Drawing on years of experience as communications chief for President George W. Bush and senior advisor for the McCain-Palin campaign, Nicolle Wallace provides political insight and clarity on where the decision-makers stand on complex issues. Join her for analysis and discussion with the key newsmakers every weekday.
“There is some sunlight”
Nicolle Wallace discusses new details on Trump’s efforts to get the Department of Justice to declare the 2020 election corrupt. Plus, DOJ says Congress can see Trump’s tax returns, President Biden meets with Democrats in Congress to discuss voting rights, alarming new data about the delta variant, the Georgia GOP edges toward a takeover of Fulton County elections, the partisan divide over vaccinations, and Biden’s bipartisan breakthrough on infrastructure
Joined By: Katie Benner, Harry Litman, John Heilemann, Rev. Al Sharpton, Michael Steele, Dr. Kavita Patel, Rep. Gerry Connolly, Neal Katyal, David Jolly, Nick Corasaniti, Donny Deutsch, and Basil Smikle
“Throw everything against the wall”
Nicolle Wallace discusses President Biden announcing the next steps in vaccination efforts as the delta variant threatens the lives of the unvaccinated. Plus, a conversation with the White House Chief of Staff on the president’s efforts, reporting on the lengths to which the former president went to try to get the DOJ to support his election lies, Texas Democrats testify on Capitol Hill on the war on voting rights, and new developments in the January 6th investigation
Joined by: Jonathan Lemire, Dr. Vin Gupta, David Plouffe, Ron Klain, Harry Litman, Donna Edwards, Michael Schmidt, TX State Rep. Diego Bernal, Scott MacFarlane, and Olivia Troye
“Refuses to be shamed”
Nicolle Wallace discusses a Republican congressman sticking with his downplaying of January 6th in the face of yesterday’s testimony by police officers. Plus, revived mask guidance and vaccine requirements around the country, how the Arizona recount could cost the state millions, who the 1/6 select committee should look to subpoena for testimony, the backlash to the backlash over Simone Biles’ decision to pull out of the Olympics, and an officer compares his experience on January 6th to his deployment in Iraq.
Joined by: Ben Rhodes, A.B. Stoddard, Eugene Daniels, Rep. Elaine Luria, Dr. Irwin Redlener, Adrian Fontes, Joyce Vance, Jake Sherman, Kimberly Atkins Stohr, Sen. Chris Coons, Jemele Hill, and Paul Rieckhoff
"While I pray we’re nearing the bottom, I don’t think we’re there yet"
Nicolle Wallace breaks down the testimony from the first hearing held by the select committee on January 6th. Plus, the courage of the police officers defending the Capitol that day, how one of the officers had to fend off racist attacks, Texas Democrats locked in a standoff with their state, new mask guidance from the CDC, and Biden makes his first visit to an intelligence agency.
Joined by: Luke Broadwater, Yamiche Alcindor, Matthew Dowd, Rep. Eric Swalwell, Eddie Glaude, Frank Figliuzzi, John Heilemann, David Plouffe, state Rep. Jasmine Crockett, Dr. Nahid Bhadelia, and David Leonhardt
“Rolling civic power outages”
Nicolle Wallace discusses Speaker Pelosi appointing Congressman Adam Kinzinger to the select committee investigating January 6th. Plus, a Republican in Arizona is booed off the stage after calling the audit a farce, the price of the large number of Americans who won’t get vaccinated, countering the disinformation around vaccines and public health measures, who the 1/6 select committee should subpoena, Democrats look into Trump’s meddling at the CDC, and frightening remarks from a former national security adviser.
Joined by: Jackie Alemany, Claire McCaskill, Charlie Sykes, Shaquille Brewster, Sen. Angus King, Dr. Peter Hotez, Eddie Glaude, Clint Watts, Carol Leonnig, Phil Rucker, Miles Taylor and Peter Strzok
“Sick burns all around”
Alicia Menendez and Michael Steele, in for Nicolle Wallace, discuss the division among Republicans in pushing for the covid vaccine. Plus, Trump continues his money grift after his presidency, a January 6th rioter says Trump invited him to the Capitol, a state calls on the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade, the ongoing fight over voting rights, Speaker Pelosi energizes Democrats by taking on Republicans, and the NFL puts teams on notice about unvaccinated players.
Joined by: Dr. Ashish Jha, Eugene Robinson, Carlos Curbelo, Jonathan Lemire, Clint Watts, Scott MacFarlane, Katie Barlow, Reverend Al Sharpton, Tara Setmayer, Neal Katyal, Antonia Hylton, Dr. Anne Rimon, Philip Bump, and Kevin Blackistone
Stop lawbreakers with Arrest
I would like to comment on what a great job Claire McGaskill does filling in for Nichole. She has become the best fill in gal if you ask me. I listen to Nichole at bedtime b4 falling asleep and Claire is the only other one whose voice is just as relaxing to me even when the subject can fire me up lol. All the guest seem to respect her just like they do with Nichole n have some humor during their conversations which I love. Thanks for finding the diamond in the coal pile
Thanks your loyal listener
Ohio / never a trump fan
Please keep up the uploads
How else am I gonna catch up on the news while cleaning, doing mom stuff, and work?? Everyone else on msnbc is keeping up, please!
Far left conspiracy theorist
Former Bush lapdog Wallace pushes conspiracy theory after conspiracy theory .She’s been on the wrong side of every issue. How does this woman with a room temperature IQ still have a job? Truly one of the dumbest people on television and a vile and hateful person.