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Liberals staunchly opposing Boggs nomination

Liberals staunchly opposing Boggs nomination

05/18/14 10:54AM

A deal with Georgia’s Republican senators led President Obama to nominate Michael Boggs, an anti-abortion, anti-gay judge, to the federal bench, something top Democrats are staunchly opposing. The Washington Post’s Katie Zezima, MSNBC contributor Josh... watch

New-age author seeks California House seat

New-age author seeks California House seat

05/18/14 10:45AM

Celebrity new-age author Marianne Williamson is seeking a career shift into politics and aiming to replace one of the most powerful and senior members of Congress as an Independent. She joins Steve Kornacki to talk about her campaign. watch

Tide turning on charter schools in Newark?

Tide turning on charter schools in Newark?

05/18/14 10:42AM

Currently 1 in 4 schools in Newark are slated to either close or turn into charter schools, but the tide may be turning against charter schools in the city, which former Mayor Cory Booker and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie aimed to make a symbol of... watch

Bizarre development in Miss. Senate race

Bizarre development in Mississippi Senate race

05/18/14 10:25AM

In a bizarre development in the Mississippi race between Republican Sen. Thad Cochran and tea party challenger Chris McDaniel, a blogger who supports the McDaniel campaign broke into the nursing home where Cochran’s wife lives. watch

The politics of commencement speeches

The politics of commencement speeches

05/18/14 10:22AM

Politics are getting in the way of graduation day at many colleges as students and faculty protest announced commencement speakers, many of whom, such as Condoleezza Rice, have cancelled their appearances. L. Joy Williams joins the UP table to discuss. watch

Are social conservatives ready to revolt?

Are social conservatives ready to revolt?

05/17/14 11:14AM

The Guardian's Ana-Marie Cox, Republican strategist Joe Watkins, and Salon's Joan Walsh look at various 2014 races and the possible revolt among social conservatives and the tea party against the GOP establishment. watch

Will Tennant support gun background checks?

Will Tennant support gun background checks?

05/17/14 11:08AM

If Democrat Natalie Tennant is elected senator from West Virginia, she'll have to balance the demands of her party against the politics of her state, which is increasingly trending to the right. Steve Kornacki asks her about Sen. Joe Manchin’s... watch

Twists and turns in PA governor race

Twists and turns in PA governor race

05/17/14 11:06AM

The governor’s race in Pennsylvania is not where anyone thought this race would be on the eve of the Democratic primary. Will Bunch from the Philadelphia Daily News and Republican strategist Joe Watkins discuss with Steve Kornacki. watch

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