Donald Trump Campaign Gave Polling Data To Russian In Spring 2016: NYT | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC


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  1. There was definitely collusion. We already know that. The only further question is whether there is a case for criminal conspiracy against Trump campaign members or Trump himself. But criminal liability is just one of many things this could do to Trump. It could damage him politically in the election, it could be viewed as a high crime or misdemeanor because it undermined our electoral democracy even if no crime was technically committed. Remember that an impeachable offense need not necessarily be a criminal offense.

  2. Every Intel agency and reporter in the world has been looking for something to stop trump the last 3 years. Its time to face reality children.

  3. This doesn't surprise me, Trump and his campaign think that being corrupt is how it's supposed to work. They're idiots, and we're paying the price for it…

  4. Gave information to Russian. What is a Russian. Heheheheh msnbc is the enemy of humanity. Hang all tyrants. Ps msnbc gives polls on live tv all day lol seems like the Russian is watching.

  5. THE BIG AMERICAN LIE!

    Give huge TAX CUT’S to the rich and it will trickle down! 🙄

    It’s a scam! Middle Class wages have stayed the same for 46 years, but the top 1% got filthy rich!

  6. It's a crime. 3 year felony sentence.
    https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/18/953
    And Trump is responsible for what his campaign staff do on his behalf.

  7. I hope everyone listening to this bogus fraud is wearing a tinfoil hat. 2 years later and most people with at least a few brain cells knew that it was a witch hunt. Remember how all of the polls on all TV stations had Hillary Clinton winning by a landslide?? Coincidence? Yeah right.

  8. Why is it that t'rump's campaign wasn't meeting with Canadians or Germans or the British as often as they were meeting with the Russians? 🤔

  9. This treasonous behaviour isn't at all limited to Mr. Manafort, and isn't at all limited to the so-called president's campaign! It is widespread in the Republican party. Any number of "conservative think-tanks" are conspiring with the Kremlin's online disinformation teams to brainwash the American people.

  10. People don't have healthcare and the US is bombing 8 different countries. Trump Russia is the main news story just to keep people stupid.

  11. No Russia charges, because they don’t want to tip their hand, to Trump. That hammer drops when the Mueller Report comes out. And, Manafort will face those charges then. That’s obvious. You only need to know a little of Manafort’s background, to know that his WORST crimes were committed in the Ukraine, and then his spying for the Russians, that followed

  12. Donald J. Trump is not a legitimate President of the United States. He is a conman who cheated and lied himself into the WH. That is a non-alternative fact.

  13. Russians gave the Clinton Foundation $110 mill for 20% of US Uranium thanks to Hillary.
    BTW, Hillary paid $12 mill which paid Russians for bogus Intel on Trump in the Steele
    Dossier.
    Guess what Mueller will have to say about Trump/Russia collusion? NOTHING.

  14. I can understand why Trump supporters are so vehemently averse to even the most basic oversight and so terrified of the multiple ongoing investigations into Trump's campaign, inaugural committee, transition team, charitable foundation, organization, and personal finances.

    Those of his close associates that are not already going to Federal prison have either already pleaded guilty and are awaiting trial or are actively cooperating with the Federal Prosecutors running those many criminal and counterintelligence investigations.

    Objective Facts;
    (not subjective or speculative.)

    Non-Special Counsel Investigations;

    Eastern and Southern New York Federal District Court:
    The Trump Inaugural Committee
    •Subpoena for documents of donors and guests
    •Straw donor and foreign investments inquiry

    Federal New York State Attorney General:
    The Trump Foundation
    •Allegations it served as, "checkbook for personal and family purposes."
    •Accusations of unlawfully coordinating with Election Campaign

    New York State Dept of Taxation and Finance:
    The Trump Organization
    •Investigation into potential Trump Organization "Tax Scheme," and Tax Evasion allegations

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller-related;

    US Dept of Justice:
    Trump Transition Team
    •Revealed in Michael Flynn Court documents that the Trump Transition Team is being investigated for potential contacts with Russians

    US Dept of Justice Special Counsel Investigation:
    Trump Presidential Campaign
    •investigation into Russian Meddling in the 2016 Election, and Potential Trump Campaign Coordination in Russian Efforts
    •Investigation into Potential Trump Obstruction of Justice

    ••Trump associates;
    George Papadopoulos- Pleaded Guilty
    Paul Manafort- Pleaded Guilty
    Rick Gates- Pleaded Guilty
    Michael Flynn- Pleaded Guilty
    Richard Pinedo- Pleaded Guilty
    Michael Cohen- Pleaded Guilty
    Roger Stone- Indicted

    ••And Russians;
    Konstantin Kliminik- Indicted
    12 Russian GRU Officers- Indicted
    And, 13 Russian citizens- Indicted

    All that is NOT including the Executive Branch oversight that the House and Senate are sworn to conduct in their legislative capacity.
    (I/E The ongoing Senate intelligence and Judiciary committee investigations, and the recently announced House Intelligence Committee Investigation.)

