President Donald Trump Warns Of Violence, But Will The Tactic Work? | Morning Joe | MSNBC

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    SCHEDULE WAS LITTLE BUSY. HIS TEAM SAID HE COULDN'T MAKE
    HIS TEAM SAID HE COULDN'T MAKE IT.
    IT. WE HOPE TO HAVE HIM ON SOME TIME
    WE HOPE TO HAVE HIM ON SOME TIME SOON.
    SOON. >>> PRESIDENT TRUMP IS WARNING
    >>> PRESIDENT TRUMP IS WARNING OF VIOLENCE IF REPUBLICANS LOSE
    OF VIOLENCE IF REPUBLICANS LOSE THE MIDTERM ELECTIONS.
    THE MIDTERM ELECTIONS. NBC NEWS REVIEWED THE EXCERPTS
    NBC NEWS REVIEWED THE EXCERPTS OF THE CLOSED MEETING WITH
    OF THE CLOSED MEETING WITH EVANGELICAL LEADERS MONDAY
    EVANGELICAL LEADERS MONDAY NIGHT.
    NIGHT. THE GOP LOSES IN NOVEMBER,
    THE GOP LOSES IN NOVEMBER, QUOTE, THEY WILL OVERTURN
    QUOTE, THEY WILL OVERTURN EVERYTHING THAT WE'VE DONE AND
    EVERYTHING THAT WE'VE DONE AND THEY'LL DO IT QUICKLY AND
    THEY'LL DO IT QUICKLY AND VIOLENTLY.
    VIOLENTLY. I'LL SAY THAT AGAIN -- THEY WILL
    I'LL SAY THAT AGAIN -- THEY WILL DO IT QUICKLY AND THEY WILL DO
    DO IT QUICKLY AND THEY WILL DO IT VIOLENTLY.
    IT VIOLENTLY. JEREMY PETERS, THIS SOUNDS AN
    JEREMY PETERS, THIS SOUNDS AN AWFUL LOT LIKE WHAT YOU WERE
    AWFUL LOT LIKE WHAT YOU WERE WRITING ABOUT A COUPLE OF WEEKS
    WRITING ABOUT A COUPLE OF WEEKS BACK WHEN YOU SAID VIOLENCE
    BACK WHEN YOU SAID VIOLENCE ACTUALLY SEEMS TO PERMEATE SO
    ACTUALLY SEEMS TO PERMEATE SO MANY OF THESE GOP ADS.
    MANY OF THESE GOP ADS. THEIR MESSAGES AND THE MESSAGING
    THEIR MESSAGES AND THE MESSAGING IS SO GRIM ABOUT VIOLENCE,
    IS SO GRIM ABOUT VIOLENCE, CRIMES, DRUGS AND NOW YOU HAVE
    CRIMES, DRUGS AND NOW YOU HAVE THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED
    THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES ACTUALLY WARNING
    STATES ACTUALLY WARNING EVANGELICALS THAT IF DEMOCRATS
    EVANGELICALS THAT IF DEMOCRATS WIN, THEY WILL RESORT TO
    WIN, THEY WILL RESORT TO VIOLENCE.
    VIOLENCE. >> IT'S LIKE IT'S 1968 ALL OVER
    >> IT'S LIKE IT'S 1968 ALL OVER AGAIN, JOE, IN SOME OF THESE
    AGAIN, JOE, IN SOME OF THESE REPUBLICAN ADS.
    REPUBLICAN ADS. VIOLENCE MOBS ARE RAGING IN THE
    VIOLENCE MOBS ARE RAGING IN THE STREETS AND THE ADDED ELEMENT
    STREETS AND THE ADDED ELEMENT HERE, OF COURSE, IS ILLEGAL
    HERE, OF COURSE, IS ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION.
    IMMIGRATION. THE ARGUMENT THEY'RE MAKING IS
    THE ARGUMENT THEY'RE MAKING IS DEMOCRATS WILL ABOLISH I.C.E.
