"This is a negotiation tactic. The worse they can show the conditions at the border, they can move to ask for funding," Julia Ainsley said.
Intel officials know it's dangerous to talk to Trump, who has long said he trusts the word of Vladimir Putin than his on military intel officers.
"I thought it was made clear. In fact, at the beginning I think I said I would do both," said Trump, calling into group therapy on his birthday.
"Here we end up with Mitch McConnell sending Marsha Blackburn on the floor for what we should call the Vladimir Putin relief bloc," the Morning Joe host said.
And now we have the sound bite to prove it. Will anyone be smart enough to use it in an election ad?
Trump also referred to "mallistic missiles."
Trump gave another pass to a murderous dictator. And the band played on.
Xochitl Torres-Small and Ben McAdams have both now claimed victory, Mika Brzezinski said on MSNBC's Morning Joe.
When the news hit last night that Ivanka Trump was using her private email in the White House, requests for comment were referred to Abbe Lowell, Ivanka Trump’s attorney and ethics counsel.
On Morning Joe, they discuss why Trump keeps lying, no matter how bad it makes him look.
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