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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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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

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) speaks to the media as he attends the Sunshine Summit conference on Nov. 13, 2015 in Orlando, Fla. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty)

Here's Marco Rubio's idea to dissuade would-be ISIS recruits

11/23/15 12:46PM

CARROLL, Iowa — Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday he wants to show the world how ISIS leaders "cry like babies" when captured in hopes of dissuading recruits from joining on to the extremist group.Speaking to a small audience at a snow-covered ranch in Carroll, Iowa, Rubio offered further details on his plan to combat ISIS, responding to an... read more

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the annual Blue Jamboree in the Lowcountry at the Jenkins Institute for Children in North Charleston, S.C., Nov. 21, 2015. (Photo by Randall Hill/Reuters)

Democrats make it official in South Carolina

11/21/15 05:00PM

Less than 100 days out from South Caroline’s first-in-the-South Democratic primary, all three of the party’s presidential candidates gathered here Saturday to make their pitch to hundreds of activists at the state's annual Blue Jamboree on the banks of the Ashley River. And each candidate officially signed paperwork that will put their... read more