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...
05:10 Hard-Luck Hillary Clinton’s Second Case of the Inaugural Blues6
12:28 Donald Trump Lashes Out at Hillary Clinton, Calling Her ‘Guilty as Hell’20
13:48 Treasury nominee initially omitted more than $100 million from disclosures, Democratic memo says18
23:37 Here’s Why Netflix’s Share Price Just Hit a New All-Time High3