Former Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill, former White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, and former Maryland Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele join Andrea Mitchell, Hallie Jackson, and Katy Tur to discuss Democratic headwinds and election denial in Nevada. With Republicans leading in Nevada but trailing in Arizona, “I don’t know how they’re gonna they're story straight," Senator McCaskill says. “Election deniers have a problem here."
- NBC News
‘F---ing nightmare’: Trump team does damage control after he dines with Ye and white supremacist Nick Fuentes
Former President Donald Trump distanced himself Friday from a pre-Thanksgiving dinner at his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida with Ye, formerly known as Kanye West,
Donald Trump's son received some blunt reminders about the former president on Twitter.
Retiring GOP Sen. Pat Toomey says he has 'no doubt' that Trump 'intended to thwart the outcome' of the 2020 election
"For me, it was not a close call," Toomey said of his vote to convict former President Trump for "incitement of insurrection" for his role on Jan. 6.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
By Monday, Arizona counties are required by law to certify the results of the election. Protesters on Friday demanded a halt of the certification.
The claim comes as Lake has refused to concede in the state’s gubernatorial race despite her opponent Katie Hobbs’ win earlier this month.
Lindell's comments come as Republican National Committee Chair Ronna McDaniel seeks reelection in January.
- Fox News
Matt Whitaker: "I don't have any reason to believe there's enough evidence to indict President Trump."
Former acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker analyzes the Justice Department's special counsel probe and the legal fight to extend Title 42 expulsions.
- The Wrap
Mike Lindell’s Potential Run for RNC Chair Mocked: ‘I Don’t Trust This Idiot to Fix a Cup of Coffee’
The MyPillow CEO would make a great RNC chair "given his demonstrated willingness to throw millions of dollars at anything regardless of rationality," one user wrote
- The New Voice of Ukraine
The United States scuppered a deal for Poland to provide Ukraine with Soviet-made MiG-29 jets back in March due to a back-channel intervention by Beijing, UK journalist Owen Matthews wrote in The Spectator news magazine on Nov. 26, referring to Chinese sources.
Outgoing Democratic House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer says the 'biggest change' he's seen in his congressional career is 'how confrontational Republicans have become'
I think the biggest change in the institution is how confrontational Republicans have become," Hoyer recently told The Washington Post.
To win the presidential nomination, it helps to know some math.
- The Intelligencer
The GOP did not turn on Donald Trump when he politicized a pandemic or started an insurrection. It took the "red wave" becoming a trickle.
The idea that "any serious candidate for higher public office would meet with him is appalling," the Anti-Defamation League also said.
Republicans want Brian Kemp's mojo to rub off on Herschel Walker in the Georgia Senate runoff, but hurdles remain as the governor uses his political operation to boost the GOP
Earlier this month, Kemp received 200,000 more votes than Walker. Republicans will have to figure out how to get those ticket splitters behind Walker.
Republicans have secured control of the U.S. House of Representatives but their exact majority is still unknown.
- The Daily Beast
Calla Kessler/The Washington Post via Getty ImagesKanye ‘Ye’ West continued on his path of complete self-destruction Thursday night, releasing a string of videos including a two-minute campaign promo dissing Donald Trump.The rapper, 45, announced last week that he plans to run for president again in 2024.“The thing that Trump was most perturbed about [is] me asking him to be my vice president,” Kanye said in one of the videos published on his recently-unlocked Twitter account on Thanksgiving nig
- Motley Fool
Some Social Security Beneficiaries Will Enjoy an Unusual Raise in 2023 -- and It Has Nothing to Do With COLA
Thanks to an unusual circumstance that's only occurred twice this century, many Social Security recipients will keep more of next year's cost-of-living adjustment (COLA).
The rapper confirms he intends to run for office, while fighting several scandals over his behaviour.
- Business Insider
Kanye West says Donald Trump screamed at him during dinner at Mar-a-Lago, telling Ye he will lose in 2024 if he runs for president
The rapper said he asked Trump — who is running for the 2024 GOP nomination — to be his running mate, and that the former president was "perturbed."
- NBC News
Republican leader Kevin McCarthy is struggling to secure the 218 votes he needs to be elected speaker of the House in January. It may lead to a floor fight.