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The Last Word

Republicans continue to grasp for straws to explain loss

Sen. John McCain says women's issues held Republicans back. The National Review calls for an end to the Ames Straw poll. But MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell says there's another reason: President Obama was just a better candidate. MSNBC political analysts Karen Finney and David Corn join the discussion.


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