There’s a provision hidden in the Republican tax bill that will lift a 40-year ban on ANWR. Environmental groups, the oil industry, and Native American communities have been fighting over the land for decades. To talk more about this, RT America’s Ed Schultz is joined by conservation biologist and author Dr. Reese Halter.

Ed Schultz is an American television and radio host, a liberal political commentator, and a former sports broadcaster. He was the host of The Ed Show, a weekday news talk program on MSNBC, and The Ed Schultz Show, a talk radio show, nationally syndicated by Dial Global. Ed has won three Eric Sevareid Awards and has managed and been lead talent for a broadcast team that has won two Marconis and a prestigious Peabody Award. Ed has been named one of the top ten radio hosts in the country by Talkers Magazine for a number of years. Ed Schultz has been a nominee by Syndicated News/Talk Personality of the year by Radio & Records.