ARI MELBER: Preet Bharara, thank you for being here. BHARARA: Thanks for havin' me. MELBER: You were the top federal prosecutor in New York, a post held by Rudy Giuliani, the head of the current F.B.I. and S.E.C. Are those big shoes for you to fill? Yeah, incredibly large shoes to fill. I mean, we have an office that has a tradition going... read more
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Preet Bharara, New York’s top prosecutor, puts a lot of people behind bars. According to the Justice Department’s most recent statistics, Bharara sent 1,413 convicts to prison over a year period ending in 2013 – netting the high conviction rate of 96%. He has also targeted some of the city’s most reviled figures, from financier Bernie Madoff to... read more
MSNBC’s “The Cycle” which premiered in 2012 is a live, one-hour ensemble opinion show that features conservative commentator Abby Huntsman, author and pundit Touré, The Nation correspondent Ari Melber and former Congressional candidate Krystal Ball. The Cycle is a “TIS” show – topical, interesting, and smart. The panel brings a young perspective on everything from politics, the economy, the media, sports and popular culture. You never know who or what might be discussed at the table.