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Remembering journalism legend Gwen Ifill

Remembering journalism legend Gwen Ifill

11/14/16 10:47PM

As tributes to political journalist Gwen Ifill’s life and legacy pour in, Lawrence takes a moment to share some poignant words of wisdom Ifill shared with college graduates at Wake Forest University. watch

'Bannon will eat Priebus for lunch'

'Bannon will eat Priebus for lunch'

11/14/16 10:02PM

Trump has named two White House staffers with no government experience. But fringe-right adviser Steve Bannon will likely wield the power and overwhelm the influence of anyone else, including Reince Priebus. Lawrence discusses with Jon Alter and James Peterson. watch

Rep. Dingell: Dems ignored Trump warnings

Rep. Dingell: Dems ignored Trump warnings

11/11/16 10:19PM

Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-MI) believes many in the rust belt left the Presidential ballot blank because they felt abandoned by both parties. She says Democrats need a solid economic message to win back Michigan voters who feel like the system is rigged against them. watch

Trump stuns with Obamacare reversal

Trump stuns with Obamacare reversal

11/11/16 10:03PM

Days after assuming office, Trump is starting to backpedal on his campaign promises, saying now he's open to keeping parts of the healthcare law that would make it almost impossible to repeal. Lawrence discusses how hard that will be with Jon Allen and Rick Wilson. watch

Obama and Trump meet face-to-face

Obama and Trump meet face-to-face

11/10/16 10:18PM

President Obama and President-elect Trump finally met for the first time today. Lawrence discusses the ramifications of the meeting with Jonathan Alter and April Ryan. watch

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

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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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