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Joe: ‘The truth doesn’t matter to Donald...

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:17am

Joe says reality doesn’t seem to matter to the White House but that could soon change with the appointment of Robert Mueller as Special Counsel.

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Joe reveals his call with President Trump

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:17am

Joe shares a story about a phone call he received from President Trump just days after the inauguration and what he told the new Commander-in-Chief.

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Report: President Trump tells Michael...

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:14am

Michael Isikoff of Yahoo News says the former National Security Advisor was in contact with President Trump long after he was fired from his White House position.

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Culture Clash: President Trump and James...

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:11am

New York Times reporter Michael Schmidt details his new front-page story on the former FBI Director’s discomfort with President Trump’s repeated inquiries about the investigation into Russia.

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Is Russia investigation becoming a...

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:11am

The Morning Joe Panel discuss deputy A.G. Rod Rosenstein’s briefing to the U.S. Senate and signs the federal inquiry is deepening.

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In Russia scandal, Trump looks out for...

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:00am

Donald Trump's new strategy in the Russia scandal: create an every-man-for-himself dynamic in which he's personally protected.

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Trump reportedly wants Mike Flynn back in...

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 11:33pm

Spicer is out? Trump wants Flynn back? Mike Pence is being kept out of the loop? MSNBC's Brian Williams looks a the flurry of White House reports with Ali Velshi & Matthew Nussbaum.

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Is it time for Donald Trump to lawyer up?

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 11:20pm

With a special counsel now over the FBI's Russia probe, is it time for the president to turn to his own lawyers? Fmr. Clinton attorney Bob Bennett & fmr. DOJ Spokesman Matt Miller react.

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Report: Comey tried to blend in with W.H....

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 11:02pm

A New York Times report about Comey's unease with Pres. Trump states that Comey tried to use a blue suit and stand in front of the curtains in the Blue Room to avoid Trump in January.

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Report: More memos detail Comey's unease...

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 11:01pm

The New York Times confirms the existence of multiple memos written by fired FBI boss James Comey as the president calls the Russia investigation a 'witch hunt.' Our political panel reacts.

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Why Trump keeps contact with investigation...

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 10:36pm

Fmr. Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and fired National Security Advisor Michael Flynn are reportedly targets of the Russia investigation – so why does Trump want to maintain contact with them both? Indira Lakshmanan and Ken Vogel join Lawrence O...

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Was Trump team building a backchannel with...

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 10:24pm

Reuters reports that Trump campaign advisers had at least 18 previously undisclosed calls and emails with Russians during the campaign and sought a back channel with Vladimir Putin. Ned Price and Steve Clemons join Lawrence O'Donnell.

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Trump baffles attorneys with sudden firing

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:56pm

Paul Fishman, former U.S. attorney, talks with Rachel Maddow about the unexpectedly abrupt nature of the Donald Trump administration's firing of all of the U.S. attorneys.

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Trump firing of attorneys contrary to plan

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:50pm

Rachel Maddow reviews all of the reports and outward indications that the Donald Trump adminitration intended to keep existing attorneys general, at least temporarily, only to end up abruptly firing them all at once.

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New light on Trump camp Russian contacts

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:40pm

Jonathan Landay, D.C. national security correspondent for Reuters, talks with Rachel Maddow about his new reporting into at least 18 contacts between members of the Trump campaign and Russians.

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False denials from Pence continue to stack up

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:18pm

Rachel Maddow looks at the many times Mike Pence has denied something about the Donald Trump team only to be proven wrong by further reporting, leaving Pence with a lot of explaining to do.

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Reported Trump pressure on Comey improper

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:10pm

Matt Miller, former Department of Justice spokesperson, talks with Rachel Maddow about the rules surrounding the kind of pressure Donald Trump is reported to have put on James Comey and the responsibility Comey had to report it.

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Comey recounted pressure from Trump: NYT

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:00pm

Michael Schmidt, reporter for The New York Times, talks with Rachel Maddow about his reporting on new details of the Trump administration putting inappropriate pressure on James Comey over investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia.

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Trump’s bodyguard reveals Mattis’ phone...

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 8:43pm

Lost in the stunning White House revelations over the past week was another embarrassing White House disclosure.

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What did Pence Know About Flynn?

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 8:32pm

What did Pence Know About Flynn?

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