Thursday, October 5, 2017
Jeanne Shaheen wants to call a hearing on WSJ report re: Russia's hack of the NSA, wants testimony from NSA head Mike Rogers.
TRUMP: "Maybe it's the calm before the storm." ... REPORTER: "What storm Mr. President?" TRUMP: "You'll find out." (via Satellite News)
CA Gov. Jerry Brown signs "sanctuary state" legislation expanding protections for immigrants in U.S. illegally
Numerous women have accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment. He’s paid at least 8 settlements. NYT exclusive
New statement from Harvey Weinstein after bombshell NYT story. Says he's going to take leave and focus on the NRA
BREAKING: Rep Cummings Sends Email Preservation Letters to Ivanka & Kushner - asks FBI to Conduct Security Review
The Atlantic Council's Peter Pham discusses the fight U.S. troops and their allies are waging against Islamic militants in Niger
Political journalism has become infatuated with opinion polls, but is ill-equipped to make sense of the data
Elijah Cummings wants evidence Tom Price repaid taxpayers for his travel on private flights—wants a copy of the check he promised to write
How key indicators evolved during Obama’s second term, and how they are faring since Trump took offic
NEW: Just introduced my bill to prohibit the sale of bump stocks, which turn semi-automatic rifles into the equivalent of machine guns
Words going around that this may be Gen. Kelly's last week.
How did Moscow know to target swing states that'd prove critical for Trump? And did they have help on the inside?
The Senate Intelligence Committee says the Russia probe has expanded. The Chairman says Russia interfered but whether it colluded with the Trump campaign is still under investigation. David Frum and David Corn join Lawrence O'Donnell.
Ivanka Trump and her brother, Donald Trump Jr., were nearly criminally indicted in a case involving Trump SoHo, and the related e-mails show them coordinating their lies. Andrea Bernstein, senior editor of policy and politics for WNYC, discusses the story with Ari Melber.