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Nation shows support for Ferguson library

Nation shows support for Ferguson library

12/20/14 07:53AM

Scott Bonner, director of the Ferguson Public Library, talks with Alex Witt about the jump in donations the library is receiving from across the country after it announced it would stay open despite other organizations’ decision to close in the wake of vi watch

Franco, Rogen react to Sony hacking fallout

James Franco, Seth Rogen react to Sony hacking fallout

12/20/14 07:35AM

New York Times Culture Reporter Dave Itzkoff joins Alex Witt to discuss James Franco and Seth Rogen’s reaction to the international firestorm that has erupted over their film, “The Interview,” as well as how Sony Pictures’ decision to pull its release wi watch

Marking two years since Sandy Hook

Marking two years since Sandy Hook

12/14/14 01:17PM

David Altimari, reporter for the Hartford Courant, discusses with Alex Witt how the Newtown community is remembering the two year anniversary of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School that left 20 children and 6 adults dead, and how they are re watch

FBI investigates hanging death of black teen

FBI investigates hanging death of black teen

12/14/14 12:53PM

Rev. Gregory Taylor, pastor of the Lennon Lacy family, joins Alex Witt to discuss the reaction in the North Carolina town where the FBI is investigating the hanging death of a 17-year-old black teenager that was originally declared a suicide. watch

Is cheap oil bad for the US economy?

Is cheap oil bad for the US economy?

12/14/14 12:17PM

Jared Bernstein, former Chief Economist for Vice President Biden and Senior Fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, joins Alex Witt to illustrate the large-scale impact of falling oil prices on the U.S. economy, as well as the implications o watch

Senate approves $1.1 trillion spending bill

Senate approves $1.1 trillion spending bill

12/14/14 12:04PM

Sen. Benjamin Cardin, D-Md., breaks down for Alex Witt which elements of the $1.1 trillion budget bill that passed the Senate late Saturday Democrats wanted, and which ones were a result of a compromise with Republicans. watch

Budget battle continues in the Senate

Budget battle continues in the Senate

12/13/14 01:18PM

Rep. John Sarbanes, D-Md., shares with Alex Witt the latest he’s hearing on the Senate vote to approve the $1.1 trillion spending package, as well as what he anticipates will happen when the Homeland Security budget runs out in February. watch

Will nationwide protests bring change?

Will nationwide protests bring change?

12/13/14 01:04PM

Ekow Yankah from Cardozo School of Law, Jason Johnson from Hiram College and The Washington Post's Radley Balko discuss if the nationwide protests in the wake of the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner have formed into a movement and what the demonstr watch

Interrogator reacts to CIA torture report

Interrogator reacts to CIA torture report

12/13/14 12:54PM

Robert McFadden, Senior Vice President at The Soufan Group and former NCIS Special Agent-in-Charge, shares his insight with Alex Witt on the efficacy of torture and the debate inside the intelligence community about the CIA interrogation and detention pro watch

Senate takes on spending bill

Senate takes on spending bill

12/13/14 12:43PM

Former Bush-Cheney Senior Advisor Robert Traynham and former Democratic Vermont Governor and DNC Chairman Howard Dean join Alex Witt to discuss who has the most at stake in the ‘Cromnibus’ fight over a provision rolling back limits on big banks, and wheth watch

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