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 2019-02-16 15:58 

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What exactly is Trump trying to protect the U.S. from with the wall?...

Watch a montage of President Trump sharing his stance on immigrants and his reasoning for building the wall....

 2019-02-16 14:16 

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Is Trump repeating Hannity talking points in national emergency presser?...

President Trump said conservative talk show hosts, "don't decide policy" after declaring a "national emergency" on the southern border, even though he echoed Fox News Sean Hannity talking points during his Rose Garden press conference....

 2019-02-16 04:57 

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Two Trump attorneys accused of lying to federal ethics officials...

Barbara McQuade, former U.S. attorney, talks with Rachel Maddow about the potential criminal liability of two of Donald Trump's attorneys who are accused by the House Oversight Committee of lying to the Office of Government Ethics about the hush money...

 2019-02-16 04:51 

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Manafort lies related to Mueller probe's 'undisputed core': judge...

Barbara McQuade, former U.S. attorney, talks with Rachel Maddow about what new light is shed by the transcript of hearing on whether Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort breached his plea agreement and what that now means in terms of h...

 2019-02-16 04:50 

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Developments in three Mueller-related cases advance Trump scandal...

Rachel Maddow reports on new insights stemming from Robert Mueller's sentencing memo on Paul Manafort, revelations about evidence in the Roger Stone case, and unexpected allegations against Donald Trump attorneys related to the Michael Cohen case, all...

 2019-02-16 04:50 

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Manafort hid Russian intel-tied contacts, faces decades of prison...

Rachel Maddow reports on the sentencing memo from Robert Mueller's prosecutors of Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, and notes that part of the reason Manafort now faces spending the rest of his natural life in prison is his li...

 2019-02-16 04:48 

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Trump declares a national emergency, then says he didn't need to declare it...

In his remarks declaring a national emergency at the border over his plan for a wall, Pres. Trump said, "I didn't need to do this, but I'd rather do it much faster." Our panel reacts....

 2019-02-16 04:36 

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Feds: We have Roger Stone's communications with Wikileaks and Guccifer 2.0...

Federal prosecutors say they have proof of Trump associate Roger Stone's communications with Wikileaks and Guccifer 2.0. Frank Figliuzzi, Jessica Roth, and Eric Tucker join to discuss....

 2019-02-16 04:34 

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Trump undermines emergency declaration as soon as he makes it...

Dahlia Lithwick, legal correspondent and senior editor at Slate, talks with Rachel Maddow about the myriad legal challenges Donald Trump's emergency declaration faces and the unforeseen hazards of the National Emergencies Act....

 2019-02-16 04:21 

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Judge slams Manafort for lies about dealings with prominent Russian...

Paul Manafort is facing up to a quarter century in jail in one case against him as a federal judge takes the fmr. Trump campaign boss to task. Frank Figliuzzi, Jessica Roth, and Eric Tucker join to discuss....

 2019-02-16 04:01 

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Trump gets a potential Republican primary challenger for 2020...

Former Republican Governor Bill Weld took the first official step toward challenging Trump in the 2020 Republican presidential primary. Ali Velshi discusses the possible impact on Trump's re-election with political expert Larry Sabato....

 2019-02-16 04:00 

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Trump faces lawsuit over national emergency...

Pres. Trump announced a national emergency at the border, and then said he "didn't need to." Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) of the Judiciary Committee reacts to the president and tells Ali Velshi Democrats will investigate Trump's move. Dara ...

 2019-02-16 01:58 

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How the Trump administration is bucking...

The Trump administration wants their cases to go straight to the Supreme Court, explains Chris Hayes, because they believe they have the five conservative votes to win on everything....

 2019-02-16 01:35 

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Rep. Maxine Waters: "All hands on deck" against Trump...

The president should be removed from office, she says, for violating the Constitution by declaring an emergency at the border....

 2019-02-16 01:32 

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Gov. Gavin Newsom endorses Kamala Harris for president...

The governor spoke to Chris Hayes about his state's decision to sue the president for declaring a national emergency at the border....

 2019-02-16 00:55 

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Spike Lee talks BlacKKKlansman, Virginia, and more...

Spike Lee joins Hardball to talk about his latest movie, BlacKKKlansman, which has been nominated for six Oscars including Best Director and Best Motion Picture....

