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Ted Cruz says thanks but no thanks to Donald Trump's offer of legal advice. Click to find out why!

Posted by The Last Word With Lawrence O'Donnell on Sunday, January 10, 2016

The issues raised at Monday's forum, from immigration to the #BlackLivesMatter movement, could be a major litmus test in whittling down the Democratic field to a single nominee.

Posted by MSNBC on Monday, January 11, 2016
“I want us to be able when we walk out this door to say we couldn’t think of anything else that we didn’t try to do—that we didn’t shy away from a challenge because it was hard. That we weren’t timid, or got tired, or somehow were thinking about the next thing because there is no next thing. This is it. Never in our lives again will we have the chance to do as much good as we do right now. I want to make sure that we maximize it.” – Pres. Obama

Don't expect any underground tunnel getaways this go round.

Posted by MSNBC on Monday, January 11, 2016
Fmr. George Wallace staffers on Trump

Fmr. George Wallace staffers on Trump

01/07/16 11:19PM

Tom Turnipseed, the executive director of segregationist Alabama governor George Wallace's 1968 presidential campaign, and his wife Judy, who is also a former staffer, joins Lawrence O'Donnell to discuss why Donald Trump's campaign is like George Wallace's. watch

#Tarpman makes his 'Late Night' debut

#Tarpman makes his 'Late Night' debut

01/07/16 10:41PM

While the local sheriff in Oregon met with Ammon Bundy and his supporters to ask them to leave the wildlife refuge where they're holed up, Seth Meyers is having a laugh about the man Last Word viewers named 'Tarpman.' MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell shares the details. watch

Trump gives Cruz legal advice on citizenship

Trump gives Cruz legal advice on citizenship

01/07/16 10:02PM

Donald Trump continues to raise questions about Ted Cruz's Constitutional eligibility to be president and even gave “advice” on how Cruz should address the issue. Lawrence asks Cruz's former Harvard Law prof., Laurence Tribe, if the issue really is "settled law." watch

"If Phish was holding a free concert at the Flynn and gave away 20,000 free tickets, we would cancel the event out of public safety concerns," police said.

Posted by NBC News on Thursday, January 7, 2016

ICYMI: Check out the clip on #Tarpman from Seth Meyers last night: http://on.msnbc.com/1OCYUEG

Posted by The Last Word With Lawrence O'Donnell on Thursday, January 7, 2016
Source: Bundy leaders dine at local...

Source: Bundy leaders dine at local restaurant

01/06/16 10:52PM

A source tells MSNBC's Tony Dokoupil that leaders of the armed insurgents who took over a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon went into town for dinner Wednesday night. What does it mean? Dokoupil joins Lawrence O'Donnell from Oregon, with the latest. watch

Fmr. Sen. George Mitchell on North Korea

Fmr. Sen. George Mitchell on North Korea

01/06/16 10:37PM

Nuclear experts and the White House are pushing back on North Korea's claim that it has successfully detonated its first hydrogen bomb. Fmr. Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell joins Lawrence O'Donnell to offer his take on the latest developments. watch

Why Cruz’s WH eligibility is not settled law

Why Cruz’s WH eligibility is not settled law

01/06/16 10:03PM

Sen. Ted Cruz has cited a Harvard Law Review online commentary as proof he is a citizen from birth, but another much more in-depth piece from Boston University calls that into question. The co-author of that BU article, Sarah Duggin, joins Lawrence for more. watch

Here’s what the Constitution has to say about it…

Posted by MSNBC on Wednesday, January 6, 2016

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