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Chris Jansing
21 hours ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 7:44pm
So happy to be home in Cleveland! https://t.co/a7Y3SrT952


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Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 3:24pm
Official Supreme Court photo of a moment in history. https://t.co/LBtN6PQm8N


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Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 12:19pm
Coming up on my last show for June: terrific lineup @AliVitali, @GlennKirschner2, @BrendanBuck, @JuanitaTolliver, @KenDilanianNBC, @MariaTeresa, @GabeGutierrez, @MikeMemoli, @CalNBC, @SamBrockNBC

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 12:08pm
Kentanji Brown Jackson is now officially the first Black woman to serve on the US Supreme Court, "Under the Constitution and the laws of the United States, so help me God"

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 10:14am
In a blow to the fight against climate change, the Supreme Court has limited how the nation's main anti-air pollution law can be used to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants @AP

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 6:52am
“It’s painful for Republicans to accept...Republicans cannot be both loyal to Donald Trump and loyal to the Constitution” - @RepLizCheney at the Reagan library

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 29 - 2:00pm
This hour: @JaxAlemany @JakeSherman @Robt_Gibbs @BarbMcQuade @KellyCobiella @EvyPoumpouras @TimOBrien @PattyMurray @RonAllenNBC @PaulHendersonSF

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 3:00pm
“If you heard this testimony today and suddenly you remember things you couldn’t previously recall, or you discover some courage you had hidden away somewhere, our doors remain open”. @BennieGThompson to reluctant witnesses

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:56pm
“ Trump does read transcripts” One of several witnesses who told the committee they were pressured to modify their testimony

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:54pm
A lot of powerful men, including a military leader, are apparently afraid to do what Cassidy Hutchinson just did

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:53pm
Closing her testimony, Cassidy Hutchinson says both Rudy Giuliani and her boss Mark Meadows sought presidential pardons related to January 6.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:50pm
After the violence of January 6, on January 7 Hutchinson says Trump still didn’t think he did anything wrong. He thought Pence was the one who was wrong for not siding with him

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:35pm
Hutchinson‘s reaction to Trump tweet condemning Pence on 1/6 “As an American, I was disgusted. We were watching the Capitol building being defaced over a lie”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:32pm
“He thinks Mike deserves it. He doesn’t think they’re doing anything wrong.” Mark Meadows after Pat Cippilone said something needed to be done about rioters chanting “hang Mike Pence - Hutchinson testimony

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:28pm
“Mark, something needs to be done, or people are going to die and the blood's gonna be on your effing hands. This is getting out of control." Pat Cippilone - telling Mark Meadows he was going to find Trump after Meadows said “He doesn’t want to do anything Pat”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:25pm
“I felt like I was watching a bad car accident about to happen when you want to stop it but you can’t do anything” Cassidy Hutchinson warning Mark Meadows the rioters were getting close to the Capitol “and might get in”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:23pm
“Do you believe the violence on January 6 was justified morally? Take the fifth,” answered General Michael Flynn. “Legally? Fifth. Do you believe in the peaceful transition of power? The fifth”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:14pm
After her astonishing and detailed testimony, Donald Trump is trying to paint Cassidy Hutchinson as a disgruntled employee.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:05pm
The guts it just took for Cassidy Hutchinson to say what she said in the setting that she did under the pressure she must feel - is off the charts

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:04pm
The President of the United States, we’re told, physically went after the secret service agent who was dedicated to keeping him safe.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 2:02pm
Cassidy Hutchinson says President Trump threw dishes in the White House when he was angry and she describes walking in on staff cleaning up after one of his tirades

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:59pm
President Trump, told he wasn’t going to the Capitol on January 6 - tried to grab the steering wheel of “The Beast” - and when told “it’s not secure” reportedly used his free hand to lunge toward the Secret Service agent in charge - based on Hutchinson testimony

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:53pm
There were apparently conversations about Trump going to the Capitol for the electoral College vote count.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:49pm
This https://t.co/8cysP8ryu1

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:48pm
“Please make sure they don’t come to the Capitol, Cassidy”. Hutchinson quotes WH Counsel Pat Cippilone “We’re going to be charged with every crime imaginable”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:40pm
Trump told the 1/6 crowd to "walk down to the Capitol" knowing the crowd was armed says @RepLizCheney

