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Vaccine and mask mandates weighed amid Covid-19 spike
MSNBC’s Ari Melber hosts “The Beat” on Monday, July 26, and reports on the coronavirus, the January 6 committee, Chris Matthews’ new book and cash bail relief. Rep. Adam Schiff and MSNBC’s Chris Matthews join.
New Fauci warning: Current Covid-19 deaths are the unvaccinated
In this bonus episode of The Beat's podcast, MSNBC host Ari Melber talks with Dr. Anthony Fauci, the Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, about the recent surge in coronavirus cases, “breakthrough” infections, the rise in cases among American youth and the White House’s approach to handling new variants of the virus.
Pelosi stands by power move with GOP cornered
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Thursday, July 22, and reports on the fallout from the January 6th insurrection, coronavirus misinformation and the unprecedented level of criminality surrounding Donald Trump. Melber also debuts the latest installment of The Summit Series featuring writer and humorist Fran Lebowitz. The Nation's Elie Mystal also joins.
Fauci on latest Delta variant developments
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Wednesday, July 21, and reports on Pelosi's rejection of select GOP members from the Jan 6 committee, the coronavirus and vaccine hesitancy, Trump's legal problems and the GOP's efforts to attack Biden as a "socialist." Dr. Fauci and Matt Schlapp join.
Federal charges hit top Trump ally
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Tuesday, July 20, and reports on the arrest of yet another Trump ally, the criminal probe into the Trump Organization, coronavirus misinformation and January 6 committee fallout. Political strategist Chai Komanduri joins.
Judge gives Capitol rioter lesser sentence than prosecutors requested
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Monday, July 19, and reports on the first Capitol Hill rioter to be sentenced for a felony, the voting rights fight in Congress, Biden's sweeping agenda, the billionaire space race and the coronavirus resurgence. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson joins.