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Is it time to raise taxes?

Is it time to raise taxes?

07/11/11 08:00PM

Rep. John Culberson, R-Texas, shares his thoughts on the state of budget talks and whether he would vote for a bill, which included revenue increases. watch

Matthews: We need to concentrate on jobs

07/11/11 08:00PM

Let me finish with a powerful word: jobs!I spent a good deal of my life working in the U.S. Senate, then in the White House, then for a legendary Speaker of the House. One thing we concentrated on was jobs!One of my first jobs was working for a Senator in Utah. I was counting up the public works and economic development projects that were shovel-ready if the government would approve them. read more

Do Republicans want a deal?

Do Republicans want a deal?

07/11/11 08:00PM

USA Today’s Susan Page and the National Journal’s Major Garrett explain why the GOP is holding back from allowing Congressional leaders to reach a government compromise. watch

Marriage pledge spurs controversy

Marriage pledge spurs controversy

07/11/11 08:00PM

Rep. Michele Bachmann and Rick Santorum both signed a pledge by a pro-marriage group in Iowa that actually suggests slavery was good for African-American children. MSNBC political analyst Richard Wolffe and Newsweek’s Sushannah Walshie explain how it... watch

Let Me Start...

Let Me Start...

07/11/11 09:28AM

 What's President Obama's next move now that House Speaker John Boehner scuttled the debt talks by rejecting the president's bold $4 trillion proposal? We'll get some clues at 11am, when the president holds a news conference “on the status of efforts to find a balanced approach to deficit reduction.” He'll later meet with Congressional leaders, but do the Republicans even want a deal? read more

Remembering America's pioneering spirit

07/08/11 08:00PM

Let me finish tonight with today's takeoff, the last takeoff of the U.S. space shuttle.A million people were at Cape Canaveral to watch it, this 135th shuttle mission, the beginning of a long dry spell in American space travel.How fitting - or fateful - that the Atlantis shuttle took off from the same launch pad as the Apollo astronauts.Let's read what the president who did the launching, said.   President John F. read more

How much will Obama offer to cut?

How much will Obama offer to cut?

07/08/11 08:00PM

Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., explains whether the Democrats are worried President Barack Obama will promise the GOP too much to get a budget deal, and Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., discusses what the Democrats are willing to give up to get a deal. watch

Unemployment rises, hope fades

Unemployment rises, hope fades

07/08/11 08:00PM

Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele and Mother Jones’ David Corn talk about the latest jobs report and whether President Barack Obama can be re-elected with unemployment so high. watch

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