Latest News Lawrence: Rich get richer in deficit-exploding tax bill 2017-12-15T23:24:07.000000000-05:00 Lawrence O'Donnell explains why the new GOP tax bill helps Donald Trump and the richest Americans, and why Republican Sen. Bob Corker decided to flip-flop and now supports the bill even though it explodes the deficit. Trump, Republican war against FBI, Mueller probe 2017-12-15T23:19:46.000000000-05:00 Right before speaking at an FBI training event, President Donald Trump continued to criticize the FBI. This, as Fox News and Republicans get upset about 10,000 FBI text messages that don't exist. Lawrence O'Donnell examines. TRMS Law School: Lightning round! 2017-12-15T23:18:51.000000000-05:00 Rachel Maddow tests the quick wit of her assembled legal expert guests, former U.S. attorneys Chuck Rosenberg, Barbara McQuade, Edward Stanton, and Paul Fishman. K.I.N.D. Fund hits major fundraising milestone 2017-12-15T23:18:19.000000000-05:00 Lawrence O'Donnell makes a big announcement about Kids in Need of Desks, which provides desks and scholarships to students in Malawi thanks to contributions from our MSNBC viewers, and shares an update about aspiring doctor Maureen. Bartlett: Tax bill helps rich, gives 'crumbs' to families 2017-12-15T23:16:01.000000000-05:00 Former Treasury official Bruce Bartlett explains says the changes Marco Rubio won in the GOP tax bill offer nothing more than "crumbs" off the plates of the rich to working families. He and Josh Barro join Lawrence O'Donnell. TRMS Law School: How independent is the FBI? 2017-12-15T23:12:53.000000000-05:00 The character of the FBI and recent efforts to politicize its work are discussed by former U.S. attorneys Chuck Rosenberg, Barbara McQuade, Edward Stanton, and Paul Fishman answer legal questions from Rachel Maddow and TRMS viewers. Understanding Mike Flynn's legal situation 2017-12-15T23:05:04.000000000-05:00 Former U.S. attorneys Chuck Rosenberg, Barbara McQuade, Edward Stanton, and Paul Fishman answer legal questions from Rachel Maddow and TRMS viewers about the Mike Flynn's plea deal with Robert Mueller and a potential pardon from Donald Trump. A$AP FERG: Meek Mill symbolic of "out of control" system 2017-12-15T22:33:24.000000000-05:00 Rev. Al Sharpton and Rapper A$AP Ferg join Ari Melber to discuss the incarceration of musician Meek Mill for a parole violation. A$AP Ferg stresses Mill is a “human being and a very wholesome human being”. CEO: GOP tax bill like “giving CPR to LeBron James” 2017-12-15T22:33:06.000000000-05:00 La Colombe CEO shatters Trump's "trickle down" tax plan theory saying it's a "dividend to the stockholders of the United States of America" Why Trump's talk of Flynn pardon is too late to matter 2017-12-15T22:32:39.000000000-05:00 Trump says "we'll see" about a pardon for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Ari Melber reports that even if Trump pardoned Flynn, it wouldn’t protect State or local prosecution.