    Admitting you're a Trump supporter stopped being something to be proud of a LONG time ago lol now wearing the MAGA hat only has the effect of announcing to the wider world that you're more susceptible to persuasion by a two bit, back-alley, CON MAN than the average human being.

    And, before you try using the, "but Trump's associates were indicted for, 'process crimes,' like lying to investigators, that has nothing to do with Russia!" talking point argument, keep in mind the evidence is PUBLIC facing lol the facts are a Google search away.

    For example; Paul Manafort wasn't indicted for, "Process Crimes," like the current Right-wing talking points attest.
    Don't let ANYONE, in their efforts to defend Trump's innocence, tell you otherwise!

    According to his Eastern District of Virginia Federal charging documents; When it came to Paul Manafort's work with Ukraine, in the Illegal, unregistered lobbying he did with the Pro-Russian political elements in Ukraine, prosecutors explain, in detail, how Manafort; "Duped members of Congress, and the Executive Branch by having them meet with European Officials who purported to be, 'independant, credible authorities on what the US should do with it's policy toward Ukraine," when, in fact, Manafort had those people on his payroll, with the help of his benefactor, the recently ousted Pro-Russian Ukrainian Dictator, Viktor Yanukovych.

    And that's only ONE of the many charges Manafort pleaded guilty to, and it's only in the Eastern District of Virginia case lol his sentencing for the Federal crimes he pleaded guilty to in Washington DC takes place later in March.

  15. Within a couple of hours of his final report, Mueller will file, unseal all the sealed filings, and remove the majority of the redactions on previous filings related to the Russian conspiracy. Expect at least ten thousand pages of the Trump/Russia Conspiracy Story in these filings. Releasing that final report will be irrelevant.

  16. Just in the last hour they find something new 2years 12.6 billion on special committee an now they find something new to hopefully maybe could be you are trash idiots

  17. Mueller is not so stupid as to show his full deck of cards yet, but I’m also concerned what Barr might be up to in the background, what will he try to bury? You, and other reporters are our lifeline to the truth Rachel, thank you.

  18. Thing I’d like see Donald Trump tweet (to his his base) S1.E1

    “My new wonder pill that doesn’t look like an aspirin tablet, will grow you a pair of invisible wings”

    Try it now…!

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  20. All this happened DURING Obama administration. He told Romney he was out of touch for calling Russia an existential threat. Kind of funny to hear Democrats crying about Russia now.

  21. Of course they did. It’s up there with other unanswered questions such as “What do bears do in the woods?” and “Is that not Donald Trump’s natural skin color?”

  22. This is such propaganda. The DHS purged Bernie voters off the rolls and later were illegally put in charge of voting machines and polling places. That's the real story you will NEVER report on.

  23. The witch hunt criminals abusing the justice system. Trump should full pardon Manafort.

    msnbc butts hurts making up stories, as mueller is a nothing burger, or confirmed witch hunt,

    as President Trump correctly states. You people are Pathetic

  24. Russians bragging that Trump ask for their help in the Kim meeting in Vietnam . That the Russian who net trump in the Oval Office is also in Hanoi. Trump is a Russian-agent . He is a traitor to take Russians advice over his own foreign policy team..

  25. Unfortunately Individual-1, and his mob family, will never see Justice.
    Individual-1 and his mob family now have Reagan/Bush Sr's fixer who made the Iran-Contra treason go away, and now Attorney General Barr is back to do the same for Individual-1 and his mob family.
    Even if Individual-1 is indicted he will just appeal any lower Court verdict to the Supreme Court, and the Supreme Court has already proven to be Individual-1's puppet.

  26. Trump all but admitted to this and Cambridge Analytica when he said that his campaign used very different information etc….

  27. Babykill Dims getting godless xtreem left. Google demonstrates just how far to the left the hyper-sensitive nerds and geeks 🐽🤓 at the company really tilt. The F word upsets them. And why would that be? Because the F word that offends them —  family! — is homophobic. The anti Christian young autocratic bureaucratic lefty dictators are of course anti family 📣‼️

  28. All we are saying is give peace a chance. Quit trying to derail peace efforts during the summit run up. Don’t you people even want peace?

  29. If true, this implies that there was not just collusion, but conspiracy with a hostile nation to effect the results of the 2016 elections…37% of Americans don't see the problem here?

