Latest News MSNBC's Politicon Sweepstakes 2017-07-27T14:09:28.000000000-04:00 Legal rules for MSNBC's Twitter sweepstakes for tickets to Politicon 2017. Senate Republicans plan to write health... 2017-07-27T12:43:57.000000000-04:00 In true post-policy fashion, GOP senators intend to scribble some ideas down over lunch on a Thursday afternoon, and then pass it on a Thursday night or Friday. Panetta: Trump is weakening his position... 2017-07-27T12:17:02.000000000-04:00 Leon Panetta, former Secretary of Defense, comments on President Trump's tweet about removing all transgender people from the military. Gillibrand: Trump attacks on LGBPTQ is ... 2017-07-27T12:08:16.000000000-04:00 Sen. Gillibrand, who serves on the Armed Services Committee, said President Trump’s ban on transgender troops is just an extension of the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy. Thursday's Campaign Round-Up, 7.27.17 2017-07-27T12:00:19.000000000-04:00 Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country. Donald Trump's 'fine-tuned machine' descends 2017-07-27T11:25:01.000000000-04:00 I generally don't care about warring factions and personalities in the West Wing. I do care, however, when a White House slips into chaos. Cornyn says process 'is about as open and... 2017-07-27T10:46:14.000000000-04:00 Either John Cornyn literally doesn't know the meaning of the words "open" and "transparent," or the Senate Majority Whip is trying to gaslight the public. House GOP rep uses colorful language to... 2017-07-27T10:11:23.000000000-04:00 "Somebody needs to go over there to that Senate and snatch a knot in their ass," Rep, Buddy Carter (R-Ga.) said yesterday. What to Expect at Thursday’s Senate Health... 2017-07-27T10:05:45.000000000-04:00 NBC’s Garrett Haake breaks down the schedule of Senate floor proceedings today and explains the upcoming ‘vote-a-rama’ and ‘skinny repeal’ bill. Joint Chiefs: No change in transgender... 2017-07-27T09:39:51.000000000-04:00 In a memo to the military, the chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said ‘no change’ will be made to the military’s transgender policy.