    DEMOCRATS WILL ABOLISH I.C.E. AND MAKE YOUR COMMUNITIES LESS
    AND MAKE YOUR COMMUNITIES LESS SAFE, ALLOW PEOPLE LIKE MOLLIE
    SAFE, ALLOW PEOPLE LIKE MOLLIE TIBBETTS, THE COLLEGE STUDENT IN
    TIBBETTS, THE COLLEGE STUDENT IN IOWA TO BE MURDERED.
    IOWA TO BE MURDERED. THIS IS THE KIND OF CHAOS THEY
    THIS IS THE KIND OF CHAOS THEY WILL BRING.
    WILL BRING. AND BY THE WAY, THEY'RE ALSO
    AND BY THE WAY, THEY'RE ALSO GOING TO UNDO THE ELECTION OF
    GOING TO UNDO THE ELECTION OF 2016.
    2016. AND I THINK THAT'S THE GROUND ON
    AND I THINK THAT'S THE GROUND ON WHICH A LOT OF REPUBLICANS WANT
    WHICH A LOT OF REPUBLICANS WANT TO FIGHT THIS MIDTERM ELECTION,
    TO FIGHT THIS MIDTERM ELECTION, TO MAKE IT A REFERENDUM ON 2016
    TO MAKE IT A REFERENDUM ON 2016 ALL OVER AGAIN.
    ALL OVER AGAIN. WILL YOU ELECT DEMOCRATS, ALLOW
    WILL YOU ELECT DEMOCRATS, ALLOW THEM TO WIN AND THEN HAVE THEM
    THEM TO WIN AND THEN HAVE THEM TURN AROUND AND IMPEACH
    TURN AROUND AND IMPEACH PRESIDENT TRUMP?
    PRESIDENT TRUMP? THIS ELECTION WAS PROBABLY
    THIS ELECTION WAS PROBABLY HEADED THERE ANY WAY, BUT WITH
    HEADED THERE ANY WAY, BUT WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP'S REMARKS
    PRESIDENT TRUMP'S REMARKS YESTERDAY ABOUT VIOLENCE, I
    YESTERDAY ABOUT VIOLENCE, I THINK HE MADE IT AS CLEAR AS DAY
    THINK HE MADE IT AS CLEAR AS DAY THAT THIS IS WHERE THEY ARE
    THAT THIS IS WHERE THEY ARE GOING.
    GOING. THIS IS AS CLASSIC TRUMP.
    THIS IS AS CLASSIC TRUMP. MY ENEMIES ARE MEAN.
    MY ENEMIES ARE MEAN. THEY'RE MEAN TO ME.
    THEY'RE MEAN TO ME. THEY'RE NASTY PEOPLE.
    THEY'RE NASTY PEOPLE. AND THEY'RE VIOLENT, WHICH, OF
    AND THEY'RE VIOLENT, WHICH, OF COURSE P IN ISOLATED CASES, YES,
    COURSE P IN ISOLATED CASES, YES, THERE HAVE BEEN PROTESTS WITH
    THERE HAVE BEEN PROTESTS WITH ANGRY DEMOCRATS OR ANGRY
    ANGRY DEMOCRATS OR ANGRY LIBERALS, BUT TO REPRESENT THE
    LIBERALS, BUT TO REPRESENT THE WHOLE DEMOCRATIC PARTY THIS WAY
    WHOLE DEMOCRATIC PARTY THIS WAY IS DISINGENUOUS AND CLASSICALLY
    IS DISINGENUOUS AND CLASSICALLY TRUMP.
