Join Brian Williams as he delivers the latest pertinent updates on evolving news stories and places the major political events of the day into context for viewers.
More legal jeopardy for two men connected to the president as Paul Manafort gets seriously jail time and faces new charges while fmr. acting AG Matt Whitaker faces new questions from lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Plus, the Feds reported have questions about possible pardon talk between Michael Cohen and Rudy Giuliani. Frank Figliuzzi, Maya Wiley, Josh Gerstein, Robert Costa, Tim O'Brien, and David Jolly join to discuss.
Two of Robert Mueller's top staffers depart signaling the potential end phase of the Russia investigation. And on Capitol Hill in a Congress that can't agree to anything there's unanimous support in the House to publicly release Mueller's findings. Plus, Beto O'Rourke official joins the 2020 race. Joining us the program are Mimi Rocah, Kimberly Atkins, Eric Tucker, Tal Kopan, Melanie Zanona, Michael Scherer, Gromer Jeffers, and Jeremy Peters.
Trump issued his first presidential veto rejecting Congress' resolution to terminate his declaration of a national emergency on the southern border. Plus, Trump reacts to the terror attacks in New Zealand saying he doesn't think white nationalism is on the rise across the globe. Annie Karni, Jonathan Allen, Andrew Desiderio, Chuck Rosenberg, Jessica Roth, Malcolm Nance, and Jon Meacham all join.