 2019-02-16 00:44 

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Mueller wins Roger Stone gag order, moves to sentence Manafort...

Special Counsel Mueller drops the hammer on Paul Manafort, making a new push to ask a federal judge to sentence Manafort immediately, as a judge rules against Trump's long-time advisor, Roger Stone, implementing a partial gag order in his case and the...

 2019-02-16 00:41 

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Bill Weld launches exploratory committee, mulls primary run against Trump...

Former Massachusetts Governor and 2016 Libertarian Vice Presidential candidate Bill Weld announced an exploratory committee, mulling a primary run against Trump....

 2019-02-16 00:38 

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Ret. Lt. Col to GOP: Confronting Trump is not Omaha Beach on D-Day...

President Trump declares a National Emergency in a gambit to seize money for a border wall with Mexico, but admits during a press conference that he "didn't need to". Retired Lieutenant-Colonel Ralph Peters, a former Fox News analyst, tells Ar...

 2019-02-16 00:36 

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Did Kanye misfire with Kenny G valentine? Senator weighs in...

In a special edition of "Fallback Friday", Senator Richard Blumenthal joins legendary comedian Lizz Winstead and Ari Melber, becoming the first-ever Senator to appear on the segment. Winstead calls out Kanye West for enlisting musician Kenny G to....

 2019-02-16 00:32 

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Judge imposes 'partial gag order' on Roger Stone...

A federal judge on Friday issued a "partial gag order," ordering Roger Stone to refrain from making any statements to the press "that pose a substantial likelihood of material prejudice to this case."...

 2019-02-16 00:27 

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Mueller prosecutors recommend 19-24 years in Manafort case...

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors are asking a judge for a jail sentence of approximately 19-24 years in prison for Paul Manafort....

 2019-02-16 00:10 

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House Judiciary Dems announce investigation in Trump's National Emergency...

House Judiciary Committee Democrats announced "immediate investigation" into President Trump's national emergency declaration....

 2019-02-15 23:02 

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Republicans have changed their stance on national emergencies...

Tonight, Chuck is obsessed with political evolution and how Republicans are flip-flopping their stance on national emergencies during the Obama administration....

 2019-02-15 22:56 

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Ryan: 'Disgusting' to give large tax breaks as incentives to companies...

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) characterizes the willingness to give large tax breaks to corporations to lure them in as a "race to the bottom."...

 2019-02-15 22:55 

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Rep. Tim Ryan on Amazon divide: 'We can't be hostile to business'...

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) discusses the Democrats' divide over Amazon's HQ2 pulling out of New York City....

 2019-02-15 22:52 

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Tim Ryan: 'Strongly considering' 2020 run...

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) says he isn't ruling out a run for president in 2020....

 2019-02-15 22:51 

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What did the Mueller's team ask Sarah Sanders?...

Former US attorney Joyce Vance, MSNBC contributors Kim Atkins and John Heilemann, and NBC's Peter Alexander on the revelation that White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders had been interview by the Special Counsel team...

 2019-02-15 22:45 

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'Our president is an idiot': Trump facing backlash from both sides over emergency declaration...

Former US attorney Joyce Vance, MSNBC contributors Kim Atkins and John Heilemann, and NBC's Peter Alexander on Trump announcing a national emergency to fund his border wall...

 2019-02-15 22:40 

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2020 Vision: Meet Bill Weld, Trump's primary challenger...

Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld (R) hopes to gain support "one voter at a time" if he challenges President Trump for the Republican nomination. Weld announced an exploratory committee today....

 2019-02-15 22:30 

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Becerra on national emergency: Trump is 'not above the law'...

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra joins MTP Daily and says Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the border will "harm the people of California." California is suing the Trump administration over the national emergency....

 2019-02-15 22:30 

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Friday's Mini-Report, 2.15.19...

Today's edition of quick hits....

 2019-02-15 22:26 

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Trump national emergency could be stuck in court 'many, many months'...

Robert Tsai joins MTP Daily to discuss the possible legal aftermaths of the president declaring a national emergency to build a border wall and tells Chuck Todd that it will take months to go through the courts "even in the fastest cases."...

 2019-02-15 21:35 

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Donald Trump's 'political emergency'...

