Summary

Interview with Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY). Interview with Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI). Interview with Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY). The House is going to vote on Build Back Better bill tonight. New York Democratic congressman on Democrats holding 1,000 events around the country to promote the infrastructure bill. Republican Congressman Paul Gosar`s brother said his punishment was appropriate after the congressman retweeted a violent video against Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. FDA expected to authorize coronavirus boosters for all adults nationwide as soon as tomorrow. GOP Senator John Kennedy questioned Biden`s comptroller of the currency nominee implied as a communist.

Transcript

LAWRENCE O`DONNELL, MSNBC HOST: Good evening, Rachel.

And I have a theory of what Kevin McCarthy is doing. I think he saw that you for the first time tonight exhibited some optimism about this bill actually passing, and Kevin McCarthy thought, I`ll show Rachel Maddow, I`ll show her. I`ll add a couple of hours to this process.

RACHEL MADDOW, MSNBC HOST, “TRMS”: What it is is that he knows that I got up extra early this morning to go fishing and so I`m going to have a hard time staying up extra late to do coverage if it goes until like 4:00 in the morning. He`s like I`ll out last her, she didn`t even catch anything. I know.

O`DONNELL: He`s actually running for speaker. He knows that if the Republicans win back control of the House, he is not a shoe in for being speaker. And…

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