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The Lead with Jake Tapper

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The Lead with Jake Tapper will draw not only on Tapper’s deep knowledge of politics and national issues, but also seek to examine and advance stories across a wide range of topics that demonstrate his own curiosities and interests. Compelling headlines will come from around the country and the globe, from politics to money, sports to popular culture, based on news drivers of the day.

The Lead with Jake Tapper will draw not only on Tapper’s deep knowledge of politics and national issues, but also seek to examine and advance stories across a wide range of topics that demonstrate his own curiosities and interests. Compelling headlines will come from around the country and the globe, from politics to money, sports to popular culture, based on news drivers of the day.
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The Lead with Jake Tapper will draw not only on Tapper’s deep knowledge of politics and national issues, but also seek to examine and advance stories across a wide range of topics that demonstrate his own curiosities and interests. Compelling headlines will come from around the country and the globe, from politics to money, sports to popular culture, based on news drivers of the day.

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Episodes

Trump Says "Vote Roy Moore!", Campaigning Tonight; RNC Chairwoman: Allegations Disturbing, If Proven True; Rep Franks Resigns After Talking Surrogacy With Staffers; Mueller Investigation Reveals Trove Of Docs; DOW, S&P 500 Close At Record Highs

12/8/2017
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Trump To Campaign For Roy Moore Near Alabama Border; Ethics Panel Probing Frenthold Harassment Claims; Trump Tweets" Vote Roy Moore!", Heads To Rally Tonight; RNC Chair Says Up To The Voters, Despite Funding Moore; Rep Franks Resignation Moved Up To Today; In Last 3 Days, 3 Members Of Congress Resigned; Moore: The Last Time America Was Great Was During Slavery; Special Counsel Seized 400K Documents; Republicans Escalate Fight To Discredit FBI; Papadopoulos's Fiancee: He Wasn't A "Low-Level...

Duration: 00:35:27


Previously Undisclosed Emails Show Follow-Up After Trump Tower Meeting; Wray Defends Bureau After Trump's Attacks; Speaker Ryan: "There Is A System Of Due Process"; Rep Lewis Skipping Civil Rights Event Because Of Trump

12/7/2017
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Wray Defends Bureau After Trump's Attacks; Wray: FBI "Working Their Tails Off" To Protect Americans; GOP Lawmakers Press Wray On Mueller, Clinton Probes; Sen Al Franken To Resign " In The Coming Weeks"; Franken Attacks Trump & Moore in Resignation Speech; Ryan: GOP To Tackle Medicare, Medicaid, Welfare In 2018; Sen Sanders Tweet: Trump Should "Think About Resigning"; Trump Meet With Leaders Of Congress As Shutdown Nears; WH: President Takes Issue With Political Leaders In FBI; Congress Under...

Duration: 00:40:30


30 Senators who caucus with Democrats call for Franken to resign; "The silence breakers" named Time's Person of the Year; Whistleblower: Flynn vowed end to Russia sanctions

12/6/2017
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Franken announcement tomorrow amid calls for resign; Dems vs GOP: A race toward moral high ground? Franken absent from voting, judiciary committee hearing today; Pelosi: #Believewomen but hesitated on Conyers accusers; "The silence breakers" named Time's Person of the Year; Bannon: Romney hid behind religion to avoid Vietnam; Whistleblower: Flynn vowed end to Russia sanctions; Trump Jr. communicated with Hope Hicks, not his father about Trump Tower response; Obstruction of justice...

Duration: 00:42:31


KT McFarland contradicts herself on Russia contacts; Source: Bannon delivers "fire-breathing" speech tonight; RNC backs Moore again after Trump endorsement

12/5/2017
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Flynn fallout: Who else knew?; Involvement of Flynn's deputy revealed; What did Pence know and when?; KT McFarland contradicts herself on Russia contacts; White House: "Not aware" if Trump plans to pardon Flynn; Could Mike Pence be questioned in Russia probe?; Sessions in 1999: Possible for President to obstruct justice; Feinstein: Grassley doesn't want to dig "deeply" in probe; McConnell: Roy Moore faces ethics inquiry if he wins; Absentee voting signals high interest in Alabama election;...

Duration: 00:42:43


Source: Trump knew in January that Flynn misled FBI; FBI agent dismissed in Mueller probe changed Comey's description of Clinton's actions; Trump attacks FBI, says it's in "tatters", "worst in history"

12/4/2017
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Source: Trump knew in January that Flynn misled FBI; Trump lawyer: President can't obstruct justice; Can Trump be above the law?; Trump 2016: "No one will above the law"; President Trump: "I feel very badly for General Flynn"; FBI agent dismissed in Mueller probe changed Comey's description of Clinton's actions; Trump attacks FBI, says it's in "tatters", "worst in history"; Trump: "There has been absolutely no collusion"; Trump endorses accused child molester Roy Moore; McConnell now says:...

