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Rick Santorum thinks we're money

07/20/11 03:36PM

From a Rick Santorum fundraising appeal:Remember this is not the first time Savage has attacked us on our stance of supporting American values. Savage and his perverted sense of humor is the reason why my children cannot Google their father's name. I took the high road for nearly a decade by not dignifying these mindless attacks, then even defending his 1st Amendment right to spew this filth. And to this day, liberals like Rachel Maddow serve as Savage's lackeys on national television, pushing his smut.Politico has the rest. read more

Could #Ohio governor get more unpopular? (Yes!)

Could #Ohio governor get more unpopular? (Yes!)

07/20/11 01:55PM

 Ohio Governor John Kasich has been disliked ever since he started balancing the state budget by shifting resources to corporations and stripping union rights. By one measure, he was already America's co-least-popular governor.A new poll from Quinnipiac shows him losing three points in the approval ratings since May, down to 35 percent by their count. "Gov. Kasich's name remains mud in the eyes of the Ohio electorate," a poll director says.Two other numbers from Quinnipiac suggest why. Voters in the poll say they think the state budget is unfair to people like them, by 50 to 32 percent. read more

Wait, Coulson is which one now?

Wait, Coulson is which one now?

07/20/11 11:09AM

To be honest, as a general day-to-day practice, I had been making a point of avoiding Rupert Murdoch and his properties (with the occasional WSJ exception). Now that the story of the News Corp scandal is rising into an international froth, I'm having a little trouble catching up and keeping up with these people and papers I used to eschew. To that end, Barry Ritholtz has posted a helpful cast of characters graphic. He cites the NYTimes interactive tool, but his static poster is a little easier for me to process.  read more

Ryan wants bigger Medicare cuts

07/20/11 09:48AM

President Obama is hailing the new plan from the Senate's Gang of Six to cut the deficit by $3.7 trillion, raise the debt ceiling and save the U.S. from going into default. The president's hopes immediately run into obstacles. First, there are serious questions about whether the very general framework of the Gang of Six's plan can be turned into legislation that passes the House and Senate before the August 2 deadline.Second, there's the reality of entrenched Republican opposition to any increase in the debt ceiling. read more

Morning Maddow: July 20

07/20/11 07:49AM

The Democrat prevails in Wisconsin's first recall election.President Obama backs a bill to end DOMA.Minnesota lawmakers pass a budget.Michele Bachmann and migraines.Rep. Allen West thinks Rep. Wasserman Schultz is "despicable" and "not a lady."Pete Hoekstra wants to make a Capitol Hill comeback.The Taliban claims their phones were hacked (not by Murdoch & Co). read more

Murdoch crazy like a fox?

Murdoch crazy like a fox?

07/19/11 08:00PM

Robert Moore, correspondent for Britain's ITV New, talks with Rachel Maddow about the testimony of Rupert and James Murdoch and Rebekah Brooks before U.K.'s... watch

Teamwork!

Teamwork!

07/19/11 08:00PM

Bill Wolff, executive producer for the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of tonight's show - the debt ceiling debate gets more interesting, Rupert Murdoch... watch

Just ask the axis

Just ask the axis

07/19/11 07:48PM

If you're the kind of person who loves info-rich, graphical representations of massive quantities of information, take a look at this. The Clear Congress Project, created by Thomas Gibes as part of his master's thesis project at Georgia Tech, charts the partisanship of members of the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives in relation to their degree of leadership. read more

Ahead on the 7/19 Maddow show

07/19/11 06:54PM

Tonight's guests include:Jack Balkin, professor at Yale Law School, author of the blog BalkinizationRobert Moore, correspondent for Britain's ITV News   Heather O'Reilly, Megan Rapinoe, Ali Krieger and Lori Lindsey, members of the World Cup runner-up U.S. women's soccer teamBill Wolff, executive producer of The Rachel Maddow Show, tells us a little bit about tonight's show: read more

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