Latest News Ghost writer of ‘Art of the Deal’: Trump wants a police state 2017-12-16T17:56:50.000000000-05:00 Donald Trump’s ghost writer for ‘The Art of the Deal,’ Tony Schwartz, says the president wants to create a world which, ‘he controls completely.’ Will the Democrats fight back? Omarosa’s dramatic exit from White House draws scrutiny 2017-12-16T17:36:19.000000000-05:00 Omarosa Manigault’s exit from Donald Trump’s White House is leading many to speculate: will she attack Trump? Joy Reid and her panel discuss. Can Dems launch sexual misconduct probe against Trump? 2017-12-16T16:09:43.000000000-05:00 Sen. Gillibrand called for Donald Trump to resign after being part of a group of senators who called for Al Franken to resign. Can Democrats wield this moral high ground to investigate Trump’s misconduct allegations? Alksne: W.H. feels pressure that "indictments are coming" 2017-12-16T16:03:27.000000000-05:00 As new reporting reveals that Jared Kushner is seeking to retain a crisis PR firm amid a swirling and enveloping Russia probe, President Trump remains steadfast in his proclamation of innocence. Former federal prosecutor Cynthia Alksne discusses the... Republican Congressman Leonard Lance: I'm a "no" on tax bill 2017-12-16T15:47:01.000000000-05:00 The GOP's new tax plan dramatically limits one's ability to deduct state and local taxes on their federal returns. This is a bridge too far for Republican Congressman Leonard Lance. Worried that his constituents would owe more in federal taxes, and... Michael Steele: "Shocks me" that GOP saddling next generation with debt 2017-12-16T15:30:26.000000000-05:00 Michael Steele - who used to chair the Republican National Committee - has myriad issues with the GOP tax proposal. Debt, corporate gimmes, political maneuvering: Steele finds fault with many of the bill's tenets. Rep. Charlie Dent: So far "I like what I see" in GOP tax plan 2017-12-16T15:00:44.000000000-05:00 Congressman Charlie Dent believes that with the Republican plan to revamp the federal tax system, they can bring the code into the 21st century. While Dent notes some drawbacks in his colleagues' proposal - such as the repeal of the individual mandate ... Black voters send a message with Doug Jones win 2017-12-16T14:47:03.000000000-05:00 African-American voters, particularly black women, have been given much-deserved credit for helping Doug Jones beat Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race. Joy Reid meets an activist who helped make it happen. Fmr. Prosecutor: "Too little too late" for Flynn to be shielded from Mueller probe 2017-12-16T14:18:10.000000000-05:00 President Trump launched multiple new invectives against the FBI, and left open a discussion about a prospective pardon for Michael Flynn. Steven Mulroy and Bobby Chacon consider the implications at this new stage of the Russia probe. GOP could be seeking removal of Mueller. Will it work? 2017-12-16T14:12:07.000000000-05:00 Mueller: GOP leaders attack Russia probe prosecutor Republicans accuse special prosecutor Robert Mueller and his team investigating Russia’s election interference of bias. Joy Reid and her panel discuss what experts call this threat to our republic.