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Rachel Maddow to moderate Democratic candidates forum

10/30/15 09:00PM

UPDATE: All of the clips of this event can now be found here.


Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley will participate in the First in the South Democratic Candidates Forum moderated by Rachel Maddow.

The forum will take place on Friday, November 6, 2015 from 8 to 10 p.m. ET.  We are aware that you have questions of your own. Here are the ways to submit your question so it could end up being asked:

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Members of The Syrian People Solidarity Group protest on Nov. 22, 2015 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty)

Texas groups concerned refugee suspension violates religious freedom

11/26/15 10:57AM

Another religious freedom battle is brewing in Texas. But this time, Syrian refugees -- not same-sex couples or women seeking birth control coverage -- are at the center of it.Numerous faith groups that settle international refugees in the Lone Star State are upset about a recent directive from Texas officials to no longer help Syrians in the... read more

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) holds his son, Anthony Rubio, as he stands with his family after he announced his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower, April 13, 2015 in Miami. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty)

Rubios talk family, football and sacrifices of the campaign trail

11/26/15 08:14AM

According to the woman who knows him best, Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio would love to spend Thanksgiving Day posted up in front of the television, enjoying all the football the day has to offer."He wants to just sit there and not have to move," Jeanette Rubio, the senator's wife, told NBC News' Natalie... read more

President Barack Obama delivers a statement after meeting with his national security team at the White House in Washington, D.C., Nov. 25, 2015. (Photo by Carlos Barria/Reuters)

President Obama: No specific threat to the homeland over the holiday

11/25/15 12:14PM

President Obama tried to reassure nervous Americans on Wednesday that the nation's security services were ready for anything terrorists might throw at them.Speaking on the eve of Thanksgiving, Obama said they have received no credible reports of terrorists plotting attacks in the U.S. like the bloody Nov. 13 massacre in Paris.Obama spoke... read more

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center on Nov. 24, 2015, in Myrtle Beach, S.C. (Photo by Willis Glassgow/AP)

Trump says he can predict terrorism via 'feel'

11/24/15 10:57PM

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The businessman leading the Republican Party was peddling one thing to South Carolina voters Tuesday evening: An alleged innate ability to predict foreign policy trends and events.Trump has spent the past few weeks on the trail touting, among other thing, his idea of bombing Iraqi oil fields and then taking and keeping the... read more

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters at a campaign event at the Boulder Theatre in Boulder, Colo., Nov. 24, 2015. (Photo by Rick Wilking/Reuters)

Hillary Clinton snubs

11/24/15 05:15PM

Hillary Clinton declined to participate in a virtual presidential candidates’ forum hosted by, snubbing one of the largest progressive groups that claims 8 million members. ... read more

Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington, Nov. 24, 2015. (Photo by Carolyn Kaster/AP)

Christie: Muslim-Americans aren't as 'sensitive' as some think

11/24/15 03:20PM

Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie, who recently drew a sharp rebuke from President Obama after declaring the U.S. shouldn’t allow any Syrian refugees into the country -- not even orphans under the age of five -- argued on Tuesday that Muslim-Americans share the same security fears as he does. ... read more

Republican presidential candidate, Dr. Ben Carson speaks at a rally, Nov. 23, 2015, in Pahrump, Nev. (Photo by John Locher/AP)

Ben Carson apologizes for confirming discredited report

11/23/15 04:34PM

Dr. Ben Carson apologized for asserting the widely discredited allegation that thousands of American Muslims had celebrated the 9/11 attacks in New Jersey. He told NBC News on Monday that he'd been thinking of celebrations captured in the Middle East — and not New Jersey. "Dr. Carson does not stand by the statements that were reported... read more

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders waves to the crowd after speaking at the Jenkins Institute for Children in North Charleston, S.C., Nov. 21, 2015. (Photo by Randall Hill/Reuters)

Bernie Sanders refuses to give up on South Carolina

11/23/15 03:59PM

ST. HELENA ISLAND, South Carolina – Bernie Sanders is not giving up on South Carolina’s first-in-the-South presidential primary, despite what many analysts dismiss as a lost cause and precious little time to compete in other states. With just over two months to go before the first contests and a day job as a U.S. senator, many candidates might... read more