Washington Brief Special counsel Robert Mueller is ready to issue a report on his Russia investigation after the November midterm elections amid pressure from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to wrap up the probe, according to sources. Mueller is close to making findings on whether there was collusion between Russia and Trump’s 2016 campaign, and […]
Democrats have reason to be optimistic about the midterms. But there are some troubling signs as well.
After 25 years, the New York Republican could be in real trouble. His challenger Liuba Grechen Shirley discusses why.
NBC News’ Vaughn Hillyard travels to Iowa to see how polling in the state appears to be favoring Democrats.
Washington Brief As Saudi Arabia prepares an alternative explanation for journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance, Prince Khalid bin Salman, Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States and the younger brother of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, will not be returning to Washington after leaving last week, according to two unnamed sources. The Saudis also canceled their […]
Midterm elections are 21 days away and voters in some states are still trying to find a way to cast their ballots. Ali Velshi and journalist Jenni Monet dig into a controversial voter ID law in North Dakota that targets Native Americans – it could keep tens of thousands of citizens from the polls.
With 21 days left before the 2018 midterm elections, Stephanie Ruhle is joined by Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney and Associate Editor for Real Clear Politics, A.B. Stoddard to discuss how healthcare has become a key message for Democrats in some of the most contentious races this election cycle.
Trump is making the midterm elections about him, even though he’s not on the ballot. At rally after rally, he says a vote for the candidate he’s stumping for is really a vote for him. Steve Kornacki looks at the numbers.
Washington Brief Trump is expected to name Pat Cipollone, a former Justice Department attorney under President George H.W. Bush, to succeed White House counsel Don McGahn, according to a source. He’s expected to start the job within two weeks. (Politico) President Donald Trump said in a wide-ranging interview with CBS’ “60 Minutes” that he could impose […]
Week in Review The Trump administration Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, will leave her post at the end of the year, President Donald Trump announced alongside her Tuesday. Dina Powell, a Goldman Sachs executive who previously served in the Trump administration as deputy national security adviser, has withdrawn from consideration to succeed […]