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Report: Manafort lawyer told Trump lawyers about Mueller meetings

Report: Manafort lawyer told Trump lawyers about Mueller meetings

11/27/18 11:29PM

The New York Times is reporting that Paul Manafort's lawyer shared details of his client's meetings with Mueller with Trump's legal team. Plus, Jerome Corsi released a draft plea agreement with Mueller that he did not sign. Lawrence discusses with Jill Wine-Banks, Joyce Vance, and John Heilemann. watch

Closing the gap: Kornacki puts Espy's loss in perspective

Kornacki puts Espy's loss in perspective

11/27/18 10:56PM

MSNBC's Steve Kornacki breaks down Cyndi Hyde-Smith's projected win in Mississippi, and how despite the loss, Mike Espy made inroads in certain counties in the red state. Kornacki talks about how Democrats might learn good lessons from the relatively tight race. watch

#GivingTuesday: Support the KIND Fund

#GivingTuesday: Support the KIND Fund

11/26/18 10:58PM

For the fifth year in a row, MSNBC is the signature media partner for #GivingTuesday. Lawrence explains why you should lend your support to the KIND Fund- Kids In Need of Desks. Learn more at lastworddesks.msnbc.com. watch

Trump disapproval reaches high amid border chaos

Trump disapproval reaches high amid border chaos

11/26/18 10:43PM

Pres. Trump's disapproval is rising as his harsh border policy has now led to the use of tear gas against children. Maria Teresa Kumar explains why the Trump administration's actions are creating border chaos. Ron Klain also joins Lawrence. watch

Mueller Team: Manafort lied after plea deal, sentence him

Mueller Team: Manafort lied after plea deal, sentence him

11/26/18 10:18PM

Ron Klain, a former Obama and Biden senior aide, says Paul Manafort's decision to lie to the special counsel likely means he won't see the outside of a prison cell ever again. Lawrence discusses that and the possibility of a Trump pardon with Harry Litman and Mimi Rocah. watch

Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for low oil prices, but ignores murder of journalist

Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for low oil prices, but ignores...

11/21/18 11:00PM

Trump refused to condemn Saudi Arabia for the murder of a U.S. journalist using misleading claims about oil prices and a military deal to excuse his support for the dictator accused of murder. Evan McMullin calls Trump part of a "rising tide of authoritarians around the world" and Jonathan Alter joins. watch

Michael Moore: How Dems win in 2020

Michael Moore: How Dems win in 2020

11/21/18 10:32PM

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Michael Moore says the 'blue wave' in states like Michigan shows a path for Democrats to defeat Trump in 2020. He tells Ali Velshi about a plan to motivate Democratic voters in 2020. watch

Potential challenger quits, Pelosi likely next Speaker

Potential challenger quits, Pelosi likely next Speaker

11/20/18 11:03PM

Rep. Marcia Fudge says she won’t challenge Pelosi for speaker and New York Times Magazine writer Robert Draper reveals Pelosi's skills as the most effective Democratic leader in modern American history. Draper joins The Last Word. watch

Amid Trump’s DOJ interference, Democrats vow oversight

Amid Trump’s DOJ interference, Democrats vow oversight

11/20/18 10:46PM

Democrats continue to grow their majority in House as they prepare to hold Trump and his administration accountable for abuses of power relating to Mueller's Russia investigation or his business dealings with foreign nations. Ali Velshi discusses how Democrats will effort Trump's tax returns with Rep. Eric Swalwell. watch

Despite some opposition, Pelosi maintains support

Despite some opposition, Pelosi maintains support

11/19/18 11:20PM

Democrats captured another seat in the House, bringing the net gain to 38 seats. But the fight for Speaker is heating up after a group of 16 Democrats signed a letter pledging to oppose Pelosi, arguing the party needs new leadership. Ali Velshi discusses with Congresswoman-elect Jennifer Wexton who backs Pelosi for speaker. watch

CIA assessment: Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi hit

CIA assessment: Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi hit

11/16/18 10:48PM

A CIA assessment has determined that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the Washington Post reports that Trump “has been shown evidence of the prince’s involvement, but remains skeptical.” Joy Reid discusses with Ned Price and Malcolm Nance. watch

Tony Schwartz on Trump's ‘delusions’ & ‘rage’

Tony Schwartz on Trump's ‘delusions’ & ‘rage’

11/16/18 10:29PM

Donald Trump is reportedly furious after Republicans’ midterm losses and anxious about the Mueller probe. Tony Schwartz, the co-author of Trump's book, tells Joy Reid how the midterms and the Mueller probe have destroyed Trump's identity as a winner. watch

A democratic victory and a 38% president

A democratic victory and a 38% president

11/16/18 07:32PM

Lawrence looks at the Democrats’ extraordinary victory in the midterms, and whether Republicans will continue to back Trump- or break off ahead of 2020. Joy Reid, Neera Tanden and Jared Bernstein join. 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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