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Exploring the GOP’s ‘winner take all’...

Exploring the GOP’s ‘winner take all’ mentality

04/30/12 08:00PM

Speaker John Boehner said that ‘America doesn’t want to vote for a loser’. What is the Republican definition of winning? Supporting the Ryan budget plan appears to be part of the recipe. Former Governor Ted Strickland, D-Oh., and Nia-Malika Henderson... watch

The legacy of the L.A. riots

The legacy of the L.A. riots

04/26/12 08:00PM

L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas talks with Rev. Al Sharpton about the riots in 1992, and what lessons the city politicians have learned in the aftermath. watch

Republicans outraged over presidential trips

Republicans outraged over presidential trips

04/26/12 08:00PM

House Speaker John Boehner complained that the president’s recent trips to promote student loan reform were campaign trips and should be paid for by the Obama campaign. Both parties have cried foul over similar issues in the past. Steve Kornacki of... watch

Book reveals plot to undermine Obama...

Book reveals plot to undermine Obama presidency

04/26/12 08:00PM

A new book by Robert Draper titled “Do No Ask What Good We Do: Inside the U.S. House of Representatives” describes a meeting between powerful members of Congress that hatched a plan to oppose any policy presented by the Obama White House. That meeting... watch

Presidential pizza parlor picture goes viral

Presidential pizza parlor picture goes viral

04/25/12 08:00PM

When President Obama stopped into “The Sink”, a college hang out in Colorado, a university student got the picture of a lifetime. Madalyn Starkey tells Rev. Al Sharpton how she got the chance to pose with the president. watch

Slamming the ‘Slow Jam’

Slamming the ‘Slow Jam’

04/25/12 08:00PM

On Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, President Obama tried his hand at “slow jamming” the news. The GOP has fired back saying the bit was not presidential. Jonathan Capehart of the Washington Post and columnist Bob Franken discuss what’s really driving the... watch

Supreme Court takes up Arizona immigration...

Supreme Court takes up Arizona immigration law

04/25/12 08:00PM

The Supreme Court heard arguments on the constitutionality of Arizona’s immigration law, which makes it a crime to not carry immigration papers. Rep. Paul Grijalva, D-Az., and Maria Teresa Kumar of Voto Latino discuss the latest details in the case. watch

Romney rethinks position on fairness

Romney rethinks position on fairness

04/25/12 08:00PM

In a campaign speech, Mitt Romney said he would work to support parents on food stamps and urban school children. His plans to make cuts to Medicare and the Department of Education don’t match with the campaign rhetoric. So why the change in tone? Rep.... watch

Walker wobbling on facts in recall election

Walker wobbling on facts in recall election

04/24/12 08:00PM

Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin is facing a recall election after attacking collective bargaining and other worker’s rights. Walker campaigned on a platform of creating 250,000 jobs. Rev. Al Sharpton says “We Gotcha” and shows Wisconsin has lost... watch

Fighting for the youth vote

Fighting for the youth vote

04/24/12 08:00PM

President Obama and Mitt Romney are battling over the youth vote. So far, the president has a 26 point lead with younger voters. Can Romney find a way to relate to the younger age group? MSNBC contributor Steve Kornacki and Erin McPike of Real Clear... watch

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