    TRUMP. >> WELL, AND HEIDI, I DON'T
    >> WELL, AND HEIDI, I DON'T UNDERSTAND ACTUALLY WHY ANY
    UNDERSTAND ACTUALLY WHY ANY REPUBLICANS WOULD FOLLOW DONALD
    REPUBLICANS WOULD FOLLOW DONALD TRUMP DOWN THIS RAT HOLE BECAUSE
    TRUMP DOWN THIS RAT HOLE BECAUSE THIS IS SOMETHING THAT ED
    THIS IS SOMETHING THAT ED GILLESPIE A MAN WHO SERVED HIS
    GILLESPIE A MAN WHO SERVED HIS COUNTRY FOR DECADES AND SERVED
    COUNTRY FOR DECADES AND SERVED IT WELL, HE WAS A CONSERVATIVE,
    IT WELL, HE WAS A CONSERVATIVE, YES, BUT HE WAS RESPECTED BY
    YES, BUT HE WAS RESPECTED BY PEOPLE ON BOTH SIDES OF THE
    PEOPLE ON BOTH SIDES OF THE AISLE.
    AISLE. THE LAST TWO WEEKS HE TRASHED
    THE LAST TWO WEEKS HE TRASHED HIS REPUTATION.
    HIS REPUTATION. I'M SURE HE'LL GET IT BACK, BUT
    I'M SURE HE'LL GET IT BACK, BUT LAST TWO WEEKS HE TRASHED HIS
    LAST TWO WEEKS HE TRASHED HIS REPUTATION TRYING TO BE DONALD
    REPUTATION TRYING TO BE DONALD TRUMP -- A DONALD TRUMP FIGURENE
    TRUMP -- A DONALD TRUMP FIGURENE IN VIRGINIA, TALKING ABOUT MS-13
    IN VIRGINIA, TALKING ABOUT MS-13 AND CONFEDERATE STATUES AND HE
    AND CONFEDERATE STATUES AND HE GOT TROUNCED AT THE POLLS.
    GOT TROUNCED AT THE POLLS. THIS DOESN'T WORK FOR PEOPLE
    THIS DOESN'T WORK FOR PEOPLE UNLESS THEY ARE DONALD TRUMP,
    UNLESS THEY ARE DONALD TRUMP, DOES IT?
    DOES IT? >> DOESN'T WORK IN EVERY
    >> DOESN'T WORK IN EVERY ELECTION, ALTHOUGH IT'S WORKED
    ELECTION, ALTHOUGH IT'S WORKED CERTAINLY FOR PEOPLE LIKE RON
    CERTAINLY FOR PEOPLE LIKE RON DESANTOS.
    DESANTOS. BUT WITH THE INVOCATION OF THE
    BUT WITH THE INVOCATION OF THE VIOLENCE, JOE, DO YOU REMEMBER
    VIOLENCE, JOE, DO YOU REMEMBER THE RIGGED ELECTION?
    THE RIGGED ELECTION? DO YOU REMEMBER THE ENTIRE
    DO YOU REMEMBER THE ENTIRE RUN-UP TO 2016 WHEN DONALD TRUMP
    RUN-UP TO 2016 WHEN DONALD TRUMP WAS TALKING ABOUT A RIGGED
    WAS TALKING ABOUT A RIGGED ELECTION?
