Ed Schultz News and Commentary: Monday the 31st of August

Polls in Iowa have Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, within 7 points of Hillary Clinton among likely caucus goers. Author and Columnist Jonathan Alter joins Ed to discuss.

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Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced