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Pro-Trump lawyer reportedly cooperating in multiple state investigations
Guests: Kristy Greenberg, Jeffrey Toobin, Eleanor Klibanoff, Justin Wolfers, Robert Gibbs, Alencia Johnson
The Trump gag order is upheld in an a major court decision with big implications for the timing of the coup trial. And Trump's co-defendant in Georgia helps make cases in four other states. Then, the state of Texas threatens to jail doctors for following court orders on emergency abortion. And how in the world will right-wing spin machine handle another unambiguously good jobs report?
Trump's Hail Mary plan to delay his federal Jan. 6 trial
Guests: Lisa Rubin, Shan Wu, Rep. Jasmine Crockett, Jelani Cobb, Amanda Carpenter
Tonight: A brief history of solved problems in the era of Joe Biden. Then, Donald Trump launches the one Hail Mary pass that could push his insurrection trial past the election. And the surreal story of a woman in Texas who sued her state to obtain emergency abortion.
GOP speaker says he's blurring Jan. 6 tapes so rioters don't get charged
Guests: Tim Alberta, Sarah Longwell, Bart Gellman, Ana Ceballos, Jeremy Konyndyk
Tonight: The GOP Speaker of the House announces plans to help January 6th rioters escape justice. Then, Trump's stated plans to use the powers of the presidency to evade justice and punish enemies. Plus, the emergency meeting in Florida to potentially replace the Republican Party chairman amid disturbing rape allegations. And how one Senator's crusade against aircraft carrier poetry just come to a bizarre end.
‘Withering rejection’: Trump loses presidential immunity fight—twice in one day
Guests: Scott Bolden, Kristy Parker, Mark Chiusano, Rep. Dan Goldman, Ronen Bergman, David Jolly
The Republican frontrunner's Nixon defense goes poof. Tonight: why a civil ruling against Donald Trump could be Jack Smith's biggest victory to date. Then, the tragic culmination of the George Santos saga. And just when you thought Ron DeSantis couldn't get cringier…
George Santos refuses to resign ahead of expulsion vote
Guests: Rep. Robert Garcia, Temidayo Aganga-Williams, Nancy Gertner, Ben Rhodes, Tim Miller
What does it take to get kicked out of Congress? Tonight: on the eve of an expulsion vote, the Santos mess gets messier. And what we just learned about the FBI seizure of another Congressman's phone. Then, hours after his latest attack, Donald Trump is gagged again in New York.
'Best shot:' Big money donors bet on Nikki Haley to take down Trump
Guests: McKay Coppins, Rep. Jamie Raskin, Brian Stelter, Ayelet Shaked
Did the Republican primary just become an actual race? Tonight: Big money's big bet that Nikki Haley could defeat Donald Trump. Then, the latest fascist threat from the Republican frontrunner against his critics at MSNBC. Plus, the return of the House Republican circus and how Hunter Biden called James Comer's bluff. And what we're learning about negotiations for an extension of the truce as 16 more hostages are released by Hamas.
Great Content But…….
Always enjoy the show, I listen in the morning due to my schedule. However the uploads are spotty at best, never know if it’s going to be there or not.
Friday show not being uploaded to pod channel
Are Friday shows not uploaded to your pod? Cannot find this info anywhere. Love the show and cannot wait for the one that will not be named is no longer a story to be told or warned about.
Thank you for pushing back on the Israeli “justice” minister
Chris, as a Jewish woman, I say thank you, thank you, thank you for exposing her obfuscation , lies and absolute obvious racism against Palestinians, especially the children. I appreciate the strength with which you met her audacity to portray Israel’s objectives as somehow just righteous or humane.