NPR logo Reporters' Roundtable

Reporters' Roundtable

In Florida, a life-sustaining feeding tube was re-inserted into a brain-damaged woman, despite the wishes of her husband. In Washington, D.C., partisan bickering erupts over the White House judicial nomination of Janice Rogers Brown, an African-American woman. The U.S. House and Senate are forcing a showdown with the White House over lifting travel restrictions to Cuba, and Atlanta's airport gets a name change. NPR's Tavis Smiley discusses these news headlines of the week with Elmer Smith, columnist with The Philadelphia Daily News, and Rochelle Riley, columnist with The Detroit Free Press.

We no longer support commenting on stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.