Last week a Fort Worth, Texas jury convicted a legal permanent resident from Mexico who is not a U.S. citizen of illegally casting ballots in five elections going back to 2004. Rosa Maria Ortega was sentenced to eight years in prison and could face deportation. Associated Press reporter Paul Weber joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the case. PBS NewsHour
Judge Jeanine Pirro rips Michelle Obama: ‘Americans rejected you and everything you stand for’…. “To try to convince America that once you and Barack exit the White House, hope is removed from America — that’s an outrage!” “For you, hope is gone,” Pirro said, noting that as of next month when Trump is sworn into office, the Obama family will no longer be able to travel internationally “at-will” with the presidential prestige and entourage.
“Michelle, you may not realize it, but Americans rejected you and everything you stand for,” Pirro explained. “They know what hope is. Hope is when people — 30,000 at a time — stand in line in the cold, with their children, hoping to get the glimpse of a man that they think could change the course of their lives from the downward spiral that you and ‘Mr. Hope and Change’ have put them on.”
Michelle Obama is out of hope after eight years as first lady….
A new celebrity PSA is calling on the Electoral College not to vote for Donald Trump. Put out by Unite America, the commercial titled “A Message for Electors to Unite For America,” features Martin Sheen, Debra Messing, James Cromwell, BD Wong, Noah Wyle, Freda Payne, Bob Odenkirk, J. Smith Cameron, Michael Urie, Moby, Mike Farrell, Loretta Swit, Richard Schiff, Christine Lahti, Steven Pasquale, Dominic Fumusa, Emily Tyra, Talia Balsam. Media analyst Mark Dice has the story. Mark Dice video
Hillary Clinton and her collaborators spent over 1.2 billion dollars on her 2016 presidential campaign in one of the biggest waste of money in election history. Media analyst Mark Dice has the story. Video by Mark Dice.
On this edition for Saturday, Dec. 3, a deadly fire engulfs a warehouse party in Oakland, California in what officials call a “mass casualty event,” and President-elect Donald Trump reaches out to world leaders, disrupting diplomatic protocol. Later, learn how newly restored diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Cuba have slowly boosted trade. Alison Stewart anchors from New York. PBS NewsHour video