The Issue Is: Rep. Ted Lieu, Katrina vanden Heuvel, Stephen Cohen

This week - political earthquake! An extraordinary national spectacle announcing a sitting president is a liar and more on live TV by a disbarred lawyer whose testimony triggered furious reaction. Was Michael Cohen's testimony before congress the first hearing of the impeachment process?

And what about that summit with North Korea? Congressman Ted Lieu, member of the Foreign Affairs and Judiciary Committee, gives his input.

Also, this week's panel - radio star Heidi Hamilton, former L.A. mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, and broadcaster and media professor Pete Weitzner.

Plus, the husband and wife power couple who manage to keep romance alive despite completely different political views. Elex sits down with Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor and publisher of "The Nation," and Stephen Cohen who has written columns for "The Nation" about and putting his work together in a new book.

"The Issue Is:" with Elex Michaelson airs every Friday at 10:30 p.m. on FOX 11 Los Angeles.

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