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Why unemployment 'doesn't matter' to Santorum

03/20/12 08:00AM

With high unemployment and jobs as voters' top concern this election year, Rick Santorum said something to Republicans in Illinois yesterday that, when taken out of context, seemed unwise."I don't care what the unemployment rate's going to be. Doesn't matter to me." These five seconds, in isolation, made Mitt Romney's campaign as gleeful as they've been in quite a while.And though I'm generally not in the habit of defending Rick Santorum, in this case, he's getting a raw deal. read more

Morning Maddow: March 20

Morning Maddow: March 20

03/20/12 07:41AM

 It's officially Spring!It's also Republican budget day!According to NY Times statistics whiz Nate Silver, Santorum's chances in Illinois don't look so good.Politico begins to pen the Gingrich campaign's obituary.The Justice Department will investigate the death of Trayvon Martin.A bank permanently closes a branch on a college campus, citing constant Occupy protests.Maybe the best protest ever? Knit your congressman some lady parts.   read more

Links for the 3/19 TRMS

Links for the 3/19 TRMS

03/20/12 01:25AM

As is usually the case when the show is mostly original journalism, there weren't many references tonight, but there were a few. Of particular interest are the Nuclear Threat Initiative links. read more

Special equipment for an extremely special...

Special equipment for an extremely special job

03/19/12 08:00PM

Andrew Bieniawski of the NNSA Office of Global Threat Reduction, and NNSA nuclear engineer Chuck Messick, talk with TRMS producer Vanessa Silverton-Peel about the extreme care taken in the process of removing and transporting Mexican nuclear material... watch

Mexico's nuclear reactor up close

Mexico's nuclear reactor up close

03/19/12 08:00PM

Louis Longoria, ININ Research director, guides Rachel Maddow on a tour of Mexico's Nuclear Research Institute's reactor, including how the nuclear material is handled, monitored and sealed in secure containers. watch

Nuclear cargo too dangerous to fly

Nuclear cargo too dangerous to fly

03/19/12 08:00PM

Sarah Dickerson, NNSA threat reduction director, talks with Rachel Maddow about the extreme care taken in shipping highly enriched uranium back to the United States from Mexico's National Nuclear Research Institute where the nuclear reactor is being... watch

Nearly nuclear-free south of the border

Nearly nuclear-free south of the border

03/19/12 08:00PM

Sarah Dickerson, NNSA threat reduction director, talks with Rachel Maddow about the Treaty of Tlatelolco and the success the NNSA has had clearing the countries south of the United States of weapons-useable nuclear material. watch

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