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Trump predicts 'election disaster,' does nothing to prevent itPressed on possible foreign sources, Republicans remain mumCircumventing Congress, Trump appoints Tata to key DOD postCOVID-19 is showing us, now more than ever before, that we need national paid leave'Call Your Girlfriend' hosts: Why you should apply the 'stretching principle' to your most important friendshipsThanks to Pence's office, Navy welcomed back scandal-plagued govOn SCOTUS's future, Dems send a shot across Republicans' bowOn counterfeit ballots, US intel officials contradict Trump, BarrMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.3.20It's not just Fauci: Trump is now blasting Birx, tooDr. Leana Wen: 5 questions to ask yourself if you're considering a COVID-19 testJudging presidential candidates by the company they keepTranscript: Morgan Freeman Reads the Last Words of John LewisPresident TRUMP TRANSCRIPT: 8/3/20, MTP DailyMonday's Mini-Report, 8.3.20President Trump TRANSCRIPT: 8/3/20, The Beat w/ Ari MelberSchool Reopenings TRANSCRIPT:8/3/20, The ReidOutInto the Future of HBCUsRep. Raul Grijalva TRANSCRIPT: 8/3/20, All In w/Chris HayesDr. Birx TRANSCRIPT: 8/3/20, The Rachel Maddow ShowNevada Governor TRANSCRIPT: 8/3/20, The Last Word w/ Lawrence O'DonnellHurricane Isaias TRANSCRIPT: 8/3/20, The 11th Hour w/ Brian WilliamsProsecutors appear to be investigating Trump Org for alleged fraudTrump reflects on John Lewis' legacy in a decidedly Trumpian wayCensus Bureau to curtail counting efforts, jeopardizing accuracyOn health care, Trump replaces old, bogus promise with a new one'They are dying, that's true, and it is what it is'Tuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.4.20State Dept faces subpoenas on competing Pompeo controversiesTrump apparently isn't sure how the Civil Rights Act 'worked out'Trump points to imagined 'manuals' to argue against virus testsPresident Trump TRANSCRIPT: 8/4/20, MTP DailyTranscript: Into the Future of HBCUsTuesday's Mini-Report, 8.4.20George Floyd TRANSCRIPT: 8/4/20, The Beat w/ Ari MelberBlack youth TRANSCRIPT: 8/4/20, The ReidOutPresident Trump TRANSCRIPT: 8/4/20, All In w/Chris HayesMedicare expansion TRANSCRIPT: 8/4/20, The Rachel Maddow ShowPresident Trump flails TRANSCRIPT: 8/4/20, The Last Word w/ Lawrence O'DonnellBeirut explosion TRANSCRIPT: 8/4/20, The 11th Hour w/ Brian WilliamsTrump hedges on vote-by-mail for all the wrong reasonsVoters in another red state ignore GOP on Medicaid expansionTranscript: Captain "Sully" Sullenberger: My AircraftCaptain "Sully" Sullenberger: My AircraftPentagon pushes back on Trump's claims about Beirut explosionHHS podcast raises fresh doubts about 'Operation Warp Speed'As State Department faces tumult, its inspector general resignsWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.5.20Jennifer Palmieri: 3 surprisingly simple ways to change our 'world where women are consistently undervalued'A historic milestone: U.S. Navy's first Black female tactical air pilot earns 'Wings of Gold'Trump's plan for fall: assume in-person voting will be 'very safe'Asked for second-term agenda, Trump flunks (for the fourth time)Coronavirus Relief Bill TRANSCRIPT: 8/5/20, MTP DailyWednesday's Mini-Report, 8.5.20AG Barr TRANSCRIPT: 8/5/20, The Beat w/ Ari MelberKanye West files TRANSCRIPT: 8/5/20, The ReidOutInto Joy Reid's Primetime MomentRepublicans TRANSCRIPT: 8/5/20, All In w/ Chris HayesSally Yates testifies TRANSCRIPT: 8/5/20, The Rachel Maddow ShowBlack Lives Matter TRANSCRIPT: 8/5/20 The Last Word w/ Lawrence O'DonnellAG Yates testifies TRANSCRIPT: 8/5/20, The 11th Hour w/ Brian WilliamsFor social media giants, Trump's misinformation on kids went too farFor 20th straight week, unemployment filings top 1 millionDiplomat: Trump's ambassador took steps to 'line the president's pocket'Prosecutors reportedly get Trump's financial records from bankThe debate over the debates reaches a strange, new levelBiden vows to 'not interfere' with a possible Trump prosecutionGENYOUth CEO Alexis Glick: Let's face it, distance learning is here to stayThursday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.6.20NY attorney general sues to 'dissolve' the NRA 'in its entirety'Transcript: Into Joy Reid's Primetime MomentWhy Trump's rhetoric on vaccines is so hard to take seriouslyPresident Trump TRANSCRIPT: 8/6/20, MTP DailyThursday's Mini-Report, 8.6.20Biden VP Pick TRANSCRIPT: 8/6/20 The Beat w/ Ari MelberRudy Giuliani TRANSCRIPT: 8/6/20, The ReidOutInto the End of the $600 Unemployment CheckSenator Gary Peters TRANSCRIPT: 8/6/20 All In w/ Chris HayesTrump Turnberry TRANSCRIPT: 8/6/20, The Rachel Maddow ShowMichelle Obama TRANSCRIPT: 8/6/20 The Last Word w/ Lawrence O'DonnellDaily Beast TRANSCRIPT: 8/6/20, The 11th Hour w/ Brian WilliamsTrump stops using religion as a shield, tries using it as a swordLosing momentum, US job growth slowed between June and JulyState Dept, CDC lift travel advisories, but where are we welcome?As Trump's Iran failures mount, a key State Dept official resignsDespite reality, Trump claims the US is 'respected again' abroadLatino parents face back-to-school uncertainty as COVID-19 hits their families hardFriday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.7.20Appeals court: House can demand Don McGahn's testimonyIn Florida, current, former GOP govs quarrel over unemployment aidTranscript: Into the End of the $600 Unemployment CheckIf Pompeo talked to Russia