NLS – 01/02/2019 – Wednesday

The Neal Larson Show kicks off 2019 with a discussion about newly elected Utah Senator Mitt Romney’s op-ed in The Washington Post criticizing President Trump’s character stating, “the president has not risen to the mantle of his office.” Steve Yates, former White House┬áDeputy National Security Adviser to former Vice President Dick Cheney, responds to the op-ed and discusses the future of international trade policy in the 2019 Trump administration.

Yates also explains a recent declaration by China’s leader Xi Jinping that Taiwan’s independence is, “a dead end,” and his perspective on Taiwan’s current standing with the Chinese.