NBC’s Chuck Todd reports on reactions from Republicans on the president’s speech, including from Speaker John Boehner and John Huntsman. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell asks how the president plans to push a bill through. watch
Tonight, we'll bring you President Obama's address to Congress on jobs along with post-speech analysis. Here's a look at headlines we're following now. What about you?President Obama jobs speech comes with high stakesMichele Bachmann to unofficially rebut Obama’s speech, againRick Perry and Willard M. Romney twist records in... read more
The countdown to the NBC News/Politico Republican Presidential Debate has pundit-world anticipating which Republican party will be presented to voters tonight. Earlier debates showcased extreme right-wing positions candidates have adopted on the economy and science to placate their fervent tea party base.Jon Huntsman refuses to be a part of that. read more
There's no Last Word tonight due to the special Republican debate at 8pm ET on msnbc. Instead, Lawrence will be giving post-game analysis. You won't want to miss that, or the list of good reads below.The Gipper's ghost haunts GOP-ers as they head to Reagan Library debateWill Rick Perry and Willard Romney mix it up at tonight'... read more
As Lawrence mentioned in tonight's Rewrite, tomorrow the Senate Appropriations Committee will be voting on an Agriculture Appropriations Bill that passed in the House back in June. The version that cleared the House (which you can read in its entirety here) included deep cuts to emergency food assistance. Cuts that United Nations officials... read more
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