Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman, lead U.S. nuclear negotiator with Iran, joins MSNBC’s Morning Joe and talks with Mike Barnicle about details of the U.S.-Iran nuclear agreement and concerns over the separate Iran-IAEA deal. “If this deal goes sour in the U.S. Senate, does not come to fulfillment, and the sanctions collapse, what would the time frame be for Iran get a nuclear weapon?,” asks Mike. Listen to Ambassador Sherman’s response on the consequences of a failed agreement with Iran here and hear her reaction to Senators who aggressively oppose the deal, such as Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX).
Following the tragic death of Sam Dubose at the hands of University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing, who has now been indicted on murder charges, Morning Joe’s Mike Barnicle highlights the importance of body cameras in this case. “The cop’s own body camera refutes the tale that the cop originally told. He was not being dragged by the car. Within five seconds, he shot and killed that man,” says Mike. Watch the full report and conversation on recent police violence here. On MSNBC.
As divisive hearings on Iran continue in Congress, R. Nicholas Burns, former U.S. Ambassador and current director of Harvard University’s The Future of Diplomacy Project, talks with Morning Joe’s Mike Barnicle about the complications Iran’s separate deal with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) poses for approving the U.S.’s nuclear agreement. “What elements within the Iran-IAEA agreement, that we don’t know about, would upset you if we found out about it?,” asks Mike. Listen to Ambassador Burns’ response here and statement of support for approving the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal.
On MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Republican presidential candidate and former Governor of New York George Pataki talks with Mike Barnicle about his disillusionment with the “politics of division” and opposition to fellow candidate Donald Trump’s discriminating remarks. Hear what Governor Pataki has to say about Trump’s qualifications for the presidential run.
Continuing the conversation about Donald Trump’s continued popularity as a Republican presidential candidate, the MSNBC Morning Joe panel discusses the results of a New Hampshire focus group of likely voters and their favorable views toward Trump. “Donald Trump is approachable in a way none of the other candidates are,” says Mike Barnicle. Watch the conversation here and listen to why Mike thinks average Republican voters feel Donald Trump is one of them.