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The GOP has a Romney problem

The GOP has a Romney problem

11/15/12 07:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton and the Politics Nation panel – including Mother Jones’ David Corn and Abby Huntsman Livingston from Huffington Post Live – discuss Mitt Romney’s “gifts” comment about President Obama and the response of several members of the GOP to... watch

A peek inside the old GOP playbook

A peek inside the old GOP playbook

11/15/12 07:00PM

It’s nothing new for Republicans to inject race into politics. Co-host of MSNBC’s “The Cycle” Toure and opposition researcher James Carter IV talk to Rev. Al Sharpton about the GOPs latest racial remarks. watch

What's up with John McCain?

What's up with John McCain?

11/15/12 07:00PM

Salon’s Joan Walsh, Rula Jebreal from Newsweek/The Daily Beast, and Rev. Al Sharpton talk about what’s going on with John McCain, R-Ariz., lately in his widely discussed criticisms of President Obama’s handling of Benghazi. watch

Romney: Obama’s 'gifts' cost me election

11/14/12 07:58PM

Mitt Romney has a new theory for why he lost the election—President Obama was giving freebies to voters. The New York Times reports that in a conference call with his national finance team today, Romney claimed he lost because of “gifts” President Obama gave to minorities and young voters. read more

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'Beautiful Day' at the White House

11/13/12 04:17PM

It was a beautiful day today at the White House, where U2 frontman Bono met with Vice President Biden. Biden's office tweeted that the two discussed global development, AIDS, and efforts to fight poverty. This isn't the first time the humanitarian singer has visited 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, with visits both under the Obama... read more

Florida finally finishes election

Florida finally finishes election

11/12/12 07:00PM

The numbers from Florida are finally in, but the delay highlights the state’s flawed electoral process. Rev. Al Sharpton looks at what went wrong, and why much of that blame falls on Gov. Rick Scott. watch

Edith Childs is fired up, ready to go

Edith Childs is fired up, ready to go

11/12/12 07:00PM

“Fired up, ready to go” became President Obama’s rally cry in 2007 and stayed with him through his reelection. Edith Childs, the woman who started the cheer, tells her story to Rev. Al Sharpton. watch

Republicans struggle to regroup

Republicans struggle to regroup

11/12/12 07:00PM

Republicans are still trying to shake the post-election blues by figuring out who to blame. Karl Rove, pollsters, Rush Limbaugh, and Romney himself are all targets. How will the GOP move forward? Dana Milbank of the Washington Post and Victoria... watch

Obama borrows Beyonce’s moves

Obama borrows Beyonce’s moves

11/12/12 07:00PM

In a behind-the-scenes video from the Obama campaign, the president borrows Beyonce’s “Single Ladies” dance moves in celebration of the engagement of two staff members. Rev. Al Sharpton explains. watch

Honoring our veterans

Honoring our veterans

11/12/12 07:00PM

President Obama marked Veterans Day by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns and addressing those who gave so much in service to their country. watch

GOP coming around on tax reform

GOP coming around on tax reform

11/12/12 07:00PM

After losing in last week’s election, some Republicans are starting change their tune on tax reform. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., and Cynthia Tucker, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, debate if Republicans are feeling the pressure on raising taxes on... watch

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