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:38pm
“I don’t effing care that they have weapons. They’re not here to hurt me….take the effing Mags away. Let my people in”. Cassidy Hutchinson quoting Donald Trump who she describes as angry that the crowd on January 6 wasn’t big enough.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:32pm
The testimony is that both President Trump and Mark Meadows knew on January 6 about rioters with weapons - from guns, to spears on the ends of flag poles. When he was given that information Hutchinson says “I distinctly remember Mark not looking up from his phone”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:26pm
Not only does Cassidy Hutchinson reference multiple concerns about potential violence raised before January 6 but quotes Rudy Giuliani in White House meetings as talking about the Proud Boys and Oath Keepers - whose members are prominently among the 1/6 indictments

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:17pm
“Things might get real, real bad on January 6” Hutchinson quoting Mark Meadows - after having a conversation with Rudy Giuliani who asked her if she was excited about the sixth

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:15pm
Cassidy Hutchinson - now 25 - had an office just seconds away from Donald Trump in the Oval Office.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:09pm
Witness Cassidy Hutchinson is described by @RepLizCheney as an aid to Mark Meadows “ in a position to know a great deal” about the inner workings of the Trump White House

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:00pm
Four people from very different backgrounds all told me today, unsolicited, some version of “I - and pretty much everyone I know - is having a hard time handling the intensity of EVERYTHING these days”.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 6:49am
Sources tell NBC News Cassidy Hutchinson -former top aide to Trump Chief of Staff Mark Meadows -is the surprise witness testifying before the Jan6 Committee today. Among her info: GOP lawmakers who sought pardons

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 27 - 11:24am
In yet another SCOTUS ruling tied to separation of church and state: Justices ruled 6-3 in favor of a Washington state football coach who was suspended over his on-field prayers following games.

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Sunday Jun 26 - 12:29pm
Coming up at 1 - the latest on the abortion battle, the threat to gay marriage, the January 6 hearings and more with great guests: @BarbMcQuade @CFColemanJr @kwelkernbc @RepRubenGallego @adrienneelrod @RepJasonCrow @CapehartJ @MauraBarrettNBC @Newzysteph @mintimm

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Sunday Jun 26 - 10:45am
On an especially consequential news weekend - hope you'll join Sunday's Special Coverage @MSNBC Noon ET @HallieJackson 1 PM @ChrisJansing And @CapehartJ with a Pride special at 10PM: Pride of Stage and Screen

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Saturday Jun 25 - 9:22am
RT @MSNBC: "I did not know how much my same sex-marriage depended on a woman's right to choose an abortion." @capehartj reacts to Justice Thomas wanting to revisit and overturn landmark rulings that legalized contraception, same-sex marriage, after the decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. https://t.co/nhBuj9IUCW


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Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Saturday Jun 25 - 7:57am
“I never like to take credit for anything,” said Mr. Trump, who has spent his career affixing his name to almost anything he could. - The New York Times https://t.co/SFPgkGEARr

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 6:51pm
States that have now activated their trigger laws: •Missouri •South Dakota •Louisiana •Kentucky •Oklahoma •Arkansas   States where trigger laws will automatically go into effect in 30 days •Texas •Tennessee •Idaho

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 6:48pm
The Arkansas Dept of Health has sent a letter to clinics: Attempting to perform abortion is punishable by up to 10 years in prison, $100,000 fine

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 10:18am
Overturning Roe marks the first time SCOTUS has ever granted a constitutional right and then taken it away. "It is as grave and dramatic a step the Supreme Court has ever take in our lifetime" @neal_katyal

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 10:16am
BREAKING: The official Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe The right to abortion is no longer the law of the land And it will soon be taken away in about half the states.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 8:12pm
Documentary maker Alex Holder, asked by @JoyAnnReid if Trump had any remorse about the violence of January 6th, said Trump told him "Those going into the Capitol were - using his words - smart"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 8:03pm
"The secretary of state. He's like a hard-headed rock....What's their problem? They're stupid. They're stupid people. " Donald Trump - ripping Republican Georgia election officials who wouldn't fabricate a win- in a new clip from Alex Holder documentary - @JoyAnnReid @MSNBC

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 6:19pm
On proving criminal intent by Trump: "Remember, this is a guy who had 62 decisions against him in the election....it's not a defense to a crime to say well, I genuinely believed in something that was Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs." @neal_katyal @msnbc

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 5:29pm
Devastating testimony today against Trump - from officials appointed by Trump. It follows days of damning testimony by Republicans, many of whom said they voted for Trump.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 5:24pm
"The oath we take has to mean something," says Kinzinger in an impassioned closing, thanking those who have testified and adding "It's now up to every American now and in the future to stand for the truth and reject the lies"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 5:22pm
"Trump's coup failed". @AdamKinzinger

