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Why California recall was 'resounding' referendum on Trumpism, Biden
Guests: Cal Perry, Stuart Stevens, Katie Hill, Perry Bacon, Jr., Carol Leonnig,
Tonight: A complete and unmitigated disaster for Republicans in California: The recall fails, and Trumpism is defeated. Then, General Milley stands by his actions in the wake of bombshell reporting about the measures he took to protect America from Donald Trump. And we'll go live to Cape Canaveral in Florida where an historic, all civilian SpaceX launch is happening.
New book reveals just how close Pence came to going along with Trump election plot
Guests: Marc Elias, Steve Kornacki, Stacey Abrams, Dr. Anthony Fauci
New reporting on just how close Mike Pence came to caving to Trump. Plus, Stacey Abrams on today's big voting rights compromise among Democrats. Then, should vaccinations be required to fly on an airplane? Dr. Anthony Fauci on why he supports the idea. And the one and only Steve Kornacki is here to kick off election night coverage as we get our first exit polls in the California recall.
GOP calls California recall "rigged" before election even occurs
Guests: Jacob Soboroff, Juan Rodriguez, Sheryl Gay Stolberg, Olivia Beavers, Elie Mystal, Dahlia Lithwick
The huge political stakes of California's recall election as the Republican party radicalizes behind the Big Lie. Then, the thin line between anti-vaxx mandate and anti-vaxx erased in real time in Florida. And as the newest Justice— standing next to Mitch McConnell—claims the court isn't partisan, the oldest justice still refuses to retire.
Hayes: GOP tantrums over vaccine mandates are ridiculous—and getting people killed
Guests: Stuart Stevens, Jeannie Suk Gerson, Mehdi Hasan, Max Rose, Anne Marie Slaughter
The president pushes his plan to curb pandemic death—and the absolutely unhinged backlash is in full throttle. Then, 20 years after America was attacked on 9/11, what we know now about what went wrong with America's response—and political environment that resulted. Plus, why is this former Democratic senator trying to help millionaires avoid paying taxes?
NIH director debunks ‘personal freedom’ argument in wake of vaccine mandate
Guests: Dr. Francis Collins, Stephanie Ruhle , Kelly Gonez, Rep. Jamie Raskin, Melissa Murray
Tonight, the White House goes big to bend the delta curve. Then, what the new DOJ lawsuit against Texas means for reproductive rights in America. And Congressman Jamie Raskin on where the January 6th investigation stands on the first deadline day for document production.
Texas governor defends abortion ban with promise to ‘eliminate’ rapists
Tonight: A monument to an American traitor comes down as new laws to choke democracy go up. Then, just what is the Justice Department planning to stop an out of control government in Texas? Plus, as America's worst Covid outbreak grows, new reporting on the right wing backlash that led Tennessee to curb their own vaccination efforts. And the stunning new Biden plan for America to get nearly half its energy from the sun by the year 2050.
Guests: Jelani Cobb, Caroline Randall Williams, Dr. Alex Jahangir, Julie Fernandes, David Roberts
elder sounds like he’s on speed. omg
Would have been helpful to hear more from Elie Mystal on how to hold Dems accountable for pushing back forcefully. Seems he got very little time to do so. Corporate Intention or mere happenstance?
Another sleaze ball feeding fear to the public!