Politics Day

Aug 21, 2013

Reconciliation, military rule or civil war--the three possible paths for Egypt. What can, or should, the U.S. do in regards to the Egyptian crisis? 

Host Ben Kieffer along with political scientists Steffen Schmidt and Dave Peterson of Iowa State University discuss Egypt and other foreign policy challenges for the U.S.  Also, is Texas Senator Ted Cruz's Canadian citizenship a political liability?  And what does the move by some in the GOP to defund the Affordable Care Act mean for the future of Obamacare?