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 5:22pm
Testimony on other pardon requests from Reps Perry, Gohmert, Brooks, Biggs, Taylor-Greene "The only reason I know to ask for a pardon is because you think you've committed a crime" - @AdamKinzinger

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 5:18pm
"The pardon he was requesting was as broad as you could describe, from the beginning of time, up until today, for any and all things" Eric Herschmann on Rep Matt Gaetz requesting a pre-emptive pardon

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 5:05pm
Donoghue told Trump if he appointed Clark "Within 24, 48, 72 hours you could have hundreds and hundreds of resignations from your Justice Department because of your actions. What's that going to say about you?...Clark will be left leading a graveyard"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 5:01pm
"Did anyone there support Jeffrey Clark?" "No one" Richard Donoghue - who told Trump - in front of Clark - that Clark "was clearly not competent" -

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:52pm
Asst AG's - on a Jan 3rd phone call - said they would resign en masse if Jeffrey Clark became Acting Attorney General Phone logs show WH was already calling Clark Acting AG

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:48pm
Again, the amount of time and energy expended on baseless, and sometimes fantastical claims - as laid out by the people targeted in the Trump pressure campaign

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:45pm
"You guys may not be following the internet the way I do" - Trump, trying to convince DOJ that Italians were behind his election loss

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:43pm
"Pure insanity" "patently absurd" DOJ officials - who were unrelentingly sent unfounded accusations and wild conspiracy theories - particularly one that Italian satellites were switching votes. "I had run out of patience"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:36pm
When Trump said folks suggested he fire DOJ officials who weren't trying to overturn the election he was told "You should have the leadership you want. But understand, the United States Justice Department functions on facts, evidence and law. And those are not going to change"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:32pm
When Trump asked Rosen to seize voting machines - he was told DHS looked at it and there was no legal authority or factual basis to do that. "The President was very agitated," by the response

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:25pm
"There is no legal basis to bring this lawsuit. Anyone who thinks otherwise simply doesn't know the law" Steven Engel -Office of Legal Counsel responding to Trump WH request to file "a meritless lawsuit".

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:14pm
Testimony shows Jeffrey Clark - Trump's choice for Attorney General - --worked to overturn a legitimate election --ignored orders from his bosses not to break policy --was widely regarded by colleagues as profoundly unqualified i.e "we'll call you when there's an oil spill"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:06pm
"This was not based on fact. This was actually contrary to the facts developed by department investigations over weeks and months" Donoghue - on elector scheme. "It may very well have spiraled us into a Constitutional crisis.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:03pm
It's astonishing - when you hear all these stories compressed into the first hour of the hearing - how much time and expertise and money was spent following fake allegations at some of the highest levels of government.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:59pm
“Just say the election was corrupt and leave the rest to me and the Republican congressmen” - Donald Trump to Donoghue

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:55pm
"Somebody should be put in charge of the Justice Department who who isn't frightened of what's going to be done to their reputation" - Rudy Giuliani's suggestion for replacing the Attorney General

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:50pm
"We have an obligation to tell people that this was an illegal, corrupt election" - Trump, quoted in Donoghue's hand-written contemporaneous notes - even as he was frequently being told the election was legitimate.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:47pm
The pressure campaign continued - after Trump was told repeatedly that legally - DOJ "simply did not have standing" to intervene in any election questions because states run elections - not to mention there was no evidence of fraud

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:43pm
"No" Donoghue to the question of finding the president's allegations of fraud credible

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:41pm
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Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:40pm
Fmr Deputy AG Richard Donoghue describes escalating conversations with Trump "The president's entreaties became more urgent...and he had this arsenal of allegations. "

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:32pm
"The common element in all of this was the President expressing his dissatisfaction that the Department of Justice had not done enough to investigate election fraud" - and suggested a special counsel to investigate fraud - Fmr Acting AG Rosen on almost-daily meetings with Trump

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:27pm
The incredulity in response to Trump's idea to make environmental lawyer Jeff Clark acting Attorney General - an idea described as "nuts" - and the letter Clark drafted as "a murder-suicide pact" to anyone who agreed to it

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:23pm
"Congratulations. You just admitted your first act as Attorney General would be committing a felony" - WH Counsel Eric Herschmann to Jeff Clark - on his plan to help Trump overturn the election

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:19pm
"Not surprisingly, Trump didn't take no for an answer," says Kinzinger about Trump's attempts to get DOJ to back the big lie - looking for a third attorney general in 2 weeks who would "ignore the facts"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 3:17pm
That's quite a tease. @RepLizCheney says we'll hear about members of Congress who wanted WH pardons...

