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Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – is joined by Tim Heaphy, Michael Steele, Basil Smikle, Ryan Reilly, Harry Litman, Ryan Reilly, Lisa Rubin, Katie Phang, Donny Deutsch, Michele Goodwin, Cornell Belcher, and Richard Engel.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – is joined by Russ Beuttner, Andrew Weissmann, Charlie Sykes, Frank Figliuzzi, Donna Edwards, Charlie Sykes, Molly Duane, Mini Timmaraju, Molly Jong Fast, Glenn Kirschner, Mary McCord, and Michael McFaul.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – is joined by Susanne Craid, Claire McCaskill, Lisa Rubin, Basil Smikle, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, Tim Heaphy, David Noriega, Carol Leonnig, Harry Litman, Katie Benner, Rep. Zoe Lofgren, Maya Wiley, Molly Jong-Fast, and Jake Ward.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – is joined by Jackie Alemany, Charlie Sykes, Mara Gay, Rep. Adam Schiff, Susanne Craig, Steph Ruhle, Ali Vitali, Tim Miller, David Noriega, Amanda Carpenter, Frank Figliuzzi, Rick Stengel, RonNell Andersen Jones, Nick Confessore, Rep. Dan Goldman, and Paul Rieckhoff.
Ali Velshi – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses the release of more Israeli hostages, worries of threats to the extended humanitarian pause in Gaza, a look at life inside Gaza since October 7th, revelations from former Vice President Mike Pence about just how close he was to abstaining from the 2020 election certification process, Rep. George Santos' troubled road ahead as he faces expulsion, today's memorial service for late First Lady Rosalynn Carter, and more. Joined by: Richard Engel, Avril Benoit, Tim Heaphy, Neal Katyal, J. Michael Luttig, Majd Almashharawi, Kamal Almashharawi, Lisa Rubin, Harry Litman, Susanne Craig, Rep. Eric Swalwell, Eddie Glaude, Katty Kay, and Michael Beschloss.
Ali Velshi - in for Nicolle Wallace - discusses the release of more Israeli hostages and extended humanitarian pause in Gaza, an the shooting of Palestinian college students being investigated in Vermont as hate incidents rise, a new filing revealing a disturbing number of threats received the by judge in the ex-president's civil fraud case, new details on a troubling pardon by the last administration, how the Biden administration helped create a solid economy and why that's not showing up in the polls, and more.Joined by: Richard Engel, Ben Rhodes, John Brennan, Andrew Weissmann, Lisa Rubin, Tara Palmieri, Charlie Sykes, Frank Figliuzzi, Mary McCord, Donell Harvin, Mike Schmidt, Amanda Zurawski, Mini Timmaraju, and Christine Romans.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses breaking news of a vehicle explosion on the U.S./Canada border, the agreement between Israel and Hamas to a four day pause in fighting in exchange for 50 hostages, a difficult day in court for the former president as a former executive takes the stand, the new Democratic strategy taking aim at the ex-president, the 60th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination, and more.Joined by: Tom Winter, Pete Strzok, Frank Figliuzzi, David Noriega, Michael Oren, Christopher O'Leary, Susanne Craig, Lisa Rubin, Mara Gay, David Jolly, Paul Rieckhoff, Ben Rhodes, Rick Stengel, David Rhode, Michele Goodwin, Jena Griswold, and Jon Meacham.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses Israel's government meeting on a potential hostage release deal, an update in the Fulton County election case, House Speaker Mike Johnson's trip to meet with the ex-president as he faces backlash from the right, the ex-president's threat to democracy, and more – featuring a surprise guest with a big announcement. Joined by: Nicolle Wallace, Ruby Chen, Rick Stengel, Raf Sanchez, Andrew Weissmann, Greg Bluestein, Rep. Colin Allred, Molly Jong-Fast, Claire McCaskill, Carol Leonnig, Charlie Sykes, J. Michael Luttig, Marc Elias, and Basil Smikle.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses the tense hearing in a D.C. courtroom over the ex-president's gag order, his allies working to undermine Fulton County DA Fani Willis as she receives protection from an unlikely source, a judge's ruling that the ex-president engaged in insurrection, the never-ending stream of conspiracy theories Republicans are still touting about January 6th, an update from the ground on Israel as its bombardment of Gaza continues, mourning First Lady Rosalynn Carter, and more.Joined by: Glenn Kirschner, Michael Steele, Lisa Rubin, Tia Mitchell, Melissa Murray, Eddie Glaude, Tim Miller, Mary McCord, Harry Litman, Raf Sanchez, and Susanne Craig.