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Electoral College turns a win to a loss

Electoral College turns a win to a loss

11/10/16 10:02PM

It is almost guaranteed that Hillary Clinton won the popular vote but she lost the election because of the Electoral College. Lawrence explains why the Founding Fathers could never have imagined how undemocratic our election system has become. watch

Don't treat Trump as 'normal'

Don't treat Trump as 'normal'

11/09/16 10:46PM

Will the 'Normalization' of Donald Trump's behavior begin in the media or will his outrageous language and beliefs be scrutinized? Writer Anand Giridharadas joins Lawrence. watch

Tavis Smiley reacts to Donald Trump's...

Tavis Smiley reacts to Donald Trump's election

11/09/16 10:31PM

PBS host and author Tavis Smiley says racism, sexism and classism received the "GOP seal of approval" in last night's election of Donald Trump. Smiley joins Lawrence to discuss his reaction to the presidential election. watch

How the U.S. Constitution curtails Trump

How the U.S. Constitution curtails Trump

11/09/16 10:01PM

For all those worried about what power President-elect Trump could wield, Lawrence reminds us that our Founding Fathers already put something in place to protect us from that: the U.S. Constitution. watch

A Last Word on the Campaign and Brooklyn

A Last Word on the Campaign and Brooklyn

11/07/16 10:53PM

Hillary Clinton wouldn't be the only one making history with a win on Tuesday. Sen. Chuck Schumer could become the nation's first Jewish Senate leader. Lawrence compares Schumer's upbringing to another New York native -- Donald Trump. watch

Republicans make the case for Clinton

Republicans make the case for Clinton

11/07/16 10:27PM

A number of Republicans who have served Presidents and advised former GOP candidates are crossing party lines to vote for Hillary Clinton. David Frum and Max Boot join Lawrence to explain why Donald Trump should not be elected President. watch

Final electoral college map favors Clinton

Final electoral college map favors Clinton

11/07/16 10:02PM

Larry Sabato, Director of the University of Virginia's Center for Politics, has released his final electoral college ratings and predicts Hillary Clinton will win the election. Sabato discusses these ratings with Lawrence, Ana Marie Cox and Tim Miller. watch

Bill Weld: Clinton received ‘raw deal’

Bill Weld: Clinton received ‘raw deal’

11/06/16 10:27PM

Lawrence talks to Libertarian vice presidential candidate Bill Weld (who is also a former federal prosecutor and Justice Department official) about FBI Director Comey’s announcement today about Hillary Clinton. watch

Trump 'anxious' in final days

Trump 'anxious' in final days

11/06/16 10:17PM

The NY Times reports on Donald Trump’s “neediness and vulnerability” in the campaign’s final days- including the tidbit that Trump's staff has taken control of Trump’s Twitter account. Lawrence talks with Joy Reid and Rick Wilson. watch

FBI Director: Clinton email probe over

FBI Director: Clinton email probe over

11/06/16 10:02PM

FBI Director Comey announced the investigation of newly-discovered Clinton emails found on Anthony Weiner's laptop were mostly duplicates and didn't change the conclusions of their probe. Lawrence discusses with Pete Williams, Joy Reid, and Charlie Sykes. watch

NC NAACP wins major voting rights case

NC NAACP wins major voting rights case

11/04/16 10:47PM

Friday, a federal judge ordered to reinstate the voter registrations of thousands who had been purged from the voter rolls in a lawsuit brought forth by the NAACP. Lawrence discusses the significance of the case with NC NAACP President Dr. William Bar... watch

Scientist predicts 99% chance of Clinton win

Scientist predicts 99% chance of Clinton win

11/04/16 10:03PM

Lawrence speaks to Princeton’s Sam Wang, who says Hillary Clinton has a greater than 99% chance of winning the presidency & that Democrats have a strong chance of taking the Senate. Josh Barro & Krystal Ball then discuss polls and Clinton’s star-studde... watch

Donald Trump’s (non-existent) ground game

Donald Trump’s (non-existent) ground game

11/03/16 10:45PM

Donald Trump's campaign is asking for money to fund a "highly costly early voting push and get-out-the-vote operation." Lawrence fact-checks that with GOP strategist Mike Murphy, who also explains why he thinks Donald Trump is “going down.” watch

Melania Trump: Our culture is too 'mean'

Melania Trump: Our culture is too 'mean'

11/03/16 10:18PM

Melania Trump’s first public speech since the RNC was about… bullying people online. Lawrence and Ana Marie Cox discuss the irony of that, and Lawrence explains why the most outrageous line of the Melania Trump event is the one left unsaid. 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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