Political strategist Rick Tyler and Former congresswoman Donna Edwards discuss the politics at play behind Donald Trump's national emergency declaration....

 2019-02-15 21:34 

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Does Trump's indifference to the rule of......

With his emergency declaration, Donald Trump appears to have shown -- again -- his indifference to the rule of law. Is it a "constitutional crisis"?...

 2019-02-15 21:34 

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Can Democrats fight Trump's wall?...

Rep. John Garamendi, a member of the Armed Services Committee, responds to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency in order to divert funds to build his wall. He tells Katy Tur that Congress will not allow the President to "assert th...

 2019-02-15 21:33 

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Tribe on national emergency: The only emergency is that Trump was a 'bad negotiator'...

Harvard Law School Professor, Laurence Tribe, joins Katy Tur to discuss the legal process surrounding declaring a national emergency and what could happen next....

 2019-02-15 21:32 

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Big Question: If Trump didn't need to declare a national emergency, why did he?...

President Trump declared a national emergency to secure funding for his wall today, and during the announcement said that he "didn't need to." What is the reasoning behind his declaration?...

 2019-02-15 21:30 

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'All kinds of action': Witness describes scene of shooting in Aurora, Ill....

Eyewitness on the scene of a workplace shooting in Aurora, Ill., describes the scene at the Henry Pratt Company where a gunman was apprehended and two victims were reportedly taken to the hospital....

 2019-02-15 20:52 

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Web Extra: Taking people to space is Jeff Bezos's next big mission...

Jeff Bezos has revolutionized the way we shop and live here on earth. Now he has his sights set in space....

 2019-02-15 20:50 

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Jeff Bezos and the President...

When Jeff Bezos bought the Washington Post in 2013, he adopted the role of a hands-off leader. However, when Donald Trump began his campaign for the White House, he blamed the tech titan for the newspaper's negative coverage of him....

 2019-02-15 20:50 

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Bezos's personal life made public...

For all of his achievements in technology, Jeff Bezos has been making headlines of late for a different story. Earlier this month, Bezos found himself embroiled in a face-off with the National Enquirer regarding personal texts and pictures that the...

 2019-02-15 20:45 

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Active shooter reported in Aurora, Ill., manufacturing company...

Police are responding to an active shooter situation reported at a manufacturing company in Aurora, Illinois. The investigation is centering on the Henry Pratt company, located in a Chicago suburb....

 2019-02-15 20:01 

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Supreme Court to take up case over citizenship question on census...

The Supreme Court is set to take up a case involving a question on the 2020 census which poses a question on U.S. citizenship. NBC's Pete Williams reports....

 2019-02-15 19:39 

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Climate change is a real national emergency...

Within your lifetime, some cities could have completely different weather patterns because of climate change. NBC's Jacob Ward joins Ali Velshi to discuss what some places will feel like and soon if we don't reduce global emissions....

 2019-02-15 19:37 

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Where will President Trump get his border wall money from?...

Watch NBC News Capitol Hill Correspondent Garrett Haake join Ali Velshi to dig into where President Trump is getting his border wall money from and what American taxpayers lose by diverting billions of dollars....

 2019-02-15 19:32 

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For Fact's Sake: A wall wouldn't stop drugs from entering the U.S....

President Trump said again today we need the border wall because drugs are coming in through areas with no wall. For Fact's Sake, Ali Velshi breaks down where the majority of traffickers bring drugs into the United States. Weighing in: NBC's Julia...

 2019-02-15 19:30 

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What actually constitutes a national emergency?...

President Trump declared a national emergency to pay for his border wall. Ali Velshi breaks down what a national emergency is, what it is not, and how much power the president wields when he invokes it. Weighing in: President of the Brennan Center for...

 2019-02-15 19:25 

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President Trump declares national emergency to get more wall funding...

The president delivered a wide-ranging and unscripted address in the White House Rose Garden announcing he is declaring a national emergency to pay for his border wall using money from American taxpayers. Ali Velshi is joined by NBC's Kelly O'Donn...

 2019-02-15 18:52 

MSNBC

Supreme Court to take up case over citizenship question on census...

The Supreme Court is set to take up a case involving a question on the 2020 census which poses a question on U.S. citizenship....

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