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses breaking news that House Speaker Mike Johnson will release January 6th footage to the public, new extreme and bigoted comments from Johnson, updates in the ex-president's various cases, a growing number of voices warning about the danger of his second term, backlash from advertisers over Elon Musk's endorsement of an antisemitic comment, and more.Joined by: Tim Heaphy, Lisa Rubin, Molly Jong-Fast, Harry Litman, Rev. Al Sharpton, Ali Vitali, Matt Dowd, Amy McGrath, Ian Bassin, Paul Rieckhoff, Raf Sanchez, Jake Ward, Frank Figliuzzi, and Barbara McQuade.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses the verdict in David DePape's trial after he assaulted Nancy Pelosi's husband Paul over a year ago, an ethics report out against Rep. George Santos as he announces he will not seek a second term, a new ruling lifting the gag order against the ex-president, an update from the ground in the Middle East as Israel continues their siege of a hospital in Gaza, new GOP efforts to disenfranchise voters, breaking news out of Breonna Taylor's civil rights case as the judge declares a mistrial, and more. Joined by: Frank Figliuzzi, David Jolly, Andrew Weissmann, Rep. Robert Garcia, Fernand Amandi, Betsy Woodruff Swan, Marc Elias, Erin McLaughlin, Sen. Chris Coons, Shaquille Brewster, Rev. Al Sharpton, and Susanne Craig.
Alicia Menendez – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses the ex-president's request for a mistrial in his civil fraud case as he continues to target court staff, testimony on Capitol Hill from FBI Director Christopher Wray, an update on Israel's raid of Gaza's main hospital, Biden's response to his predecessor's “vermin” remark echoing Nazi rhetoric, the House GOP's divide over funding the government, and more. Joined by: Lisa Rubin, Glenn Thrush, Rick Stengel, Greg Bluestein, Ken Dilanian, Secretary of State Jocelyn, Cornell Belcher, Eddie Glaude, Steve Patterson, and Tim Miller.
Nicolle Wallace discusses new revelations from testimony of the ex-president's election fraud co-defendants in the Georgia case, threats of physical altercations on Capitol Hill, the D.C. march in support of Israel and condemning antisemitism, continued threats from the former president against those prosecuting him, a new lawsuit against Fox News from a former reporter alleging he was fired for challenging 2020 election lies, and an update from the ground in the Middle East. Joined by: Tim Heaphy, Charlie Sykes, Carol Leonnig, Mark McKinnon, Maya Wiley, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Tim O'Brien, Lisa Rubin, and Raf Sanchez.
Nicolle Wallace discusses new comments indicating the ex-president's blatantly authoritarian plans for a second term, Paul Pelosi's attacker on trial as political violence makes a chilling rise, the newly issued code of conduct for the Supreme Court that lacks all teeths of enforcement, Donald Trump Jr.'s appearance on the stand in his father's civil fraud trial, Ohio Republicans threatening democracy after voters approve of abortion rights, and more. Joined by: Jonathan Karl, Andrew Weissmann, David Jolly, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, Gabe Roth, Dahlia Lithwick, Lisa Rubin, Harry Litman, Alexi McCammond, Mini Timmaraju, and Gen. Barry McCaffrey.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the ex-president's threats to weaponize the federal government against political rivals if re-elected, a hail mary attempt to dismiss his civil fraud case, new reporting that resort employees may testify against him in the classified documents case, President Biden's week of electoral and labor wins, a man who admitted to conspiring with January 6th defendants to kill FBI agents, Ukrainian resilience 20 months into the invasion, and more. Joined by: Carol Leonnig, Andrew Weissmann, Pete Strzok, Lisa Rubin, Eddie Glaude, Rev. Al Sharpton, Harry Litman, Mary McCord, Brandon Van Grack, Ryan Reilly, Amy McGrath, Paul Paul Rieckhoff, and Irwin Redlener.
Nicolle Wallace discusses threatens to election workers being investigated by the FBI, how Special Counsel Jack Smith's election investigation could mirror the January 6th Committee, what to take from Democratic wins on abortion as GOP candidates grapple with their failing platform, an update on the quest to subpoena billionaire donors to the Supreme Court as Republicans attempt to block it, antisemitism on college campuses, and more. Joined by: Frank Figliuzzi, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson, Basil Smikle, Tim Heaphy, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Gabe Roth, Dave Aronberg, Kim Atkins Stohr, Jillian Lederman, Talia Dror, and Gabriel Diamond.
