Latest News Trump Often Claims 'A Lot of People' Say Things 2018-05-23T00:07:16.000000000-04:00 Another favorite Trump phrase was on display today, as 'a lot of people' said there were spies in his campaign. We've put together a list of other things 'a lot of people' say, according to Trump. Cohen business partner's plea deal seen as likely falling domino 2018-05-22T23:50:59.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow reports on the plea deal by Michael Cohen's business partner, Evgeny Freidman, in a case involving his taxi business that makes it likely he'll help prosecutors in Cohen's case, making him, in turn, more likely to make a deal to aid the Trump On N. Korea Summit: Whatever It Is, It Is 2018-05-22T23:49:40.000000000-04:00 With just three weeks to go, President Trump claims there’s a "substantial chance" the summit with North Korea won't happen, but in the same breath also says it might. Sue Mi Terry and Victor Cha, two experts in the field, join Brian to react. Trump Lawyer in Hot Water after Fmr. Partner Takes Plea Deal 2018-05-22T23:48:15.000000000-04:00 Michael Cohen's business partner agrees to cooperate with investigators after taking a plea deal, turning up the heat on Cohen. All while the President continues to claim there was a spy in his campaign. Kimberly Atkins, Robert Costa, and Jill Wine-Banks Clapper: Americans pay for Trump damage to society, institutions 2018-05-22T23:35:20.000000000-04:00 Former DNI James Clapper talks with Rachel Maddow about how Donald Trump's weak morals and willingness to inflict damage on American society and institutions have strained his respect for the Trump presidency and his role as commander in chief. 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. Teacher upsets McConnell-backed opponent in Kentucky GOP primary 2018-05-22T21:59:00.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow reports on the victory of high school math teacher R. Travis Brenda over Kentucky House Majority Floor Leader Jonathan Shell, who was backed by Mitch McConnell, in Kentucky's Republican primary.