Trump’s Disastrous Performance as President

Trumps’s Presidency began with the outrageous claim that “This was the largest audience to ever witness an inauguration, PERIOD!”

That statement & claim showed the world what nutcases and incompetent idiots Trump and all associated with him are.

 

President Trump’s First Phone Call With Vladimir Putin Gave Us the Most Terrifying White House Leak Yet

The president’s diplomatic buffoonery has gone from merely embarrassing to downright dangerous. Last week’s news that President Trump badly bungled his conversation with Australia’s prime minister was certainly alarming, but in the context of this unending dystopian nightmare in which we all live, it wasn’t that bad, really.

The Chaos Presidency: Trump Week 1
The Trump White House’s rocky first week included policy blunders, falsehoods and (of course) controversial tweets. Nicholas Kristof, EJ Dionne and Catherine Rampell join Lawrence to assess “the wreckage of government by impulse.”

 

Trump’s Second Day of Humiliation on the World Stage

After the President of Mexico rebuked, Donald Trump lost round 2 today as Mexico said Trump agreed to stop talking publicly about Mexico paying for the wall. And the British Prime Minister is sounding the alarm about Russia ahead of Trump’s phone call with Putin.

 

Monday Night Massacre: Trump Fires Acting Attorney General

President Donald Trump fired his acting Attorney General, Sally Yates, after she defied him by refusing to defend his executive order on immigration. It comes after a weekend of defiance from female judges.

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Video title: Government employees stand up to Trump

More than 1,000 State Department Diplomats Sign Dissent Letter Against Trump

President Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch amid outrage over his executive orders and the firing of acting Attorney General. Now, more than a thousand diplomats have signed a dissent letter.

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Shocking reports of what Trump said on calls to foreign leaders

Two new reports have leaked details about Donald Trump’s phone calls with foreign leaders; he reportedly “blasted” the Australian P.M. and threatened to send the U.S. military into Mexico. E.J.

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Leaks Throw Trump White House into Chaos

Donald Trump’s mishaps in the White House are being made public thanks to an unprecedented level of leaks – some by aides trying to influence him, others to sound the alarm.

 

Trump’s Ill-fated Military Action Raises Risk/Reward Questions

David Sanger, national security correspondent for the New York Times, talks with Rachel Maddow about the planning and unanticipated obstacles that befell Donald Trump’s first ordered incursion.

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Tens of thousands of visas revoked under ban
On Friday night, a federal judge put a halt nationwide on Trump’s travel ban

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Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump’s Travel Ban Nationwide

Attorney General Bob Ferguson, who obtained a restraining order immediately halting Trump’s immigration executive order nationwide, says ‘no one is above the law – not even the president.’

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Trump presidency effectively over after repeal failure

Donald Trump’s strong-arm ultimatum did not persuade House Republicans as Paul Ryan admits “Obamacare is the law of the land.” Ezra Klein, Editor-in-Chief of Vox.com, and The Daily Beast’s Rick Wilson join Lawrence O’Donnell.

A Dire Period Of Scandal For Donald Trump In Turmoil

Rachel Maddow reviews the latest developments in the litany of investigations into the Donald Trump campaign while Trump’s political agenda continues to fail.

This has been a bad week for Trump
Chris Matthews offers his opinion on what this week means for the Trump Presidency, the investigation into Russia and the future of healthcare.