Nicolle Wallace discusses yesterday's election results buoying Democrats on the issue of abortion, how the issue continues to win even in red states, readouts from the courtroom in the ex-president's civil fraud trial as Ivanka Trump takes the stand, breaking news that the U.S. has conducted airstrikes in Eastern Syria, and more.Joined by: David Jolly, Claire McCaskill, Matthew Dowd, Andrew Weissmann, Emily Jane Fox, Mary Trump, Susanne Craig, Fatima Goss Graves, Errin Haines, Cornell Belcher, and Courtney Kube.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the Department of Justice's sharp rebuke of the ex-president, what to expect from Ivanka Trump's testimony in the New York civil fraud trial tomorrow, election day in states across the country as abortion takes center stage in many races, the GOP fracturing over Sen. Tommy Tuberville's military blockade, the latest on Israel's intensifying ground offensive in Gaza, pleas from Ukraine that allies maintain attention to the war, and more. Joined by: Charlie Sykes, Neal Katyal, Carol Leonnig, Tim O'Brien, Claire McCaskill, Mini Timmaraju, Molly Jong-Fast, Steve Kornacki, Erin McLaughlin, and Igor Novikov.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the ex-president's disastrous day in court for his civil fraud trial as he takes the witness stand, a fiery response from Special Counsel Jack Smith over efforts to get his election case against the ex-president dismissed, new reporting detailing the threats to democracy that could be in store if he wins a second term, an update on the conflict in the Middle East as Israeli bombardment of Gaza continues, and more.Joined by: Andrew Weissmann, Tim Heaphy, Russ Beutner, Lisa Rubin, David Jolly, Kim Atkins Stohr, Susanne Craig, Ian Bassin, Mike Schmidt, John Kirby, and Michal Cotler-Wunsh.
Nicolle Wallace discusses disturbing rhetoric surrounding the ex-president's 2024 campaign, today's batch of testimony from his sons in the New York civil fraud trial, a confrontation late in the day in that courtroom, an update from the ground as bombardments increase in Gaza and Senator Dick Durbin becomes the first in the Senate to call for a ceasefire, Republicans finally confronting Senator Tommy Tuberville over the national security implications of his military blockade, Joined by: Jonathan Karl, Tim Heaphy, Susanne Craig, Ellison Barber, Raf Sanchez, Charlie Sykes, Amy McGrath, Allison Jaslow, Carol Leonnig, and Samantha Power.
Nicolle Wallace discusses testimony from one of the ex-president's sons in his ongoing civil fraud trial, the army of lawyers that would fill the White House if he were re-elected, the real consequences of Senator Tommy Tuberville's military holdup, an update from the ground as the first evacuees leave Gaza, how students are responding to incidents of Antisemitism and Islamophobia on college campuses, and moreJoined by: Andrew Weissmann, David Jolly, Katie Benner, Mike Schmidt, Paul Rieckhoff, Ali Vitali, Susanne Craig, Tim O'Brien, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson, Ellison Barber, and Yoni Kurtz.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the Alabama man charged with threatening officials involved in the ex-president's Fulton county case, disturbing testimony from the FBI director on how the conflict between Israel and Hamas could inspire attacks in the U.S., the new House Speaker's politicization of defense funding, an update from the ground as conditions in Gaza worsen, and more.Joined by: Frank Figliuzzi, Tim Heaphy, Michael Steele, Cornell Belcher, Mary McCord, John Brennan, Ellison Barber, Sen. Richard Durbin, Brian Fallon, and Josh Kaplan.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the intensifying of airstrikes on Gaza as the Israeli Defense Forces say they are preparing to expand a ground invasion, an update on the ongoing manhunt after a mass shooting in Maine killed 18 people and injured 13 more, a new schedule for the ex-president's family to testify in the ongoing civil fraud trial, and more. Joined by: Raf Sanchez, Richard Engel, Tim Miller, Basil Smikle, Frank Figliuzzi, John Heilemann, Hala Gorani, and Gen. Barry McCaffrey.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the horrific mass shooting in Maine as the manhunt for the suspect continues, a new ask from Special Counsel Jack Smith to reinstate the gag order on the ex-president, new House Speaker Mike Johnson's out-of-step record on the issues, an update on the humanitarian crisis in Gaza, and more. Joined by: Fred Guttenberg, Mayor Carl Sheline, Peter Strzok, Glenn Kirschner, RonNell Andersen Jones, Ali Vitali, David Jolly, Donna Edwards, Antonia Hylton, and Hala Gorani.
