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Republican presidential candidate and Ohio Governor John Kasich speaks at the New Hampshire GOP's FITN Presidential town hall in Nashua, N.H. Jan. 23, 2016. (Photo by Mary Schwalm/Reuters)

Tales from the trail: Kasich explains the Trump phenomenon

02/19/16 03:31PM

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is very hesitant to ever bring up other Republican presidential candidates on the campaign trail, but one woman's confusion and fears about Donald Trump allowed him to delve into a lengthy explanation of where he sees the support for his party's frontrunner.A woman at Kasich's morning event identified herself... read more

Wesley Clark: We have to reckon with ISIS

Wesley Clark: We have to reckon with ISIS

07/26/15 01:01PM

FBI Director James Comey has said that the Islamic State's ability to inspire Americans to violence is now a greater threat to the homeland than an attack from al Qaeda. Retired Gen. Wesley Clark joins to discuss. watch

Vets train to compete in Triumph Games

Vets train to compete in Triumph Games

06/28/15 01:26PM

The non-profit Our Vet Success has selected 12 world-class veteran athletes to compete later this summer in three rounds of competition. The event will be co-hosted by MSNBC's Patrick Murphy and NBC's Al Roker. watch

Portraying veterans fairly in films

Portraying veterans fairly in films

06/28/15 01:15PM

How accurately are soldiers and veterans portrayed in war films? Chris Marvin, Executive Director of "Got Your 6" joins to talk about how he's working to change the national narrative. watch

Nancy Pelosi talks ISIS and trade bill

Nancy Pelosi talks ISIS and trade bill

05/24/15 01:00PM

Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speaks to Patrick Murphy about the 2016 defense bill, authorizing the war on ISIS and the divide between the White House and Democrats on the trade bill. watch

U.S. military still evolving on LGBT rights

U.S. military still evolving on LGBT rights

04/26/15 01:51PM

Doug Wilson, Truman National Security Project senior fellow, and Emily Tisch Sussman, Center for American Progress campaigns director, join Patrick Murphy to discuss the military’s evolution on LGBT affairs and same-sex marriage. watch

Vets turn experiences into thriving...

Vets turn experiences into thriving businesses

04/26/15 01:41PM

Veterans Mark Rockefeller and Matthew Griffin turned their experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan into thriving businesses that give back to their fellow veterans. They join to discuss their respective start-ups "Streetshares" and "Combat Flip-flops." watch

Jeh Johnson speaks to American resilience

Jeh Johnson speaks to American resilience

04/26/15 01:13PM

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson joins Patrick Murphy to discuss the resilience Americans have shown in the face of terror threats, as well as the response to the anniversaries of the Oklahoma City and Boston bombings. watch

Jeh Johnson discusses drone program

Jeh Johnson discusses drone program

04/26/15 01:01PM

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson sits down with Patrick Murphy to talk about the department’s vigilant efforts to keep America safe, including the controversial U.S. drone program. watch

The military's role on college campuses

The military's role on college campuses

03/28/15 01:33PM

Tommy Sowers, former Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs and Visiting Assistant Professor at Duke, talks with Patrick Murphy about how ROTC programs have groomed people into future leaders, how the VA reforms are working, and the battle for Iraq. watch

'Mighty Moms' care for vets returned from war

'Mighty Moms' care for vets returned from war

03/22/15 01:43PM

A group of women known as the "Mighty Moms of Walter Reed" live at the military hospital in Maryland to help care for their sons and daughters who have returned from war with traumatic injuries. Kevin Ferris, co-author of "Unbreakable Bonds" and Julie... watch

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MSNBC contributor Patrick Murphy will host a one-hour discussion about veterans issues live from the National September 11 Memorial in lower Manhattan on Sunday, Nov. 10 at noon ET. Murphy, a former Congressman (D-PA) and Iraq War veteran, will look at issues affecting the veteran community. MSNBC will also premiere “Wounded: The Battle Back Home” – a documentary produced by Wounded Warrior Project. This will be the first of twelve documentaries produced by Wounded Warrior Project to air on... read more

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