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Rachel Maddow

Rachel Maddow Explores Trump’s Shady Dealings With Azerbaijan’s Corrupt Officials

On last night’s Rachel Maddow show, the host explored an explosive story about the relationship between President Trump and Azerbaijan’s corrupt officials. An odd business deal might explain why President Trump appears so worried about a probe into his contacts.

March 7, 2017
Trump, Emoluments Clause, Impeachable

Are Mainstream Outlets Normalizing Trump’s Impeachable Offenses?

In what should serve as a prompt for investigative journalists, the exact nature of the emoluments Trump has received is unclear in many instances due to Trump’s refusal to release his tax returns.

March 7, 2017
Colbert explains how Trump exploits presidential norms that are not laws

#EndorseThis: Colbert On Trump’s Rampant Violation Of Presidential Norms

As Stephen Colbert explains, Trump is legally exempt from essential norms that have governed the behavior of previous presidents and cabinet members, which the Late Show host compares to a restaurant that requires all employees to wash their hands after using the toilet — except the chef.

December 12, 2016