Latest News Lawrence: Trump's tweets show us what he... 2017-10-18T23:07:04.000000000-04:00 President Donald Trump was silent on the death of 4 U.S. soldiers in Niger for 12 days before a question came up in the Rose Garden. Before that, there were no tweets and no mention from the president. Lawrence O'Donnell explains why Trump's silence is... Sen. Franken: Sessions isn't telling truth... 2017-10-18T22:30:22.000000000-04:00 Sen. Al Franken reacts exclusively to his testy exchange with Jeff Sessions at Wednesday's Senate Judiciary hearing and explains what he thinks is "disturbing" about the AG's testimony. Franken also weighs in on Trump's controversy involving Gold Star... Sessions reveals no plan to protect elections 2017-10-18T21:42:09.000000000-04:00 Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, talks with Rachel Maddow about testimony from Jeff Sessions in which he reveals that the Justice Department does not have a plan to protect future elections from outside influence. Maddow: What is Trump hiding about Niger? 2017-10-18T21:20:58.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow points out that for all the attention given to Trump's disgraceful behavior toward gold star families, the actual question Trump was asked was about Niger. Why the Trump distraction? Trump fight with Gold Star families shocking 2017-10-18T21:00:05.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow struggles to process how it could be reality that Donald Trump has picked a fight with the families of people who died in service to the United States, to whom Americans owe a debt, not an insult. Flattery will get you everywhere with... 2017-10-18T20:52:56.000000000-04:00 The quickest way to Donald Trump's heart has been well documented - just tell him how great he is. Meet Stephen Miller: The 32-year-old in... 2017-10-18T20:48:05.000000000-04:00 How Stephen Miller went from trolling his classmates in high school...to President Trump's right hand man. Trump offered military father $25K, didn't... 2017-10-18T20:19:27.000000000-04:00 Donald Trump offered a grieving military father $25,000, reports the Washington Post - but the father says the check hasn't arrived. Matthews: Trump lacks a moral compass 2017-10-18T19:58:11.000000000-04:00 Chris says we have a leader who appears to lack a moral compass. Trump speaks of destroying all of North Korea and he tries to undercut the nuclear weapons deal we have with Iran. Trump flip-flops on bipartisan health deal 2017-10-18T19:32:36.000000000-04:00 Washington is trying to figure out just where President Trump stands when it comes to the Senate's bipartisan deal to fix the Affordable care act.