Rand Paul stunt not the first pointless shutdown
Michael Beschloss, NBC News presidential historian, talks with Rachel Maddow about past government shutdowns, including pairs of shutdowns like in 2018, and stunt shutdowns that were not over legislation.
Whitaker disqualifications run deeper than sketchy work history25:25
Stacey Abrams, beaten but not defeated, vows voting rights fight03:37
Trump aims to placate Turkey to cover Saudis on Khashoggi killing09:01
Programming note! 'Betrayal' documentary airs Sunday at 9pm ET06:43
Signs suggest Robert Mueller investigation coming to a head28:08
Extension request offers another peek at Mueller's planning03:23