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Romney breaks his silence on taxes

Romney breaks his silence on taxes

08/16/12 08:00PM

At a campaign event in South Carolina, Mitt Romney told reporters that he has never paid less than 13 percent in taxes. Yet Romney still refuses to release any more returns. MSNBC political analyst Richard Wolffe and Rebecca Wilkins, Senior Counsel for... watch

Catch a fish, no pole necessary

Catch a fish, no pole necessary

08/16/12 08:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton takes a look at the lighter side of news, including the sport of noodling, where participants catch fish with their bare hands. Relax with the PoliticsNation Summer Break. watch

Obama campaign says hooray for Hollywood

Obama campaign says hooray for Hollywood

08/15/12 08:00PM

Now that the presidential ticket is decided on both sides, the campaign for big money steps up. Mitt Romney has well known billionaire sponsors, but the president has the support of Hollywood. Actress Sanaa Lathan talks with Rev. Al Sharpton about why... watch

Republicans backing away from Ryan budget...

Republicans backing away from Ryan budget plan

08/14/12 08:00PM

Protesters came out against Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget plan at a campaign event, and campaign surrogates are trying to distance themselves from the Ryan plan, saying it is not the same vision Mitt Romney has. Is it too little too late? Former governor Ted... watch

Ryan slammed stimulus plan while asking...

Ryan slammed stimulus plan while asking for funds for WI

08/14/12 08:00PM

The right wing refers to Rep. Paul Ryan as a “man of principle”, but a new report found that at the same time Ryan was criticizing the president’s stimulus plan, he was asking for money for Wisconsin. Bryan Bender of the Boston Globe, and Nia-Malika... watch

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08/14/12 08:00PM

Have your voice heard, join the discussion on the PoliticsNation facebook page. See what are fans are talking about today. watch

Ceiling cat drops in on summer school

Ceiling cat drops in on summer school

08/14/12 08:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton takes a look at the lighter side of the news, including a falling feline and the First Lady teases gymnast Gabby Douglas about her post-medal food choice, in the PoliticsNation “Summer Break”. watch

Christie the pick for the big speech, but...

Christie the pick for the big speech, but not VP

08/14/12 08:00PM

Gov. Chris Christie has been chosen to deliver the keynote speech at the Republican Convention. Christie is famous for his brash delivery and tough talk, which didn’t convince Romney to choose him as a running mate. Steve Kornacki, host of “The Cycle”... watch

Voter suppression tactics in Ohio

Voter suppression tactics in Ohio

08/14/12 08:00PM

Ohio is a critical swing state where the election stakes are high. So why is the GOP allowing early voting in some counties but not others? Rev. Al Sharpton talks with Former governor Ted Strickland about the tactics being used in Democratic leaning... watch

Does Ryan’s talk equal solutions?

Does Ryan’s talk equal solutions?

08/13/12 08:00PM

In more than 10 years as a congressman, only two of Rep. Paul Ryan’s bills have been passed into laws. Rev. Al Sharpton wonders if Ryan spent more time on workouts than on policy, and explains why “We Gotcha”. watch

Ryan not always a ‘deficit hawk’

Ryan not always a ‘deficit hawk’

08/13/12 08:00PM

Rep. Paul Ryan was not always known as a “deficit hawk”. His record shows support for programs during the Bush era that contributed significantly to the national debt. Father Thomas Reese, senior fellow at Georgetown University, and Ezra Klein of the... watch

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