    ELECTION? THAT WAS EXACTLY WHAT HE'S DOING
    THAT WAS EXACTLY WHAT HE'S DOING HERE, WHICH IS TO EXCITE HIS
    HERE, WHICH IS TO EXCITE HIS BASE, TO STIR RESENTMENT, TO
    BASE, TO STIR RESENTMENT, TO MAKE THEM FEEL LIKE THEY HAVE
    MAKE THEM FEEL LIKE THEY HAVE BEEN WRONGED AND THAT THEY'RE
    BEEN WRONGED AND THAT THEY'RE BEING CHEATED AND HE'S DOING THE
    BEING CHEATED AND HE'S DOING THE SAME THING IN THE RUN-UP TO THIS
    SAME THING IN THE RUN-UP TO THIS ELECTION EXCEPT THIS ACTUALLY IS
    ELECTION EXCEPT THIS ACTUALLY IS NOT THE SAME DONALD TRUMP IN
    NOT THE SAME DONALD TRUMP IN 2016 BECAUSE HE HAD A TWO-PRONG
    2016 BECAUSE HE HAD A TWO-PRONG MESSAGE.
    MESSAGE. IT WASN'T JUST THE RACIAL
    IT WASN'T JUST THE RACIAL RESENTMENT AND THE RACE BAITING,
    RESENTMENT AND THE RACE BAITING, HE ACTUALLY HAD A POPULIST
    HE ACTUALLY HAD A POPULIST ECONOMIC MESSAGE, AND WE'VE SEEN
    ECONOMIC MESSAGE, AND WE'VE SEEN THAT COMPLETELY DIVORCED FROM
    THAT COMPLETELY DIVORCED FROM THE DONALD TRUMP THAT WE SEE
    THE DONALD TRUMP THAT WE SEE TODAY.
    TODAY. AND SO I THINK THAT'S AN
    AND SO I THINK THAT'S AN IMPORTANT NOTE TO MAKE FOR THIS
    IMPORTANT NOTE TO MAKE FOR THIS REASON BECAUSE IT CUTS BOTH
    REASON BECAUSE IT CUTS BOTH WAYS.
    WAYS. WHEN WE'RE TALKING ABOUT
    WHEN WE'RE TALKING ABOUT FLORIDA, RACES LIKE FLORIDA,
    FLORIDA, RACES LIKE FLORIDA, LIKE MICHIGAN, HE'S GOING TO GO
    LIKE MICHIGAN, HE'S GOING TO GO DOWN THERE AND HIS ONLY MESSAGE
    DOWN THERE AND HIS ONLY MESSAGE IS STIRRING RACIAL RESENTMENT
    IS STIRRING RACIAL RESENTMENT AND CULTURAL DIVISION, WHAT'S
    AND CULTURAL DIVISION, WHAT'S THAT GOING TO DO?
    THAT GOING TO DO? THAT IS GOING TO WORK ON THE
    THAT IS GOING TO WORK ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE LEDGER TO
    OTHER SIDE OF THE LEDGER TO REAWAKEN --
    REAWAKEN -- >> OH MY GOSH.
    >> OH MY GOSH. >> THE OBAMA COALITION BECAUSE
    >> THE OBAMA COALITION BECAUSE THAT IS WHAT HILLARY CLINTON
    THAT IS WHAT HILLARY CLINTON FAILED TO DO.
    FAILED TO DO. SHE FAILED TO PUT THE OBAMA
    SHE FAILED TO PUT THE OBAMA COALITION OF YOUNG PEOPLE AND
    COALITION OF YOUNG PEOPLE AND MINORITIES BACK TOGETHER.
    MINORITIES BACK TOGETHER. IF YOU LOOKED AT THE EXIT POLLS
    IF YOU LOOKED AT THE EXIT POLLS IN CRITICAL SWING STATES LIKE
    IN CRITICAL SWING STATES LIKE MICHIGAN, THOSE POPULATIONS
    MICHIGAN, THOSE POPULATIONS DIDN'T TURN OUT.
    DIDN'T TURN OUT. SO IF HE'S GOING TO DROP HIS
    SO IF HE'S GOING TO DROP HIS ECONOMIC MESSAGE AND SIMPLY
    ECONOMIC MESSAGE AND SIMPLY STOKE CULTURAL DIVISIONS AND
    STOKE CULTURAL DIVISIONS AND RACIAL DIVISIONS, HE'S GOING TO
    RACIAL DIVISIONS, HE'S GOING TO IGNITE THAT COALITION THAT WAS
    IGNITE THAT COALITION THAT WAS CREDIT KAL TO PAST SUCCESS FOR
    CREDIT KAL TO PAST SUCCESS FOR THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY.
    THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY. >> RIGHT.
