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Stylist Monica Barnett: How to create an awe-inspiring closet for career success in the new yearThis law could help stop the next Nashville suicide bomberTranscript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 31, 2020Enough is EnoughHappy New Year, 12.31.20How to keep 2021 from feeling like a massive disappointmentTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 30, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 30, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 30, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 30, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 30, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 30, 2020Wednesday's Mini-Report, 12.30.20GOP's Hawley vows to formally challenge Biden's election victoryBiden needs to be held accountable in ways Trump wasn'tWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.30.20Trump demands Georgia's GOP governor resign (for no good reason)Nine months later, Trump again looks to states to do heavy liftingTranscript: Mike Bush: Kia OraMike Bush: Kia OraNevertheless, the Affordable Care Act persistedFrom politics to the pandemic: How women changed the course of 2020Trump takes aim at Georgia election official's brotherMcConnell unveils his poison pills with direct-aid checks on the lineTrump lowered the bar for presidents. Biden needs to raise it.Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 29, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 29, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 29, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 29, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 29, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 29, 2020Tuesday's Mini-Report, 12.29.20A fire and the Covid-19 pandemic nearly destroyed my business – Here's how I hit the reset buttonMcConnell blocks $2,000 aid checks, but the fight's far from overIf the Nashville bomber were Muslim, he would be called a 'terrorist'Transcript: Black Toys R UsTrump's fundraising efforts take a sketchy turn with bogus claimTuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.29.20As Biden reflects on Nashville bombing, Trump says nothingIn odd video, Trump falsely suggests he received a Nobel prizeWhy Louie Gohmert has filed a weird lawsuit against Mike PenceOn military funding, Trump suffers harsh, bipartisan rebukeHouse Dems overcome GOP opposition, advance direct-aid checksTrump's pardons are worth a second impeachment inquiryTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 28, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 28, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 28, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 28, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 28, 20202020 was a year of surprises — For MSNBC's Elise Jordan, the best was yet to comeGone but not forgotten: 12 trailblazing women we lost in 2020Padilla's California nomination helps heal America's historical omission of the Latino experienceTranscript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 28, 2020Monday's Mini-Report, 12.28.20America needs a strong center-right to prevent another TrumpFight over direct-aid checks leaves Republicans in an awkward spotMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.28.20What happens now that Trump has vetoed funding for the military?Is Texas' Dan Patrick prepared to part with his $1 million reward?As some in GOP concede Trump's pardons were 'rotten,' what's next?Trump's desire for 'wild' protest sparks fear among US officialsThis is how the government is deciding when you will get the Covid vaccineAfter punishing jobless, Trump signs bill he called a 'disgrace'Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 24, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 24, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 24, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 24, 2020Happy Holidays, 12.24.20Black Toys R UsWilbur Ross is the Ebenezer Scrooge of the Trump administrationTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 23, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 23, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 23, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 23, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 23, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 23, 2020Wednesday's Mini-Report, 12.23.20Susan Del Percio: This is what effective leadership looks like in the COVID eraTrump vetoes military spending, sets stage for no-win fightTranscript: Heather Penney: LuckyCovid-19 has the Postal Service overwhelmed and understaffed this ChristmasA decade later, reflecting on the repeal of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'GOP Covid deniers who refused to wear a mask jump the vaccine line, adding insult to injuryWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.23.20Several members of Trump's inner circle share a curious connectionSeeking illegitimate power, Trump insists Republicans owe himAutomatic voter registration reaches 20th stateTrump's banker raises eyebrows with unexpected retirementAmid high unemployment claims, Trump slams economic relief billLatest pardons reflect Trump's overtly pro-corruption perspectiveHeather Penney: LuckyTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 22, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 22, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 22, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 22, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 22, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 22, 2020Tuesday's Mini-Report, 12.22.20'Being alone was the hardest part': How couples are struggling to grow their families through IVF amid Covid-19How Zoom violated its own terms of service for access to China's marketGOP rep laments his party's 'mindless sort of obedience' to TrumpTuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.22.20Rand Paul, Ron Johnson, and the race to the 2020 bottomMeet the NYC moms who helped lead the fight to reopen schools amid Covid-19Group of 'political misfits' gains influence inside White HouseEven TV preacher Pat Robertson laments Trump's 'alternate reality'As a relief package passes, there are key lessons to be learnedFeds have broached making legal request for Giuliani communicationsThe new Covid relief bill is a mediocre Christmas gift at bestTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 21, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 21, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 21, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 21, 2020How to prepare for a post-Covid-19 vaccine worldTranscript: The ReidOut, December 21, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 21, 2020Monday's Mini-Report, 12.21.20'Got caught' becomes one of Trump's most obvious telltale signsNatalie Johnson: The year that changed us, and how we're learning to grieveOn COVID vaccine breakthrough, Trump prefers bystander roleMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.21.206 Black, women-owned businesses to support (that will take your fashion game to the next level!)Congress approves ban on many 'surprise' medical billsOn 'three-martini-lunch' policy, Republicans get what they wantedWhy jokes about the Space Force have soared to new heightsTrue to form, Trump downplays Russia's latest cyberattackHere's the problem with Biden picking Jennifer Granholm to run the DOEIncreasingly desperate, Trump turns to fringe figures, radical ideasWhat's good (and what's not) about Congress' new relief packageLike America, 'SNL' after Trump will be better for everyoneTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 18, 2020The U.S. missed its window to prevent Russia's huge cyberattackTranscript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 18, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 18, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 18, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 18, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 18, 2020Friday's Mini-Report, 12.18.20Following cyberattack, Trump's record draws unflattering scrutinyWhite-only religious groups aren't new to America. Trump's helped reinvigorate them.Friday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.18.20With a relief package on the line, GOP comes up with a new demandWith judicial confirmations, McConnell finds a new norm to destroyFive months after slaying, bill to protect judges faltersTranscript: At the Sherman Phoenix, Black Businesses RiseAhead of Georgia races, Trump accused of running a 'scam PAC'Following far-right smears, voting-machine companies push backRand Paul is 'very, very concerned' about increased voting in Ga.Covid-19 vaccine conspiracies have no place on local TV newsTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 17, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 17, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 17, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 17, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 17, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 17, 2020Thursday's Mini-Report, 12.17.20China's forced-labor cotton market dredges up grim memories of American slaveryDespite Trump's sizable defeat, GOP isn't asking what went wrongThursday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.17.20The problem with Team Trump's vaccine public-education campaignFormer Trump aide: 'We are sick, distracted, and now under cyberattack'The Forrest Gump of recent Trump scandals succeeds Barr at DOJSusan Del Percio: How flexible thinking can set you on the path to career success during COVIDAt the Sherman Phoenix, Black Businesses RiseFormer Trump appointee at CDC: 'We want them infected'As Congress debates aid, jobless claims reach three-month highGOP-led committee tries to create, not examine, an election problemMegan Thee Stallion and FKA twigs have shown how much America has failed Black womenTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 16, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 16, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 16, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 16, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 16, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 16, 2020Wednesday's Mini-Report, 12.16.20Revisiting Mike Pence's premature victory lap, six months laterGeorgia Senate race has Rev. Raphael Warnock facing down a familiar racist playbookThe Covid 'winter scaries' are coming ⁠— Here's how to deal'Heart and hustle': How two Latinx entrepreneurs are paving the way for others to start businessesCDC insiders detail Trump-era political control, dismissal of science10 women-owned businesses Know Your Value loves this holiday seasonWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.16.20Republican state AG uses anti-election lawsuit for fundraisingBefore exiting, Team Trump takes aim at church-state policyTo satisfy Trump, Energy Dept finalizes foolish showerhead policyJon Jarvis: Absolutely AmericanTranscript: Jon Jarvis: Absolutely AmericanKey senator looks for election 'irregularities' his party can't findDeVos pleads for 'resistance' at Dept of Education after her exitTrump lashes out at McConnell for acknowledging election realityThe Covid death toll is too big for Americans' brains to handleTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 15, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 15, 2020Lauren Leader: 'Sexist' WSJ op-ed about Jill Biden proves we need more diverse voices in our op-ed pagesTranscript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 15, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 15, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 15, 2020Four things to think about regarding recent FBI sexual assault allegationsBarr's escape hatch isn't enough to shake Trump's stigmaTranscript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 15, 2020Tuesday's Mini-Report, 12.15.20This Dr. Jill Biden debacle is right-wing conservative panic at its worst'We as society still have a lot of work to do': Reflecting on the 10th anniversary of the 'DADT' repealIncoming deputy White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre: How I overcame self-doubt and found resilienceAs open-enrollment period nears its end, ACA popularity climbsTuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.15.20As Barr and Kemp now know, Trump has no use for limited loyaltyThis non-profit is helping Latinas address race, gender, economic disparities amid Covid-19On Trump's Georgia runoff fundraising, the fine print mattersTrump searches for new excuse to reject funding for the militaryWhy it matters that a sitting congressman is abandoning the GOPAs he exits the Justice Dept, Barr leaves behind a shameful legacyWhen Republicans say 'we're fighting voter fraud,' they mean 'we're defrauding voters'Karine Jean-Pierre: 3 times I had to know my value so everyone else would, tooRepublicans are waging a war on democracy. But why are they allowed to get away with it?Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 14, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 14, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 14, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 14, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 14, 2020Monday's Mini-Report, 12.14.20Trump may not care about Russia's Treasury and SolarWinds hack. But Biden will have to.Will the Trump-Biden race finally help us sort out the Electoral College?Nominate a woman for Know Your Value and Forbes' 50 over 50 list HERE!If you thought Trump was the most dangerous threat to our democracy, you were wrongStephen Miller eyes 'alternate' electors, distinct from real onesMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.14.20Following court defeat, Texas GOP raises specter of secessionWill the White House stay silent about the latest Russian hack?Despite the race being over, Trump declares, 'No, it's not over'Incoming House Republican calls crisis 'a phony pandemic'House GOP leader struggles to defend anti-election schemeThe Supreme Court ruling Trump ought to understand (but doesn't)Jill Biden: Joe is wiser and he has learned a lotWATCH: Mika to WSJ, 'You owe Dr. Jill Biden an apology'5 science-backed reasons why you shouldn't be skeptical about the Covid-19 vaccineAnti-Muslim policies forged under Obama flourished under Trump. What will happen under Biden?Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 11, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 11, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 11, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 11, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 11, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 11, 2020Friday's Mini-Report, 12.11.20Why it's a problem for the White House to threaten the FDAJonathan CapehartMcCarthy among GOP reps scrambling to back anti-election lawsuitSusan Del Percio: The power of connections matters more than ever during Covid-19 – Here's how to revive themTiffany Cross'Not knowing right now is the hardest thing': This is what it's like trying to adopt a child during a global pandemicTrump will soon exit the stage, but his appointed pals will remainFriday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.11.20South Dakota's Noem scrambles to defend pandemic failuresAs FBI moves closer, Texas' Paxton denies he's fishing for a pardonWhen China amplifies Trump's anti-election messageWhat passes for Republican 'moderation' in December 2020McConnell, GOP senators balk at bipartisan economic relief packageRepublican support for anti-election case reaches absurd heightsAn Israeli general said aliens are real but avoiding humanity. That checks out.Trump's bullying campaign is working. This lawsuit is trying to fight back.Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 10, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 10, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 10, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 10, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 10, 2020Transcript: Critical ConditionTranscript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 10, 2020Thursday's Mini-Report, 12.10.20'This is what government would look like without a president'Covid is destroying Americans' mental and financial health. McConnell has the power to help.Testimony sparks controversy over political influence at the CDCThursday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.10.20Trump lawyers switch gears, claim fraud is 'undetectable'Stephanie Ruhle: My family got Covid-19 — Here's what I know nowGOP points to misled Americans to bolster bogus allegationsYet another Trump cabinet secretary caught up in scandalCritical ConditionGiuliani points to 'celebrity' status after getting special COVID careUgly spike in unemployment claims reinforce need for aid packageLudicrous Texas anti-election lawsuit jolts Republican politicsAmazon and other corporations won the pandemic at the expense of everyone elseTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 9, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 9, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 9, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 9, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 9, 2020Georgia Democrats can't afford to take the high road against Loeffler's cries of 'socialism!'Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 9, 2020Wednesday's Mini-Report, 12.9.205 unique ways to stay connected during a holiday season like no otherWhen GOP legislators fear their homes may be 'bombed' over electionWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.9.20Why McConnell's 'red line' stands in the way of economic reliefHow (and why) the Senate GOP just undermined Biden's tech agendaTranscript: Anne Milgram: A City InvincibleMorgan Radford: To say this year was 'unexpected' is the understatement of the century … and I certainly wasn't spared.Even the obscure Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies is dividedAnne Milgram: A City InvincibleRon Johnson uses his Senate platform in a profoundly misguided wayAs Biden prepares to govern, Trump puts on a cringe-worthy showLloyd Austin is Biden's shakiest Cabinet pick yetTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 8, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 8, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 8, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 8, 2020Mika Brzezinski, Know Your Value and Forbes are gearing up to celebrate 50 trailblazing women over 50Transcript: The ReidOut, December 8, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 8, 2020Tuesday's Mini-Report, 12.8.20Trump's EPA channels Big Tobacco in a decision that will make Covid worse39% of Covid-19 deaths have occurred in nursing homes — many could have been prevented: reportMeet the team of women who want to eradicate Covid-19 under BidenThe two biggest problems with the Texas AG's anti-election lawsuitTuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.8.20Arizona GOP pushes highly provocative line following election lossesThe Covid vaccine is almost here. Here's what you should know.Pentagon advisory board member: White House creating security risksAnother Trump political ally honored with Medal of FreedomPandemic interferes with Trump admin's execution plansWhy Pompeo is headed to Georgia (the state, not the country)Why Trump's anti-election calls to