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Turning point between Cheney and Bush

Turning point between Cheney and Bush

08/30/11 08:00PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell talks to Bart Gellman, author of "Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency,” on why the fight at Attorney General John Ashcroft's hospital bedside damaged the pair’s relationship. watch

The Rick Perry Venn diagram

The Rick Perry Venn diagram

08/30/11 05:00PM

Mother Jones put together an interesting visual aid disputing Rick Perry's latest claims on Social Security. The Venn diagram compares Social Security and Ponzi schemes, a favorite talking point of the Texas governor.Over the weekend, the Republican presidential candidate told a group of voters Social Security is nothing but a "monstrous lie," a "Ponzi scheme" that young Americans buy into. He views it as unconstitutional and something that should be handed over to the states to sort out. read more

First Word: August 30, 2011

08/30/11 03:06PM

Happy Tuesday. Dick Cheney's book hit the shelves today, so we'll separate the facts from fiction later. What are stories are you reading now?Dick Cheney defends war, waterboarding in new bookIn new memoir, Dick Cheney tries to rewrite historyATF official with role in gun operation leavesWill Obama go bold on jobs plan?Rick Perry leads in an older, Southern partyWhat Hurricane Irene can teach us about the jobs crisis read more

Wilson and Plame talk Cheney book

08/29/11 11:08PM

In a Last Word exclusive, former CIA officer Valerie Plame and her husband, former U.S. ambassador Joe Wilson join the show to discuss Cheney's controversial new book, which addresses the now infamous CIA leak case. read more

Obama taps labor economist for new team

Obama taps labor economist for new team

08/29/11 08:00PM

As many federal officials remain focused on the clean up efforts after Irene, President Obama turned his focus back to jobs. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell discusses his jobs plan with The Washington Post’s Jonathan Capehart. watch

Cheney’s version of history

Cheney’s version of history

08/29/11 08:00PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell talks to former CIA officer Valerie Plame and her husband, former U.S. ambassador Joe Wilson about new revelations in Dick Cheney’s book. watch

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