Neal Katyal: DOJ Decisions, Bad For Trump, Are ‘Pro Rule Of Law’ Decisions

The DOJ refused to block ex-Trump officials from testifying about his efforts to overturn the 2020 election and refused to defend Rep. Mo Brooks in a lawsuit for inciting the Jan. 6 insurrection in which Trump is also named. Neal Katyal discusses the implications of these rulings that did not go well for “Trump and… Continue reading Neal Katyal: DOJ Decisions, Bad For Trump, Are ‘Pro Rule Of Law’ Decisions

Trump-Backed Candidate Loses TX House Race In Test Of His Power Over GOP

The Washington Post’s Dave Weigel discusses why former President Trump’s strategy in the special election in Texas’ 6th district failed after the candidate he endorsed lost.  » Subscribe to MSNBC: About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide,… Continue reading Trump-Backed Candidate Loses TX House Race In Test Of His Power Over GOP

'Hitman' Trump: DC Officer Suggests Trump Started MAGA Riot As Probe Kicks Off

The first hearing for the House select committee investigating the January 6th Capitol Hill riot featured emotional testimony from four Capitol Police officers attacked by alleged “Trump-inspired” rioters. MSNBC’s Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber discusses the need for accountability and the committee’s full subpoena power. (This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber,… Continue reading 'Hitman' Trump: DC Officer Suggests Trump Started MAGA Riot As Probe Kicks Off

Trump Loyalists Ignore Damning Testimony From Capitol Police

Responding to the first hearing from the Jan. 6 Select Committee on FOX News, both Jim Jordan and Elise Stefanik completely ignored the emotional and damning testimony given by officers who faced off against the pro-Trump mob. Jacqueline Alemany reacts. » Subscribe to MSNBC: About The 11th Hour with Brian Williams: Brian Williams delivers the… Continue reading Trump Loyalists Ignore Damning Testimony From Capitol Police

Trump-Backed Candidate Loses Special Election In Texas

In a blow to Trump’s endorsement power, Texas Republican Jake Ellzey won a U.S. House seat on Tuesday night over his Trump-backed rival Susan Wright. Mark McKinnon reacts. » Subscribe to MSNBC: About The 11th Hour with Brian Williams: Brian Williams delivers the latest updates on evolving news stories and places the major political events… Continue reading Trump-Backed Candidate Loses Special Election In Texas

Republicans Embrace Trump On Covid And Jan. 6 Capitol Attack

Chuck Todd breaks down how Republicans are appeasing former President Trump on the January 6th Capitol attack and the coronavirus.  » Subscribe to MSNBC: About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide, MSNBC offers a full schedule of… Continue reading Republicans Embrace Trump On Covid And Jan. 6 Capitol Attack

Trump Under Oath In 2021? New DOJ Ruling Rattles Trumpworld

The DOJ has announced it will not use its powers to try to shield Trump administration veterans from testifying to Congress about the January 6th insurrection and Trump’s efforts to overturn the election. MSNBC’s Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber is joined by Obama veteran Neal Katyal to discuss how this reduces the veterans’ ability to… Continue reading Trump Under Oath In 2021? New DOJ Ruling Rattles Trumpworld

45 In Trouble? DOJ Rattled Trump Allies With Key Riot Ruling

Republican Congressman Mo Brooks is being sued by a Democratic colleague over a speech he gave to the MAGA crowd just hours before the insurrection. This comes as the DOJ is paving the way for Trump officials to testify under oath about the insurrection. Former federal prosecutor Nick Akerman joins MSNBC’s Chief Legal Correspondent Ari… Continue reading 45 In Trouble? DOJ Rattled Trump Allies With Key Riot Ruling