Nicolle Wallace discusses a raucous day in the courtroom holding the ex-president's civil fraud trial as he is fined $10,000, updates on one of his closest allies flipping on him in Special Counsel Jack Smith's election investigation, a brand new speaker of the House who led the charge there to overturn the 2020 election, a new book revealing Sen. Mitt Romney's real feelings about his GOP colleagues, an update on the ongoing hostage situation in Gaza, and more.Joined by: Lisa Rubin, Andrew Weissmann, Neal Katyal, Russ Buettner, Ali Vitali, Charlie Sykes, Stuart Stevens, Glenn Thrush, McKay Coppins, and Keir Simmons.
Nicolle Wallace discusses Michael Cohen's court appearance in the ex-president's civil fraud trial, reports that former Chief of Staff Mark Meadows has been granted immunity in Special Counsel Jack Smith's election case, the latest dropout in the House Republicans' disastrous search for a speaker, an update from the ground in Israel, a new book urging accountability for January 6th from officer Harry Dunn, and more.Joined by: Tim O'Brien, Glenn Kirschner, Susanne Craig, David Jolly, Ali Vitali, Hala Gorani, Greg Bluestein, Tim Heaphy, Carol Leonnig, and Harry Dunn.
MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace claims things would be worse with Trump as president. Fast food inflation. Italian PM splits with husband after he asked another woman for a foursome. Clint Romesha, former Staff Sergeant and Medal of Honor recipient, brand ambassador for PureTalk, talks to Clay and Buck about how PureTalk is helping veterans in debt. Trump takes a sledgehammer to "globalist RINO" Tom Emmer. Buck's new puppy.Follow Clay & Buck on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/clayandbuckSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nicolle Wallace discusses news that two more hostages have been released by Hamas, a new batch of House Speaker hopefuls as Republicans start from square one again, the threat that the ex-president's loose lips pose to national security, the administration's efforts to get humanitarian aid into Gaza, and more. Joined by: John Kirby, John Hudson, John Heilemann, John Brennan, Josh Lederman, Claire McCaskill, Miles Taylor, Mary McCord, Pete Strzok, Andrew Weissmann, Matt Miller, and Courtney Kube.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the breaking news that two American hostages were released by Hamas, President Biden's address to the nation last night, the latest guilty plea from one of the ex-president's co-defendants in Fulton County, a new book chronicling the internet sleuths who helped track down insurrectionists after the January 6th riot, Special Counsel Jack Smith's latest rebuke of the ex-president, and more. Joined by: Raf Sanchez, Frank Figliuzzi, Jeremy Bash, Neal Katyal, Andrew Weissmann, Tim Heaphy, John Kirby, Ali Vitali, David Jolly, Barbara McQuade, and Ryan Reilly.
Nicolle Wallace discusses how Sidney Powell's guilty plea in DA Fani Willis' election interference case could impact her co-defendants, President Biden's address to the nation on funding for both Israel and Ukraine, chaos among House Republicans, warnings of potential domestic violence over Israel-Hamas war, and more.Joined by: Andrew Weissmann, Tim Heaphy, Greg Bluestein, Ali Vitali, David Jolly, Elise Labott, Janine Zacharia, Michael Shear, Raf Sanchez, Mary McCord, and Jonathan Greenblatt.
Nicolle Wallace discusses President Joe Biden's trip to Israel as tensions rise following an explosion at a hospital in Gaza that U.S. intelligence attributes to a Palestinian Islamic Jihad, Rep. Jim Jordan's second failed bid to become speaker with worsening odds of finding success, the ex-president's dramatic day back in court, a fight to get cameras inside the room in his election fraud trial, and more. Joined by: Helene Cooper, Jeremy Bash, Rep. Jasmine Crockett, Charlie Sykes, Sarit Zehavi, John Hudson, Frank Figliuzzi, Carol Leonnig, Andrew Weissmann, and Ali Vitali.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the horrific bombing of a hospital in Gaza, Rep. Jim Jordan's first failed bid to become Speaker of the House of Representatives, the disgraced ex-president's latest courtroom appearance, and more. Joined by: Rachel Maddow, Miri Eisen, Raf Sanchez, John Hudson, Ellison Barber, Haviv Gur, Ali Vitali, Rep. Zoe Lofgren, Glenn Kirschner, RonNell Andersen Jones, and Susanne Craig.