about bounties, why didn't Trump?President Trump TRANSCRIPT: 8/7/20, MTP DailyFriday's Mini-Report, 8.7.20Dems hit GOP TRANSCRIPT: 8/7/20 The Beat w/ Ari MelberBiden's VP announcement TRANSCRIPT: 8/7/20, ReidOutGovernor Cuomo TRANSCRIPT: 8/7/20, All In w/ Chris HayesPro-Russia Ukrainian TRANSCRIPT: The Rachel Maddow ShowODNI reports TRANSCRIPT: 8/7/20, The Last Word w/ Lawrence O'DonnellPresident Trump TRANSCRIPT: 8/7/20, The 11th Hour w/ Brian WilliamsTrump's new executive actions aren't quite what they appear to beOn election interference, one of these things is not like the otherLeading Republicans endorse Trump trying to circumvent CongressTrump vows to create health benefit the ACA already providesWhy 'the consummate negotiator' can't even try to make a dealAbandoning subtlety, Barr positions himself as a partisan operativeMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.10.20White House staffers create 'Potemkin village' to satisfy TrumpConfronted with inconvenient fact-checking, Trump flees Q&ATrump thinks it'd be 'a good idea' to add him to Mount RushmoreMonday's Mini-Report, 8.10.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 10, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 10, 2020Into Coronavirus and the Classroom: Parents Get Ready for School, At HomeTranscript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 10, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 10, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 10, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 10, 2020After one day, Trump's plan for jobless benefits starts to unravelMark Meadows makes a difference (but not in a good way)In an odd twist, Trump accuses Dems of 'meddling' in 2020 cycleTrump vows to end revenue source for Social Security systemWill Trump try to target voter access through an executive order?Downplaying coronavirus threat, Trump pushes for college footballTuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.11.20Ignoring intel report, Trump eyes diplomatic favor for RussiaHow Peloton's Robin Arzón went from corporate lawyer to fitness phenom3 ways college grads can crush their career goals — amid a pandemic!Biden taps Kamala Harris as his 2020 running mateTranscript: Into Coronavirus and the Classroom: Parents Get Ready for School, At HomeTuesday's Mini-Report, 8.11.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 11, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 11, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 11, 2020The role we ALL play in keeping sexism out of presidential politicsThe 'she-cession': Women business owners are facing a summer reckoningTranscript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 11, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 11, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 11, 2020GOP struggles to figure out its message about Kamala HarrisPrimary voters in Georgia leave Republicans with a QAnon problemIn economic aid negotiations, the GOP runs into a post-policy problemArizona's McSally makes an unfortunate case for a GOP-led SenateWhite House 'clarifies' Trump's false promise on unemployment aidInto the V.P. Pick: Kamala HarrisTrump absurdly claims US will 'have to learn' Chinese if he losesWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.12.20The cringe-worthy flaws in Trump's pitch to 'suburban housewives'Wednesday's Mini-Report, 8.12.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 12, 2020Transcript: Into the V.P. Pick: Kamala HarrisInto Coronavirus and the Classroom: Teachers Swap Chalkboards for AppsTranscript: The ReidOut, August 12, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 12, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 12, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 12, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 12, 2020Trump acknowledges USPS troubles, but doesn't intend to fix themIt took a while, but unemployment filings finally fall below 1 millionPence picks a misguided fight on jobs he simply cannot winFlorida governor compares reopening schools to Osama bin Laden raidTrump's order on eviction protections unravels into 'nothing'Despite crises, Trump turns his attention to showerhead regulationsMy just-graduated high school senior got coronavirus on Day 11 of leaving the nest — Here's what I've learnedThursday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.13.20White House's Kudlow: Voting rights are part of 'liberal wish list'Transcript: Into Coronavirus and the Classroom: Teachers Swap Chalkboards for AppsPompeo talked to Russia about bounties, so why didn't Trump?Thursday's Mini-Report, 8.13.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 13, 2020Into Coronavirus and the Classroom: The Biggest Online Learning Experiment EverTranscript: The ReidOut, August 13, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 13, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 13, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 13, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 13, 2020Trump presses Barr to target his perceived enemies before electionRight on cue, Trump baselessly questions Kamala Harris' eligibilityUSPS's Louis DeJoy makes his mark as part of a motley GOP crewMcConnell's Senate heads home, will return after Labor DayRon Johnson makes a mistake by accidentally telling the truthRepublican QAnon candidate's record starts to look even worseFriday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.14.20Obama calls out Trump for trying to 'kneecap the Postal Service'Transcript: Into Coronavirus and the Classroom: The Biggest Online Learning Experiment EverFriday's Mini-Report, 8.14.