Board, discusses the president's re-election strategy.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders held a rally just outside of Manhattan at Queensbridge Park in Long Island City, New York. In his first major campaign event since having a heart attack, he talked about Medicare-for-all, free public colleges and tuition, reforming the criminal justice system and combating climate change. He also thanked people for their support during his recent health issues, declaring "I am back." Introducing Sen. Sanders was Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), who officially endorsed the Senator's presidential campaign during the rally.
Brett McGurk, former special presidential envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS talks about how President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria will impact the region and national security at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) delivered remarks on foreign policy and national security at an event hosted by the Hudson Institute in Washington, DC. Sen. Murphy currently serves on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL) and former Obama national security council adviser Joshua Geltzer discuss the impeachment inquiry and the latest in Syria, and Defense News' Aaron Mehta discusses how U.S. troops are being used in Syria and Saudi Arabia.