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Kyra Sedgwick on sustainability and 'Singles' 20 years later

03/27/12 11:27AM

We haven't had a green room chat in a little while, so I'm pleased to announce that today we managed to convince the very cool actress and environmental activist Kyra Sedgwick along with ocean specialist and attorney Leila Monroe to talk with Louis and me. Sedgwick is moderating a U.N. read more

Must-Read Op-Eds for Tuesday, March 27, 2012

03/27/12 07:31AM

WHY THE INDIVIDUAL MANDATE HOLDS THE KEY TO HEALTH-CARE REFORMEDITORIALWASHINGTON POST unwilling to buy health insurance, their absence has a significant impact on the market, especially because it is virtually inevitable that they will need health-care services at some point in their lives. Tomorrow: If the court strikes down the mandate, must the rest of the law fall? Also, does the president’s health-care program unlawfully twist the arms of states to expand medical coverage to the poor?A FAREWELL TO NEWTBY FRANK BRUNINEW YORK TIMESIt’s time to forget Newt. ... read more

Morning Headlines: Tuesday, March 27

03/27/12 05:53AM

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?States prep plan B as they wait for health law rulingHigh court is the hottest ticket in townThousands march over Trayvon Martin hearingMartin was suspended three times from schoolU.S., Australia plan expansion of military tiesAs ‘Obamacare’ heads to court, spotlight lands on ‘Romneycare’Support in U.S. for Afghan War drops sharply, poll findsToulouse killer Mohammed Merah sent murder videos to Al Jazeera read more

Scarborough: GOP not conservative enough

03/26/12 11:52PM

Over at Politico, Joe reinforced some of the points he made on Morning Joe Monday:In the New York Times this Sunday, author Kevin Baker echoed the sentiment of most in the mainstream media that the Republican Party's biggest problem over the past few years has been a lurch to the right. read more

Saving the seas from plastic

Saving the seas from plastic

03/26/12 08:00PM

Actress Kyra Sedgwick and Leila Monroe discuss the plastic pollution in global waters. Sedgwick explains how plastic isn’t recycled responsibly and is thrown... watch

Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Trayvon Martin case: There's not enough information

Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Trayvon Martin case: There's not enough information

03/26/12 12:18PM

Florida Governor Rick Scott joined us this morning to promote business and tourism in his home state, and to specifically discuss how the Florida Gulf Coast is continuing to rebound both environmentally and fiscally after the BP oil spill.But Joe and Mika began Scott's interview by talking about the February 26th killing of 17-year-old Florida teen Trayvon Martin and the accused shooter George Zimmerman."There’s not enough information. No one has enough information," Scott said when asked about the case. But Scott discussed meeting with Trayvon Martin's family and expressed his regrets. read more