First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.
As the Washington Post first reported Tuesday, Donald Trump spent more than a quarter of a million dollars from his charitable Trump Foundation to settle lawsuits. "Those cases … were among four newly documented expenditures in which Trump may have violated laws against 'self-dealing' — which prohib...
05:03 Clinton campaign team says Trump gave platform to white supremacists, blames FBI's Comey and Wikileaks for her defeat11
02:30 Trump and Clinton Aides Clash During Election Forum8
00:32 Shouting match erupts between Clinton and Trump aides14
11:58 Trump Heads to Indiana to Bask, as Clinton’s Lead in Popular Vote Breaks 2.5 million12