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18 Aug 2019 11:10 am
Amy Klobuchar on congresswomen banned from Israel

Presidential contender Sen. Amy Klobuchar responds to the congresswomen being banned from Israel, telling Lawrence O’Donnell that “exporting intolerance, that is a sign of weakness.” She also gives her take on Trump’s tariff wars.

18 Aug 2019 10:18 am
Whatever happened to Infrastructure Week?

Jacob Soboroff joins Ari Melber with a sneak peek at the series finale of American Swamp, which looks at why not much has been done to fix America’s roads and bridges.

18 Aug 2019 10:18 am
New polls: Donald Trump behind nationwide & in key state

Former GOP Congressman David Jolly and Christina Greer talk to Ari Melber about new polls that show Trump behind top Democratic candidates nationwide and in a key early state.

18 Aug 2019 10:18 am
PoliticsNation 8/17/19

PoliticsNation is hosted by Al Sharpton, one of America's most renowned civil rights leaders.

18 Aug 2019 9:47 am
'This Happened: On Account of Sex' The Battle for Equal Rights

On the heels of the historic midterm election, women across the nation are calling for an equal rights amendment. Nearly fifty years ago, another fight for the ERA left the country divided, and kindled a culture war.

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
Al Sharpton: There’s been progress since “Bloody Sunday,” but voter suppression is still a problem

MSNBC’s Kendis Gibson discusses the progress made since “Bloody Sunday” 54 years ago with Reverend Al Sharpton. Sharpton says it’s important to keep fighting for rights in an era where voter suppression is rampant.

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
Rep. Sewell calls House Bill HR 1 voter protection a ‘no brainer’

House Democrats just passed legislation that is anti-corruption, and protects voting rights, which Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has stated will not receive a Senate vote. Rep. Terri Sewell joins Joy Reid on the HR 1 For The People Act.

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
Former felons rally to register voters after voting rights restored

Former felons and voting rights advocates gathered in Tallahassee, Florida, to kick off their biggest voter registration drive in the state’s history. The changes to Florida’s felon voting rules could add up to 1.4 million newly-eligible voters to the

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
ACLU Attorney: Trump Plan Will Harm Voting Rights

ACLU's Dale Ho and former DOJ official Vanita Gupta explain why Trump's plan to change the census will harm voting rights.

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
GOP state legislators obstructing voting rights

There are at least 18 bills restricting voting rights actively moving through nine states with Republican controlled legislatures.

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
Texas secretary of state resigns after failed voter purge effort

Former Texas Secretary of State David Whitley resigned after attempting a voter purge of as many as 98 thousand voters who he claimed were not American citizens.

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
Why do we vote on Tuesdays?

For the past two weeks, Katy Tur and Jacob Soboroff have taken you deep into the “American Swamp” to explore the murkiness of US politics across the nation. This week, the pair explores all of the hurdles on the path to the vote, starting with why

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
Voter fraud in North Carolina

This episode of MSNBC’s new documentary series “American Swamp” focuses on voting in the United States. Katy Tur and Jacob Soboroff travel to North Carolina to discuss voter fraud in a hotly contested congressional race. Tune in Sunday, August 11 at 9 P.M

18 Aug 2019 8:12 am
Poll: Time to abolish the debt-limit?

Is it time to get rid of the debt-limit law altogether?

18 Aug 2019 7:40 am
Poll: Will Congress accomplish more in 2014?

Ted Cruz threatens to filibuster on debt-limit bill. Will it be another 2013 for Congress?

18 Aug 2019 7:40 am
Rep. King: ‘This madness has to end soon’

Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., explains why he’s “had it with this self-righteous, delusional wing” of his party and why he’s strongly pushing his party to pass a clean DHS funding bill.

18 Aug 2019 7:33 am
Fight on the Right: King takes on Cruz, Paul

Rep. Peter King, R-NY, took on some big-name 2016 contenders when it came to attempting to defund the Department of Homeland Security. The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank, Slate’s Jamelle Bouie and former Sen. Blanche Lincoln, D-AR, discuss.

