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MSNBC Contributor: ‘Suicide May Be The Only Option’ for Republicans Facing Polarization With Trump

MSNBC contributor Sam Seder on Monday night said that “suicide may be the only option” for Republicans due to the polarization caused by President Donald Trump.

Seder, the host of the left-wing :Majority Report” radio show, and Washington Post columnist Jennifer Rubin appeared on MSNBC’s “All In,” where they discussed Republicans in Congress abandoning Trump in the future if things became more toxic.

Feinstein Takes Initial Steps Toward Re-Election in 2024

Only weeks after securing a full fifth term, Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Calif.) appears to be positioning herself to seek re-election in 2024, when she will be 91 years old.

On Monday, the senator changed the name of her political action committee to “Feinstein for Senate 2024,” according to documents filed with the Federal Elections Commission.

Trump Endorses Raffensberger in Georgia Secretary of State Race

President Donald Trump tweeted an endorsement in the Georgia secretary of state race on Monday, urging voters to choose Republican Brad Raffensperger.

Raffensperger is facing Democrat John Barrow, a former U.S. representative, in a runoff for the seat vacated by Governor-elect Brian Kemp (R.), whom Trump also supported. Neither candidate reached 50 percent of the vote in the general election, with Raffensperger getting a slim plurality.

Haley Chastises Russia: ‘This Is No Way for a Law-Abiding, Civilized Nation to Act’

Nikki Haley firmly condemned Russia after its military forces captured three Ukrainian naval vessels off the coast of Crimea.

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations made the remarks during an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Monday.

“This is no way for a law-abiding, civilized nation to act. Impeding Ukraine’s lawful transit through the Kerch Strait is a violation under international law. It is an arrogant act that the international community must condemn and will never accept,” Haley said.

CNN Analyst: Eating Hamburgers for Lunch Will Kill You

CNN counterterrorism analyst Phil Mudd said during a Monday morning CNN discussion about climate change that eating hamburgers will kill Americans.

“Tens of millions of Americans will wake up today and eat hamburgers for lunch; that’s going to kill them,” said Mudd, the former director of the CIA Counterterrorism Center.

When asked how climate change related to intelligence and security concerns, Mudd said he believes climate change is a national security issue.