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Quote of the Day: Perry comes off stiff in Florida

09/26/11 02:53PM

On Fox News Sunday, Brit Hume said of Rick Perry’s performance at the Florida GOP debate: “Perry really did throw up all over himself in the debate at a time when he needed to raise his game.” Michael Steele, msnbc analyst: “I think Brit hit it about right. When you look at that debate, Perry came off very stiff, very wooden, a little bit defensive in many spots, and it did not translate well. And of course the immigration issue was huge for a lot of the conservatives who were attending the CPAC event that weekend.” read more

Must Read Op-Eds for September 26, 2011

09/26/11 09:46AM

HELPING WOMEN REACH THEIR ECONOMIC POTENTIAL  BY VALERIE JARRETT & TINA TCHENWASHINGTON POSTWe understand that these policies are no substitute for congressional action on the economy. But we also know that government can make a difference — through direct action and by working with outside organizations. A broad coalition of groups has joined the Obama administration in addressing workplace flexibility for those in STEM fields. ... read more

Melinda Gates on why great teachers matter

Melinda Gates on why great teachers matter

09/25/11 08:00PM

Melinda Gates joins Morning Joe to discuss the Web site, TeacherWall.org, where teachers can share stories and ideas on how to improve education. Gates also discusses why a great teacher can determine if a student advances. watch

Romney continues rise while Fox trashes Perry

Romney continues rise while Fox trashes Perry

09/25/11 08:00PM

Top Talkers: The Morning Joe panel – including MSNBC's Michael Steele, Random House's Jon Meacham, and financier Steven Rattner – discusses why Fox News thinks Rick Perry choked during last week's GOP debate, why the '12 race continues to be Romney's... watch

Businessweek unveils its "How to..." issue

Businessweek unveils its "How to..." issue

09/25/11 08:00PM

Businessweek's Josh Tyrangiel joins Morning Joe to discuss the magazine's latest issue, which is a "How to…" guide. In the magazine, Mika Brzezinski informs readers on how to get a raise, while IMF chief Christine Lagarde writes about how to save Europe. watch

Gov. Walker rebuts notion he's 'enemy' of...

Gov. Walker rebuts notion he's 'enemy' of education

09/25/11 08:00PM

The state of Wisconsin is seeking waivers from the federal No Child Left Behind law. Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., joins Morning Joe to discuss education reform, the Wisconsin recall election, and his recent column in the Wisconsin State Journal on... watch

Sen. Kirk: US must cut off military aid to...

Sen. Kirk: US must cut off military aid to Pakistan

09/25/11 08:00PM

Sen. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., joins Morning Joe to discuss the Haqqani network in Afghanistan, why the U.S. should cut off military aid to Pakistan, and why President Obama should "tilt" to India. NBC's Chuck Todd joins the conversation to discuss the '12... watch

Must Read Op-Eds for September 23, 2011

09/23/11 10:47AM

THE SOCIAL CONTRACT  BY PAUL KRUGMANNEW YORK TIMES                                                                                                                                         Republicans claim to be deeply worried by budget deficits. Indeed, Mr. Ryan has called the deficit an “existential threat” to America. read more

Tales from the Way Too Early Emails

09/23/11 09:40AM

It was a unique week for the Way Too Early emails.  Because our Executive Producer, Alex Korson, was on vacation, I was called upon to handle other duties.  Fortunately, Morning Joe Line Producer Tim Carter ably stepped in to select and read much of this week's messages.  And, as always, our viewers didn't disappoint.  My predecessor, even got into the act.  Here are the top 5 (feel free to weigh in with your comments):5.) Bruce writes "Had hip replacement 4 weeks ago and was less painful then watching the Red Sox right now!" (Friday)4.) Alfred writes "Starting my morning shift at the read more

Morning Headlines: Friday, Sept. 23rd

09/23/11 05:50AM

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?What'd you think of last night's debate?This definitely happenedPalestinian bid upstages Arab Spring at UNSaleh returns to Yemen amid gunfire, risk of all-out civil warHouse, Senate clash anew over disaster aid billAhmadinejad definitely said this yesterday to the APReally, Texas? Really?Behold the Facebook of the futureLady Gaga calls for a new anti-bullying law in the USObama rolling back Bush-era education lawWhere will that satellite fall? read more

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