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Two years after Charlottesville, Trump stokes divisions with…

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Trump’s White House is enmeshed in the politics of race exactly two years after the violent marches at Charlottesville. Meanwhile, Trump is fueling conspiracy theories about the death of Jeffrey Epstein. Michelle Bernard, Phil Rucker, and Annie Karni, discuss. VIDEO HERE: Date: August 12, 2019

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Kamala Harris won—and black women did too.

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June 27, 2019 It’s a democratic-socialist party now—but it might be in the hands of some younger stars instead of Bernie Sanders. After two nights and 20 Democrats scrapping on a national stage, that’s the conclusion of our panel of experts, operatives and longtime political observers who sat through all four hours of debating and […]

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An Odd Stretch of Forgettable White Guys Yelling At Each Other: What really changed in last night’s crowded, chaotic debate? According to our experts, the party’s swinging left, there’s a new Texan in town, and Trump might be a bigger problem than the Democrats thought.

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By Politico Magazine June 27, 2019 What did we really just see on that Miami stage? The sometimes hectic first national debate Wednesday night marked not just a crucial moment for the 2020 presidential campaign, but its first pivot, as two dozen candidacies began to be pulled together into a single, larger story. We asked […]

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Election 2020: Democratic Debate Preview | Pol Watchers’ Key Issues

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June 26, 2018 Jeff D’Alessio With the Illinois primary still another 265 days away, the Democrats’ process of picking a nominee to run against Donald Trump takes center stage tonight with the first of back-to-back two-hour, 10-candidate debates in Miami (8-10 p.m., NBC). For a preview, Editor JEFF D’ALESSIO asked political junkies on both sides […]

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Did Donald Trump Jr. Violate Federal Law through Russian Lawyer Meeting?

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Michelle Bernard joins MSNBC’s “AM Joy” to discuss the legal questions surrounding Donald Trump, Jr’s meeting with a Russian lawyer promising opposition research. VIDEO HERE: Air Date:  July 16, 2017

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Trump LawyerJay Sekulow: Distancing President Trump from Don Jr.?

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Donald Trump’s lawyer Jay Sekulow defended the president vigorously on Sunday after revelations of Donald Trump, Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer sparked controversy.  Michelle Bernard joins “AM Joy” to discuss. VIDEO HERE: Air Date:  July 16, 2017

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Budding Bromance between Donald Trump and Paul Ryan

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Will Donald Trump go back on his promise to protect Medicare and other safety net programs now that he is aligning with privatizers such as House Speaker Paul Ryan? Michelle Bernard joins Joy Reid and her panel do a deep dive. VIDEO HERE: Air Date:   December 18, 2016

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Recounts, Runoffs & Democratic Redemption

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Between the recounts called for by the Green Party, and the run-off for a Louisiana U.S. Senate seat, is there a chance for the Democratic party to make some gains this election cycle?  Michelle Bernard joins “AM Joy” to discuss.   VIDEO HERE: Air Date:  November 28, 2016

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Michelle Bernard and Chris Matthews Debate the Relevance of the KKK

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Michelle Bernard, Kurt Anderson and Hugh Hewitt join  Hardball with Chris Matthews to discuss the politics of mutual destruction this election and cycle and debate the relevance of the KKK.

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