Dec 21, 2018
Nicolle Wallace discusses the president being a hostage to his base as he tells GOP leaders he won't sign the government spending bill without money for the border wall. Plus, acting AG Matt Whitaker rejects advice from ethics officials and doesn't recuse himself from the Mueller probe. And, Trump's ignorance defense in campaign finance violations takes a hit.
Joined by: Politics editor for the Daily Beast Sam Stein, former Democratic congresswoman Donna Edwards, White House reporter for the LA Times Eli Stokols, Defending Democracy Together director Bill Kristol, former FBI assistant director for counterintelligence Frank Figliuzzi, and former chief spokesman for the Justice Department Matt Miller.