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Every weekend on AM Joy, award-winning journalist and author Joy Reid passionately tackles the most important political and news topics of the week, exploring how policy decisions are shaping the country, while also bringing viewers in-depth interviews with leading newsmakers. Join Joy live on MSNBC for compelling discussions with America’s preeminent political minds, plus thoughtful analysis on the stories that led the week prior, and will matter in the week ahead--from 10 AM to noon ET on Saturdays and Sundays.

Every weekend on AM Joy, award-winning journalist and author Joy Reid passionately tackles the most important political and news topics of the week, exploring how policy decisions are shaping the country, while also bringing viewers in-depth interviews with leading newsmakers. Join Joy live on MSNBC for compelling discussions with America’s preeminent political minds, plus thoughtful analysis on the stories that led the week prior, and will matter in the week ahead--from 10 AM to noon ET on Saturdays and Sundays.
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Every weekend on AM Joy, award-winning journalist and author Joy Reid passionately tackles the most important political and news topics of the week, exploring how policy decisions are shaping the country, while also bringing viewers in-depth interviews with leading newsmakers. Join Joy live on MSNBC for compelling discussions with America’s preeminent political minds, plus thoughtful analysis on the stories that led the week prior, and will matter in the week ahead--from 10 AM to noon ET on Saturdays and Sundays.

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Episodes

Democrats dismiss Trump government shutdown offer as a ‘non-starter’

1/20/2019
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Donald Trump discussed his border wall on Saturday, alluding to the government shutdown without mentioning the federal workers going without pay, while apparently offering a ‘compromise’ to the Democrats that many say amounts anything but a fair solution on DACA and other policies. Rep. Eric Swalwell joins Joy Reid to discuss, followed by a panel with her expert guests. Plus: Covington Catholic High School students wearing MAGA hats surrounded and taunted a Native American man as he...

Duration:01:24:46

BuzzFeed report on Trump and Cohen disputed by special counsel

1/19/2019
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The latest BuzzFeed report on Michael Cohen regarding Donald Trump has been disputed by special counsel Robert Mueller. Joy Reid and her panel discuss why Mueller may have chosen to push back on allegations Trump instructed Cohen to lie to Congress. Plus: Donald Trump spent years trying to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, according to allegations in various reports. Joy Reid and her panel discuss further allegations that Russian President Vladimir Putin was offered a million-dollar unit in the...

Duration:01:27:42

Reports allege Trump concealed details of Putin meetings from senior officials

1/13/2019
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Donald Trump is coming under even greater scrutiny amid reports that the president has possibly attempted to conceal the details of his face-to-face conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin from his own White House senior officials. Joy Reid and her panel discuss this developing story amid the mounting allegations suggesting that Trump is likely being investigated by the FBI as a plausible asset of Russia, and potential national security threat. Joy and her guests discuss this in...

Duration:01:24:43

Report alleges an FBI inquiry into feared Russia influence over Trump post-election

1/12/2019
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The New York Times reports that the FBI opened an inquiry into whether Donald Trump could have come under the direct influence of Russia, post-election, while president. Joy Reid and her panel discuss the public factors influencing this alleged development, and additional, possible factors that remain outside the public eye. Plus, the government shutdown sparked by Donald Trump is now the longest in American history. Joy and her guests do a deep dive on the politics behind the president's...

Duration:01:26:41

Trump government shutdown enters 16th day

1/6/2019
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The government shutdown sparked by Donald Trump clashing with congressional leaders over his border wall has entered it's third week, impacting the salaries of hundreds of thousands of federal workers. Joy Reid and her panel discuss the harm to national parks, cut-backs in important services, and other ramifications, plus the fact that experts say a wall is not an effective means of implementing border security. Plus: Donald Trump has been sharing what many see as talking points based on...

Duration:01:23:10

Pelosi retakes House speaker gavel

1/5/2019
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has taken back the gavel, but there are many who question how she will lead a Democratic caucus that includes a highly independent freshman class and a diversity of viewpoints, in addition to appealing to a voter base focused on impeaching Donald Trump--something Pelosi has spoken against. Joy and her panel discuss the high hopes and expectations many have for Pelosi's return as speaker. Plus: Freshman Rep. Rashida Tlaib has come under fire from mainly Republicans...

Duration:01:25:05

The government shutdown standoff continues

12/23/2018
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As the government shutdown continues, Joy Reid and her guests discuss how Paul Ryan could have successfully passed a bi-partisan budget bill, that would have then passed in the Senate, and they question his failure to do so. Then, Joy and her panelists analyze Donald Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops out of Syria, and why Russia is apparently so pleased. Plus, Rep. Maxine Waters shares what she will do as the first African-American and first woman to chair the House Financial Services...

