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RFK's back channel with the Russians

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 3:34pm

In researching a book on RFK, Matthews became familiar with the back channel relationship his subject carried on with a Cold War figure named Georgi Bolshokov.

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As Russia scandal intensifies, Trump's attorn

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 2:31pm

For a while, Donald Trump's Russia scandal largely revolved around a core group of characters. The cast keeps growing and expanding.

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Trump to Interview John Pistole For FBI...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 1:50pm

President Trump is expected to interview John Pistole, former No. 2 at the FBI and previous head of the TSA, to take over as FBI director. NBC's Kristen Welker reports.

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Trump’s Personal Lawyer Asked for Info in...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 1:00pm

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s personal lawyer, confirms he has received requests for information from the Senate and House intelligence committees on the Russia investigation. NBC’s Hallie Jackson reports.

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Why Donald Trump is calling for the end...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 12:40pm

Trump wants Senate Republicans to scrap the legislative filibuster from existence for ridiculous reasons -- but there's a strategy at play here.

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Trump's tantrum over leaks comes with a...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 12:00pm

Donald Trump seems confused about what a "leak" is, and whether or not he likes it when they emanate from his White House.

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Trump's boasts on tax reform don't make...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 11:20am

Whenever Donald Trump uses the phrase "ahead of schedule," it's safe to assume his claims are at odds with reality.

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Trump's family takes new steps to blur...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 10:40am

The heads of the president's private-sector enterprise - his adult sons - are intervening in politics, urging his allies to do more to "help" the president.

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White House communications director quits...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 10:00am

As a general rule, one of the surest signs of a White House in crisis is when prominent aides start fleeing.

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Team Trump may not have the campaign document

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 9:20am

In the midst of an FBI investigation, members of Donald Trump's political operation deleted emails from what Politico described as private email servers.

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Carter: Brzezinski was one of the best I...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 8:43am

Former President Jimmy Carter discusses his national security advisor, Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski, and why he says no one in government was more loyal to him than Dr. Brzezinski.

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Trump World's defense of Jared Kushner is...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 8:40am

Top members of Donald Trump's administration have talking points to defend Jared Kushner's role in the Russia scandal. Their arguments are ridiculous.

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If Trump's trip was a 'home run,' I'd...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 8:00am

Donald Trump and his team were delighted with his first overseas trip as president. American allies abroad were far less impressed.

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Remembering the life and legacy of Dr....

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 7:53am

Top Talkers: The Morning Joe panel kicks off Tuesday's show discussing the life and legacy of former National Security Advisor to President Carter, Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski.

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Will Kushner's WH stabiliby change over...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 7:47am

Glenn Thrush and Robert Costa discuss new revelations about Jared Kushner's Russian relations and Kushner's influence on President Trump and the White House.

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How is Russia responding to latest US news?

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 7:28am

The Atlantic's Julia Ioffe discusses the fallout from President Trump's first foreign trip, Jared Kushner and how Russia is responding to these headlines.

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Laying out the blockbuster Trump-Russia...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 6:50am

Mika Brzezinski lays out the non-stop blockbuster Trump-Russia reports from the past three weeks.

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Dr. Brzezinski and his life on the world...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 6:25am

Mika remembers the remarkable life and legacy of her father, former National Security Advisor Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski, from his birth in Poland to becoming one of the top minds in foreign policy.

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'This was a disaster': Trump's first...

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 6:11am

Top Talkers: The panel discusses Donald Trump's first overseas trip, why it wasn't a success and why Trump was a 'bull in a China shop' when it came to meeting with European leaders.

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Honoring the life and legacy of Dr....

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 6:01am

Top Talkers: The Morning Joe panel kicks off Tuesday's show discussing the life and legacy of former National Security Advisor to President Carter, Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski.

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