Veteran journalist Mike Barnicle has interviewed and profiled countless political and business leaders, union, government and military officials, athletes, celebrities and authors during his four-decade career as an award-winning print and broadcast journalist, and social and political commentator. Barnicle’s signature balance of tough-minded inquiry coupled with empathy with the everyman allows him to uniquely cut to the heart of pressing national and international issues that matter to the American public and impact their daily lives. As a senior contributor on MSNBC’s Morning Joe and a columnist for The Daily Beast, Barnicle brings his incisive analytical style to stories and discussion ranging from the politics of the day, to the economy and jobs, international threats and aggressors, foreign policy, civil rights, gun control, education, poverty, health, veterans’ affairs and much more.

What is wrong with these people?

Flynn’s Continuing Troubles

Next for Syria?

The Plan for Syria

“The Nunes piece is going to get even more baffling than it is now.”

The competence of the White House staff

A State of Shock

"You can’t just walk onto the grounds of the White House."

Devin Nunes' defense of President Donald J. Trump's unsupported wiretap allegations

Jimmy Breslin’s style of reporting

Dina Powell in the National Security Council

The Trump campaign's possible ties to Russia

The Speaker of the House is slowly becoming unclothed in public

It’s Day 48

"If I were a member of Congress, I would be furious at the Republican leadership."

The POTUS: “He shouldn’t lie every day."

“American leadership in the world really is wounded now."

In POTUS We Trust?

The FBI to POTUS: “Stop Lying”

Mike Barnicle on PBS’s Charlie Rose with guest host Jon Meacham

POTUS Approval Ratings

Staffing the NSC under Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster

"They didn’t think anybody would find out."

President Donald Trump's mounting controversies

President Donald Trump's Chief Strategist Steve Bannon

Incompetence v. Ideology

Day 4

Trump's journey to the presidency

Mike Barnicle on President Barack Obama’s final news conference

The Briefing

Mike Barnicle on the Trump Cabinet confirmation hearings

President Barack Obama’s Farewell Address

Ethics Office Stays Open

National Security and the Trump Administration

First 100 Days or First Official Day?

Trump cabinet confirmations

"We survived. We prospered. We're America."

Will Joe Biden run for the presidency in 2020?

President-Elect Donald Trump considers candidates for Secretary of State

Mike Barnicle on Kellyanne Conway’s comments

General John Kelly is a terrific candidate for Secretary of State

Mike Barnicle talks about Mitt Romney as Secretary of State

Mike Barnicle on Giuliani's public campaign for the job of Secretary of State

Mike Barnicle Speaks with US Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Oh)

"There's real anger about inequity--class was the issue, income was the issue."

Mike Barnicle on Trump’s possible cabinet choices

Mike Barnicle on the peaceful transition of power following the election

Remain optimistic about the country’s future

Mike Barnicle on Trump’s unexpected victory

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