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Federal court blocks Texas voter ID law

Federal court blocks Texas voter ID law

08/05/15 06:16PM

Wednesday was a big win for voting rights. A federal appeals court ruled that the Texas voter ID law violates section two of the VRA. The decision comes on the eve of the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. Gilberto Hinojosa joins in with more. watch

Bill Clinton ‘upbeat & encouraging’ to Trump

Bill Clinton ‘upbeat & encouraging’ to Trump

08/05/15 06:00PM

It may be the most fascinating conversation of the 2016 race. “The Washington Post” reports on a conversation between Bill Clinton and Donald Trump, right before he launched his campaign. What was said? Joan Walsh and Jonathan Capehart have more. watch

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Rev. Al's Early Reads: Aug. 5th, 2015

08/05/15 08:52AM

You may soon find out the pay gap between your salary and that of your company's CEO. A Dodd-Frank prevision is set to go into effect today, making the pay of chief executives public. read more

Voting Rights Act 50 years later

Voting Rights Act 50 years later

08/04/15 06:44PM

This week marks 50 years since the Voting Rights Act was passed. Since the Supreme Court gutted the law in 2013, states have rushed to pass new voting restrictions. MLK III talks with Rev. Sharpton about a bill that could potentially strengthen it again. watch

Justice Files: Sandra Bland Lawsuit

Justice Files: Sandra Bland Lawsuit

08/04/15 06:15PM

Rev. Sharpton talks to Eric Guster and Seema Iyer about the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Sandra Bland. Then, Sharpton discusses a viral video of a child in handcuffs. watch

First GOP pres. debate lineup revealed

First GOP pres. debate lineup revealed

08/04/15 06:03PM

The top 10 candidates have been announced for the first GOP debate. Rev. Sharpton, Dana Milbank, Jonathan Alter and Kasie Hunt discuss the candidates who made it - and the ones who were left out. watch

Will Joe Biden join the 2016 race?

Will Joe Biden join the 2016 race?

08/03/15 06:45PM

A brand new NBC poll shows a dip in Hillary Clinton’s favorability. As this poll released, there’s also a lot of buzz around Joe Biden making a possible run for the White House. Richard Wolffe joins Rev. Sharpton for more. watch

Pres. Obama’s plan to cut carbon emissions

Pres. Obama’s plan to cut carbon emissions

08/03/15 06:32PM

On Monday, Pres. Obama unveiled the most sweeping action ever taken in the US to reduce carbon emissions. Rev. Sharpton talks to MSNBC’s Tony Dokoupil and Charles Orgbon for more details on the plan. watch

Cuts to Planned Parenthood blocked in Senate

Cuts to Planned Parenthood blocked in Senate

08/03/15 06:16PM

Senate Democrats successfully blocked a GOP bill defunding Planned Parenthood, preventing it from getting the 60 votes it needed to advance. Rev. Sharpton talks to Sen. Barbara Boxer and Terry O’Neill for more. watch

Senate Dems save Planned Parenthood

Senate Dems save Planned Parenthood

08/03/15 06:16PM

Senate Democrats successfully blocked a GOP bill defunding Planned Parenthood. Sen. Barbara Boxer joins Rev. Sharpton just after the vote to explain exactly how serious this threat from Republicans is. watch

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