Duration: 00:40:52


Flynn Pleads Guilty To Lying To FBI; Cooperating In Probe

12/1/2017
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CNN Sources: Kushner Is The "Very Senior" Trump Transition Member Who Told Flynn To Contact Russian Ambassador; What Was Flynn Trying To Hide?; NY Times: Trump Urged Officials To End Russia Probe; Long List Of People President Pressured To end Russia Probe; NYT: Trump Pressed Top GOP Senators To End Russia Probe; WH: Nothing About Plea Implicated Anyone Other Than Flynn; DOJ: Flynn Told Transition Official About Calls To Ambassador

Duration: 00:44:26


State Dept Warner White House Of Possible Increased Threats After Trump's Anti-Muslim Retweets; CNN: White House Weighs Replacing Tillerson With Pompeo;Conyers Faces Growing Calls To Resign; RPT: Roy Moore Co-Authored Course That Said Women Shouldn't Run

11/30/2017
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British Lawmaker: May Should Ask Trump To Delete His Account; Theresa May: Trump's Retweets Were Wrong; Slain MP's Widower: Group Trump Retweeted Equivalent To KKK; Trump Responds To May: "We Are Doing Just Fine!"; State Dept Warns Of Violence At Embassies After Trump Retweets; Sen Graham in 2016: Trump A "Kook", "Unfit For Office"; Sources: Trump Allies Fear Lack Of Political Strategy; Sources: President Views Himself As His Best Adviser; Source: WH Wanted Tillerson Report Public To Express...

Duration: 00:40:08


Trump Pushes Tax Plan Before Senate Vote; Variety: More Women Accuse Lauer Of Sexual Harassment; NBC Anchor Ousted After Sexual Misconduct Allegations; U.N Security Council To Hold Emergency Meeting on N Korea; Republicans Expected To Clear Key Procedural

11/29/2017
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Trump: Tax Overhaul Will "Cost Me A Fortune... Believe Me"; Trump: "I Promise You I Will Sign: Tax Overhaul Bill; Trump: "There Will Be No Veto" Of Tax Bill; Trump: Our Tax Plan Is "100% Worker"; Trump: "We're Back To The Strong Days Of Our Banks"; Retweet Repercussions For President Trump; Trump Shares Far-Right, Anti-Muslim Videos On Twitter; Trump Uses Lauer Firing To Promote Scarborough Conspiracy Theory; WH Defends Trump's Anti-Muslim Tweets; WH Defends Tweets, Says It Doesn't Matter If...

Duration: 00:44:35


Trump speaks after North Korea launch, tax plan milestone; North Korea fires ballistic missile; GOP tax bill passes committee, heads to full Senate

11/28/2017
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Trump speaks after North Korea launch, tax plan milestone; Trump on tax bill: I think we will get it passed; Trump on North Korea: We will take care of it; Trump on Pelosi/ Schumer: All talk no action; Trump on Pelosi/ Schumer: Not surprised they didn't show; GOP tax bill passes committee, heads to full Senate; North Korea fires ballistic missile; Pentagon: North Korean ICBM traveled approximately 620 miles; Japan seeking emergency UN security council meeting on North Korea; Ex- CIA chief:...

Duration: 00:44:52


White House: Trump didn't use a racial slur; Trump attacks press, calls for "fake news" contest; Trump meets with key Republicans on tax bill

11/27/2017
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White House: Trump didn't use a racial slur; Trump refers to Warren as "Pocahontas"; White House: Why aren't press covering Warren?; Mulvaney talks to reporters amid agency courtroom showdown; Dueling emails to staff highlight bizarre power struggle; Showdown over top post at key watchdog agency; Trump attacks press, calls for "fake news" contest; Trump thanks fringe conspiracy site for coverage; Washington Post: Democrats in Congress say Flynn may have violated law; Trump meets with key...

Duration: 00:48:13


Source: Flynn's Lawyers Stop Working With Trump's Team; Trump's Holiday: Calls With Foreign Leaders, Golf With Tiger;Officials: Snubbing Ivanka Trump's India Trip;Today Is 80th Day Trump Has Spent At Own Golf Courses; Franken Issues New Apology Amid Gropi

11/24/2017
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Trump's Holiday: Calls With Foreign Leaders, Golf With Tiger; Trump On Egypt Attack: "Horrible And Cowardly"; Source: Flynn's Lawyers Stop Working With Trump's Team; Trump Responds "Need The Wall, Need The Ban"; Officials: Tillerson Snubbing Ivanka Trump's India Trip; Trump: Tiger Woods & I Will "Play Golf Quickly;" Today Is 80th Day Trump Has Spent At Own Golf Courses; Franken Issues New Apology Amid Groping Allegations; Moore Releases New Ad Featuring Women Supporters; IRS Beefs Up...

Duration: 00:31:33


BEST OF: Senator Ted Cruz twitter controversy; Trump campaign's connection to Russia; Hollywood sexual harassment scandal

11/23/2017
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Trump campaign's clearest connection to Russia meddling (originally aired 10-30-17); Analysis: Conspiracy theorist in chief has the keys to the national archives (originally aired 10-26-17); Hollywood Sexual harassment scandal and the changing culture (originally aired 10-26-17); and Senator Ted Cruz interviewed about controversial twitter like (originally aired 9-13-17).

