President Obama wants to cut taxes. Business opposes him.Think this is odd? Why would people oppose a cut in the taxes they have to pay for each worker they have on the payroll? Why wouldn't an American business person want a tax break so he could hire more workers and save money doing it? Wouldn't it make good business sense to... read more
President Obama is selling his jobs plan…does his sales pitch include daring Republicans to explain to their constituents why they won’t pass the plan? And can he muster grassroots support he needs to win in 2012? msnbc Political Analyst Howard Fineman and New York Magazine National Affairs Editor John Heilemann are here to discuss. Next up:... read more
Democrats are trying to harness the anti-Wall Street fervor. Can they successfully use the sentiment of the Occupy Wall Street protesters to their political gain? Or are they playing with fire -- something that just might not sit well with middle America? The nexus of politics and protest tonight on Hardball. Then - Sarah Palin's not... read more
Tyler Combelic, member of the press relations working group of the Occupy Wall Street movement and Mother Jones’ David Corn explain how the “Occupy Wall Street” movement will affect both unions and President Barack Obama. watch
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