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Candidates challenged to visit public housing

Candidates challenged to visit public housing

04/13/16 10:47PM

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have yet to accept an invitation by NYC advocates to tour a public housing project. A coalition hopes to highlight urban poverty. MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell speaks to NYC Councilman Ritchie Torres about why Democrats and Republicans should put it on their agenda. watch

Exclusive: Lawrence tours “the hidden city”

Exclusive: Lawrence tours “the hidden city”

04/13/16 10:34PM

The 2016 presidential candidates have ignored invitations to visit the 700,000 people living in federally funded public housing in New York City. Lawrence answered that open invitation. Here’s what he found during a tour at apartments in the Bronx. watch

On the Trail: 6 days until New York primaries

On the Trail: 6 days until New York primaries

04/13/16 10:29PM

With just six days until New Yorkers go to the polls, Clinton and Trump still hold big leads. Will that change? Oh and a “F-bomb” got dropped at a Republican rally. MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell shares the highlights from the campaign trail. watch

Lawrence asks why candidates ignore projects

Lawrence asks why candidates ignore projects

04/13/16 10:18PM

Two days ago, Lawrence talked to Sanders supporter Nina Turner and Clinton supporter Howard Dean about why neither candidate has accepted an invitation to visit a New York City housing project. By Friday, one candidate took him up on his challenge. watch

The voices of Public Housing speak out

The voices of Public Housing speak out

04/13/16 10:07PM

Hear residents of the New York City public housing speak out about how important affordable housing is for them, what the common misconceptions are and why it’s necessary for the program to be properly funded in this Last Word web exclusive. watch

Trump takes on GOP bosses

Trump takes on GOP bosses

04/13/16 10:02PM

Donald Trump said “the Republican system is a rigged system”, but RNC Chairman Reince Priebus hit back, saying “it's just not the case.” Lawrence discusses the in-fighting with Liz Mair and Nancy Giles. watch

Tavis Smiley: Bill O’Reilly is a race-baiter

Tavis Smiley: Bill O’Reilly is a race-baiter

04/12/16 10:51PM

Tavis Smiley joins MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell to talk about Bill O’Reilly’s conversation about ‘the minorities’ with Donald Trump. Smiley says the conversation around race by Trump and O'Reilly is ‘Shakespearian, Orwellian and definitely anti-American.’ watch

Rubio prefers Cruz as GOP nominee

Rubio prefers Cruz as GOP nominee

04/12/16 10:48PM

Marco Rubio came short of endorsing Ted Cruz, saying he wants the GOP nominee to be a conservative and Cruz fits the bill. How will this affect the GOP race going forward? MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell discusses with Rory Cooper, Ken Vogel, and David Corn. watch

On the Trail: Paul Ryan says don't look at me

On the Trail: Paul Ryan says don't look at me

04/12/16 10:30PM

One week before the New York primaries, John Kasich has had it with the name-calling as Ted Cruz and Donald Trump keep going after each other. Meanwhile, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton keep trading jabs one week before the New York primary. MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell shares the campaign highlights. watch

The start of a Cruz-Rubio ticket?

The start of a Cruz/Rubio ticket?

04/12/16 10:20PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell talks to conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt about the news that Marco Rubio, in his first interview since dropping out, all but endorsed Ted Cruz - plus, the news that Speaker Ryan says he won't become the nominee at the GOP convention. watch

On the Trail: Cruz turns to California

On the Trail: Cruz turns to California

04/11/16 10:33PM

Facing an uphill battle in New York, Ted Cruz is shifting his focus toward California, while Donald Trump is upset that Cruz is collecting more delegates. On the Democratic side, Sanders and Clinton continue to trade barbs. Lawrence shares the highlights. watch

RNC Chairman to Trump: Rules haven’t changed

RNC Chairman to Trump: Rules haven’t changed

04/11/16 10:02PM

RNC Chairman Reince Priebus hit back at Donald Trump's allegation that the GOP delegate system is rigged, saying the rules were set last year and nothing has changed since. Lawrence discusses the fallout with Tim Miller, Hallie Jackson, and Kurt Andersen. watch

One key state could silence the contested convention chatter.

Posted by MSNBC on Monday, April 11, 2016

Biden stopped short of making an endorsement, staying true to his promise that he would not announce support for any candidate during the primary season.

Posted by MSNBC on Monday, April 11, 2016

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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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