Sign up for the MSNBC newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

Let our news meet your inbox

The Last Word

The woman behind Social Security

copied!

In the Rewrite, MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell continues his love letter to FDR Labor Secretary and first female Cabinet member Frances Perkins with a look at the challenges America's most popular social program faced in its early years and how modern Democrats stayed true to the Roosevelt-Perkins principles.Apr.12.2013

The Last Word

  • Canadian PM: Let’s return to ‘business as usual’

    09:32
  • Investigator reacts to Brown autopsy

    08:35
  • Paper obtains official Michael Brown autopsy

    16:09
  • Fmr. Blackwater security guards convicted

    01:22
  • K-9 Unit Stops White House fence jumper

    03:24
  • Attack on Canada’s Parliament

    01:39

BEST OF MSNBC

Play All