Halloween is right around the corner. And things in Washington DC, and the world, couldn't be any spookier. It's a scary time. There's still no Speaker of the House. Congress is an epically disgraceful mess. Ukraine is still deep in the fight. Israel is about to unleash hell on Gaza. And Putin and Hamas couldn't be happier. And this is an episode that is not afraid to meet the moment. Army veteran and national security and politics analyst Paul Rieckhoff (@PaulRieckhoff) hosts another insightful and rapid-fire episode of the best independent politics, news and culture show in America. And one that sits uniquely on the intersection between politics and national security. The world is on fire. Parts of the world are smoldering low and parts are raging loudly. And when the world of national security heats up, there's no better guest to turn to than Dan Lamothe (@DanLamothe). The Washington Post's Dan Lamothe (@DanLamothe) is one of the best military and Pentagon reporters in America. He has written about the US Armed Forces for more than a decade, traveling extensively, embedding with each service, and covering combat in Afghanistan numerous times. Dan joined us for appearances in Episode 96 in January of 2021, Episode 154 back in February 2022 and Episode 206 in January 2023. And he's back now to break it all down fresh off of an overseas trip with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs General CQ Brown—a trip which coincided with the attacks on Israel by Hamas. It's a compelling, insider's view that you'll only hear here. Every episode of Independent Americans is independent light to contrast the heat of other politics and news shows. It's content for the 49% of Americans that call themselves independent. And delivers the Righteous Media 5 Is: independence, integrity, information, inspiration and impact. Always with a unique focus on national security, foreign affairs and military and vets issues. This is another pod to help you stay vigilant. Because vigilance is the price of democracy. In these trying times especially, Independent Americans is your trusted place for independent news, politics and inspiration. -Get extra content, connect with guests, events, merch discounts and support this podcast that speaks truth to power by joining us on Patreon. -WATCH video of Paul and Dan's conversation on YouTube. -Find #LookForTheHelpers on social media. And share yours. -Find us on social media or www.IndependentAmericans.us. -Watch Paul's latest weekly segment on MSNBC's Deadline White House with Nicolle Wallace. -Watch Paul's latest segment on NewsNation LIVE with Marni Hughes. -Hear other Righteous pods like The Firefighters Podcast with Rob Serra, Uncle Montel - The OG of Weed and B Dorm. Independent Americans is powered by Righteous Media. America's next great independent media company. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nicolle Wallace discusses Judge Tanya Chutkan's new partial gag order against the ex-president in the January 6th case, the Israel-Hamas war as conditions in Gaza worsen, an update on the ongoing hostage crisis, the stabbing of a child over the weekend in an anti-Muslim attack, a terror attack in Brussels, the ever more likely speakership of Rep. Jim Jordan, and more.Joined by: Glenn Kirschner, Melissa Murray, Andrew Weissmann, Ellison Barber, Michael Oren, Richard Engel, Katty Kay, Matt Bradley, Haviv Gur, Janine Zacharia, Mary McCord, Charlie Sykes, Claire McCaskill, and Sahil Kapur.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the impending ground invasion as Israel warns people in Northern Gaza to evacuate, questions of whether or not that is even possible as resources dwindle, fear of hate crimes on the rise domestically, utter chaos in the House of Representatives as they search for a Speaker, and more. Joined by: Ellison Barber, IDF Lt. Colonel Jonathan Cornicus, Osnat Meiri, Jeremy Bash, Ben Rhodes, Raf Sanchez, Danny Ayalon, Mary McCord, Frank Figliuzzi, Ali Vitali, and David Jolly.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the impending ground invasion into Gaza as airstrikes continue, horrific new images coming out of the Hamas attacks, President Biden's promise of U.S. aid to Israel, and more. Joined by: Ali Velshi, Michael Oren, Haviv Rettig Gur, Elad Levy, John Brennan, Ambassador Dan Gillerman, Richard Engel, Ronen Bergman, Laurence Tribe, and Peter Beinart.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the ongoing violence in Israel and Gaza, questions about how to free hostages who were taken by Hamas, President Biden's commitment to Israel, and more. Joined by: Admiral James Stravridis, Miri Eisin, Ellison Barber, Maayan Sherman, Rep. Gregory Meeks, David Jolly, Raf Sanchez, Jonathan Greenblatt, Donny Deutsch, Frank Figliuzzi, and Dianne Foley.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the ongoing violence in Israel and Gaza, the hostage crisis, questions of intelligence failures, and more. Joined by: John Kirby, John Brennan, Ahuva Mayzel, Michael Oren, Claire McCaskill, Raf Sanchez, Janine Zacharia, Elise Labott, Greg Myre, Yulie Ben Ami, Rep. Jim Himes, and Frank Figliuzzi.
