This Weekend's Program (Oct 26-27, 2013)

Bob Edwards Weekend, October 26-27, 2013


Doyle McManus, Washington columnist for the Los Angeles Times, joins Bob to discuss the latest political news.

Ray Suarez is the former chief correspondent for PBS NewsHour. His new book, Latino Americans, is a comprehensive look at that culture’s 500-year history and how Latinos have shaped this country.

Then, the latest installment of our ongoing series This I Believe.


After 9/11, a small group of officials were tasked with using the financial powers of the United States government to find and dismantle illegal financial supply chains used by terrorists.  Author Juan Zarate explores one of the least-examined strategies in the war on terror with his new book Treasury’s War: The Unleashing of a New Era of Financial Warfare.

Ashley Monroe is one of the three members of the band “Pistol Annies,” along with Miranda Lambert and Angeleena Presley.  Monroe’s new solo album is titled Like a Rose and she joins Bob to talk about her life and her music.

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