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Trump and “The Nationalist’s Delusion”

Trump and “The Nationalist’s Delusion”

11/22/17 11:22PM

In what Lawrence calls “mandatory reading” on the election of Donald Trump, The Atlantic's Adam Serwer writes “a majority of white voters backed a candidate who assured them that they will never have to share this country with people of color as equals.” Lawrence discusses with Serwer and Eugene Robinson. watch

New GOP Sex Scandal as Republicans Grapple...

New GOP Sex Scandal as Republicans Grapple with Roy Moore

11/22/17 10:37PM

The Washington Post reports that U.S. Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) threatened to report a woman he had an affair with to the Capitol Police if she exposed his secret sex life. And Republican strategist Tim Miller also explains how Roy Moore caused him to make his first donation ever to a Democrat's campaign. Indira Lakshmanan and David Jolly join... watch

Lawrence Summers on Trump’s “Nonsense” Tax...

Lawrence Summers on Trump’s “Nonsense” Tax Numbers

11/22/17 05:53PM

Former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers joins Lawrence to dissect the Trump-Republican tax plan and explain why there is “nothing” to support the promises and predictions from the White House about the tax cuts’ effect on the national debt and Americans paychecks. watch

How’s Your Trump-Voting Uncle Doing This...

How’s Your Trump-Voting Uncle Doing This Year?

11/22/17 05:38PM

The political conversation around Thanksgiving tables probably looked a lot different this year than in 2016. Lawrence recaps all that’s happened since Donald Trump was elected- and since the Resistance mobilized to stop him from realizing his worst campaign promises. Ezra Klein and Steve Schmidt join. watch

Lawrence Summers on Trump Tax Cuts

Lawrence Summers on Trump Tax Cuts

11/21/17 11:35PM

Lawrence O’Donnell speaks with former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers about how the Trump-Republican bill violates all of Ronald Reagan’s principles for tax reform and the underreported “vindictive attack” in the tax bill. watch

New Report: Trump “vented about” and ...

New Report: Trump “vented about” and “doubted” Roy Moore accusers

11/21/17 11:30PM

President Trump, who is himself accused of sexual assault, broke his silence on Roy Moore today, suggesting electing a Democrat is worse than electing an accused child molester to the U.S. Senate as a new report says Trump has privately doubted Moore’s accusers. Christina Bellantoni, Ana Marie Cox, and Charlie Sykes join Lawrence to discuss. watch

Wave of sexual harassment and assault...

Wave of sexual harassment and assault allegations in Congress...

11/21/17 11:14PM

Lawrence explains how men in our male-dominated society have learned nothing from past sex scandals, but there will continue to be courageous women who come forward to tell their stories. Journalists Betsy Woodruff and Ana Marie Cox share their own personal experiences and analysis of current events. watch

Report: McMaster called Trump an "idiot"...

Report: McMaster called Trump an "idiot" at a private dinner

11/20/17 11:30PM

BuzzFeed reports that National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster called Trump a "dope" with the intelligence of a "kindergartner" during a dinner in July with the CEO of Oracle. But there are concerns that the report may have been pushed out by Trump supporters who are looking to push McMaster out of the White House. Lawrence... watch

Trump’s Latest Attack Could Jeopardize Tax...

Trump’s Latest Attack Could Jeopardize Tax Bill

11/20/17 11:27PM

Donald Trump says the fate of the tax bill is “up to the Senate” now—after he took to Twitter and attacked one of those must-win Republican senate votes. Lawrence discusses with Josh Barro and Norm Ornstein, who says the worst thing that could happen to the bill is Trump’s involvement. watch

Moore accuser speaks out as AL newspapers...

Moore accuser speaks out as AL newspapers reject Moore

11/20/17 11:25PM

Leigh Corfman, who says Moore touched her inappropriately when she was just 14, speaks out for the first time on national television about her encounters with Moore. The president of the Alabama Media Group, Tom Bates, tells Lawrence how Alabama voters are reacting to the story and why his newspapers endorsed Doug Jones. Jennifer Rubin and Ron... watch

The birth of today’s negative politics

The birth of today’s negative politics

11/17/17 11:31PM

When did the negative politics begin? Lawrence O'Donnell explains that “We can see all of the precedents that occurred in 1968, which is kind of where our modern politics began. For what we just saw in the last campaign.” watch

Trump attacked accusers, Franken apologized

Trump attacked accusers, Franken apologized

11/17/17 11:30PM

Several former Senate and Campaign staffers who worked for Sen. Al Franken released statements supporting him after he apologized. Meanwhile President Trump and Roy Moore behaved totally differently. Maria Teresa Kumar and Joy Reid join Lawrence. watch

GOP tax bill hurts Trump voters most

GOP tax bill hurts Trump voters most

11/17/17 11:20PM

The GOP tax bill pays for massive tax cuts for the rich by taking from Americans earning less than 75-thousand dollars who will face substantial tax increases. The bill is terrible for blue states and Trump voters. Fmr. Bush 41 Economist Bruce Bartlett and MSNBC’s Joy Reid Join Lawrence. watch

Could witness have info. tying Flynn to...

Could witness have info. tying Flynn to Turkey?

11/17/17 12:06AM

NBC News reports that a witness in a money-laundering case may have useful information to the Special Prosecutor’s probe of fmr. Trump advisor Michael Flynn. NBC News Nat’l Security reporter Julia Ainsley and Joyce Vance Join Ali Velshi. watch

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Lawrence O’Donnell brings his extraordinary background in politics and entertainment to “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,” airing weeknights on MSNBC. Drawing upon his experience as a former chief of staff on the Senate Finance Committee and as an Emmy-winning executive producer and writer of “The West Wing,” O’Donnell gives the last word and rewrites the most compelling stories of the day.

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