Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney greets supporters as he holds a campaign rally in Jacksonville, Fla., on Jan. 30, 2012.
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In Case You Missed It: The week’s top stories from msnbc

By msnbc staff

Each week, msnbc.com collects the standout work published by our reporters in one convenient place.

Why the case for Mitt Romney 2016 is ludicrous
by Aliyah Frumin

It’s the latest, baffling bit of 2016 buzz that just refuses to go away: Mitt Romney for president — again.

The potential horrors of Hobby Lobby
by Adam Serwer

The Supreme Court’s decision in Hobby Lobby is already reshaping the legal and political landscape, with civil rights groups seeking to limit the fallout from the ruling and conservative religious groups hoping to press for more and greater exemptions.

Eric Holder takes action to fight Chicago gun violence
by Trymaine Lee

On the heels of the bloodiest spate of violence in this city all year, AG Holder announced that seven additional ATF agents would be deployed to Chicago.

Jon Stewart jokes with Hillary Clinton: No one cares about your book
by Aliyah Frumin

Hillary Clinton came on “The Daily Show” with Jon Stewart on Tuesday night to discuss her new memoir “Hard Choices,” but the comedian quickly did away with the pretext for her appearance. “I think I speak for everybody when I say no one cares [about the book],” he joked. “They just want to know if you’re running for president.”

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In Case You Missed It: The week’s top stories from msnbc