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Lives changed by the Affordable Care Act

Lives changed by the Affordable Care Act

06/28/12 08:00PM

Since the Affordable Care Act became law, millions of lives have been affected, including 54 million who have received free preventative services and the millions of young adults who can stay on their parents’ plans. Three of the people who have... watch

GOP to hold contempt vote against Holder

GOP to hold contempt vote against Holder

06/27/12 08:00PM

The House is scheduled to hold a contempt of Congress vote against Attorney General Eric Holder Thursday. The NRA is fanning the flames, saying the gunwalking program was an attempt by the Obama administration to limit gun rights. Rep. Adam Schiff, D... watch

Bain record Romney’s shadow on the...

Bain record Romney’s shadow on the campaign trail

06/27/12 08:00PM

Mitt Romney is campaigning on his record as a job creator, but his record at Bain Capital continues to cast a shadow at events. Romney spoke in a Virginia town that was once home to a factory owned by Bain that went bankrupt in 2003. Ana Marie Cox of... watch

Voter ID laws gaining ground

Voter ID laws gaining ground

06/27/12 08:00PM

In New Hampshire, the Republican controlled Legislature voted to override the governor’s veto of photo ID bills. In Florida, a federal judge rejected the Justice Department’s request for an emergency restraining order to stop Gov. Rick Scott’s voter... watch

Turzai: Voter ID will allow Romney to win PA

Turzai: Voter ID will allow Romney to win PA

06/26/12 08:00PM

In Pennsylvania, GOP Rep. Mike Turzai talked about his party’s agenda which included remarks that Voter ID “is gonna allow Governor Romney to win the state of Pennsylvania”. The state estimates there are 96,000 voters who could be turned away because... watch

Chicago murder rate up 38 percent

Chicago murder rate up 38 percent

06/26/12 08:00PM

While other major cities are seeing a decrease in murder, Chicago’s rate has skyrocketed. So far 240 people have been killed, 66 more deaths than the same period in 2011. Rep. Danny Davis, D-Il., talks with Rev. Al Sharpton about the factors... watch

Romney the outsourcer-in-chief?

Romney the outsourcer-in-chief?

06/26/12 08:00PM

At a campaign event, President Obama went after Mitt Romney’s economic record, saying the country doesn’t need someone “who is a pioneer in offshoring or outsourcing”. Romney argues he would stop outsourcing, but does his record support that?... watch

Did Romney help ship jobs overseas?

Did Romney help ship jobs overseas?

06/22/12 08:00PM

MSNBC contributors E.J. Dionne and Jared Bernstein join Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss a new report which suggests that Bain Capital owned companies which pioneered the practice of shipping jobs overseas while Mitt Romney was in charge. watch

Obama promotes bottom-up economics

Obama promotes bottom-up economics

06/22/12 08:00PM

MSNBC’s Melissa Harris Perry and Bob Franken join Rev. Al Sharpton to talk about the differences between the Democratic and Republican agendas, as well as the differences between their respective presidential candidates. watch

Obama speaks at NALEO conference

Obama speaks at NALEO conference

06/22/12 08:00PM

At a conference for the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Official in Orlando, Fl., President Obama restated his commitment to moving forward on immigration. Alicia Menendez and Rod Smith join Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss the speech. watch

Bus monitor bullied by grade school kids

Bus monitor bullied by grade school kids

06/22/12 08:00PM

Lisa Bloom, author of “Swagger: 10 Urgent Rules for Raising Boys in the Era of Failing Schools, Mass Joblessness and Thug Culture,” joins Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss the shocking incident of a school bus monitor being bullied by four seventh grade... watch

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