Amb. John BoltonFormer National Security AdviserAmb. Bolton goes toe-to-toe with Larry O'Connor over the allegations and conclusions in his new memoir "The Room Where It Happened" about his tumultuous time in the Trump Administration. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
Former national security adviser John Bolton reacts to Pres. Trumps criticisms of his book, The Room Where It Happened, claims Trump told him Ukraine aid was tied to investigating Bidens, and defends his decision to not testify in the presidents impeachment hearings. In Hot Topics, the co-hosts discuss the FBI determining Bubba Wallace case was not the target of a hate crime, and more.
President Trump announced John Bolton will be his new National Security Advisor just as the White House prepares for historic talks with North Korea. Just last month, Bolton called for pre-emptive strikes on North Korea. In 2015, he endorsed war with Iran. Vox's Zack Beauchamp tells Sean Rameswaram about Bolton's controversial background and what it means to have a hawkish advisor seated next to the president. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices