Friday, October 6, 2017
Expert: "On all 3 fronts, U.S. society is easily destabilized. We need to start stepping on those pressure points."
A Steve Bannon ally at the Broadcasting Board of Governors believes there’s a massive pro-Cuba conspiracy at foot
Trump "began fulminating about federal laws that prohibit American businesses from bribing officials overseas."
DOJ even embraced the novel theory that large for-profit corporations & other institutional employers have religious constitutional rights.
DOJ even embraced the novel theory that large for-profit corporations & other institutional employers have religious constitutional rights.— Eric Schneiderman (@AGSchneiderman) October 6, 2017
ABC News: Robert Mueller's team met behind closed doors today w an unknown group of attorneys & chief judge of US District Court in DC
ABC News: Robert Mueller's team met behind closed doors today w an unknown group of attorneys & chief judge of US District Court in DC— Michael Del Moro (@MikeDelMoro) October 6, 2017
Reps. Lieu and Beyer have sent a letter to W.H. Counsel McGahn calling on him to immediately revoke Jared and Ivanka's security clearances.
Did Russia hack the 2016 vote tally? This member of the Senate intelligence committee tells me we cannot say so definitively.
Did Russia hack the 2016 vote tally? This member of the Senate intelligence committee tells me we cannot say so definitively. He also says it was wrong of Burr to say the Russian Facebook ads did not favor one candidate. https://t.co/kfAgBXUuzq via @MotherJones— David Corn (@DavidCornDC) October 6, 2017
NEW VIDEO: Trump's mocking pronunciation of "Puerto Rico" at Hispanic Heritage event was him expressing his hatred
'In Reagan’s day, the suggested equivalence of Soviet propaganda and our best media outlets would have fed outrage.' https://t.co/iYNaKlo4dL— Evan McMullin (@Evan_McMullin) October 6, 2017
In Russia, the press isn't free but Putin pretends that it is. In America, the press is free but Trump openly wishes that it weren't. https://t.co/idMIGyScun— Garry Kasparov (@Kasparov63) October 6, 2017
WaPo: Three Trump Cabinet members attended a mining lobbyist meeting at the Trump International Hotel in D.C.
"Very much a racist’: Former ‘Apprentice’ producer claims secret Trump tapes are ‘unfathomably despicable’
Facebook cut references to Russia out of its April report about manipulation of its platform during the election
Secretaries can speak at political events but can’t solicit cash. Donors paying for pics with Zinke seems closer to soliciting than speaking
New polling shows that 3/4 of the public believes global temperatures have been rising in recent decades
JUST IN: Sessions reverses Obama-era policy protecting transgender people from discrimination: report
"Rule of Law" crowd rebuffed. Fed judge rejects Interior Zinke's effort to suspend coal royalty rule, like EPA re methane rule rollback
Ivana Trump tells CBS that POTUS offered her the ambassadorship to Czech Republic. Trump said, "'Ivana, if you want it, I give it to you.’”
Ivana Trump tells CBS that POTUS offered her the ambassadorship to Czech Republic. Trump said, "'Ivana, if you want it, I give it to you.’”— Alan Rappeport (@arappeport) October 5, 2017
Will the Trump administration start using the Global Magnitsky Act to sanction human rights abusers?
The Secret Service is spending another $61,960 to rent golf carts at Trump clubs, bringing the total to $137,505:
Russia's disinformation campaign is part of #Putin’s long-term goal of sowing chaos & undermining democracies
Trump and Republicans want a big tax cut for the wealthy, claiming the gains will trickle down to the middle-class. Don't fall for it.
Federal Reserve officials warned that President Trump’s tax plan could lead to inflation and unsustainable debt
So, white nationalists meet in secret at conventions while paying “lip service to diversity” at their day jobs.
President Trump dined with his former chief of staff Reince Priebus at the White House, CNN has learned
Amid an NBC News report Donald Trump was furious when he heard Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called him a "moron," the president made cryptic comments after a meeting with military generals. Josh Earnest, Ron Klain and Jennifer Rubin join Lawrence O'Donnell.
Kaspersky Lab software, long feared to be a conduit for Russian hackers is believed to have been just that in a break of NSA secrets. Shane Harris, national security reporter for the Wall Street Journal, discusses with Rachel Maddow.
Rachel Maddow points out the irony of Donald Trump's remarks that the Las Vegas shooter was "sick and demented" when one of Trump's only legislative accomplishments was a law to make it easier for the mentally ill to get guns.
Rachel Maddow reports exclusively on a new policy by the Secret Service restricting the use of mobile devices in the West Wing of the White House. Congressman Elijah Cummings joins to discuss concerns about the use of private e-mail by Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner.
Rachel Maddow reports exclusively that an associate of Trump dossier author Christopher Steele is open to meeting with the Senate Intelligence Committee, contrary to the committee's claims.