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Impact of Gadhafi's death on Obama

Impact of Gadhafi's death on Obama

10/20/11 08:00PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell get analysis and reaction from MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell, The Atlantic’s Steve Clemons, Time Magazine’s Bobby Ghosh and Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson. watch

Gadhafi's tortured history with U.S....

Gadhafi's tortured history with U.S. presidents

10/20/11 08:00PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell discusses why President Obama aimed to kill Gadhafi after George W. Bush made peace with him. MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell, The Atlantic’s Steve Clemons, Time Magazine’s Bobby Ghosh and Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson join... watch

First Word: Thursday, October 20

First Word: Thursday, October 20

10/20/11 08:00PM

It’s hard out there for a dictator trying to deal with the United States. First, Ronald Reagan tries to kill Gadhafi. Then, George W. Bush makes peace with him. Then, Barack Obama kills him. Go figure. watch

Herman Cain speaking at the Western Republican Leadership Conference at in Las Vegas on Wednesday.

Herman Cain rewrites abortion comment

10/20/11 07:29PM

Herman Cain is in damage control mode with conservatives after suspiciously pro-choice, liberal-sounding comments he made on abortion. The Republican tried to clarify his position to Christian Broadcast News. The newly released statement reads:"Yesterday in an interview with Piers Morgan on CNN, I was asked questions about abortion policy... read more

AbFab advice: 'Tax the stupid people!'

10/20/11 06:29PM

Where are the current Republican candidates for president getting their ideas?Ron Paul has said we have so many laws that our freedom and liberty are being taken away and that you can now break a law without even knowing you've done so. Earlier this week, he told an audience that he doesn't think banning marijuana is the government&... read more

Obama talks killing of Moammar Khaddafy

10/20/11 05:28PM

 President Obama called the death of Moammar Khaddafy a "momentous day in the history of Libya." Speaking from the White House, today the president addressed the ousted leader's dramatic demise and Libya's successful bid to end that regime."The dark shadow of tyranny has been lifted. And with this enormous promise, the... read more

First Word: Thursday, October 20

10/20/11 03:42PM

We're leading the show with breaking news out of Libya and we'll delve deeper into what Khaddafy's death means for President Obama. Here's a round-up of stories on our radar right now.End of a regime: U.S. officials confirm Khaddafy killed. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's 'wow' moment after learning about... read more

Focus on the millionaire family

Focus on the millionaire family

10/19/11 10:42PM

People are starting to catch on to the fact Herman Cain's 999 plan translates to the majority of Americans paying more in taxes. Who will pay more specifically? We crunched the numbers on two hypothetical families: A family of four making $50,000 per year — married, filing jointly, with two dependent children — and a similar type of family... read more

Tax increases under 999 plan

Tax increases under 999 plan

10/19/11 08:00PM

Who thinks Herman Cain's 999 plan is a good idea? Donald Trump. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell breaks down the real numbers with Washington Post editorial writer Jonathan Capehart. watch

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About The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

Lawrence O’Donnell brings his extraordinary background in politics and entertainment to “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,” airing weeknights on MSNBC. Drawing upon his experience as a former chief of staff on the Senate Finance Committee and as an Emmy-winning executive producer and writer of “The West Wing,” O’Donnell gives the last word and rewrites the most compelling stories of the day.

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