    >> RIGHT. ELISE, WE SAW THAT IN ALABAMA IN
    ELISE, WE SAW THAT IN ALABAMA IN WHAT'S TRADITIONALLY BEEN CALLED
    WHAT'S TRADITIONALLY BEEN CALLED THE BLACK BELT OF CENTRAL
    THE BLACK BELT OF CENTRAL ALABAMA, BLACK VOTERS CAME OUT
    ALABAMA, BLACK VOTERS CAME OUT IN RECORD NUMBERS.
    IN RECORD NUMBERS. I MEAN, IN AN OFF YEAR -- IT'S
    I MEAN, IN AN OFF YEAR -- IT'S ONE OF THE MOST EXTRAORDINARY
    ONE OF THE MOST EXTRAORDINARY THINGS I'VE EVER SEEN IN
    THINGS I'VE EVER SEEN IN AMERICAN POLITICS.
    AMERICAN POLITICS. IN AN OFF YEAR SPECIAL ELECTION
    IN AN OFF YEAR SPECIAL ELECTION WHEN VOTING IS SUPPOSED TO BE
    WHEN VOTING IS SUPPOSED TO BE EXTRAORDINARILY LOW FOR MINORITY
    EXTRAORDINARILY LOW FOR MINORITY VOTERS, IN ALABAMA, BLACK VOTERS
    VOTERS, IN ALABAMA, BLACK VOTERS CAME OUT, THEY MADE THE
    CAME OUT, THEY MADE THE DIFFERENCE, ELECTED THE FIRST
    DIFFERENCE, ELECTED THE FIRST DEMOCRAT TO THE UNITED STATES
    DEMOCRAT TO THE UNITED STATES SENATE IN A QUARTER VICINITY.
    SENATE IN A QUARTER VICINITY. ELISE, WHEN DONALD TRUMP TALKS
    ELISE, WHEN DONALD TRUMP TALKS LIKE THIS, ALL HE'S DOING IS
    LIKE THIS, ALL HE'S DOING IS REVVING UP HIS BASE.
    REVVING UP HIS BASE. IT'S JUST LIKE I SAID YESTERDAY,
    IT'S JUST LIKE I SAID YESTERDAY, WHEN HE WOULDN'T LOWER THE FLAG
    WHEN HE WOULDN'T LOWER THE FLAG FOR JOHN McCAIN, ALL HE WAS
    FOR JOHN McCAIN, ALL HE WAS DOING WAS BURNISHING JOHN
    DOING WAS BURNISHING JOHN McCAIN'S LEGACY.
    McCAIN'S LEGACY. >> WELL, WHEN I LOOK AT THAT
    >> WELL, WHEN I LOOK AT THAT MEETING AND THINK ABOUT IT, IT
    MEETING AND THINK ABOUT IT, IT IS JUST STILL ABSOLUTELY
    IS JUST STILL ABSOLUTELY SHOCKING TO ME THAT HE DID THIS
    SHOCKING TO ME THAT HE DID THIS IN FRONT OF AN AUDIENCE OF
    IN FRONT OF AN AUDIENCE OF EVANGELICAL LEADERS.
    EVANGELICAL LEADERS. I THINK IT'S SIGNIFICANT BECAUSE
    I THINK IT'S SIGNIFICANT BECAUSE EVANGELICALS HAVE BEEN
    EVANGELICALS HAVE BEEN INCREDIBLY DISAPPOINTING TO ME
    INCREDIBLY DISAPPOINTING TO ME HOW THEY'VE BEEN WILLING TO
    HOW THEY'VE BEEN WILLING TO OVERLOOK A LOT OF PRESIDENT
    OVERLOOK A LOT OF PRESIDENT TRUMP'S PERSONAL INDISCRETIONS
    TRUMP'S PERSONAL INDISCRETIONS THAT THEY WOULDN'T FEEL THE SAME
    THAT THEY WOULDN'T FEEL THE SAME WAY ABOUT AND CERTAINLY DID NOT
    WAY ABOUT AND CERTAINLY DID NOT FEEL THE SAME WAY ABOUT WHEN IT
    FEEL THE SAME WAY ABOUT WHEN IT CAME TO BILL CLINTON.