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 14, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 14, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 14, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 14, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 14, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 14, 2020Dems schedule emergency USPS session as national scandal eruptsThe 'numbers' on virus, economy don't say what Trump thinks they sayAsked to defend bogus fraud claims, Meadows flunks Logic 101On trying to undermine the USPS, Trump proves Biden rightTrump struggles with question on ensuring 'free and fair election'On coronavirus, Trump reportedly has a new 'cure' in mindIn commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, let's remember the battle for equality is FAR from overMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.17.20Water polo Olympian Ashleigh Johnson on shifting perspective when life doesn't go as plannedTrump promotes message on US cities: 'Let them rot'Monday's Mini-Report, 8.17.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 17, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 17, 2020Into Black Women and the 19th AmendmentTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 17, 2020Watch Michelle Obama's full speech at the 2020 DNCWhy a former senior Trump admin official is backing BidenTrump questions the legitimacy of any election in which he losesAdmiral from bin Laden raid warns of Trump's 'autocratic' waysWhether or not Trump realizes it, the H1N1 comparison hurts himAs GOP scrambles, USPS workers blast Team Trump's recent changesThis is what physical activity will look like for your kids in the COVID-19 eraThe problem with Trump's shot across Andrew Cuomo's bowTuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.18.20This giant sunflower display is taking over an NYC park to celebrate 100 years of women's suffrageFollowing Michelle Obama's rebuke, Trump tries, fails to respondIn retreat, DeJoy suspends USPS changes until after electionTranscript: Into Black Women and the 19th AmendmentTuesday's Mini-Report, 8.18.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 18, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 18, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 18, 2020Colin Powell joins GOP voices backing Biden at Dems' conventionReport details Team Trump's connections to Russia's 2016 schemeYet another House Republican incumbent loses in a primaryOn serving more than two terms, Trump's tone turns seriousWorking women are in the 'bull's-eye' of the recession — Here's how to copeTrump floats strange new idea to get Mexico to finance wallOn fetal tissue research, Team Trump takes another step backwardWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.19.20Embracing cancel culture, Trump calls for Goodyear boycottWednesday's Mini-Report, 8.19.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 19, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 19, 2020Into the Rise of QAnon During the PandemicTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 19, 2020As Obama explains what's at stake, Trump fires rhetorical blanksTrump's line on QAnon nonsense goes from bad to worseOn Russia's Team Trump connections, Rubio draws a curious conclusionStephen Bannon indicted as part of alleged border-wall schemeUnemployment filings disappoint, climb back above 1 millionPushing boycott, Trump suggests Goodyear workers may need new jobsThursday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.20.20Black, Asian, American: Kamala Harris' identity, how it shaped her and what it means for votersNew York judge: Trump must give prosecutors his tax returnsTrump struggles to explain the 'culture of lawlessness' around himTranscript: Into the Rise of QAnon During the PandemicThursday's Mini-Report, 8.20.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 20, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 20, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 20, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 20, 2020Into the DNC and Black LivesAs Biden delivers, Trump's whole strategy starts to backfireToo much of the right sees the conservative base as marksTrump pledges to have law enforcement at US polling locations'She Will Rise': This is how ex-Rep. Katie Hill is moving onAs Biden touts ACA, Supreme Court sets stage for historic fightBannon joins the long list of people Trump pretends to barely knowEven now, Trump doesn't understand how polls workFriday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.21.20On Iran, Pompeo and Trump find themselves isolated and defeatedTranscript: Into the DNC and Black LivesFriday's Mini-Report, 8.21.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 21, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 21, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 21, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 21, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 21, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 21, 2020'One voice can make an impact. Many can change history': Amplifying the voices of the Civil Rights movementHow I find self-worth as a DACA recipient in a country that questions my 'worthiness'Ignoring scientists, Trump touts dubious coronavirus 'breakthrough'The Republicans' platform fiasco goes from bad to worseAs Trump's convention begins, Biden picks up many GOP supportersIn private recording, Trump's sister says, 'You can't trust him'Echoing Hoover, Pence sees a 'miracle around the corner'Following convention, Biden slams Trump over Goodyear in new adMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.24.20The bizarre new conspiracy theory: Trump sees 'deep state' at FDAMonday's Mini-Report, 8.24.