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McDermott: ‘Growing appetite’ for impeachment of MO Gov.

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 8:22am

Today a judge rejected a bid to dismiss a criminal invasion of privacy charge against embattled Missouri Governor Eric Greitens. Greitens was indicted in February on a single felony count of invasion of privacy after allegedly trying to blackmail his

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RUDY GIULIANI JOINS TRUMP LEGAL TEAM

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 8:21am

New York City’s former Mayor joins the President’s legal team in hopes of wrapping up the Mueller probe in short order.

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COMEY MEMOS RELEASED

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 8:20am

The Morning Joe panel breaks down the new developments surrounding President Trump and his fired FBI Director.

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Trump's legal team adds Giuliani, moves...

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 8:00am

To hear Donald Trump tell it, "many lawyers and top law firms" are eager to represent him in the Russia case. Then why is he stuck with Rudy Giuliani?

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Trump often points out things he says 'people don't know'

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:56am

The Washington Post noted that Trump often points to things that most people 'don't know' or 'don't realize' - but in fact, the people he's speaking to do often know those things. We've compiled a long list of examples.

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Comey memo: Trump said 'the hookers thing' is nonsense

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:40am

Among the details in the memos James Comey wrote about his interactions with Trump that were leaked by Congress are a conversation Comey and Trump had about 'the hookers thing.' John Heilemann & Sam Stein react.

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Comey: I don't believe that Loretta Lynch did anything improper

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:19am

Former FBI Director James Comey talks with Rachel Maddow about worries he cited in his book, "A Higher Loyalty," about former Attorney General Loretta Lynch with regard to the Hillary Clinton e-mail investigation.

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Congress leaks Comey memos minutes after getting them from DOJ

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:15am

James Comey's memos detailing his take on his interactions with Pres. Trump leaked to the press and he responded to them live on MSNBC. Our panel breaks it all down.

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Comey: McCabe had authority to speak to press, didn't consult me

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:45pm

Former FBI Director James Comey explains to Rachel Maddow that Andrew McCabe, as his deputy director at the FBI has the authority to speak to the press, but did not consult him as he might have expected given the situation.

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Comey: Trump attacks on Andrew McCabe and wife 'shameful'

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:43pm

Former FBI Director James Comey talks with Rachel Maddow about what has happened to the FBI officials he briefed on his meetings with Donald Trump, including Andrew McCabe who has been the subject of attacks Comey calls "shameful."

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Rachel on memos: Comey's consistency is "powerful" evidence

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:30pm

Rachel Maddow sat down to interview James Comey live, Comey’s memos about his interactions with Donald Trump were released by the DOJ to House Republicans—and obtained by NBC News. Lawrence talks to Rachel about Comey’s extraordinary real-time...

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Comey recalls Trump threatening lawsuit over Steele dossier

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:25pm

Former FBI Director James Comey's memory is jogged when Rachel Maddow shows him a note by Dana Boente obtained exclusively by TRMS in which Boente records Comey telling him about Trump threatening a lawsuit related to the Christopher Steele dossier.

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Comey Memos: Trump, Putin & Prostitutes

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:24pm

Benjamin Wittes, Matt Miller and David Frum discuss James Comey's memos about his conversations with Donald Trump—including Comey’s memo that detailed what Trump said Putin told him about Russian prostitutes.

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Comey Memos: Fast Facts

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:22pm

NBC News Justice Correspondent Pete Williams gives Lawrence the rundown of what’s new and what matters in James Comey’s memos about his interactions with President Trump.

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Priebus raised question of whether Flynn was under surveillance

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:03pm

Former FBI Director James Comey talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's then-chief of staff Reince Priebus asking whether Mike Flynn was under FISA surveillance.

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Papadopoulos discussed getting Clinton e-mails from Russian govt.

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:41pm

Former FBI Director James Comey talks with Rachel Maddow about the revelation in his book that Donald Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos mentioned that the damaging Clinton e-mails he was getting were coming from the Russian government.

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Mike Flynn an awkward presence before dismissal from White House

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:33pm

Former FBI Director James Comey talks with Rachel Maddow about the treatment of Mike Flynn in the Donald Trump White House after he'd already been questioned by the FBI and warned about by the Justice Department and yet was still employed as Trump's

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Comey: Criticism of Carter Page FISA warrant 'a political deal'

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:25pm

Former FBI Director James Comey talks with Rachel Maddow about the FBI's actions when it came to members of the Donald Trump campaign who had been under investigation.

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Lawrence interviews Trump lawyer Jay Goldberg

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:58pm

Watch Lawrence’s full interview with Trump lawyer Jay Goldberg, who recently warned Donald Trump that Michael Cohen will not “stand up” for him and to fire deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

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Comey: Mueller investigation would be 'very hard to kill'

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:48pm

Former FBI Director James Comey talks with Rachel Maddow about how Rudy Giuliani's "imperial style" of leadership compares to Donald Trump's, and whether it would be possible for anyone to bring the Mueller investigation to a premature end.

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