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Maddow: Time for Americans to face 'worst case scenario' on Trump


Rachel Maddow notes that what ultimately explains a host of inexplicable developments in the story of the Donald Trump campaign is the worst case scenario that Trump is compromised by Russia, and points to the unfolding legal case as a…

On Trump & Putin: ‘What many Americans feared in the 1790s’


Trump was widely criticized for capitulating to Vladimir Putin today in Helsinki. Newt Gingrich called it the "most serious mistake" made by President Trump. Jon Meacham predicts Putin hasn't "cashed the check" he has on Trump. Rick…

Why Russian officials were gleeful at Trump's diplomatic train wreck

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Analysis: In rushing headstrong into a summit with no agenda or goals, Trump failed on the world stage.

Putin says Russia has no dirt on Trump

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The Russian president says in a new interview that he didn't even know who Donald Trump was when he visited Moscow in 2013.

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Rep. Schiff: 'This is the Kremlin's dream come true'


Congressman Adam Schiff also says President Trump's performance with Vladimir Putin today "was a complete surrender of our values."


Rep. Lieu: Trump-Putin summit a “disgraceful" moment in history


Rep. Ted Lieu responds to President Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling Trump appearing to side with Putin over United States intelligence officials on the issue of Russian election meddling “obscene” and “one of…


Is Mueller the last guardrail between Trump & all out chaos?


Princeton professor Eddie Glaude, Fmr DOJ spox Matt Miller, Fmr CIA officer John Sipher, and The Daily Beast’s Betsy Woodruff on Trump’s meeting with Putin days after the indictments of 12 more Russians

Will anyone resign over Trump’s positive comments about Russia?


Fmr Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul, Princeton professor Eddie Glaude, Fmr DOJ spox Matt Miller, Fmr CIA officer John Sipher, and WAPO’s Ashley Parker on the reaction to Trump’s embrace of Putin at the Helsinki summit

Fmr. Secy Chertoff: Russians are not our friends


Nicolle Wallace and Fmr. Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff respond to Trump’s rejection of his intelligence community’s assessment of Russian interference in the 2016 election.

NRA-linked Russian national charged with infiltrating US political organizations


NBC’s Pete Williams and Joyce Vance, former U.S. attorney, join MTP Daily to discuss the new arrest of a Russian national today.

Flake: Trump's unwillingness to denounce Putin 'puzzles all of us'


Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) talks to Katy about possible steps after Trump's failure to denounce Vladimir Putin

'He’s really rattled', Bill Browder reacts to Putin comments


The driving force behind the Magnitsky Act, London investor Bill Browder, tells Ali Velshi that the reason Russian President Vladimir Putin brought him up at today’s Helsinki press conference is because Putin is upset about what the…


Director of National Intelligence holds firm on Russian meddling

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After President Trump sidestepped confronting Putin about meddling in the 2016 election during a summit in Finland, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats issued a statement holding firm on agencies’ findings that show efforts to…


Reaction to Trump: 'Shameful,' 'treasonous,' 'disgraceful'

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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said Trump had "one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory."

Trump attacks Mueller at joint news conference with Putin, advances conspiracy theories

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"[Putin] just said it’s not Russia," Trump said, of charges Russia had meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. "I will say this: I don’t see any reason why it would be."


Trump takes new steps to blame Obama for Russia's election attack


After Friday's indictment, Trump has a straightforward choice: condemn our foreign attackers or blame his American rivals. He did not choose wisely.


Congress can go on the offense against Putin: Senator


Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., discusses the president's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Piers Morgan: I'm happy US, Russia talking, not fighting


'Good Morning Britain' presenter Piers Morgan joins Morning Joe to discuss his interview with President Trump on Air Force One, Trump's visit to the UK, the Brexit plan and why he's happy that the U.S. and Russia are talking and not…

Trump struggles to tell the difference...


Donald Trump was asked to identify the United States' "biggest foe globally right now." He responded by pointing to American allies.


Russia goes into Helsinki meeting with confidence


Former U.S. Amb. to Russia, Michael McFaul, discusses President Trump's meeting in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Richard Engel also joins the discussion.

Sunday, Jul 15

Trump’s “Bromance” with Putin


Watch what Donald Trump has said about Vladimir Putin over the years.

Trump lands in Helsinki ahead of Putin meeting


President Trump landed in Helsinki, Finland, on Sunday ahead of his anticipated and controversial meeting with Russian President Putin on Monday. The president and first lady Melania Trump were seen disembarking Air Force One.

The Case of Emmett Till


This week Timothy B. Tyson joins Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss how his book, “The Blood of Emmett Till” may have led to the reopening of the case by the Department of Justice.

U.S. ambassador: Trump and Putin will have a 'conversation,' not a 'summit'

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U.S. Ambassador to Russia says extradition request for indicted Russian officials "may be part of the agenda."

Saturday, Jul 14

What Mueller’s latest indictment reveals


NBC News National Security and Intelligence reporter Ken Dilanian walks Alex Witt through Robert Mueller’s latest indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers.

Protests in Scotland as Trump’s UK visit continues


Hundreds are marching in the streets of Scotland against President Trump’s visit to the U.K. NBC news reporter Lucy Kafanov has more from Edinburgh.

New hacking indictments focus questions about Trump campaign ties


Carol Lee, NBC News national political reporter, talks about how Robert Mueller's indictment of 12 Russian military intelligence agents advances public understanding of the Russian intrusion into the 2016 election to help Donald Trump.

Lawrence: Mueller indictments are Watergate Part 2


The Special Counsel indictment of 12 Russian Military operatives for attacking the DNC and Clinton campaign and stealing their Emails puts the USA in a situation best called "Watergate Part 2." Jill Wine-Banks, Joyce Vance and David Corn…

Friday, Jul 13

Clean up on Aisle 45: WH aides on damage control after NATO, UK visit


Rev. Al Sharpton, fmr. Clinton advisor Jess McIntosh, NYT columnist Bret Stephens, and fmr. GOP Rep. David Jolly on the fallout after Trump’s trip abroad

Hours after bashing British leader May, Trump denies criticism

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He also said Friday that immigration has "changed the fabric" of Europe's culture, and is bad both for Europe and the U.S.

Trump complains of immigration's impact...


When Trump talks about immigration, he usually claims that his concern is about illegal immigration. But once in a while, he abandons the pretense.

Was John Kelly really just hangry at NATO breakfast?


John Kelly looked uncomfortable as President Trump spoke at a breakfast meeting for the NATO summit in Brussels this week - but according to the White House, he was just hangry.

Thursday, Jul 12

Dismissing scandal, GOP leaders circle...


Given the number of witnesses, one might assume Jim Jordan would face real political peril right now. His Republican colleagues apparently feel differently.

Fact-checking the president's news conference


Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski fact-check President Trump's false claims during his impromptu press conference in Brussels.

GOP stunt to smear counter-intel expert Strzok ripe for backfire


Rachel Maddow tells the story of the FBI spying on Russian spies in the U.S., "Donald Heathfield" and "Tracey Foley," and notes the extensive biography of Peter Strzok, who led many of those operations - the same Peter Strzok that…

Trump loves asbestos so much his face is being used to sell it


Donald Trump is what you could call an asbestos truther - which one Russian asbestos company is using to their advantage, marketing their products with the president's face.