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Lawrence: Trump breaks Mueller promise as 'noose is tightening'

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:02pm

President Donald Trump walked back his "100%" commitment to participate in an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller, saying "we'll see what happens." Lawrence O'Donnell looks at what’s happened that could cause Trump to reconsider.

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Exclusive: Lawyer who deposed Trump speaks out

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 8:55pm

Trump backs off a promise to interview behind closed doors with Bob Mueller. Attorney Elizabeth Lee Beck deposed Trump in a 2011 real estate case. Lee reveals what Trump is like under oath and responds to Trump calling her “disgusting” during the...

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Trump ambassador to The Netherlands has rough first day

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 8:55pm

Pete Hoekstra's first day as Trump's ambassador to the Netherlands started off well, with a ride in a fancy carriage and meeting the king. But then he met the Dutch press.

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Revealed: Secretive buyers behind Trump’s $35M real estate surge

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 8:53pm

Before Trump entered politics, only 4% of his company's real estate buyers hid their identities with shell companies. Now it's spiked to 70%. The USA Today’s Nick Penzenstadler joins The Beat with his exclusive report.

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Billionaire donor: Trump is “dangerous to the American people”

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 8:52pm

Trump’s ugly falling out with Steve Bannon ignites a feud inside the right-wing. Tom Steyer, billionaire Democratic donor and the man behind the "Need to Impeach" campaign, says democrats must ride a 2018 wave and they can’t take Trump’s “word as his...

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How likely is a 25th Amendment removal of a president?

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 8:50pm

A principal in the effort to pass the 25th Amendment discusses the possibility of it being used to remove President Trump from office.

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Trump: 'Great reviews' of my amazing performance

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 8:47pm

President Trump brags about how well he did in a televised meeting on immigration - but his base sure doesn't sound too impressed.

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Matthews: Trump raised the sleaze in public life

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 8:01pm

Chris thinks that Trump has raised the sleaze in our country's public life every moment since he first entered into it.

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Leon Panetta: Trump is erratic and unpredictable

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 7:34pm

In his new book, "Fire and Fury," Wolff paints a picture of an isolated president, treated like a child. Leon Panetta breaks down his experience working with previous administrations.

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Trump plays down prospect of Mueller interview

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 7:12pm

Trump insists that no evidence of collusion has been found, though investigators have issued no such conclusion.

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Dem Strategist: Dems concerned about too much focus on impeachment

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 6:55pm

Fmr. Clinton, Obama comms dir. Jenn Palmieri on upcoming midterm elections & implications for Trump

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What the White House transcript correction really reveals

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 6:33pm

WSJ white house correspondent Eli Stokols on the White House immigration meeting transcript correction

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GOP Strategist: Trump's lawyers trying to protect him from himself

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 6:33pm

Steve Schmidt on Trump’s potential sit down with Robert Mueller

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Will Mueller, Trump meeting come down to a grand jury subpoena?

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 6:32pm

WaPo columnist Eugene Robinson on likely hood of Trump sitting down with special counsel Robert Mueller

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Trump wavering on meeting with Mueller ?

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 6:31pm

NBC’s Ken Dilanian on Trump’s evolving answer on meeting with the special counsel

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Schiff: GOP attacks on FBI are 'profound distraction'

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 6:22pm

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) talks to Chuck Todd about the House Intelligence Committee's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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Will Republicans support Joe Arpaio for Senate?

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 5:34pm

Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) joins MTP Daily to talk about Joe Arpaio's chances for the Arizona Senate seat, and the Justice Department's shift in prosecuting marijuana laws.

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Wednesday's Mini-Report, 1.10.18

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 5:30pm

Today's edition of quick hits.

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Wittes: 'Inconceivable' that Mueller would not speak with Trump

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 5:20pm

Ben Wittes discusses the latest on the Russia investigation on MTP Daily.

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Wittes: Trump doesn't have much 'negotiating room' in Mueller investigation

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 5:12pm

Lawfare Editor Ben Wittes tells Chuck it’s “inconceivable that Mueller would close this investigation without talking to the president.”

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