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GOP blames Holder for program started...

GOP blames Holder for program started under Bush

06/14/12 08:00PM

Republican continue to criticize Attorney General Eric Holder over a gun tracking program. The program was originally launched during the Bush administration as a way for the US government to trace guns to Mexican drug cartels. Rev. Al Sharpton has the... watch

Faith and freedom, but not food stamps

Faith and freedom, but not food stamps

06/14/12 08:00PM

Many GOP leaders who say their faith guides their policies are also arguing against policies that help low income families.  Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand joins Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss her proposed amendment that would restore 4.5 billion in aid for the... watch

Republicans calling on Holder to resign

Republicans calling on Holder to resign

06/13/12 08:00PM

GOP lawmakers are threatening to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress over “Gunwalking” operations that were ended by Holder. Some lawmakers have even accused the Attorney General of lying. Holder fought back, saying the context... watch

Romney winning on Wall Street

Romney winning on Wall Street

06/13/12 08:00PM

Mitt Romney met with 100 of the country’s top CEO’s, and confirmed his plans to get rid of “Obamacare” and to repeal the Dodd Frank financial regulation law. Democratic strategist Bob Shrum and The Guardian’s Ana Marie Cox discuss Romney’s Wall Street... watch

Nuns fight against Ryan budget plan

Nuns fight against Ryan budget plan

06/13/12 08:00PM

A group of Catholic Sisters are organizing “Nuns on the Bus”, a group that will tour through 9 states to highlight what they see as the cruelty of the Paul Ryan budget plan that targets programs that help the poor. Sister Simone Campbell, Executive... watch

Rev’s take on Newt Gingrich

Rev’s take on Newt Gingrich

06/13/12 08:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton shares his thoughts on Tuesday’s interview with Newt Gingrich, including the former Speaker’s comments on food stamps and the meeting GOP leaders held on the evening of President Obama’s inauguration. watch

Romney tries to forget firefighter gaffe

Romney tries to forget firefighter gaffe

06/12/12 08:00PM

At a campaign stop, Mitt Romney attempted to bypass his comments about teachers and firefighters by saying the accusation he wanted less of them was “completely absurd”. Joan Walsh of salon.com and MSNBC contributor Jared Bernstein weigh in. watch

Romney campaign doubles down on teacher...

Romney campaign doubles down on teacher comment

06/11/12 08:00PM

A surrogate for the Romney campaign explained that the comment about cutting back on teachers and firefighters was not a gaffe, but a policy position. MSNBC political analyst Richard Wolffe and Alicia Menendez of HuffPost Live discuss what Romney’s... watch

Health care law gaining momentum

Health care law gaining momentum

06/11/12 08:00PM

Three of the country’s largest health care providers announced they will continue to offers several key provisions of the Affordable Care Act, such as coverage for dependents until age 26. Despite gains in coverage and services, the GOP still plans to... watch

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