    CAME TO BILL CLINTON. SO THAT INCREASED TOLERANCE FOR
    SO THAT INCREASED TOLERANCE FOR WHATEVER DONALD TRUMP DOES,
    WHATEVER DONALD TRUMP DOES, JUSTIFYING IT AS LONG AS YOU GET
    JUSTIFYING IT AS LONG AS YOU GET THE SUPREME COURT JUSTICES, WE
    THE SUPREME COURT JUSTICES, WE SEE THAT BEING AN ON GOING --
    SEE THAT BEING AN ON GOING -- THAT IS WHERE EVANGELICAL
    THAT IS WHERE EVANGELICAL LEADERSHIP OVERALL WITH SOME
    LEADERSHIP OVERALL WITH SOME NOTABLE DISSENTERS, THAT'S WHERE
    NOTABLE DISSENTERS, THAT'S WHERE THEY ARE RIGHT NOW.
    THEY ARE RIGHT NOW. JEREMY, I WOULD JUST ASK YOU,
    JEREMY, I WOULD JUST ASK YOU, WHAT ARE YOU HEARING FROM
    WHAT ARE YOU HEARING FROM EVANGELICAL LEADERS THAT YOU'RE
    EVANGELICAL LEADERS THAT YOU'RE TALKING TO THESE DAYS?
    TALKING TO THESE DAYS? >> WELL, SO FAR NO MAJOR CRACKS
    >> WELL, SO FAR NO MAJOR CRACKS IN THE COALITION.
    IN THE COALITION. AND I THINK THAT YOU WON'T SEE
    AND I THINK THAT YOU WON'T SEE SOMETHING LIKE THAT IF THINGS
    SOMETHING LIKE THAT IF THINGS KEEP GOING THE WAY THEY'RE
    KEEP GOING THE WAY THEY'RE GOING.
    GOING. IT STILL REMAINS UNIMAGINABLE TO
    IT STILL REMAINS UNIMAGINABLE TO ME THAT EVANGELICALS WILL BREAK
    ME THAT EVANGELICALS WILL BREAK WITH HIM OR THAT TRUMP WOULD DO
    WITH HIM OR THAT TRUMP WOULD DO ANYTHING POLICY WISE TO ALLOW
    ANYTHING POLICY WISE TO ALLOW THAT TO HAPPEN BECAUSE HE KNOWS
    THAT TO HAPPEN BECAUSE HE KNOWS THERE GOES HIS PRESIDENCY.
    THERE GOES HIS PRESIDENCY. SO, I DO THINK THAT EVANGELICAL
    SO, I DO THINK THAT EVANGELICAL LEADERS FOR THE MOST PART THINK
    LEADERS FOR THE MOST PART THINK THAT TRUMP IS -- THIS IS WHAT
    THAT TRUMP IS -- THIS IS WHAT HE'S DONE.
    HE'S DONE. HE'S CHANGED THE WAY THAT
    HE'S CHANGED THE WAY THAT EVANGELICALS, A LOT OF THEM AT
    EVANGELICALS, A LOT OF THEM AT LEAST, LOOK AT THEIR LEADERS IN
    LEAST, LOOK AT THEIR LEADERS IN TERMS OF THE QUALITIES THEY
    TERMS OF THE QUALITIES THEY WANT.
    WANT. FOR THE LONGEST TIME REPUBLICAN
    FOR THE LONGEST TIME REPUBLICAN POLITICIANS WENT TO IOWA AND
    POLITICIANS WENT TO IOWA AND THEY SAID, YOU KNOW, I GO TO
    THEY SAID, YOU KNOW, I GO TO CHURCH EVERY SUNDAY.
    CHURCH EVERY SUNDAY. I'VE BEEN MARRIED TO THE SAME
    I'VE BEEN MARRIED TO THE SAME WOMAN FOR 30 YEARS.
