It’s time for our weekly news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the big stories of the week with a rotating panel of journalists and news watchers. This week, our discussion topics include:
- President Obama’s Sunday address to the nation from the Oval Office.
- Donald Trump calling for restrictions on Muslims entering the U.S.
- Time Magazine’s selection of Angela Merkel as Person of the Year
- Senior staff applying for buyouts at the Oregonian
- Ryan Haas: News content manager for OPB News
- Sarah Mirk: Online editor of Bitch Media
- Doug Badger: Managing partner of Quinn Thomas Public Affairs