Join Brian Williams as he delivers the latest updates on evolving news stories and places the major political events of the day into context.
Day 1,365: Combative Trump and measured Biden at dueling town halls
Trump pushed conspiracy theories and falsehoods in a town hall with NBC News while a deliberate Biden spoke to voters' concerns even staying after the event was over to talk with those who didn't get to ask questions. We discuss all that and more with Bob Woodward, Philip Rucker, Errin Haines, Eugene Robinson, Dr. Vin Gupta, and Jo Ling Kent.
Day 1,364: Trump's latest rally broke all kinds of local Covid-19 guidelines
While Joe Biden kept his campaign events virtual on Wednesday, the president held another packed in-person rally in Des Moines as Covid-19 cases are spiking across Iowa. The rally violated guidelines set by local officials and Trump's own White House task force. We discuss that and much more with Jill Colvin, Robert Costa, Mara Gay, Dr. Irwin Redlener, Al Franken, and Steve Kornacki.
Day 1,363: Biden sets his sight on Florida while Trump holds rallies like there's no pandemic
Biden took his socially distanced campaign to Florida while Trump held another packed rally with very few face masks in Pennsylvania as Democratic senators on Capitol Hill grilled Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett. We discuss that and more with Ashley Parker, Susan Page, Neal Katyal, Priscilla Thompson, Jason Johnson, Michael Steele, and Dr. Stephen Sample.
Day 1,362: Biden blasts 'reckless' Trump as president holds another packed rally
Trump's Democratic rival Joe Biden blasted the president for holding a packed rally in Florida while the president's Covid-19 status is still in question. Plus, long lines plague the first day of in-person early voting in Georgia. We discuss that and much more with Robert Costa, Sam Stein, Dr. Nahid Bhadelia, Hope Ford, James Carville, and A.B. Stoddard.
Day 1,359: Trump plans White House event as next debate with Biden is nixed
Joe Biden took his socially-distanced campaign on the road to Nevada as Trump spent his day airing his grievances on right-wing radio and saying the experimental drugs he's taken has "cured" him of Covid-19. Meanwhile, Trump is planning a White House 'Law & Order' event on Saturday and an in-person rally in Florida on Monday as the plans for the next Biden-Trump debate fall apart. We discuss that and more with Susan Page, Peter Baker, Dr. Kavita Patel, Andrew Weissmann, Baratunde Thurson, and Lanhee Chen.
Bonus Episode: Edward Snowden's full interview on Trump, privacy, democracy & more
On the even of his memoir 'Permanent Record' being published, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden talked at length from Moscow with MSNBC's Brian Williams in an exclusive interview. Here is their full discussion, including portions of the interview that did not air on The 11th Hour because of time constraints. This is their discussion in its entirety in podcast form, edited down slightly for clarity.
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