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The New York Times reports that a top U.S. official in Ukraine texted: “I think it’s crazy to withhold security assistance for help with a political campaign.” Lawrence O’Donnell discusses this development and what it means for the House’s impeachment inquiry with Evelyn Farkas and John Heilemann. Aired on 10/03/19.
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Rpt: Top U.S. Diplomat In Ukraine Texted It Would Be “Crazy” To Withhold Aid | The Last Word | MSNBC

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Alicia no
Alicia no
2 months ago

That smart diplomat was smart.

Rose Marie Homeyer Bente
Rose Marie Homeyer Bente
2 months ago

Trump and his gang of goofs are getting bogus information from a man who was fired for corruption by Biden and NATO so he is spinning the republicans and the president to get back at the USA; Biden and all of us by roping in Trump and his sad gang on everything he is spinning. How gullible and pathetic. Sadder still is the republicans wrapped up in the entire thing. Putin must be laughing every time a republican repeats the spin on camera.

DolphinsWIthIgloos
DolphinsWIthIgloos
2 months ago

it would be crazy to withhold military aid. We all know Russia can't take Ukraine with those pesky Javelin missiles in the way. Too much firepower.

Charles
Charles
2 months ago

So let's see – The Dems drag in Special Envoy to Ukraine Volker for a private interrogation, salivating that he will "expose" Trump! Like EVERYTHING else they try, it blows up on them! READ the testimony folks, it's online. 1. Volker says that Ukraine never felt pressured to do anything by Trump. 2. The Ukrainians said there was not anything inappropriate on the call between Trump and Zelensky. 3. The Ukranians did not know of the hold on financial aid until a month after the call with Trump. 4. In fact, the Ukrainians and Trump AGREED that the withholding of… Read more »

AFXM.COM
AFXM.COM
2 months ago

DON'T FORGET ABOUT THE INVESTIGATION OF HIS TAX FILINGS… HAS ANYONE LOOKED AT PENCE'S TAX FILINGS ?
CARNAL CHRISTIANS/ PRETEND CHRISTIANS, HAVE A STRONG AFFINITY FOR PERSONAL GAIN AND MATERIAL WEALTH..

Mary S.
Mary S.
2 months ago

Yes trump listen to the Ghoul iani cuz in crooks business both of them are joined @ the hips .

Wado Waleli
Wado Waleli
2 months ago

Typical de facto admission of guilt by Trump is for him to double down. He does it again…and again. Trump doesn't just return to the scene of a crime. He goes back to it and builds a stage to publicly proclaim it.

Covfefe
Covfefe
2 months ago

Looking back on the Mueller investigation, it was a half-assed smokescreen that laid a softball into AG Barr's lap to clear Trump. They are all in this together. Mueller is one of the cover up team. Lock them all up.

2006glg
2006glg
2 months ago

They understand what he does and has done is wrong. It's just that his skin is white with orange hues, and thus its alright. Obama ate Dijon mustard, wore a tan suit, put his feet up on the desk in the Oval and they literally wanted to hang him (I live in GA and I saw the bumper stickers). But don't think for a moment Trumpists don't understand: they simply don't care.

Lea Byers
Lea Byers
2 months ago

Sorry, I. am a grammar freak…processes is not pronounced procesEEZ. it is simply processes. Most journalists pronounce It incorrectly . Just sayin’…😁

EASYTIGER10
EASYTIGER10
2 months ago

Above all else, Trump is profoundly ignorant. He's gone through his business life not having to know details and rules but getting away with it. Now he can't. But he can't get his head round it.

Barney Potter
Barney Potter
2 months ago

One things for sure his old tricks aren't going to work he claims he's the master of the deal .he isn't !! nor has he ever been .!! But he better make one now. right now or he's going to be the first president to go to prison .

Mary S.
Mary S.
2 months ago

The rabid skunk in the WH keeps calling the PRESS fake news & using to his advantage, WE THE PEOPLE proud & love your honest coverage, continue to question trump , that’s driving him madder than he already is .

George B. Wolffsohn
George B. Wolffsohn
2 months ago

Widdle Donnie is a grown man and is, or should be responsible for his own words. Neither Giuliani not Volker is responsible for Trump's words. Stop making excuses for him.
Sorry, but These commentators are making excuses for Trump's criminal activities.

johnny Macon
johnny Macon
2 months ago

Trump the clown has been a fake it til you make it con man all his life he's the biggest Benedict Arnold since Benedict (1776-2019) Arnold go figure WOW !!!🤔🙄💯

Steven
Steven
2 months ago

Lol she said jumping out of a perfectly good plane.

Henry Landon
Henry Landon
2 months ago

President trump, we all love WikiLeaks too.
It is really a treasure trove of information

Big Boomer
Big Boomer
2 months ago

"I think it is time in this country to quit making national heroes out of those who steal secrets and publish them in the newspaper"
– Richard Milhouse Nixon

Leonard NII BOYE Mettle
Leonard NII BOYE Mettle
2 months ago

What is lawful is legal but what is legal is not necessarily lawful.

Leonard NII BOYE Mettle
Leonard NII BOYE Mettle
2 months ago

Lawful behavoiurs not under false pretences are still lawful.

