President Obama spent Wednesday touring the devastation from Hurricane Sandy in New Jersey with Gov. Chris Christie, who has been praising Obama’s leadership. Meanwhile the Romney campaign is back on the trail. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto and Jonathan... watch
Rev. Al Sharpton discusses the hypocrisy of some Republicans who criticize big government, but then try to use it for their own advantage. The latest hypocrite: Connecticut Senate candidate Linda McMahon, who's jobs plan calls for an elimination of tax... watch
The Romney campaign is pioneering a new tactic of training Republican workers to mislead voters in order to discourage them from voting, alleges Think Progress. The liberal website reports it has obtained documents from a Romney poll watcher training session which encourage volunteers to mislead Wisconsin voters. read more
Former FEMA director Michael Brown, famously fired for mishandling Hurricane Katrina relief efforts, is criticizing President Obama for responding to Hurricane Sandy too quickly.
Yesterday, Brown told the Denver Westword, "One thing 's gonna be asked is, why did he jump on this so quickly and go back to D.C. so quickly..." read more
Hurricane Sandy continues to pick up speed, with winds around 90 miles per hour. Forecasters are also predicting record floods over the next two days. Rev. Al Sharpton gets the latest from NBC’s Rehema Ellis, Anne Thompson, Atlantic City Mayor Lorenzo... watch
Natural disaster like Hurricane Sandy draw attention to the role government plays in relief efforts. Mitt Romney has said it would be better to shut down FEMA and let the states handle the responsibility. Msnbc.com Vice President Richard Wolffe and... watch
When Republicans tried to shorten early voting in states across the country, voters fought back and are turning out in large numbers. Rev. Al Sharpton reports on the continued effort to get out the vote. watch
We’re coming down to the wire and the election looks to be nail-bitingly close. So it’s no surprise that those who want to reduce turnout are opening up their bag of tricks in order to fool as many voters as possible. read more
President Obama got a rare question about climate change during an interview with MTV, and he pointed to a "huge contrast" between him and Mitt Romney.
"We're not moving as fast as we need to," Obama said. "This is an issue that future generations, MTV viewers, are going to have to be dealing with even more than the older generation is. So this is a critical issue -- and there's a huge contrast in this campaign between myself and Governor Romney. I'm surprised it didn't come up in the debates." read more