Latest News Mike Phillips’ ‘Last Word’ on GOP health... 2017-06-25T18:56:26.000000000-04:00 Mike Phillips, who lives with spinal muscular atrophy, shares a new blog post about his recent appearance with Ari Melber on “The Last Word,” which has been viewed over 1.3 million times. Are police body cams effective? 2017-06-25T18:45:37.000000000-04:00 Body cameras may have improved public understanding, transparency and oversight of police-involved shootings, but recent cases indicate that even fairly damning video may not move juries. Most leaks are ‘perfectly legal’ 2017-06-25T18:20:17.000000000-04:00 The Trump White House vows to prosecute leakers with the full extent of the law. But is a leak by definition illegal? Ari Melber's panel explores the good, the bad and where the law really stands. Author: Trump a symptom of 'constitutional... 2017-06-25T17:59:44.000000000-04:00 Have we entered a period of decay in American democracy? If so, who or what is to blame? Yale law professor and author Jack Balkin argues Donald Trump's rise is more a symptom than a cause. FEC commissioner: Feds must act on Russia... 2017-06-25T17:49:28.000000000-04:00 Commissioner Ellen Weintraub calls on the FEC to do more to assure the American people that the threat of foreign entities is being taken seriously. She joins Ari Melber for an exclusive interview. Richardson: "More urgency" needed with... 2017-06-25T13:51:29.000000000-04:00 Former UN ambassador Bill Richardson, who worked for months to try and secure Otto Warmbier's release, discusses the issues that bedevil any attempt to negotiate with North Korea. Can the Senate's healthcare bill provide... 2017-06-25T13:17:01.000000000-04:00 Conservative healthcare analyst Avik Roy recaps his arguments against Obamacare, and discusses how he thinks the Senate healthcare bill will address those concerns. Garamendi: Senate took House bill and put ... 2017-06-25T13:03:26.000000000-04:00 Congressman John Garamendi, D-CA, offers his take on the Senate Republicans' healthcare legislation, predicting that it will throw many of his constituents off of Medicaid. Erin Brockovich: We're facing a decade of... 2017-06-25T12:51:46.000000000-04:00 Environmental advocate Erin Brockovich describes the damage wrought on the environment by hydraulic fracturing, and how the technique leaves a scar on the landscape for years, if not decades, to come. Will out-of-pocket costs get out of control? 2017-06-25T12:34:26.000000000-04:00 NBC News reporter Benjamin Sarlin breaks down the rarefied language of healthcare legislation to answer one question: what will happen to your deductibles if the Senate healthcare bill becomes law?