It's a weekend of commemoration of the ideals of the civil rights movement as tens of thousands of people are gathering in Washington D.C., just as they did 50 years ago when Martin Luther King Jr. delivered one of the most moving and best-remembered... watch
Steve Kornacki describes Jack Germond as "a throwback character" whose passion was politics and his love horse races—"the real ones and the political ones." A man who "wasn't driven by ideology," but instead by a passion for politics, getting a good scoop, and reporting it well.
"He had no problem with horse race journalism—as long as it was good horse race journalism," Kornacki said Sunday.
Jack Germond passed away last week at the age of 85. read more