Republican officials matterA Covid vaccine is the last thing we need to think about right nowTranscript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 7, 2020Covid made Mitch McConnell's 'grim reaper' nickname into realityTranscript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 7, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 7, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 7, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 7, 2020Monday's Mini-Report, 12.7.20Women in charge: Incoming MSNBC president Rashida JonesThe surprise pick on Joe Biden's incoming health care teamMonday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.7.20Armed protesters gather at Michigan secretary of state's homeWhy was a vaccine skeptic invited to deliver Senate testimony?Small fraction of GOP lawmakers prepared to accept Biden's victory'We're all victims': Trump pushes persecution complex to supportersIf Loeffler really wants to talk about 'radical' ideologies...Trump lobbies GOP governor to help overturn election resultsCongress has forgotten how to spend money. Earmarks can help.How a single New Yorker cover seemingly validated an entire nationTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 4, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 4, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 4, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 4, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 4, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 4, 2020Friday's Mini-Report, 12.4.20Conservative radicalizers are well-coiffed, well-paid — and increasingly dangerousHouse approves historic bill to end federal ban on marijuanaAnother Trump nominee for the Pentagon accused of radicalismWant to conquer your 2020 performance review? Do these 4 thingsFriday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.4.20Congress, Trump begin dramatic fight over military policyThe Presidential Medal of Freedom is in need of restorationThe 2020 popular vote puts Biden's win over Trump in a new lightJobs report badly disappoints, reinforces need for aidAfter massive post-election haul, Trump has some striking optionsWhy is Melania Trump doing 'Christmas stuff' with Covid surging?Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 3, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 3, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 3, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 3, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 3, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 3, 2020Thursday's Mini-Report, 12.3.20Transcript: "The Dead Are Arising"Justice Dept reportedly kicks Trump's eyes and ears out of the buildingHoliday gift guide: 10 amazing books to inspire young girls to know their valueIvanka Trump deposed as part of inauguration fund controversyHow NBC's Morgan Radford is finding the silver lining after postponing her weddingThursday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.3.20Scope of GOP senator's 'prolific' stock trades comes into viewRepublicans find a Trump threat they're eager to ignore"The Dead Are Arising"After telling the truth about fraud, Barr's job may be in jeopardyAs unemployment claims remain high, aid faces uncertain futureHow Trump could be trying to manipulate pardons to obstruct justiceThe obvious (and less obvious) problems with Trump's epic rantThe Israeli-Palestinian conflict is complex. A court case shows the 'nation state' law isn't.Transcript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 2, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 2, 2020Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 2, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 2, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 2, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 2, 2020Wednesday's Mini-Report, 12.2.20The DOD is the largest employer on earth. Biden's pick to lead it matters.GOP plan disregards poor, prioritizes 'three-martini-lunch' policyWhy GOP's instant dismissal of Barr's election fraud denial is so concerning'We'll continue to rise': How this Black-icon-infused fashion line found success amid Covid-19The Republican case against Neera Tanden crumbles under scrutinyWednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.2.20After contradicting the party line on fraud, Barr faces GOP pushbackTrump threatens to veto military bill for the Trumpiest of reasonsTranscript: Robert S. Mueller III: The Director (Part 1)Why did the White House close the Pentagon's Defeat ISIS Task Force?Robert S. Mueller III: The Director (Part 1)Facing brutal deadlines, Congress starts to scramble on economic aidAfter impassioned plea in Georgia, Trump makes things worseThe presidential pardon power is about mercy, whether Trump understands that or notSeries of striking controversies surround Trump's pardon powerTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, December 1, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, December 1, 2020How the Biden Administration could mark a 'turning point for women'Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show, December 1, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, December 1, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, December 1, 2020Transcript: The Beat with Ari Melber, December 1, 2020Tuesday's Mini-Report, 12.1.20Barr contradicts Trump (and himself) on claims of election fraud'Happiness Lab' professor Laurie Santos: 5 surefire ways to find joy in 2020Trump suggests Georgia governor could 'call off' Senate runoff racesTuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.1.20Scott Atlas cared more about 'owning the libs' than Covid. And Americans paid the price.Trump wonders if FBI, Justice Dept are 'involved' in conspiracyTrump followers donate heavily to his post-election schemesTrump lawyer calls for fired cybersecurity chief's executionAdvocates of divided government miss key detail about McConnellThe No. 1 way to keep Covid-19 from setting women back at workTrump finds yet another Republican governor worthy of his rageWhy Scott Atlas' resignation from the White House mattersCongress needs to fix Donald Trump's favorite loopholesTranscript: The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, November 30, 2020Transcript: The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, November 30, 2020Transcript: Food for the SoulTranscript: The Rachel Maddow Show, November 30, 2020Transcript: All In with Chris Hayes, November 30, 2020Transcript: The ReidOut, November 30, 2020