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Ari Melber delivers the biggest political and news stories of the day, with interviews and original reporting from around the nation. An Emmy-winning journalist, attorney and former Senate staffer, Melber cuts through the spin and the noise to tell you what's really happening. Real news, every night

Ari Melber delivers the biggest political and news stories of the day, with interviews and original reporting from around the nation. An Emmy-winning journalist, attorney and former Senate staffer, Melber cuts through the spin and the noise to tell you what's really happening. Real news, every night
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Ari Melber delivers the biggest political and news stories of the day, with interviews and original reporting from around the nation. An Emmy-winning journalist, attorney and former Senate staffer, Melber cuts through the spin and the noise to tell you what's really happening. Real news, every night

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Episodes

Eric Holder knocks Trump AG for burying Mueller report, just the “beginning”

3/25/2019
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0.00 - In an exclusive interview fmr. Attorney General Eric Holder makes news by saying Trump Attorney General Bill Barr is handling the Mueller report way, which is troubling and departs from clear precedent. 20.15 - Trump’s top defense attorney, Jay Sekulow, talks to Ari Melber on the big news night after Mueller’s report was filed. 33.50 - Senator and 2020 Presidential Candidate, Senator Cory Booker joins Ari Melber for a wide-ranging interview. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:49:16

Bonus: Fmr. SDNY Chiefs say a President can be indicted

3/24/2019
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In this exclusive extra podcast, listen to Ari Melber's extended interviews with two former U.S. Attorneys for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara and Benito Romano. Plus, in a special report, Melber, examines how despite claims that the Russia probe is a “witch-hunt”, Bob Mueller has proven to be one of the fastest and most effective Special Counsels in U.S. history, racking up indictments at the fastest pace since Watergate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:01:07:22

Ari Melber on the Mueller probe: The system worked

3/22/2019
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The Mueller probe has ended and Special Counsel Mueller has filed his report with Attorney General Bill Barr. MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent, Ari Melber, breaks down what we know about the report so far and speaks to experts including two Members of Congress to learn more. House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff responds to the news for the first time on "The Beat", telling Melber, AG Barr mus "live up to the commitment to be as transparent as possible" and release the report. Senator Richard...

Duration:00:59:26

Trump exposed for undercutting trafficking victim protections

3/20/2019
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0.00 - Mueller achieves most effective probe since Watergate. 14.25 - 2020 Democrats debate progressive ideas to fight Trumpism. 22.45 - New scrutiny of Trump's pardon for ex-White House aide convicted of Obstruction. 31.25 - Trump exposed for undercutting trafficking victim protections 37.45 - Ari Melber reports exclusively that a former Fox reporter who claims the network buried her story on Stormy Daniels has begun cooperating with investigators in Congress. Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:42:10

US Atty: I considered taping Trump, DOJ was right to consider it

3/19/2019
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0.00 - Dozens of redacted pages in Michael Cohen search warrants hint at "ongoing investigations" 9.10 - Ari Melber interviews former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara. Bharara tells Melber he also considered taping Trump. 31.50 - Watergate Prosecutor Nick Akerman reacts to the Bharara interview. 36.40 - Former Acting Solicitor General, Neal Katyal says both Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein and former SDNY Chief Prosecutor Preet Bharara considering recording Trump...

Duration:00:43:57

Self-own? Trump’s tax secret may keep him off 2020 ballot

3/18/2019
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0.00 - Beto O’Rourke, has taken the lead in the fundraising primary. Juanita Tolliver, tells Ari Melber that O’Rourke has made key errors and is “being given multiple chances” that “people of color and women are not typically afforded”. 17.40 - Ari Melber examines how despite claims that the Russia probe is a “witch-hunt”, Bob Mueller has proven to be one of the fastest and most effective Special Counsels in U.S. history. 26.10 - Former Chief of Staff to Bob Mueller, John Carlin, tells Ari...

Duration:00:44:09

Bonus: Tee Grizzley & exclusive reporting on Stormy Daniels story

3/17/2019
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In this exclusive bonus podcast, listen to Ari Melber's interview with rapper Tee Grizzley. Plus exclusive reporting from "The Beat" this week, Ari Melber learned House Oversight Committee chairman Elijah Cummings is requesting documents from former Fox News reporter Diana Falzone., who alleges the network buried the Stormy Daniels story before the 2016 election. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:50:50

Stormy Daniels’ ex-lawyer: Fox news reporter had the story in 2016

3/15/2019
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0.00 - House Democrats demand interviews with the Trump-Putin translator. 17.05 - Donald Trump uses the first veto of his Presidency to break his biggest campaign promise, that Mexico would pay for the border wall. 22.05 - The Beat reports exclusively that a former Fox News reporter is ready to tell Congress about the network's role in allegedly killing the Trump-Stormy Daniels affair story. 30.40 - Ex-lawyer for Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal tells Ari Melber just how extensive his...

Duration:00:44:44

Lawyer central to Trump NDAs dishes on Cohen crime, Dem subpoena

3/14/2019
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0.00 - Democrats are pushing towards the epic fight to use a federal law to demand Trump's tax returns from the Treasury Secretary. 13.00 - Ari Melber learns exclusively that the House Oversight Committee Chair will is requesting documents from the ex-Fox News reporter, who alleges she was prevented from reporting the Stormy Daniels story before the 2016 election. 22.20 - Three insiders who have worked with Manhattan D.A. Cyrus Vance, join Ari Melber to discuss Vance's new State charges...