18 Aug 2019 7:33 am
Peter King on 2016: My name's been mentioned

Rep. Peter King talks with Luke Russert about a potential presidential bid in 2016, saying, “I’m not kidding myself. This will never be easy and I haven’t decided what I’m going to do, but when I see what’s happening to my party, I really get concerned.”

18 Aug 2019 7:33 am
King on Ramadi victory, Trump comments

Rep. Peter King (R-NY), member of the Homeland Security Committee, commends the military victory in Ramadi but still expresses criticism of the current terror strategy. He also comments on 2016 news, including Donald Trump’s criticism of Bill Clinton.

18 Aug 2019 7:33 am
NY Rep. gives his definition of NY values

NY Rep. Peter King joins Chris Matthews to give his definition on “New York values.” This comes after GOP candidate Ted Cruz called out Donald Trump and New York for not having a good values.

18 Aug 2019 7:33 am
Rep. King reacts to Brussels attacks

Rep. Peter King, R - N.Y., and The Washington Post's Jonathan Capehart react to the terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgium on Tuesday, and discuss how President Obama and GOP presidential candidates have responded.

18 Aug 2019 7:33 am
Rep. Peter King: I still support Donald Trump

Republican Congressman Peter King says there’s “no doubt” Donald Trump’s judge comments were racist, but says the candidate is “not himself a racist… he’s reckless in what he says.” King also comments on whether it’s too late for third party candidate.

18 Aug 2019 7:33 am
Donald Trump on violence at Chicago rally

Donald Trump explains to Chris Matthews why his campaign postponed a rally in Chicago on Friday evening, and remarks on the divided political climate in the United States.

18 Aug 2019 6:57 am
Chicago PD: We were not consulted

The Chicago Police Department holds a press conference after a rally for Donald Trump was canceled.

18 Aug 2019 6:57 am
Escalating aggression marks Trump's rhetoric

Rachel Maddow presents a video timeline of Donald Trump's comments at rallies that have stoked hostility and incited violence by his supporters against protesters, leading to chaos after a canceled rally in Chicago.

18 Aug 2019 6:57 am
Trump rally in Chicago postponed

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump's scheduled campaign event at University of Illinois in Chicago, IL has been postponed. MSNBC host Chris Matthews joins the discussion.

18 Aug 2019 6:57 am
Gun safety advocates hold rallies across the nation calling for Senate action

Gun safety advocacy groups are holding rallies in cities across the United States urging the Senate to end their recess early and act on gun reform legislation. NBC's Simone Boyce reports from the Los Angeles rally.

18 Aug 2019 6:55 am
Mika to Cruz, Trump: Move on from wife feud

The wives of Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are now being dragged into the 2016 campaign in unfortunate ways, and the Morning Joe panel tries to make sense of this part of the Trump-Cruz feud.

18 Aug 2019 6:41 am
Water problems not only in Flint

The Flint water crisis has renewed attention to the broader threat of lead exposure to communities and in particular to children around the country. The Director of Schomburg Center, Khalil Gibran Muhammad and former Ohio State Senator Nina Turner join...

18 Aug 2019 6:18 am
18 Aug 2019 6:18 am
Barbara Bush: ‘I changed my mind’

The former first lady and mother of Jeb Bush says she’s had a change of heart about him running for president. For a candidate benefitting from a name, can Jeb Bush continue dodging questions about the wars of his brother and father?

18 Aug 2019 4:59 am
Epstein accuser sues British socialist Ghislaine Maxwell, others

U.S. Attorney General William Barr is vowing that justice will be served for the victims of alleged sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, whose death has now been officially ruled a suicide. Ayman Mohyeldin in for Joy Reid and panel discuss attempts to

18 Aug 2019 4:58 am
GOP warns WH over tariffs, but how serious are they?

The president is set to commemorate D-Day on Wednesday in the UK with PM Theresa May, Queen Elizabeth and other world leaders. Yet at home, Trump is facing pressure from his own party in the Senate over Mexico tariffs.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Truckers say Trump tax plan is hurting their wallets: Administration 'not listening at all'

American truck drivers are considering quitting their jobs after the Trump administration's tax bill changed per diem policies that directly affect thousands of truckers.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Despite Trump's promises, Midwest jobs leave for Mexico

Senator Elizabeth Warren tells Chris Hayes how she plans to create manufacturing jobs in the Midwest.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Truckers say Trump's policies are taking a toll

NBC News' Morgan Radford and Vaughn Hillyard spoke with independent truck drivers and farmers across the country to get a sense of how Trump's tax plan and trade war impacts their lives.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
How will President Trump's proposed tariff plan affect U.S. employment?