Tammy Payton
Tammy Payton
2 months ago

Yes American do understand what’s going on he’s a crook and nobody wants to admit it I didn’t vote for him I would never vote for that crazy man

Francais Lover
Francais Lover
2 months ago

“I think it's crazy to withhold security assistance for help with a political campaign”-
Self explanatory.
#TIMESUPTrump
#SandersWarren2020
#25thAmendment

Jason Faulkner
Jason Faulkner
2 months ago

To get out of accountability for doing something wrong, Trump tries to move the goalposts of right/wrong by doing the same wrong thing again, publicly, and saying that its OK.

That is 100% Eric Cartman style.

Ejenio Luth
Ejenio Luth
2 months ago

MSNBC = More Shyt News By Communists

Geneva8181
Geneva8181
2 months ago

Trump is about as thick as they come !! 😜😂🥳🥳🥳🥳

jamie lewis
jamie lewis
2 months ago

i like john hellmann. he is really smart and funny.

ROBERT KORNBLUM
ROBERT KORNBLUM
2 months ago

Please tell me. How many SMOKING GUNS does it take to Nail AHOTUS to the Wall ? Thank you.

ddowns24
ddowns24
2 months ago

Are these people (MSNBC) aware that $4 Billion of American taxpayer money went missing during Obama/Biden's administration? While Hunter was cashing checks for $3 M, plus $50,000/month. And, while Obama/Clinton were working with Ukraine to find dirt on Trump. Investigation is beyond warranted, regardless of your political affiliation. I'm a Democrat BTW…

Suzy Q
Suzy Q
2 months ago

Trump's Impeachment will bring us to the end of an error. 👍✌️💜 🇺🇸

Suzy Q
Suzy Q
2 months ago

"The helicopter behind him, while Trump was yelling these crimes into the microphone…" 😆😆😆😆 Trump is just so dumb. Impeach that motherducker!

Edward Sessions
Edward Sessions
2 months ago

This dude Trump is playing right outta Putin had book….

Fit.
Fit.
2 months ago

evelyn fartkiss is right. 100% agree with her. she's brilliant.

givenemTruth Son
givenemTruth Son
2 months ago

Is this the smoking gun? He’s known for Corp bankruptcies, why bankrupt the Country?

Bloozegirl Hansen
Bloozegirl Hansen
2 months ago

Wilbur doesn't feel it because he sleeps through it.

Kathy Sch
Kathy Sch
2 months ago

Trump being trump and our laws being our laws!

Kathy Sch
Kathy Sch
2 months ago

Democrats don’t let up!

B. FIRE
B. FIRE
2 months ago

To me Republicans do not care of any of us there like
👉🤥Trump👺👈 for them selfs how much there can steal from the government is a shame .

Sonya Gomez
Sonya Gomez
2 months ago

Trump is a bully and capable of cruelty and extorsion, (for me the worst crime, here) not only a traitor and schemer, that throws anybody in his team under the bus, and to prove it, there goes Mike Pence rolling down (not that he doesn't deserve to go down). What is sickening about Trump is that he mistakes bravado for strength, he thinks he is a winner, when in reality he is a cheater

max Rockatansky
max Rockatansky
2 months ago

There is one thing you can be certain of. None of these JUDEN or their families have ever spent a minute in the US Military. They send white anglo-saxons to die in the wars they plan.

max Rockatansky
max Rockatansky
2 months ago

LMFAO.LMFAO.LMFAO.LMFAO.

O'Donnell = JUDEN
Farkas = JUDEN
Heilemann = JUDEN

I sense a pattern here.

Donald Bayer
Donald Bayer
2 months ago

is this chick for real ?

God
God
2 months ago

The lady is actually right. I mean it's not exactly common sense y'know like 9/11. Just like 9/11 the most obvious logical question what how can someone do it and get away after so much security?

Similarly. (If you view it objectively, nonpartisan way…) Why would asking Ukraine to investigate into US politics be "illegal"? I mean they made it sound like it's murder or something. And even if it is illegal, why should it be "impeachable" leading to "resignation".

I wouldn't trust the Dems with my own babies, but the media be acting it's "obvious" why it's "illegal".

rob munn
rob munn
2 months ago

Evelyn, your subpoena is on the way. Or, maybe it will be an arrest warrant.

Deedee Whitehead
Deedee Whitehead
2 months ago

Why is ignorance of the law a defence for Trump? It’s not a defence for any one else

Terrence Hollowell
Terrence Hollowell
2 months ago

You know alot of people….but do you know these nutsss!!!

janatical
janatical
2 months ago

Volker was a career ambassador for years…how does Trump corrupt everyone he touches?

Mod MINI
Mod MINI
2 months ago

Trump's defense is not that he is innocent, it's that he is ignorant. His stupidity got him out of trouble with Mueller. He should know better now. He has no capacity to learn. What a putz.

C Ch
C Ch
2 months ago

Taylor got the idea of any pressing from a A POLITICO ARTICLE not because he actually heard. The reply was pretty clear – No you are incorrect – No Quid Pro Quo.

Marco Polo
Marco Polo
2 months ago

Ask yourselves…Why would the president of the USA, all powerful nation, with a CIA, FBI, A DOJ…find the need to ask the newly elected leader, a stand up comedian, from an occupied country, who can't find his own way to defend his country….to investigate an AMERICAN CITIZEN?

Just for his own inability to scratch his own fleas trump should be fired!

The Saint ST1
The Saint ST1
2 months ago

Please STOP calling this FOOL the leader of the free world…..

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