Latest Hardball July 19, 2017 2017-07-22T19:00:00.000000000-04:00 Chris Matthews and a panel of guests discuss the political news of the day. Trumps says Sean Spicer's 'future is bright!' 2017-07-21T23:32:50.000000000-04:00 Two White House Reporters discuss the resignation of Press Secretary Sean Spicer after six months on the job. Sessions contact with Russia under new... 2017-07-21T23:01:01.000000000-04:00 Eli Stokols, Shannon Pettypiece and Peter Baker discuss that U.S. intelligence intercepts show Attorney General Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related matters with the Russian Ambassador. Intercepted intel: Sessions discussed... 2017-07-21T22:40:46.000000000-04:00 The Washington Post reports intercepts show Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak told Moscow he and Jeff Sessions discussed the campaign and Trump's positions on issues important to Russia during the 2016 campaign. Jon McLaughlin, Max Boot & David Corn... Kushner 'inadvertently' omits 77 assets in... 2017-07-21T22:32:16.000000000-04:00 President Donald Trump's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner has released a revised financial disclosure that reveals he "inadvertently" omitted 77 of assets on his initial form. Journalist David Cay Johnston and former prosecutor Joyce Vance join Ari... Factions within Trump admin use intel as a... 2017-07-21T22:11:49.000000000-04:00 The Washington Post reports that intercepted conversations suggest Sessions discussed the Trump campaign with Russian officials during the election. Fmr. Acting CIA Director Jon McLaughlin tells Ari Melber how he'd get to the bottom of who's leaking –... Trump makes ethics office more accommodating 2017-07-21T21:57:35.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow reports on Donald Trump's selection of a more permissive leader of the Office of Government Ethics and notes not only did the new leader approve Jared Kushner's amended disclosure forms, but he released them at 7pm on a Friday instead of... Trump team grasping to undercut Mueller probe 2017-07-21T21:43:31.000000000-04:00 Walter Dellinger, former assistant attorney general and acting solicitor general, talks with Rachel Maddow about some of the excuses the Donald Trump team is trying out in search of a pretext for firing Robert Mueller as special counsel in the Trump Ru... How far can Trump take his pardon power? 2017-07-21T21:34:43.000000000-04:00 Bob Bauer, former White House counsel under President Obama, talks with Rachel Maddow about whether Donald Trump would have to announce if he has pardoned someone and whether a pardon could be seen as an obstruction of justice. Can Trump sabotage the Trump Russia probe? 2017-07-21T21:25:32.000000000-04:00 Bob Bauer, former White House counsel under President Obama, talks with Rachel Maddow about what happens to the Trump Russia investigation if Donald Trump tries to go after Robert Mueller or the investigation itself.