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Tea Partiers push back on Karl Rove

Tea Partiers push back on Karl Rove

02/07/13 07:00PM

Former Rep. Barney Frank joins the Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss how Republicans are in disarray after “the brains” of the GOP, Karl Rove, made enemies within his own party this week for pushing a new organization that aims to weed out far-right Tea... watch

Cowan makes Senate history

Cowan makes Senate history

02/07/13 07:00PM

William “Mo” Cowan made history on Thursday when he took the official oath of office on the Senate floor. For the first time ever, two African-Americans are now serving in the Senate at the same time. watch

Is Christie too fat to be president?

Is Christie too fat to be president?

02/07/13 07:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpon talks about how New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s weight is under spotlight after a former White House doctor said he was worried Christie would die in office if elected president. Radio host Joe Madison and The Washington Post’s Dana... watch

This undated family photo provided by Damon Stewart shows 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton of Chicago. Pendleton was shot and killed Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, in a Chicago park as she talked with friends by a gunman who apparently was not even aiming at her....

Michelle Obama to attend Hadiya Pendleton's funeral

02/07/13 02:20PM

White House officials tell NBC News that first lady Michelle Obama will travel to Chicago Saturday to attend the funeral service for Hadiya Pendleton, the teenager killed by a stray bullet in a park about a mile away from the Obama's Chicago home.... read more

President Obama speaking at the House Democratic Issues Conference in Lansdowne, Va. on Feb. 7, 2013. (File photo by Charles Dharapak/AP)

Obama pushes for humility and fairness in speech to House Dems

02/07/13 02:05PM

President Obama urged his Democratic colleagues in the House to be humble but still feel "confident and bold" about pursuing the populist agenda of fairness and equality, even predicting that the Democrats can take back the House if they focus on "giving back" and "the broader community" in a speech Thursday.... read more

(Photo by George Widman/AP Photo/File)

Rep. Maloney: Finally, Republicans are signing on to pass gun control

02/06/13 09:30PM

Democratic Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney is optimistic about gun control legislation, insisting that Republicans are ready to pass real reforms. She credits the American public with helping to turn the tide. "There's a new sense of urgency," she said on Wednesday's PoliticsNation. The American people have been very clear that... read more

Support for gun law reform grows

Support for gun law reform grows

02/06/13 07:00PM

President Obama is calling for a vote on the assault weapons ban, and more Republicans are getting behind a bipartisan gun trafficking bill. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-NY., and Nia-Malika Henderson discuss the progress being made. watch

GOP ignoring Reagan’s ‘11th Commandment’

GOP ignoring Reagan’s ‘11th Commandment’

02/06/13 07:00PM

Republicans idolize Reagan, but they’re ignoring his “11th Commandment”, “thou shalt not speak ill of any fellow Republican”. Will the infighting further damage the party? Perry Bacon of The Grio and Hogan Gidley, Republican strategist, weigh in. watch

FOX focusing on Clinton’s face

FOX focusing on Clinton’s face

02/06/13 07:00PM

FOX host Steve Doocy made comments insinuating Hillary Clinton had a facelift. He later walked back the comments and claimed he was talking about her website but Rev. Al Sharpton isn’t buying it. watch

Obama’s numbers on the rise

Obama’s numbers on the rise

02/06/13 07:00PM

President Obama’s new strategy appears to be working. His approval numbers on immigration and gun control are growing, and more GOP governors are falling in line with his Medicaid expansion plan. Joy Reid and Ryan Grim join Rev. Al Sharpton. watch

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