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2016: Jeb Bush is in, Donald Trump is... ?

2016: Jeb Bush is in, Donald Trump is... ?

06/15/15 10:55PM

Jeb Bush makes it official. What did we learn from his campaign kickoff? Plus, Donald Trump is scheduled to make a “major” announcement on Tuesday, but Lawrence says Trump won't really run. Robert Costa, Maria Teresa Kumar, and Kasie Hunt discuss. watch

Chafee: Dems need a candidate who opposed war

Chafee: Dems need a candidate who opposed war

06/15/15 10:39PM

Democratic presidential candidate Linicoln Chafee says his party needs a candidate who opposed the Iraq War. How else does he differ from Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton? He speaks one-on-one with msnbc’s Lawrence O’Donnell. watch

Fixing Rikers and the prison system

Fixing Rikers and the prison system

06/11/15 10:47PM

With mounting claims of abuse and misconduct, what are some of the proposed policies for fixing Rikers Island and other prisons throughout the U.S.? Ari Melber talks to Paul Prestia, Vince Warren, and Alysia Santo. watch

Inmate suicide underscores problems at Rikers

Inmate suicide underscores problems at Rikers

06/11/15 10:35PM

The indictment of three officers and the suicide of former inmate Kalief Browder has put Rikers Island back in the national spotlight. What is happening behind closed doors? Ari Melber talks to Browder’s lawyer Paul Prestia, Vince Warren, and Alysia... watch

Judge finds probable cause in Tamir Rice case

Judge finds probable cause in Tamir Rice case

06/11/15 10:17PM

Tamir Rice's family says they're grateful after an Ohio municipal judge found probable cause to charge two officers in the 12-year-old's death. But what happens next? Ari Melber talks to former judge LaDoris Cordell and former Ohio State Sen. Nina Turner. watch

Report: Jeb Bush prepares to attack his own

Report: Jeb Bush prepares to attack his own

06/11/15 10:01PM

The 2016 hopeful has stumbled in recent weeks and the Washington Post now reports Bush allies are planning an offense against the records of Scott Walker, Marco Rubio and Rand Paul. Ari Melber discusses with Nick Confessore, Blake Zeff, and David Corn. watch

One of Senate's best women wasn't a senator

One of Senate's best women wasn't a senator

06/10/15 10:44PM

One of the most fascinating women in the Senate’s long history may be someone you’ve never heard of before. She even passed astronaut training. Lawrence shares the story of Jane Hart, wife of Senator Phil Hart, in the new Last Word series, HerStory. watch

FLOTUS tells Chicago South Side's 'real...

FLOTUS tells Chicago South Side's 'real story'

06/10/15 10:28PM

Michelle Obama returns to her hometown for a graduation speech and says she isn't surprised by the success of students at the King Prep H.S. She also remembers gun violence victim, Hadiya Pendleton. Lawrence, Joy Reid, and Mark Thompson react. watch

Sen. Graham to introduce 20-week abortion ban

Sen. Graham to introduce 20-week abortion ban

06/10/15 10:01PM

GOP presidential candidate Lindsey Graham will introduce a 20-week abortion ban in the Senate. He told Politico that ban is a reasonable position to take. Lawrence discusses that and the GOP debate debacle with Cecile Richards, Barney Frank & Jeremy... watch

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About The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

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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