Thursday, September 7, 2017
It's official: No storm on record, anywhere on the globe, has maintained winds 185mph or above for as long as Irma
DeVos: "Prior administration weaponised the Office for Civil Rights" & "sexual assault definition is too broad
The most intriguing part of this isn't that Cobb got fooled by email prankster, but what he says about investigation
BREAKING: Ninth Circuit upholds expanded injunction against Muslim Ban 2.0. Refugees protected. Rejects US government appeal entirely.
BREAKING: Ninth Circuit upholds expanded injunction against Muslim Ban 2.0. Refugees protected. Rejects US government appeal entirely.— David Cole (@DavidColeACLU) September 7, 2017
Steve Bannon tells 60 Minutes: "The Republican establishment is trying to nullify the 2016 election."
Steve Bannon tells @60Minutes: "The Republican establishment is trying to nullify the 2016 election." pic.twitter.com/Yh3S5usxpo— Sahil Kapur (@sahilkapur) September 7, 2017
The one in which Trump got a minority of the popular vote? https://t.co/Qgr7sUvmcF— David Corn (@DavidCornDC) September 7, 2017
The office of Chris Coons, who sits on the Judiciary Cmte., just sent out the statute on giving false statements to Congress.
The @HouseJudiciary chair just cut debate on our resolution of inquiry into #TrumpRussia. We're walking out. This is unacceptable.
BREAKING: The @HouseJudiciary chair just cut debate on our resolution of inquiry into #TrumpRussia. We're walking out. This is unacceptable.— Rep. Pramila Jayapal (@RepJayapal) September 7, 2017
Here's the Resolution of Inquiry GOP don't want to discuss, requesting docs and info on Trump's firing of Comey: https://t.co/R4WTV1weNF— Rep. Pramila Jayapal (@RepJayapal) September 7, 2017
Donald Trump Jr.’s new statement about June 2016 Trump Tower meeting is significant both in what is included & what is excluded.
With Putin evidently fearing forthcoming elections, his principal opponent's campaign is systematically attacked.
"..a reckless decision to honor a reckless campaign promise invites Iran to pursue an unfettered path to a bomb
Almost immediately the Kremlin/ WikiLeaks /KEK trolls show up. "Michael Gray" certainly has an interesting TL
This is direct evidence that our adversaries try to turn us against each other. They know we're weak when divided. Will we let them succeed?
A total of 9 defendants are accused of helping Iran facilitate payments through the U.S. financial system
Lawrence O'Donnell explains that President Donald Trump's weak negotiating skills allowed Democrats an opening that could affect his agenda and allow Democrats future legislative wins.
Sen. Harry Reid's former Chief of Staff, Adam Jentleson, and New York Times columnist David Leonhardt join Lawrence O'Donnell to discuss how Donald Trump's cave to Democratic demands will create future problems for Trump, Ryan, and McConnell.
Republicans gasped when Trump took the Democrats' debt deal and Steve Bannon and the House Freedom Caucus chair have reportedly discussed who could replace Paul Ryan as Speaker of the House. Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist George F. Will joins Lawrence O'Donnell.
More than 4,000 signatures have been collected so far on a petition to rename Hurricane Irma as Hurricane Ivanka
Dennis Rodman emerges with an offer to "straighten things out" between his 2 friends Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump
Rachel Maddow reports that while the floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey are receding, biological and industrial contamination are presenting a secondary threat to residents in the storm's wake. Duration
New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, talks with Rachel Maddow in general terms about the jurisdictional issues around cases like question of self-dealing surrounding Donald Trump adviser Carl Icahn.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman talks with Rachel Maddow about the coalition of states suing Donald Trump over his suspension of DACA.
Massimo Calabresi, deputy D.C. bureau chief for Time Magazine, talks with Rachel Maddow about Russia's use of Facebook and the Russian view of the internet as a new platform for the dissemination of propaganda.
Rachel Maddow looks back at the months of denials from Facebook that Russia was using their platform to interfere in the 2016 presidential election and notes that their admission to the contrary today is not only vindication for reporters but a new criminal matter for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to consider.
In 2013 Trump/Kushner/Putin mutual pal Abramovich kept his megayacht docked in NYC for 6 weeks so his girlfriend could give birth in US https://t.co/3980np8ISY— Adam Khan (@Khanoisseur) September 7, 2017
EXCLUSIVE: Russians choose Trump condos in Miami to have U.S.-born kids, @katiezavadski reports https://t.co/86IRegBWKt— Justin Miller (@justinjm1) September 7, 2017