    WOMAN FOR 30 YEARS. I CAN CITE CHAPTER AND VERSE
    I CAN CITE CHAPTER AND VERSE FROM THE BIBLE, ELECT ME, I'M
    FROM THE BIBLE, ELECT ME, I'M ONE OF YOU.
    ONE OF YOU. DONALD TRUMP PRETENDED TO BE
    DONALD TRUMP PRETENDED TO BE NONE OF THAT.
    NONE OF THAT. HE WON BECAUSE HE WAS A FIGHTER,
    HE WON BECAUSE HE WAS A FIGHTER, BECAUSE THEY SAW HIM AS SOMEBODY
    BECAUSE THEY SAW HIM AS SOMEBODY WHO WAS WILLING TO PUNCH AND
    WHO WAS WILLING TO PUNCH AND HURT THE ENEMY AND THEY LIKED
    HURT THE ENEMY AND THEY LIKED THAT.
    THAT. AND I REALLY THINK IT'S BROKEN
    AND I REALLY THINK IT'S BROKEN THE MODEL FOR THEM AND THEY'VE
    THE MODEL FOR THEM AND THEY'VE BEEN VERY SATISFIED SO FAR
    BEEN VERY SATISFIED SO FAR BECAUSE LOOK ALL THE POLICY
    BECAUSE LOOK ALL THE POLICY GOALS AND VICTORIES THEY'VE
    GOALS AND VICTORIES THEY'VE ACHIEVED.
    ACHIEVED. >> YEP, YEP, CERTAINLY IT'S
    >> YEP, YEP, CERTAINLY IT'S REALLY SOMETHING THAT SO MANY OF
    REALLY SOMETHING THAT SO MANY OF THESE PEOPLE WERE SAYING IN THE
    THESE PEOPLE WERE SAYING IN THE AGE OF BILL CLINTON, WE CAN'T
    AGE OF BILL CLINTON, WE CAN'T HAVE LEADERS THAT SET BAD
    HAVE LEADERS THAT SET BAD EXAMPLES FOR OUR CHILDREN.
    EXAMPLES FOR OUR CHILDREN. APPARENTLY THAT'S NOT A CONCERN
    APPARENTLY THAT'S NOT A CONCERN ANYMORE.
    ANYMORE. SO LONG IS THE FEDERAL JUDICIARY
    SO LONG IS THE FEDERAL JUDICIARY GOES YOUR WAY ON A COUPLE OF
    GOES YOUR WAY ON A COUPLE OF CASES.
    CASES. HUH?
    HUH? PRETTY CRAZY WHAT SOME PEOPLE
    PRETTY CRAZY WHAT SOME PEOPLE ARE WILLING TO TRADE IN FOR A
    ARE WILLING TO TRADE IN FOR A FEW JUDGES.
    FEW JUDGES. >>> STILL AHEAD ON -- I MEAN,
    >>> STILL AHEAD ON -- I MEAN, AGAIN, I'M NOT BEING SELF
    AGAIN, I'M NOT BEING SELF RIGHTEOUS, I'M JUST JUDGING THEM
    RIGHTEOUS, I'M JUST JUDGING THEM BY THEIR OWN WORDS, JUDGING
    BY THEIR OWN WORDS, JUDGING JERRY FALLWELL, JR., BY HIS OWN
    JERRY FALLWELL, JR., BY HIS OWN PAST WORDS.
    PAST WORDS. JUDGING FRANKLIN GRAHAM BY HIS
    JUDGING FRANKLIN GRAHAM BY HIS PAST WORDS, JUDGING SO MANY OF
    PAST WORDS, JUDGING SO MANY OF THESE EVANGELICAL LEADERS BY
    THESE EVANGELICAL LEADERS BY THEIR OWN PAST WORDS.
    THEIR OWN PAST WORDS. I DON'T BELIEVE YOU SHOULD BE
    I DON'T BELIEVE YOU SHOULD BE SELF RIGHTEOUS.
