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New Harvard Prof says Ted Cruz not eligible

New Harvard Prof says Ted Cruz not eligible

01/20/16 10:17PM

Harvard Law professor Einer Elhauge explains to Lawrence why the claim that Ted Cruz meets the Constitutional requirements to run for President of the United States is "surprisingly weak," as a new poll shows 36% of GOP voters question Cruz's eligibility. watch

Daily News on Trump-Palin: ‘I'm With Stupid’

Daily News on Trump-Palin: ‘I'm With Stupid’

01/20/16 10:02PM

Donald Trump's hometown newspaper has slammed his endorsement from Sarah Palin. Ted Cruz is trying to one-up Trump by having Glenn Beck (who has not endorsed a candidate) join him on the campaign. Lawrence talks with Anne Gearan, Michael Steele, and Wendy watch

Palin endorses Trump for president

Palin endorses Trump for president

01/19/16 10:02PM

On Tuesday, Sarah Palin said Donald Trump was the only candidate who could take on the establishment. Will her endorsement make a big difference for Trump? Lawrence discusses with David Frum, Ezra Klein, and Sam Stein. watch

Trump responds to Lawrence's KIND Fund letter

Trump responds to Lawrence's KIND Fund letter

01/18/16 10:55PM

Last week, MSNBC's Lawrence was surprised by a $10,000 check from Donald Trump for the KIND Fund. O'Donnell replaced the donation with a check of his own explaining to Trump why he couldn't take a donation from a presidential candidate. How did Trump respond? watch

Clinton v. Sanders on healthcare access

Clinton v. Sanders on healthcare access

01/18/16 10:31PM

Bernie Sanders released an ambitious Medicare-for-All plan, while Hillary Clinton wants to build on the ACA. Lawrence moderates a debate between Clinton supporter Austan Goolsbee and Karen Higgins R.N, president of the National Nurses Union which endorsed Sanders. watch

Tavis Smiley condemns 'Trump's xenophobia'

Tavis Smiley condemns 'Trump's xenophobia'

01/14/16 10:52PM

PBS host Tavis Smiley joins MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell to respond to presidential candidate Donald Trump, who called Smiley a 'racist.' Smiley also discusses his new book and the controversy with this year's Oscar nominations. watch

‘Last Word’ gets #Tarpman update from Oregon

‘Last Word’ gets #Tarpman update from Oregon

01/14/16 10:38PM

MSNBC’s Tony Dokoupil caught up by phone with Lavoy Finicum, whom the Internet affectionately nicknamed “Tarpman”. Find out what his grandchildren think of his new nickname and what’s next for the armed anti-government protesters in Oregon. watch

Fireworks by Trump and Cruz in GOP debate

Fireworks by Trump and Cruz in GOP debate

01/14/16 10:00PM

The latest GOP debate really got started when Ted Cruz was asked about being a natural born citizen. His answer sparked a response from Last Word guest Laurence Tribe. MSNBC's Kasie Hunt, Eugene Robinson and David Frum weigh in. 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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