Shane Ortega, U.S. Army and U.S. Marines veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's abrupt announcement banning transgender people from serving in the U.S. military, even as they are already openly doing so.
Sue Fulton, U.S. Army veteran and founding member of OutServe, and Allison Jaslow, executive director of IAVA, talk with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's surprise attack on transgender U.S. service members and how his new policy might be implemented.
Rachel Maddow reports on the Department of Justice accusing a former Paul Manafort associate of being a Russian mobster while Donald Trump's pick for Justice Department’s criminal division, Brian Benczkowski, discloses that he previously represented...
Donald Trump donated his salary for the second quarter of 2017 to the Department of Education – after calling for over $9 billion in cuts to the department’s budget.
The CBO reports the so-called 'Skinny Repeal' of Obamacare would leave 16 million more Americans uninsured by 2026 and increase premiums by 20% more on average.
'To have a president who never served,' said Sen. Tammy Duckworth, 'but instead got what, 4, 5 deferments to avoid service in Vietnam be a guy to question someone else's patriotism because of their gender identity is sickening.'
'Not only would we be consumed in impeachment proceedings,' says Rep. Jim Himes, 'but we would have right-wing militias on the south lawn of the White House with touches in their hands.'
Trump hasn't been afraid to go after members of his own party to pass the healthcare bill.
It's not clear what prompted the sudden announcement, but the decision caught the Pentagon off guard.
Tonight, we're watching a civil war between mostly southern senators loyal to the man from Alabama as he challenges the President loudly trying to dump him.
Former New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson tells Ari Melber that President Trump is just “playing to the base” when he beats up on the paper.
Author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz joins Ari Melber to break down what Google’s “digital truth serum” reveals about America.
Professors Jack Balkin and Daniel Bonevac spar over Donald Trump’s constant shattering of presidential norms.
Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) tells Ari Melber that President Trump is behaving like a “classic bully” in the debate over health care.
In case you missed it… on this day in 1908, the Roosevelt administration created a force of investigators that has turned into what we now call the FBI.