    SELF RIGHTEOUS. THEY CERTAINLY WERE, THOUGH,
    THEY CERTAINLY WERE, THOUGH, WHEN BILL CLINTON WAS PRESIDENT
    WHEN BILL CLINTON WAS PRESIDENT BECAUSE OF HIS MORAL
    BECAUSE OF HIS MORAL INDISCRETIONS, BUT NOW SUDDENLY
    INDISCRETIONS, BUT NOW SUDDENLY IT'S JUST NOT A CONCERN AT ALL.
    IT'S JUST NOT A CONCERN AT ALL. YOU KNOW WHAT, I'VE ALWAYS TOLD
    YOU KNOW WHAT, I'VE ALWAYS TOLD MY KIDS, I'VE ALWAYS TOLD
    MY KIDS, I'VE ALWAYS TOLD POLITICIANS, THERE'S NO SUCH
    POLITICIANS, THERE'S NO SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH.
    THING AS A FREE LUNCH. YOU ALWAYS HAVE TO PAY FOR IT IN
    YOU ALWAYS HAVE TO PAY FOR IT IN THE END.
    THE END. THESE EVANGELICAL LEADERS I
    THESE EVANGELICAL LEADERS I THINK THEY'RE NO EXCEPTION TO
    THINK THEY'RE NO EXCEPTION TO THAT RULE.
    THAT RULE. I THINK A LOT OF PEOPLE IN THEIR
    I THINK A LOT OF PEOPLE IN THEIR CHURCHES FOUR, FIVE, SIX YEARS
    CHURCHES FOUR, FIVE, SIX YEARS FROM NOW ARE GOING TO LOOK AT
    FROM NOW ARE GOING TO LOOK AT SOME OF THE THINGS IN THE MIDDLE
    SOME OF THE THINGS IN THE MIDDLE OF TRUMP AND ASK THEM SERIOUS
    OF TRUMP AND ASK THEM SERIOUS QUESTIONS ABOUT WHERE THEY WERE
    QUESTIONS ABOUT WHERE THEY WERE AND WHY THEY SOLD OUT FOR
    AND WHY THEY SOLD OUT FOR POLITICAL POWER.
    POLITICAL POWER. THE WORDS PHARISEES, SAJSYS COME
    THE WORDS PHARISEES, SAJSYS COME TO MIND.
    TO MIND. ENOUGH BAB THIS TALK THIS
    ENOUGH BAB THIS TALK THIS MORNING.
    MORNING. >>> STILL AHEAD ON "MORNING
    >>> STILL AHEAD ON "MORNING JOE," PRESIDENT TRUMP SAID HE'S
    JOE," PRESIDENT TRUMP SAID HE'S SMILING AT SENATORS WHO ARE
    SMILING AT SENATORS WHO ARE PUSHING BACK AT THE WHITE HOUSE
    PUSHING BACK AT THE WHITE HOUSE TRADE POLICIES.
    TRADE POLICIES. WE'LL ASK SENATOR CHRIS MURPHY
    WE'LL ASK SENATOR CHRIS MURPHY IF THE JOKE IS ON THE AMERICAN
    IF THE JOKE IS ON THE AMERICAN PEOPLE.
    PEOPLE. >>> PLUS, THE PRESIDENT REVIVES
    >>> PLUS, THE PRESIDENT REVIVES THE IDEA OF FIRING JEFF SESSION.
    THE IDEA OF FIRING JEFF SESSION. "THE WASHINGTON POST" CAROL
    "THE WASHINGTON POST" CAROL LEONNIG JOINS US WITH HER LATEST
    LEONNIG JOINS US WITH HER LATEST REPORTING ON THAT AND WHETHER
    REPORTING ON THAT AND WHETHER SESSIONS IS REALLY IN DANGER OF
    SESSIONS IS REALLY IN DANGER OF LOSING HIS JOB.
    LOSING HIS JOB. YOU'RE WATCHING "MORNING JOE."
    YOU'RE WATCHING "MORNING JOE." WE SHALL RETURN.
    WE SHALL RETURN.
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