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GOP started the Bain fight?

GOP started the Bain fight?

05/22/12 08:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton points out that Republicans started the attacks on Romney’s record at Bain. Has the backbone of Romney’s campaign be cracked by his own party? Steve Kornacki of salon.com and Dana Milbank of the Washington Post join Politics Nation. watch

FOX calling Obama an ‘empty vessel’

FOX calling Obama an ‘empty vessel’

05/22/12 08:00PM

FOX News is talking up a new myth that President Obama was not properly vetted in 2008, saying he “hid who he really was”.  Rep. Karen Bass, D-Ca., and Maria Teresa Kumar of Voto Latino discuss this latest attack on the president. watch

Innocent and behind bars

Innocent and behind bars

05/22/12 08:00PM

Franky Carrillo spent 20 years behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit.  New research shows at least 2000 people who were wrongly convicted since 1989. Franky Carillo tells his story to Rev. Al Sharpton, and University of Michigan Professor Samuel... watch

Ryan’s budget talk doesn’t add up

Ryan’s budget talk doesn’t add up

05/21/12 08:00PM

Rep. Paul Ryan claims Romney’s budget would prevent a debt crisis, but analysis shows it would add 10.7 trillion to the national debt. Does the GOP have any credibility on fiscal issues? Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Mn., weighs in. watch

Crossing a bridge while criticizing it

Crossing a bridge while criticizing it

05/18/12 08:00PM

At a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Mitt Romney criticized the president’s stimulus plan while standing in front of a bridge that was restored with help from those funds. The restoration of the bridge was supported by New Hampshire Republicans. Romney... watch

From impeachment to hugs

From impeachment to hugs

05/18/12 08:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton highlights a ray of political hope on a Friday, and shares that while he once lead the impeachment hearing against President Bill Clinton, Senator Lindsey Graham had nothing but good things to say about Secretary of State Hillary... watch

A last dance for Donna Summer

A last dance for Donna Summer

05/17/12 08:00PM

The queen of disco Donna Summer passed away at the age of 63 after battling cancer. Rev. Al Sharpton remembers her signature song style and the impact she made on the music industry. watch

How low will the campaigning go?

How low will the campaigning go?

05/17/12 08:00PM

In recent history, the GOP has launched character attacks against opponents, like the famous Willie Horton ad against Michael Dukakis in 1988. A conservative billionaire’s proposed strategy against President Obama would push the envelope even further.... watch

Fighting back against voting restrictions

Fighting back against voting restrictions

05/17/12 08:00PM

Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., joins Politics Nation to talk about the voter empowerment act he co-sponsored, and why it’s being introduced now. Judith Browne Dianis and Tamika Mallory also weigh in on the impact of new voting laws in Florida. watch

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