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 12:36pm
RT @JoyAnnReid: 👇🏿👇🏿👇🏿 https://t.co/fqpdIAqafw

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 10:55am
Coming up at the top of the hour - our coverage of the breaking news from the Supreme Court - overturning the York law limiting guns in public - and with major implications on laws restricting guns in many states

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 4:22am
@SRuhle I get to work with the best colleagues - and friends - every day

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 22 - 7:10pm
@CevallosLaw Likewise!

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 22 - 2:02pm
24 years ago today I went on the air for the first time at MSNBC. I hoped I would last at least a year, calmed by a promise from my former employer that I would always be welcome back at my old job. So far, I haven't had to call him on that promise.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 22 - 12:37pm
Breaking news on the NFL - and Jan 6 among the stories for another busy news day - at 1 eastern with @alivitali @emarvelous_ @Timodc @LawProfButler @kwelkernbc @SingletaryM @ScottWongDC @SamBrockNBC @MikeMemoli

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:33pm
"There is nowhere I feel safe. Do you know how it feels to have the President of the United States target you?" asks Ruby Freeman."He targeted me..a small business owner, a mother, a proud American citizen who stood up to help Fulton County election in the middle of a pandemic"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:29pm
People knocked on the door of Shaye Moss's GRANDMOTHER - pushed their way in and said they were making a citizens arrest. She called her granddaughter screaming. This is what election lies wrought.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:26pm
Shaye Moss and her mom live in fear, now. "I felt homeless," says her mom after she was advised to leave her home of 21 years, and stayed away for two months.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:25pm
Shaye Moss's mom built her business around her name. After Trump and Giuliani's false accusations, she says "now I won't even introduce myself by my name anymore...I'm worried about who's listening. I've lost my name and I've lost my reputation. I've lost my sense of security"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:18pm
"Why are they doing this?" Shaye Moss - on false accusations against her and her mom by Rudy Giuliani - that resulted in "a lot of threats. Wishing death upon me. Telling me that I'll be in jail with my mother." Many of the comments were racist - others, "just hateful".

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:12pm
"I've always been told by my grandmother how important it is to vote, and how older people in my family did not have that right" Former GA election worker Shaye Moss on what she loved most about her job

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:10pm
RT @SRuhle: The president wants to implement a federal gas tax holiday. What does this mean for prices at the pump? I broke it down on @11thHour https://t.co/RGfLDiAqJd


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Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:03pm
"They started going after her" says Raffensperger on threats that extended to his wife. "And then some people broke into my daughter-in-law's home" - She is his son's widow, mother of his grandchildren.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 3:02pm
"The ballots are unsigned. The ballots are corrupt," Trump told @GaSecofState "Which is totally illegally and it's more illegal for you than it is for them...that's a criminal offense". Raffensperger has said the considered that a threat

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:57pm
Is there ay way you could have lawfully changed the vote? asks @RepAdamSchiff "The numbers are the numbers. The numbers don't lie." Ga Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:37pm
Describing one threat involving a noose and the name of a colleague as "the straw that broke the camel's back" - "I lost it, I got irate," says GA deputy Sec of State Gabe Sterling

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:26pm
"This is all looking increasingly like a kind of criminal enterprise," says @FrankFigliuzzi1 after watching the J6 hearing. "Trump at the head, almost a capo of an organized crime family"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:17pm
Terrifying the families of officials who stood up for the Constitution is not free speech.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:15pm
It is sickening to hear from an emotional Rusty Bowers how his gravely ill daughter was upset by what was happening outside their home. He has faced threats, guns - loudspeakers blaring that he's a pedophile, a pervert, acorrupt politician. "It is a pattern in our lives.."

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:09pm
RT @laurenpeikoff: Bowers reads from his journal from December 2020: "I do not want to be a winner by cheating. I will not play with laws I swore allegiance to with any contrived desire toward deflection of my deep, foundational desire to follow God’s will..."

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:08pm
"I thought of the book 'The Gang that Couldn't Shoot Straight'....I just thought, this is a tragic parody". AZ GOP Speaker Rusty Bowers, on fake elector scheme

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 2:06pm
"I told him in no uncertain terms that that was insane and inappropriate" - Laura Cox, fmr GOP state chair on fake electors hiding out overnight at the Michigan state capitol and then cast ballots for Trump

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 1:36pm
Bowers says Trump allies told him about election fraud - including dead people voting - but NEVER provided any proof.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 1:35pm
AZ GOP House speaker Rusty Bowers says the statement sent out by Trump today - claiming Bowers told him the election was rigged and Trump actually won - never happened. He never said that to anyone, says Bowers