Rachel Maddow pointed out last night that as his scandal progressed, Richard Nixon threw members of his staff under the bus. In Donald Trump's case, the member of staff currently under scrutiny by the FBI is his son-in-law. Will that limit Trump? Watch: http://on.msnbc.com/2r5mRgD
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A key point in the question of whether Donald Trump tried to obstruct the investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia is whether former FBI Director James Comey had asked for more resources for the investigation before being fired. Multiple media reports say he did. The Department of Justice says he did not. Rachel Maddow thinks she may have figured out this discrepancy. Watch: http://on.msnbc.com/2qXsnn4
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"When people in power invent their own facts, and attack those who question them, it can mark the beginning of the end of a free society." Hillary Clinton has some thoughts on politics in the Trump era. http://on.msnbc.com/2rHDCkJ
Donald Trump gave Carrier employees an Indiana a "100 percent" guarantee about saving their jobs. Then reality got in the way of promises the president couldn't keep -- and shouldn't have made. http://on.msnbc.com/2qrRsTE
Donald Trump is deliberately creating uncertainty in health care markets -- which will force some to pay more for coverage. It's time to start debating the impact of a "Trump Tax" on health care costs. http://on.msnbc.com/2rHf6Af
Donald Trump had an opportunity in Europe reassure our partners about our commitments. He chose to do the opposite. Why does he find it easier to get along with authoritarian leaders than democratically elected allies? http://on.msnbc.com/2r439lz
We knew the FBI had identified "a current White House official as a significant person of interest" in the Russia investigation. Now we know exactly who that is -- and it's not someone Donald Trump can easily discard. http://on.msnbc.com/2qmwAhv
In the clip below Rachel Maddow does some important clarifying with Washington Post reporter Matt Zapotosky about the nature of the FBI's interest in Donald Trump senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner. Watch the full video on the NBC News scoop and how it fits in the bigger picture of the Trump-Russia investigation here: http://on.msnbc.com/2r1L8nX