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11/10/11 04:56PM

Oops, he did it again! Rick Perry’s 52-second stumble is dominating headlines today after last night’s CNBC debate. Is this the last straw for his struggling campaign…and will he soon be Texas toast? We’re asking msnbc Political Analyst and Republican Strategist Steve Schmidt and Democratic Strategist Bob Shrum. And if Perry’s sinking, who is poised to pick up his followers? Could the 2012 field be on the brink of a Newt Gingrich mini-surge? read more

Matthews: Clinton representing America well

11/09/11 08:00PM

Sometimes the best news - the really good stuff -doesn't happen.There's word in The New York Times today that there's a good chance the United States, our country, will not be isolated should the Palestinians get recognized as a country. That's enormously good news.  And it's not coming with a big headline.Several weeks back, it looked like the United Nations was on the verge of recognizing the Palestinian state, with the United States the only country in the world voting against it.  That would have made us look like we're all alone in our support for Israel, made Israel look like its only fr read more

A reversal of fortune for Democrats

A reversal of fortune for Democrats

11/09/11 07:00PM

Time Magazine’s Mark Halperin and former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown talk about Tuesday’s election results and how they will affect President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign. watch

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11/09/11 09:23AM

Landslide! Ohio voters overwhelmingly rejected the anti-union laws put on the books earlier this year by Republican governor John Kasich. The vote was 62% to 38% and it's a reminder of just how strong big labor can be in a state like Ohio -- and a hopeful sign for President Obama heading into next November.  read more

Why the Tea Party is hurting Republicans

11/08/11 08:00PM

The Republican Party is paying for its deal with the Tea Party.The Tea Party helped the Republicans win control of the House last year. John Boehner holds the Speakership because of that deal but the deal is undermining the chances of the Republicans to win in 2012. Tea Partiers don't like taxes, don't like the government taxes finance, and don’t like government, period. This explains, as I've said before, why the Tea Partiers don't believe in leaders; don't believe in having leaders. Why have leaders if you don't want them to govern?No. read more

Penn State community rocked by scandal

Penn State community rocked by scandal

11/08/11 07:00PM

Rep. Patrick Meehan, R-Pa., and radio host Michael Smerconish share their thoughts on the charges brought against former coach Jerry Sandusky, who is accused of sexually abusing eight boys over a span of 15 years. watch

Cain clears the air

Cain clears the air

11/08/11 07:00PM

A Hardball panel talks about the mounting pressure surrounding Herman Cain and whether his response has hurt his campaign. watch

Conservatives stand against Romney

Conservatives stand against Romney

11/08/11 07:00PM

Democratic strategist Bob Shrum and Republican strategist Steve Schmidt debate how Mitt Romney can gain the support of the three quarters of Republican voters who aren’t standing with him. watch

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