Duration:01:25:38

The partial government shutdown over Trump's wall

12/22/2018
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More than 420,000 federal employees were forced to work without pay due to the partial government shutdown sparked over Donald Trump's bid to gain appropriations to build a border wall, a promise he made on the campaign that at the time included the guarantee that Mexico would pay for it. Joy Reid and her panel discuss. Plus, there are at least 17 known Trump and Russia-related investigations currently underway. Joy's expert guests discuss the themes and issues that possibly connect them....

Duration:01:25:43

Michael Cohen said to confirm what prosecutors already know

12/16/2018
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Michael Cohen is apparently being blamed by members of Donald Trump's inner circle for alleged crimes the president may have committed linked to payments to Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal to buy their silence during the presidential election cycle. But our guest, former Watergate prosecutor Jill Wine-Banks states, "If Trump doesn't know what's right, and wrong and what's legal and not, that means he's not competent to be the president." Plus, Joy and her panel discuss partisan political...

Duration:01:25:04

The numerous investigations surrounding Trump

12/15/2018
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From the Robert Mueller probe, to the new allegations of possible illegal funding and spending related to the Presidential Inaugural Committee, Donald Trump is now widely-considered to be connected to six different investigations on the state and federal level. Joy Reid and her panel discuss the latest details in these mounting scandals, and debate whether a sitting president can be indicted. Plus: Vladimir Putin has made repealing sanctions against Russia and individual Russians his top...

Duration:01:24:08

Trump claims vindication in Mueller court filings, but experts disagree

12/9/2018
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Donald Trump claims that the recent Robert Mueller court filing in the Russia investigation vindicate him, but AM JOY guest Nick Ackerman tells Jonathan Capehart filling in for Joy Reid that the filing, ‘absolutely puts him right into the middle of the [alleged] conspiracy between the Russian government and the campaign.’ Plus: North Carolina Democrat Dan McCready has withdrawn his concession due to potential election fraud in a controversial congressional race against Republican Mark...

Duration:01:24:53

Joy's preview of the dozens of Democratic 2020 contenders

11/25/2018
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There are dozens of possible contenders for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. Who will take lead? Joy Reid and her panel of expert guests give their top picks. Plus, the Mississippi U.S. Senate run-off is becoming even more contentious, as a new report reveals that Republican candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith attended a "segregation academy" as a young woman. Joy and her guests discuss Democrat Mike Espy's chances of winning in this typically GOP stronghold. We also bring you a very...

Duration:01:24:29

Who will be indicted next in the Mueller probe?

11/24/2018
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Joy Reid and her panel discuss the people reportedly next in line to possibly receive indictments in the Robert Mueller probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Plus, Joy's guest analyze the growing scrutiny surrounding Donald Trump's business ties to Saudi Arabia, Jared Kushner's reported friendship with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, and the Trump administration's approach to the murder of Saudi Arabian journalist and American resident Jamal Khashoggi. Plus, it has...

Duration:01:23:47

Andrew Gillum and Stacey Abrams on Midterms 2018

11/18/2018
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Former Democratic candidates for governor, Stacey Abrams of Georgia, and Andrew Gillum of Florida, join Joy Reid to discuss their plans for the future, and the role voter suppression or voting obstructions may have played in their races' outcomes. Plus, Rep. Ted Lieu of California gives AM JOY an update on the impact of the California wildfires in his district, and his efforts to put forth bipartisan legislation that aims to improve the prevention and fighting of wildfires. Joy is also...

Duration:01:23:29

Will Democrats crash or cruise ahead post-midterms?

11/17/2018
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Joy Reid and her panels of expert guests discuss whether Democrats will engage in a public battle over Rep. Nancy Pelosi running for Speaker of the House, so soon after their historic midterm election wins. And: in a new twist in Robert Mueller's Russia probe, Joy's guests contemplate what charges could be brought against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, in the wake of reports that he will soon be indicted in the U.S. What impact could this have on current and former Trump campaign...

Duration:01:24:23

Donald Trump on the World Stage in Paris

11/11/2018
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Joy Reid and her panel discuss Donald Trump on the world stage, as he visits Paris to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One. Also, multiple races in Florida are now in recount mode after the midterm elections. What will this mean for the key Governor and Senate races? Joy Reid and her panel also talk about Donald Trump and the media, after days of heated exchanges between Trump and the press. Plus, congresswoman Maxine Waters stops by the show after the 2018 midterms and new...

Duration:01:25:12

Florida, Georgia and more midterms still hang in balance

11/10/2018
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Midterm 2018 races in Florida, Georgia, and Arizona still hang in the balance with races too close to call. Can Stacey Abrams in Georgia and Andrew Gillum in Florida still attain historic wins in their governor races? Plus, Joy Reid and her panels of expert guests discuss how, despite the losses and struggles of some high-profile Democratic candidates, there were actually many huge wins for the party, from statehouses, to governorships, to a record number of seats picked up in the House. All...

Duration:01:26:51