Washington Report Podcast: US calls China 'irresponsible' amid claims of attack rehearsals around Taiwan

Three Taiwanese Air Force Mirage 2000-5 fighter jets taxi on the runway before take off at an airbase in Hsinchu, Taiwan, 07 August 2022. PHOTO: EPA

Synopsis: The Straits Times analyses the latest developments in the United States in this weekly podcast. 

Steve Okun, senior advisor, McLarty Associates, chats with Money FM 89.3's Elliott Danker.

They discuss China’s aggressive response to Nancy Pelosi’s Taiwan visit, raising fears among US allies and partners in the region such as the Philippines.

In addition, they talk about Senate's passing of the Democrats' $750 billion health care, tax and climate bill which is a significant victory for President Joe Biden and his party.

Produced by: Money FM's Breakfast Huddle team

Edited by: Nadhirah Kamarudin

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