  30. All that Cambridge Analytica data had to be delivered somehow, cuz you know O'Bannon is too slippery to do it himself.

  31. This is not going to turn out well for Spanky Bonespurs and the Traitor Tots.
    Godspeed Mr. Mueller, for the sake of the nation, Godspeed!

  32. Hi Rachel Anne.👋🍺.
    Exceptional reporting, Rachel.👍👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏.
    Rachel, you remembered.☺. Excellent review.👍☺👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏.
    Keep on digging, Rachel.👍.
    👉👉Patience democrats, patience.👍.
    Rachel, the title at the bottom of the screen, Maria Butina status conference held tomorrow is wrong.
    Me, "status conference will be held tomorrow." is correct.👍.

  33. If you are a fan of the CBS series "Bull" that concentrates on using scientific data to help change the hearts and minds of American jurors, then you can easily see how the Russians might utilize the Trump specialized polling data. Russia has been our country's avowed enemy for over 70 years. They've been ready, willing and able to mount covert actions against us that entire time. With a "Win at any Price" personality running for President, the Russians had the perfect mark. Trump is only under the illusion that he's been using them, when the reverse has always been true. The Russians recognize that they merely need to stroke the ego of Trump in order to get him to release America's most secure details. Trump's allegiance is only to the last one's to have given him a boon. It may be as minor as a piece of chocolate cake from the Chinese, or it may be the promise of a future hotel location, Trump is not loyal to America and he has no vision for it's future. He has sold us out.

  34. They need to put Rick Gate's and Michael Cohen into the same room under oath to answer questions to see if any NEW REVELATION'S.
    Please tell Donald Trump that at this stage of the Mueller INVESTIGATION I would believe Michael Cohen OVER DONALD TRUMP. Tell President Yes No Maybe So that if Michael Cohen were to write a book that I would purchase it. Yes they are BOTH LIARS however Donald Trump has NOT STOPPED LYING. So I have no choice but to give Michael Cohen the benefit of the DOUBT.
    I have had my fill of Prsident Yes No Maybe So and and his family's above the Laws attitude.

  35. Apparently, misinformation campaigns are only legal if done by American politicians and the corporations they bribe to represent. Russian misinformation campaigns are not, unless they are paid by American politicians or corporations? Enquiring minds want to know.

  36. As all polling data was wrong, Russians must have a secret power to use that to convince Americans to choose the wrong candidate anyway.

  37. Rachel, is it possible that Russia and Trump campaign hacked into Hillary voting data to indicate no need for her to go to mid-West states (e.g. Wisconsin, Michigan etc) during the election campaigning. The Russians managed to hack and manipulate everything else. It's not like Hillary to have been so remiss.

  38. That is what you call collusion. Collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government. Why is this ok with people?

  39. Republicans, TAKE NOTES; THERE IS GOING TO BE A QUIZ LATER!

    Vladimir Putin is the President of Russia. Russia is OUR NATION'S MOST DANGEROUS ADVERSARY. He would like nothing better than to DESTROY OUR NATION, OUR DEMOCRACY, OUR PEOPLE, and OUR WAY OF LIFE! It has been like that for a very long time.
    Vladimir Putin is also the SAME GUY that plotted and CONSPIRED AGAINST the United States, (OUR COUNTRY), to put
    Donald Trump, (also YOUR CHOICE), and traitorous members of the Republican Party, (also YOUR CHOICES), in ULTIMATE POWER in the US by rigging our nation's election; thus, ATTACKING OUR NATION'S DEMOCRACY, which so many true patriots fought to gain and keep!
    Putin DID NOT DO SO for the BEST INTEREST of OUR NATION. HE DID SO TO FURTHER HIS OWN AGENDA, AND AGAIN, HE IS OUR NATION'S MOST DANGEROUS ENEMY!
    By voting for Trump and traitorous co-conspirators within the Republican Party, YOU HELPED PUTIN, OUR NATION'S MOST DANGEROUS ENEMY, put HIS OPERATIVES in charge of OUR NATION!
    By YOU CONTINUING TO SUPPORT TRUMP AND HIS TRAITOROUS CO-CONSPIRATORS, YOU CONTINUE TO SUPPORT VLADIMIR PUTIN'S AGENDA AGAINST OUR NATION!

    DO YOU FINALLY GET IT NOW?

  40. Hey MSNBC, you should take down FAKE NEWS videos ASAP. Konstantin Kilimnik is not Russian agent. He has long history of working with our State Department .

  41. Ken Vogel studied journalism at the University of Wisconsin-Madison so we can be sure he has zero journalistic standards whatsoever.

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