Alicia Menedez - in for Nicolle Wallace - discusses the continuing violence in Israel, Gaza, and the West Bank after Hamas launched an attack on Friday. Ali Velshi, Ben Rhodes, Rick Stengel, Courtney Kube, Gen. Barry McCaffrey, Rep. Gerry Connolly, Amy McGrath, Charlie Sykes, Raf Sanchez, Janine Zacharia, Bobby Ghosh, Jonathan Panikoff, Haviv Rettig Gur, and Rep. Madeleine Dean.
Nicolle Wallace discusses bombshell reporting on the ex-president's loose lips, details on his failed quest to become speaker of the House, updates on his civil case as trial hits day five, continued chaos on Capitol Hill, disturbing anti-democratic rhetoric calling for war from a Fox News personality, Alabama's new congressional map for 2024, the story behind Desantis's Migrant Flights to Martha's Vineyard, and more. Joined by: Jonathan Karl, Pete Strzok, Andrew Weissmann, Rep. Zoe Lofgren, Garrett Haake, Ian Bassin, Neal Katyal, Nick Confessore, Lisa Rubin, Marc Elias, Mara Gay, David Heilbroner, and Ivan Espinoza Madrigal.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the dangerous and seemingly infectious nature of the ex-president's violent rhetoric as his GOP competitors follow his lead, the latest example of real-life fallout as threats of violence against elected officials continue to grow, the two emerging candidates for new House Speaker, updates in District Attorney Fani Willis' case, and more.Joined by: Mary McCord, Rick Stengel, Eddie Glaude, Jonathan Greenblatt, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, Susanne Craig, Andrea Bernstein, Donny Deutsch, Harry Litman, Tia Mitchell, David Jolly, Basil Smikle, and Rep. Jason Crow.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the ex-president's dangerous rhetoric as prosecutors and judges grapple with how to rein in his threats, the fallout of Rep. Kevin McCarthy's ousting as House Speaker, new scathing criticism from General John Kelly about his former boss, plea deals being floated by Fulton County DA Fani Willis in her RICO case, and more. Joined by: Russ Buettner, Andrew Weissmann, Pete Strzok, Ali Vitali, Tim Miller, Max Rose, Gen. Barry McCaffrey, Mike Schmidt, Paul Rieckhoff, Khizr Khan, Greg Bluestein, and Harry Litman.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the ousting of Rep. Kevin McCarthy as House Speaker, the second day of the ex-president's civil fraud trial, and more.Joined by: Ali Vitali, David Jolly, Cornell Belcher, Rep. Gerry Connolly, John Heilemann, Rep. Jasmine Crockett, Chris Matthews, Lisa Rubin, and Tim O'Brien.
Nicolle Wallace discusses the beginning of the ex-president's fraud trial in New York, the far-right's attempt to oust Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, California Governor Gavin Newsom's choice to fill late Senator Dianne Feinstein's seat, what Attorney General Merrick Garland is saying about political violence as prosecutors attempt to reign in the ex-president's threatening rhetoric, what to expect from the next term in the Supreme Court, and more. Joined by: Russ Beuttner, Claire McCaskill, Andrew Weissmann, David Jolly, Glenn Thrush, Susanne Craig, Charlie Sykes, Mimi Rocah, Gabe Roth, and Kim Atkins Stohr.
Ayman Mohyeldin – in for Nicolle Wallace – discusses President Biden's warning on the far-right's threat to democracy, Democrats blasting the House Republican impeachment inquiry into Biden as a “sham,” the implications of possible testimony from the ex-president in the New York civil fraud case, bombshell revelations about the pressures the previous administration put on journalists, breaking news out of Fulton County, and more. Joined by: Ian Bassin, Matt Dowd, Mara Gay, Rep. Gerry Connolly, Sue Craig, Harry Litman, Amy McGrath, John Heileman, Ben Rhodes, Cindy McCain, Jack McCain, Amy McGrath, Charlie Sykes, and Pete Strzok.
Nicolle Wallace discusses former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson's bombshell new book – with Cassidy herself, the ruling that the ex-president committed fraud and lied about his net worth for years, the terrifying threats Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis has faced, President Biden's new ad in Michigan after his visit to the UAW picket line, and more.Joined by: Cassidy Hutchinson, Claire McCaskill, Russ Buettner, and Andrew Weissmann.