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Foreign policy divides the GOP

Foreign policy divides the GOP

11/12/15 10:43PM

Rand Paul staked out an anti-war position in a heated exchange at the last debate, while Ben Carson calls for "boots on the ground" in Iraq. Lawrence and the panel examine the divide on foreign policy in the GOP presidential field. watch

GOP candidates slam Univ. of MO protests

GOP candidates slam Univ. of MO protests

11/12/15 10:33PM

Donald Trump called the administrators of the University of Missouri “weak.” Ben Carson says we're "accepting infantile behavior". Lawrence talks with Eugene Robinson, Bob Herbert and Ana Marie Cox about the GOP politicizing racial matters. watch

Ad aired during debate targets Warren

Ad aired during debate targets Warren

11/11/15 11:31PM

Sen. Elizabeth Warren says a commercial that aired during Tuesday’s debate makes her “look like a Commie dictator.” Former Rep. Barney Frank agrees, calling it “the stupidest thing” conservative group American Action Network could do. watch

‘Spotlight’ shines on Catholic Church abuse

‘Spotlight’ shines on Catholic Church abuse

11/11/15 10:44PM

Josh Singer’s new film features an all-star cast including Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo and Rachel McAdams. Singer and real-life whistleblower Phil Saviano join Lawrence to discuss blowing the lid off one of the biggest scandals in the church’s history. watch

Marco Rubio vs. Hillary Clinton

Marco Rubio vs. Hillary Clinton

11/10/15 10:17PM

A new super PAC ad claims Hillary Clinton sees Marco Rubio as her biggest Republican opponent. Lawrence debates with Stuart Stevens, Steve Jarding and Jonathan Alter about whether Rubio is the presumed winner of the GOP nomination. watch

Bill O'Reilly v. George Will

Bill O'Reilly v. George Will

11/09/15 10:20PM

Bill O'Reilly and conservative columnist George Will traded insults and accusations after Will accused O'Reilly of "slandering" Ronald Reagan in his newest book. O'Reilly called Will a "hack". Lawrence and the panel react to the on-air feud. watch

Trump: Carson has a ‘pathological disease’

Trump: Carson has a ‘pathological disease’

11/09/15 10:03PM

Ben Carson is coming under fire for apparent discrepancies in his personal story and the harshest critics are his GOP opponents. Plus, Bernie Sanders points out his differences with Hillary Clinton. Lawrence talks with Anne Gearan, E.J. Dionne and Jonatha watch

Bold new drug policy pays off

Bold new drug policy pays off

11/05/15 10:54PM

The DEA reports that drug overdoses are the leading cause of injury death in the US. Police Chief Leonard Campanello’s revolutionary drug policy is paying off and more departments are joining. Chiefs Fred Ryan and Leonard Campanello join Alex Wagner. watch

Will Bush 41 comments affect Jeb?

Will Bush 41’s comments affect Jeb’s campaign?

11/05/15 10:53PM

The latest quotes from Bush 41 on Bush 43’s advisers have forced Jeb to thread a needle between his own presidential campaign and the legacy of his brother and father. Kasie Hunt and John Heilemann join Alex Wagner to talk about Jeb’s battle with his family legacy. watch

Bush 41 slams Cheney & Rumsfeld

Bush 41 slams Cheney & Rumsfeld

11/05/15 10:53PM

In a new biography, fmr. President George H.W. Bush gave a harsh critique of his son's closest advisers, saying they were "iron asses" who served badly. Alex Wagner talks about Cheney and Rumsfeld’s response with Peter Baker, Kathleen Parker and Nicholas Kristof. 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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