The May jobs report is released showing only 75,000 jobs were created, 100,000 less than predicted. Stephanie Ruhle sits down with journalist Ben White and Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers Jason Furman to discuss the economy before President

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Watch your wallet. Is Trump's Trade War leading to a recession?

Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich explains how Trump's trade war could being pushing the U.S. into a recession.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Weak jobs report draws criticism; can Trumpism survive Trump?

The Wall Street Journal editorial board writes '[t]he May jobs report is a flashing yellow light that Mr. Trump needs to settle his trade wars and get back to promoting growth.' The panel discusses the paper's warnings.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Legal bombshell: Democrats sue Trump for elusive taxes

As the Treasury Dept. ignores months of lawful requests for Trump’s tax returns, House Democrats sue the administration in federal court. Mother Jones Washington Bureau chief David Corn joins the Beat to discuss.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Democrats tee up another lawsuit for Trump financial documents

Rachel Maddow describes Donald Trump's losing court record in trying to fight Congress on access to his financial records, and even as Trump appeals those past losses, Congress has filed yet another lawsuit for access to Trump's taxes.

18 Aug 2019 4:47 am
Pruitt scandal dwarfs Shulkin's, giving lie to firing excuse

Rachel Maddow points out that the explanation that David Shulkin was fired over his travel scandal doesn't make sense in light of the administration's other travel scandals, particularly that of EPA administrator Scott Pruitt, who not only used more

18 Aug 2019 4:41 am
Trump-Netanyahu ties scrutinized after flap over West Bank visit

Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib will not be visiting Israel after a week of back and forth with the Israeli government, which reportedly bowed to pressure from Donald Trump to deny Tlaib and Rep. Ilhan Omar an official visit to the Occupied Palestinian

18 Aug 2019 4:37 am
Trump links gun violence to mental illness, backs away from background checks

President Donald Trump is again linking gun violence to mental illness -- despite previously calling for stronger background checks. Alex Witt is joined by Kris Brown, president of Brady, a gun control advocacy group, to discuss Trump’s latest remarks.

18 Aug 2019 4:37 am
Outrage after largest conservative LGBT group endorses Trump

This week the Log Cabin Republicans, a group that represents LGBT conservatives in America, endorsed Donald Trump for president in 2020, a surprising move from a group that did not endorse Trump in 2016. Ayman Mohyeldin in for Joy Reid and panel debate

18 Aug 2019 4:28 am
Will a struggling economy hurt Trump in 2020?

There are reports that President Trump is increasingly worried about a recession, and how that could affect the 2020 election. MSNBC’s David Gura discusses what is spooking investors with Prof. Daniel Drezner from Tufts University.

18 Aug 2019 4:28 am
AM Joy 8/17/19

Joy Reid tackles the most important news and political topics of the week and, along with a rotating panel of journalists, will explore how these issues shape the country.

18 Aug 2019 2:11 am
Far-right groups and protesters face off in Portland, Oregon

Tensions between far-right groups and protesters are rising in Portland, Oregon as police attempt to control the situation. NBC's Scott Cohn got to talk to one of the protesters about what they hope to achieve.

18 Aug 2019 12:21 am
Epstein accusers sues British socialist Ghislaine Maxwell, others

U.S. Attorney General William Barr is vowing that justice will be served for the victims of alleged sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein whose death has now been officially ruled a suicide. Ayman Mohyeldin in for Joy Reid and panel discuss attempts to apprehend

17 Aug 2019 11:32 pm