Duration:00:44:05

Checkmate? Trump aide Manafort hit with charges Trump can’t pardon

3/13/2019
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0.00 - State Prosecutors in New York revealed a separate indictment of former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort, moments after Judge Amy Berman Jackson handed Manafort an additional three and a half years in prison, on top of the 47-month sentence he received in a separate Virginia case. 18.20 - Ari Melber follows up on "The Beat" reporting from August 2017, revealing how the Mueller probe could continue even after Trump pardons, speaking with a former Chief Assistant D.A. for Manhattan...

Duration:00:44:12

Trump’s goose now cooked like Al Capone’s taxes, says top lawyer

3/12/2019
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0.00 - Democrat Adam Schiff says Trump has realized he is less likely to get indicted if he stays in office. 13.30 - Trump payments to Michael Cohen spark Al Capone comparisons. 21.30 - House Democrats pass a historic gun reform bill. Ari Melber walks through how Republicans in Congress blocked a key gun safety bill. 29.40 - Democrat Rep. Al Green tells Ari Melber why he's publicly breaking with Speaker Nancy Pelosi and calling for Trump's impeachment. 35.20 - Legendary musician Chuck D...

Duration:00:43:17

Former Fox News reporter asks Congress: Subpoena me to override NDA

3/11/2019
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0.00 - A Federal Judge will issue rulings that define the fate and possibly freedom of former Trump aides Roger Stone and Paul Manafort. 16.15 - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi declares a new standard for impeaching Donald Trump. 22.55 - In an exclusive news-making interview, the lawyer for a former Fox reporter, Nancy Erika Smith, tells Ari Melber that Congress can lawfully override a Non-Disclosure Agreement preventing her client from speaking about reports that Fox News killed the Stormy...

Duration:00:43:46

Bonus: Extended interviews with Elizabeth Warren & John Turturro

3/10/2019
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In this exclusive bonus podcast episode, listen to Ari Melber's extended interview with actor John Turturro from HBO's "The Night Of"., a fun interview with designer Isaac Mizrahi and NBC's Craig Melvin. Plus, Melber's extended interview with 2020 Candidate, Senator Elizabeth Warren. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:58

Sen. Warren on breaking up Big Tech, Manafort & Goldman’s “pre-bribe”

3/8/2019
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Experts denounce light sentence for convicted felon Paul Manafort. Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren announces her plan to break up ‘big tech’ in an msnbc exclusive on the campaign trail, joining The Beat’s Ari Melber to talk technology, 2020, capitalism, criminal justice and the Mueller probe. The interview was Warren’s first TV interview since rolling out her technology agenda, on the day when she was campaigning in Long Island City, NY, where Amazon recently pulled out of a planned...

Duration:00:44:20

Judge sentences Paul Manafort to 47 months in prison

3/7/2019
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(25.00) - House Judiciary Chair, Rep. Jerry Nadler, warns the Trump DOJ against withholding information from the Mueller probe. (34.00) - Michael Cohen, Trump’s former lawyer, is formally suing Trump for an unpaid bill of roughly $2 million. (57.00) - The Judge in Paul Manafort's case sentences him to 47 months in prison. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:00:17

Watergate prosecutor questions fmr Trump aide on live TV

3/6/2019
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0.00 - Michael Cohen testifies for 8 hours behind closed doors. 14.40 - Watergate Prosecutor Nick Akerman questions former Trump aide, Michael Caputo. 24.00 - The Democratic National Committee has formally rejected Fox News's request to moderate a debate in 2020. 29.40 - Lawmakers grilled Trump's Homeland Security Secretary on her immigration claims. 35.00 - Special edition of "fallback" with designer Isaac Mizrahi and NBC News' Craig Melvin. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:43:53

Michael Cohen lawyer reveals new Trump hush money check

3/4/2019
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0.00 - The House Judiciary Committee drops the hammer on Trump, pushing for documents from 81 different people, organizations and companies tied to Trump. 17.10 - In an exclusive interview, Michael Cohen’s lawyer, Michael Monico reveals for the first time a 2017 check signed by key Trump figures allegedly linked to criminal payments to Stormy Daniels. 28.45 - In a special report, Ari Melber breaks down what we know about the Mueller probe so far, including potential “unfinished business”...

Duration:00:44:03

Bonus Episode: The Breakfast Club

3/3/2019
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In this series of extended special interviews, MSNBC anchor Ari Melber talks to all three Breakfast Club hosts about their favorite and wildest interviews - from Diddy to Dick Gregory - whether hip hop helped Barack Obama become President, how prison impacted Meek Mill and how the hosts try to get interviews subjects to open up. The popular radio show’s hosts also respond to a Fox News attack on Sen. Kamala Harris for a moment from an interview with her, when she discussed smoking pot in...

Duration:00:33:29

Fmr Trump Exec. Says CFO knows about over 5 more hush money payments

3/1/2019
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0.00 - House Democrats are citing Michael Cohen’s testimony in their calls to grill Donald Trump Jr. and Ivanka Trump as the House Ways and Means Committee will formally request Trump’s tax returns. 18.40 - Top Democrats are drilling into reports that Trump over-ruled intelligence officials and his own White House counsel to give his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, a security clearance. 24.00 - Former Trump Org. Executive, tells Ari Melber that Allen Weisselberg likely knows about “lots” of...

Duration:00:45:01

Former Chief SDNY Prosecutor: These prosecutors may indict a President

2/28/2019
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0.00 - Michael Cohen wraps up his third day of Capitol Hill testimony. 16.00 - Trump's "Art of the Deal" co-author breaks down the Donald Trump "code". 22.30 - Former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York lays out why he thinks a sitting President could be indicted. 34.40 - 2020 Candidate Julián Castro joins Ari Melber. 39.45 - Randy Credico responds to Roger Stone's allegations he mistreats his dog. 43.25 - The New York Times reports Trump ordered officials to give his...

Duration:00:44:27