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Contrasting words with deeds in Republican tax policy

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Paul Krugman, Nobel Prize-winning economist, New York Times columnist and author of "End This Depression Now!" talks with Rachel Maddow about why Republican leaders who aren't held in check by Democrats are pushing tax policy that punishes the poor and working class and benefits the wealthy, despite the lessons of the 2012 election.