Tuesday, April 10, 2018

News: Tillis, Coons, Graham, Booker plan to introduce on Wednesday a combined version of their bills to protect special counsel Robert Muelle

Trump signs executive order to impose work requirements in federal welfare programs

Expert Voices: Strategic costs of U.S. inaction in Syria outweigh risks

Dana Boente, the FBI's general counsel who was in charge of the Russia investigation early in the Trump administration, has been asked to testify by special counsel Robert Mueller, according to a letter obtained by @maddow

Exclusive: Handwritten notes we believe were written by Dana Boente on his talking with James Comey about the "cloud" of the Russia investigation:

Exclusive: Dana Boente letter that he has been asked for an interview by Robert Mueller:

Quick refresher: Who is Dana Boente?

'Extraordinarily uncomfortable': CNN rolls cringeworthy close-up of Trump's generals during his anti-FBI rant

Mark #Zuckerberg finally gives me a straight answer: he does not think we need a law protecting the privacy of children online.

Some Republicans warn President Trump it would be "suicide" and a "massive mistake" to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Feinstein also says: Cambridge Analytica accessed private/direct messages on Facebook. She also says CA worked for the Internet research agency. Which is a huge announcement if true

Colbert audience cheers news of FBI raid

Bout 3 minutes in.


Russia is jamming American drones in Syria, officials say

Breaking: EPA staffer who signed off on report that undermined Pruitt's claims of threats was removed on Tuesday

Reporter asks Sarah Sanders if Trump has "thought about stepping down"

Oleg Deripaska goes from famous Russian billionaire to global outcast in just 3 days

WATCH LIVE: Zuckerberg Testifies Before Senate

Updated at 4 p.m. ET

Sen. Durbin breaks out the Jedi Mind Trick

FBI Raid on Michael Cohen Is the Most Dangerous Day of Donald Trump’s Life

BREAKING: @SlimFast is now the 21st sponsor to drop Laura Ingraham’s show after criticizing Parkland shooting victim David Hogg.

Zuckerberg Testifies

Mark Zuckerberg say there may be subpoenas from Special Counsel Robert Mueller, and that he has not been interviewed by Mueller's team

News: Federal prosecutors in New York have asked the Trump Organization for records relating to the Stormy Daniels payment

Today, Facebook launches its Data Abuse Bounty so that you can report any misuse of data by app developers

White House homeland security adviser resigns amid continued turnover in Trump administration

Christine Todd Whitman ran the EPA before, during and after 9/11. She says she never had Pruitt's level of security — even when traveling abroad

HUGE!!! ABC News has learned that Geoffrey Berman, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, is recused from the Michael Cohen investigation

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are treating Michael Cohen like he’s a lawyer for the mob. That’s how seasoned white collar defense attorneys describe the raid on Cohen’s office, home, and hotel room to The Daily Beast

#BREAKING: The victims of Donald Trump’s fraudulent university will finally receive the relief they deserve. A federal court just finalized our $25M Trump University settlement.

There’s a New Problem With Trump’s Attacks on Amazon

Former US Attorney Preet Bharara says the FBI raids of Michael Cohen's office and hotel room were done by officials who were all "handpicked" by President Trump

The biggest Black Lives Matter page on Facebook is fake

U.S. weighs multinational military response to Syria attack: sources

NEW: John Dowd, Trump's personal lawyer, says Rosenstein should shut down the Mueller probe

Michael Avenatti plans to release a composite sketch of the man Stormy Daniels says threatened her in 2011 when she was trying to sell her story about her alleged affair with Trump

BREAKING: DOJ traces millions from $230m crime that Sergei Magnitsky exposed to UK account of Renaissance Capital

Steve Schmidt: What we saw today was an American president saying "I am the state. I am the country." That's not how it works.

“Lawyers told The Daily Beast that raiding lawyers’ offices isn’t unheard of—but is generally used for lawyers who work with alleged members of organized crime, or for lawyers who are involved themselves in elaborate criminal schemes.”

Trump just floated the possibility of firing Robert Mueller. "I think it's a disgrace what's going on. We'll see what happens. Many people have said you should fire him."

To search Michael Cohen’s home and office, the FBI had to clear a higher-than-normal bar

Stormy Daniels' lawyer Avenatti has a theory about that FBI raid

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen is reportedly under investigation for bank fraud and Stormy Daniels' lawyer speculates it could be tied to the loan Cohen took out to pay Stormy Daniels $130,000. Tim O'Brien and Ari Melber join Lawrence O'Donnell.

Stormy Daniels' lawyer reacts to Michael Cohen FBI raid

Michael Avenatti thinks Michael Cohen will take the 5th Amendment over his payment to Stormy Daniels and says the FBI raid would not have happened if Stormy Daniels had not come forward. Jill Wine-Banks and Ari Melber also join Lawrence O'Donnell.

Letter reportedly exposes Pruitt lie; travel to be examined

Rachel Maddow relays a new report in The Atlantic that an internal EPA letter suggests that Scott Pruitt, contrary to his previous claims, was aware of the giant pay raise given to his aide, and the EPA IG will take a look at Pruitt's travel.

Use of search warrant sends message on Michael Cohen probe

Barbara McQuade, former U.S. attorney, talks with Rachel Maddow about the legal particulars of the FBI raid on Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen and what it means that a warrant was used instead of a less obtrusive means of gathering evidence.

Seized material from Trump attorney suggests broad investigation

Tom Hamburger, investigative reporter for The Washington Post, talks with Rachel Maddow about what the range of material taken from Trump attorney Michael Cohen's home, hotel, and office suggest about the scope of the investigation.

Legal woes deepen for Trump team as FBI raids Cohen work, home

Tom Winter, NBC News investigative reporter, talks with Rachel Maddow about what is known so far about FBI raids on personal and business locations of Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen.

Amid ad boycott, Laura Ingraham says she won't be silenced by 'the left'

Trump on raid of Michael Cohen: "It's an attack on our country in a true sense. It's an attack on what we all stand for."

Raid fuses Russia probe and Stormy case