Duration: 00:35:57


Trump goes on twitter tear from "winter White House"; Trump attacks NFL, LaVar Ball in tweet storm; Video shows bullet-dodging, desperate dash to border

11/22/2017
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Trump goes on twitter tear from "winter White House"; Trump at Mar-a-lago hits enemies on twitter, then golf balls; Trump: Freed basketball player's dad an "ungrateful fool"; Trump backs accused sex assaulter over Democrat; "Relentless" search ongoing for 3 missing at sea; Trump attacks NFL, LaVar Ball in tweet storm; Trump defends Roy Moore: "Look, he denies it"; 3 Missing after U.S. Navy plane crashes into Pacific; Video shows bullet-dodging, desperate dash to border; New video of North...

Duration: 00:40:58


Trump gives tacit approval to Roy Moore in senate race; Report: Conyers settled complaint involving sexual misconduct; Trump speaks with Putin on Syria's future

11/21/2017
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Trump gives tacit approval to Roy Moore in senate race; Trump on Moore: He "totally denies" the allegations; Trump on Moore: "We don't need a liberal" in seat; President Trump may campaign for Moore; Trump all but endorses embattled candidate Roy Moore; Report: Conyers settled complaint involving sexual misconduct; Report: Conyers paid out settlement from his own office budget; Rep Conyers: I continue to deny the allegations; Trump speaks with Putin on Syria's future; Trump admin to slap new...

Duration: 00:45:23


Trump designates North Korea as state sponsor of terror; Source: DOJ will sue to stop AT&T, Time Warner deal; Trump vents anger in stream of twitter attacks

11/20/2017
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Trump designates North Korea as state sponsor of terror; Tillerson U.S. not running out of diplomatic options; Tillerson: Continuing to run up pressure on North Korea; Top General: I'd resist "illegal" nuke strike order; Source: DOJ will sue to stop AT&T, Time Warner deal; Trump vents anger in stream of twitter attacks; Trump escalates feud with Republican Senator Jeff Flake; Conway on Roy Moore: We need GOP votes on Tax reform; Trump" We're giving Americans "great big tax cut"; Moore...

Duration: 00:41:13


Trump Wants You To Believe Franken Accuser, But Not His Accusers; Rep: Dingell: I Don't Think Its The " Watershed" Moment; Roy Moore's Wife: He Will Not Step Down; Mueller Hopes To Talk To Publicist At Center Of Trump Jr. Meeting; Franklin Graham: Many In

11/17/2017
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WH: Franken Admitted Wrongdoing, The President Hasn't; Trump On His Sexual Misconduct Accusers: "Every Woman Lied"; Tweet Puts Past Accusations Against Trump In Spotlight; Trump Blasts Franken, But Stays Silent on Moore; WH: Roy Moore Allegations "Extremely Troubling"; Gillibrand: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Over Lewinsky; McCo nnell Sending Memo To Trump On Moore Options; Alabama Gov Today: I Plan To Vote For Roy Moore; Moore Tried to Rally Base Amid Sex Abuse Allegations; Senators:...

Duration: 00:40:38


White House briefing amid Al Franken, Roy Moore scandals; News Anchor: Franken groped, kissed me without consent; Tweeden: I think women will feel more empowered to speak up

11/16/2017
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White House briefing amid Al Franken, Roy Moore scandals; White House: "If allegations are true", Trump believes Moore should step aside; White House: Trump wants Alabama to decide fate of Roy Moore; Alabama Republican party standing by Roy Moore, Franken apologizes, calls for ethics investigation of himself; News Anchor: Franken groped, kissed me without consent; Tweeden: Franken said "We really need to rehearse the kiss"; Tweeden: Franken "mashed his mouth to my lips"; Tweeden: I've been...

Duration: 00:57:16


Trump touts 'Great American comeback', Treasury chief and wife strike a pose with a sheet of money, Apparent military coup in Zimbabwe

11/15/2017
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Trump touts 'Great American comeback', Treasury chief and wife strike a pose with a sheet of money, Apparent military coup in Zimbabwe

Duration: 00:48:30


Four killed in shooting spree, Sessions: I forgot about Papadopoulos meeting until now, Russia uses fake photos to accuse US of supporting ISIS

11/14/2017
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Four killed in shooting spree, Sessions: I forgot about Papadopoulos meeting until now, Russia uses fake photos to accuse US of supporting ISIS

Duration: 00:40:12


Accuser: Moore attacked me when I was a child, Report: SEALs killed Green Beret after he learned secret, Bush 41 facing allegations he groped 16-year-old in 2003

11/13/2017
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Accuser: Moore attacked me when I was a child, Report: SEALs killed Green Beret after he learned secret, Bush 41 facing allegations he groped 16-year-old in 2003

Duration: 00:44:18

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