CarlsonCast April3--6am hour

Ratings for CNN's prime time line-up, including Anderson Cooper, pictured here are in a free fall since the decision from the special counsel, Robert Mueller, not to bring charges against President Trump for lack of evidence in the Russia collusion investigation.{ } FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2018 file photo, host Anderson Cooper attends the 12th annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute at the American Museum of Natural History, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

6am hour -- new revelations about human smuggling tactics at US/Mexico border, CNN's combined prime time ratings are lower than the single top rated Fox News show, Seattle hires a climate policy adviser from a decidedly left wing enviro group,

6:35am GUEST: retired US Army Lt. Col., author and strategic analyst, Ralph Peters, talks about sending US troops to protect southern border, how to respond to Russians intervening in Venezuela and the tenuous Brexit status; a CNN reporter overlooks a key part of the US Constitution.

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