Latest News Stacey Abrams makes history with Georgia win 2018-05-22T23:15:59.000000000-04:00 Stacey Abrams is the first African-American woman nominated for Governor of a major party in the USA. If Abrams wins in November she will be the nation’s first black woman governor. She gave a powerful victory speech Tuesday. NYT Ed. Board: Rosenstein, Wray ‘must stand up to the president’ 2018-05-22T23:09:17.000000000-04:00 Trump refused to say he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, after Rosenstein refused to resign in the wake of Trump's demand to investigate the FBI. The NYT editorial board says Rosenstein must do more and forcefully push back... Clapper: Russia eminently successful in the election of 2016 2018-05-22T23:01:29.000000000-04:00 Former DNI James Clapper talks with Rachel Maddow about why he believes, given the closeness of the outcome and the targets Russia chose, that Russia was ultimately successful in its efforts to undermine the 2016 U.S. election. James Clapper on Russia: 'They swung the election to a Trump win' 2018-05-22T22:59:22.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow shares a passage from former DNI James Clapper's new book, "Facts and Fears," in which he describes the effect of the massive Russian propaganda campaign in support of Donald Trump in the 2016 election. Surprises and statements in fascinating Tuesday primary results 2018-05-22T22:19:06.000000000-04:00 Steve Kornacki, MSNBC political correspondent, talks with Rachel Maddow about the results, including some surprises, of primary elections in some key states like Georgia and Kentucky. Checking in on Trump's promise that tax cut would bring jobs 2018-05-22T21:46:06.000000000-04:00 Last December, President Trump signed the GOP tax bill into law, touting the great volume of jobs it would bring back to America. Less than a month later, 800 workers learned they would lose their jobs as Harley-Davidson decided to close their Kansas... This is the next key figure to watch in Trump scandals 2018-05-22T21:43:15.000000000-04:00 Elliott Broidy, until recently the deputy finance chair for the Republican Party, is the next name to know in the ongoing Trump Administration scandals. WH staffers mimic Trump mistakes in tweets: Report 2018-05-22T21:41:43.000000000-04:00 White House staffers who write tweets for Trump "intentionally employ suspect grammar and staccato syntax in order to mimic the president's style," reports the Boston Globe. Fmr. GOP Rep: This is about protecting the president 2018-05-22T21:36:09.000000000-04:00 David Jolly says his party has abandoned its support for law enforcement to go to war against the Mueller probe. More pressure for Michael Cohen to flip on Trump? 2018-05-22T21:14:10.000000000-04:00 Cohen's longtime business partner just pled guilty and is cooperating with investigators. And that could be bad news for the president.