MSNBC panel names James Comey’s firing Trump’s biggest mistake of 2017: ‘It set in motion two Russiagate investigations’

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@rawstory—Of all of the mistakes by President Donald Trump, from hiring Steve Bannon, Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn and Anthony Scaramucci to gaffes like "both sides," one of these stands out: The firing of James Comey and the subsequent interview that followed with NBC's Lester Holt revealing why he was fired. According to MSNBC's Joy Reid and Jonathan Capehart, Trump's world began to unravel with the single decision to get rid of Comey, because there was…

‘I don’t call names’: Watch John Kasich squirm when MSNBC’s Hallie Jackson asks if Trump’s racist. Ohio Gov. John Kasich tried to sidestep a question about President Donald Trump's racist insult about "sh*thole" countries, but MSNBC's Hallie Jackson made him squirm. The Ohio Republican has urged Congress to allow residents protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to remain in the U.S., and he complained the president was needlessly "dividing people" with his anti-immigrant rhetoric. But when pressed, Kasich refused to say Trump was racist. "I have two quick questions…