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Gas prices driving down

Gas prices driving down

07/03/12 08:00PM

As Americans travel for the holiday, many are noticing prices at the gas pump are way down. Prices have fallen for 13 straight weeks. Republicans blamed President Obama for the price increase, but who is getting the credit now? MSNBC contributor Jared... watch

Justice for those who can afford it

Justice for those who can afford it

07/03/12 08:00PM

July 4th is a time to celebrate freedoms, yet more and more Americans are ending up in jail because they can’t afford fees that courts are charging for minor offenses. Rev. Al Sharpton discusses an alarming trend at our nation’s prisons. watch

Tea-partying like it’s 2009

Tea-partying like it’s 2009

07/03/12 08:00PM

Tea party groups are planning local rallies for July 4th, in an attempt to repeal President Obama’s health care law. Many of the tactics are similar to what they used in 2009. But with 56 percent of the country saying it’s time to move on, do they have... watch

Governors push back against health care...

Governors push back against health care ruling

07/03/12 08:00PM

Many Republican governors are already pushing back at Medicare expansions in their states. The plan would extend coverage to 17 million Americans, with the federal government footing the bill. Why are they objecting? Rep. Donna Edwards, D-Md., and Joan... watch

Roberts ‘hiding out’ in Malta

Roberts ‘hiding out’ in Malta

07/03/12 08:00PM

After issuing his controversial health care ruling, Chief Justice John Roberts is vacationing on the island of Malta. Conservatives continue criticize and float conspiracy theories while the justice is out of the country. Rev. Al Sharpton explains why... watch

30 million uninsured ‘not the issue’ for GOP

30 million uninsured ‘not the issue’ for GOP

07/02/12 08:00PM

When pressed about health care, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said that 30 million uninsured people are “not the issue” of health care reform. So what do Republicans plan to do about health care reform? Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-Ny., and... watch

Romney calls mandate a penalty, not tax

Romney calls mandate a penalty, not tax

07/02/12 08:00PM

Republicans have been trying to sell their opposition to health care reform by calling the individual mandate a tax. Their own candidate has agreed with President Obama, calling it a penalty. How will the GOP attack the president without also damaging... watch

What’s wrong with tofu?

What’s wrong with tofu?

07/02/12 08:00PM

Republicans have called health reform many things, but Rev. Al Sharpton says they went too far when Louisiana governor Bobby Jindhal criticized tofu. Rev. Al looks at the GOP war on vegetables and explains why “We Gotcha”. watch

Justice department blocks down SC voter ID...

Justice department blocks down SC voter ID law

07/02/12 08:00PM

The Justice Department shot down a South Carolina voter ID law for a second time, and said the law would make it harder for thousands of minorities to vote. South Carolina is threatening to sue Attorney General Eric Holder over the matter. Rep. Al... watch

Firefighters battle blazes without health...

Firefighters battle blazes without health insurance

06/29/12 08:00PM

As firefighters work to contain the Colorado wildfires, as many as 20 thousand federal firefighters do not get health insurance. The Affordable Care Act will make it easier for firefighters and others with low income to get health insurance. Rev. Al... watch

Romney opposes health care tax after...

Romney opposes health care tax after supporting it

06/29/12 08:00PM

Mitt Romney has attacked the health care law, saying it raises taxes on the American people. Yet the ‘Obamacare’ plan is very similar to the program adopted in Massachusetts when Romney was governor. Former Governor Ed Rendell and Cynthia Tucker,... watch

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