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Thomas: Having more guns in anyone’s hands leads to more gun deaths

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 1:28pm

The Executive Director of Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence Robyn Thomas joins Ali Velshi and Stephanie Ruhle to discuss America’s gun laws: What works and what doesn’t.

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Florida shooting survivors head to Tallahassee: "Change needs to happen."

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 1:18pm

MSNBC's Tammy Leitner speaks to one of the Florida school shooting survivors heading to Tallahassee to talk to lawmakers about gun control.

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Here’s how the Russian ‘troll factory’ works

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 1:18pm

MSNBC’s Ali Velshi explains how the ‘internet research agency’ detailed in special counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment works.

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Allies abroad urged to ignore Trump's...

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:40pm

Americans have a message to the world: the position of the United States on key international issues is not what the president of the United States says it is.

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Fmr. Obama official: “No Regrets” about handling of Russia

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:33pm

Former NSC head Ned Price responds to Trump's tweets criticizing the Obama administration, for how they handled Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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Wired looks at Facebook's 'Two Years of Hell'

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:24pm

Last week, Morning Joe spoke with Wired's Nicholas Thompson on Mark Zuckerberg's struggle to fix Facebook's 'two years of hell.' We ran out of time on the show but kept the cameras rolling. Here is part two of our discussion.

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Photo captures Olympic skier flying high

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:14pm

A photographer captures a rare moment at the PyeongChang Olympics where a skier is soaring feet above the ground.

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Tuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 2.20.18

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:00pm

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.

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Trump helps put the spotlight back on his...

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:35am

Donald Trump seems eager to relitigate the fight over the women who've accused him of sexual misconduct. Perhaps the political world should oblige.

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How Pennsylvania's new districts could impact Congress

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:19am

After a lengthy court battle over gerrymandering, Pennsylvania's Supreme Court redrew the state's districts . MSNBC's Steve Kornacki explains how the new map could prove to be a big win for Democrats.

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Why Republicans and the US mainstream...

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:03am

The question is why Republicans, who ostensibly have to worry about elections, are going in one direction while the American mainstream goes in another.

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Mueller charges Russia-linked lawyer for false statements

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:50am

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has charged Alex Van Der Zwaan with lying to federal authorities about his conversations with former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates. Van Der Zwaan is expected to plead guilty in court on Tuesday. NBC’s Pete Williams explains

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PBS examines feud between Iran, Saudi Arabia

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:19am

A new two-part Frontline documentary looks at how the feud between Iran and Saudi Arabia has helped lead the region into chaos. Producer and reporter Martin Smith joins Morning Joe to discuss. Ayman Mohyeldin also joins the discussion.

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#GoodNewsRuhles: Nebraska middle school encourages morning hellos

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:16am

In an effort to spread positive feelings through the school, this Nebraska middle school is making sure everyone gets a special morning greeting.

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Despite reality, Trump insists he's been...

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:14am

When it comes to his record on Russia, Donald Trump says we should "just look at the facts." That's a great idea. Let's do exactly that.

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Trump Jr. to give policy speech during India "business trip"

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:13am

Donald Trump Junior is in India on a business trip, but with planned speeches with the prime minister. CNBC’s Ron Insana and The Washington Post’s Annie Gowen discuss the vague line between Trump’s businesses and Trump’s White House.

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NYT's Sorkin: Banks could step-up in gun control fight

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:11am

A New York Times report is floating the idea that if Washington won't act to control gun laws across the country, banks could. The author of that report Andrew Ross Sorkin joins Stephanie Ruhle.

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Mueller charges lawyer with lying about conversations with ex-Trump aide

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 9:40am

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has charged Russian lawyer Alex Van Der Zwaan with lying about text message conversations that he had with ex-Trump aide Rick Gates. Stephanie Ruhle and her panel discuss what this latest charge could mean in the ongoing...

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Indictment rings alarms on Facebook, so what can be done?

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 9:23am

The special counsel's indictment of Russian nationals from last week shows the central nature of Facebook as part of the meddling, and it also shows how ill-equipped the social media network was at preventing interference. Ramesh Srinivasan discusses.

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Trump's 'no foreign deals' pledge came with an asterisk

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 9:21am

As one observer noted, "Trump's company is literally selling access to the president's son overseas."

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