The Heat: U.S. Politics

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Former U.S. President Donald Trump was back in a New York courtroom on Monday for the start of his so-called ‘hush money’ criminal trial. Attorneys for both the prosecution and the defense delivered their opening statements and a former publisher took the stand as the first witness.

Joining the discussion:

  • Rina Shah is a political commentator and CEO of Rilax Strategies.
  • Douglass Sloan is Principal of National Capitol Strategy Group and former Vice President of the DC, NAACP.
  • Eric Bolling is the host of “Eric Bolling The Balance” on Newsmax.
  • Jeffrey Swartz is a Professor of Criminal Law and Procedure at the Cooley Law School.