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 24, 2020Into the NAACP vs the Postal ServiceTranscript: The ReidOut, August 24, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 24, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 24, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 24, 2020If the case for Trump is strong, why isn't the truth good enough?Trump Organization faces difficult legal scrutiny in New YorkNikki Haley gets 'blame America first' attack backwardsTrump's FDA chief forced to walk back hyped coronavirus claim6 rules to build a wildly successful business, even in this economic climateOn health care, there are some lies Trump just can't shakeWhy would Trump praise a dictator to a freed hostage?Tuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.25.20While Tim Scott says GOP is 'working on policy,' reality disagreesWhy does Trump believe there was political unity in February?Transcript: Into the NAACP vs the Postal ServiceTuesday's Mini-Report, 8.25.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 25, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 25, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 25, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 25, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 25, 2020Mike Pompeo faces investigation following brazen RNC speechRNC's second night may be remembered for speaker we didn't hearWhite House extends invitation to GOP's Marjorie Taylor GreeneWill voters care about Trump abusing resources for political ends?Unsure of its message, GOP relies on a series of contradictionsRepublicans confront the 'better off four years ago' questionWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.26.20Fearing defeat, Trump turns our resources into his campaign toolsWednesday's Mini-Report, 8.26.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 26, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 26, 2020Into Being a Black Trump SupporterTranscript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 26, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 26, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 26, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 26, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 26, 2020Who changed the CDC's guidance on coronavirus testing (and why)?Officials undercut Trump on foreign interference with mail-in votingRepublican support for Biden's candidacy reaches new heightsDefying irony, Pence accuses Dems of downplaying their agendaTrump naturalization-ceremony stunt goes from bad to worseJobless claims inch lower, but remain above 1 millionGender economist Katica Roy: The U.S. style of tipping hurts the economy—and especially women — amid COVID-19Thursday's Mini-Report, 8.27.20Transcript: Into Being a Black Trump SupporterTranscript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 27, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 27, 2020Into "I Have a Dream"Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 27, 2020Burdened by failures, Trump tries gaslighting, changing the subjectOn social unrest, White House's Kellyanne Conway gives away the gameTrump reflects on his worst moments in a decidedly Trumpian wayOn coddling dictators, Tom Cotton picks the wrong presidential fightHow Trump's business continues to profit from Trump's administrationFather of fallen SEAL: 'Don't trust Donald Trump with your kid's life'Friday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.28.20China's interest in our election isn't quite what Trump says it isShanel Fields is proving that now can actually be a good time to start a business'He did what?' Germany's Merkel hedges on Trump's alleged charmsFriday's Mini-Report, 8.28.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 28, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 28, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, August 28, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, August 28, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, August 28, 2020Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, August 28, 2020Biden, Trump make their priorities plain after Portland clashTrump admin curtails briefings on foreign election interferenceControversial doctor gives Trump highly dubious advice on pandemicTrump faces an awkward health care deadline of his own makingTranscript: Into "I Have a Dream"Younger women are twice as likely to make their families' financial decisions than previous generationsTrump promotes message questioning coronavirus death tollPoll shows military vote leaning away from Trump, toward BidenMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.31.20At the Republican convention, how many participants were unwitting?Monday's Mini-Report, 8.31.20Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, August 31, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, August 31, 2020Into Black America's Call to Arms