Trump’s Latest ‘Doozie’ Judge Nominee Struggles At Confirmation | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

>>>EVERYBODY THOUGHT TODAY’S>>>EVERYBODY THOUGHT TODAY’S HEARING FOR TRUMP’S LATEST. HEARING FOR TRUMP’S LATEST. REPORTEDLY WORKS ON STEPHEN MILL REPORTEDLY WORKS ON STEPHEN MILL IR’S POLICY GROUP. IR’S POLICY GROUP. A LOT OF PEOPLE THOUGHT THE A LOT OF PEOPLE THOUGHT THE FOCUS FOR THIS NOMINEE WOULD BE FOCUS FOR THIS NOMINEE WOULD BE ABOUT HIS […]

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Can ‘baby bonds’ help the U.S. close its staggering racial wealth gap?

Can ‘baby bonds’ help the U.S. close its staggering racial wealth gap?

JUDY WOODRUFF: The problem of inequality has gotten much attention since the economy beganrecovering from the financial crisis.Wages have grown slowly, and it took years for some to recover losses from the housingcrash.But many have not.And, increasingly, there’s concern about a racial wealth gap.That is the focus of our Making Sense report tonight from economics […]

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Breaking News – Hillary DROPPED OUT of the race!

Breaking News – Hillary DROPPED OUT of the race!

breaking newsbreaking newsbreaking newspresidential candidate Hillary Clintonhas just announced she will be dropping out of the presidential racemaking Donald Trumpperhaps the next president of the united statesabout five minutes ago they announcedoh my godshe just dropped out and announce yes about five minutes agooh my godso Trump’s the president?Donald Trump will be most likely the […]

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The 1619 Project details the legacy of slavery in America

The 1619 Project details the legacy of slavery in America

>>Sreenivasan: TODAY, “THE NEWYORK TIMES” PUBLISHED THE PRINTEDITION OF THE 1619 PROJECT.THE NAME MARKS THIS MONTH’S400th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARRIVALOF THE FIRST ENSLAVEDPEOPLE BROUGHT FROM AFRICA TOTHE THEN-VIRGINIA COLONY.THE “TIMES” SAYS THE PROJECTAIMS TO REFRAME THE COUNTRY’SHISTORY UNDERSTANDING 1619 ISOUR TRUE FOUNDING AND PLACINGTHE CONSEQUENCES OF SLAVERYAND THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF BLACKAMERICANS AT THE VERY CENTER […]

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Biden appeals to South Carolina voters after stumbles on abortion, race   PBS NewsHour

Biden appeals to South Carolina voters after stumbles on abortion, race PBS NewsHour

Biden appeals to South Carolina voters after stumbles on abortion, race PBS NewsHourSubscribe to Here”s the Deal, our politics newsletter for analysis you won”t find anywhereelse.Thank you. Please check your inbox to confirm.Joe Biden has sat atop the crowded Democratic presidential field from virtually the moment he joined the race, leading the polls, raking in […]

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How Trump’s controversial tweets are exposing a party divide on race

How Trump’s controversial tweets are exposing a party divide on race

JUDY WOODRUFF: The firestorm over President Trump’s racist rhetoric spread to CapitolHill today, where a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives is uniting Democrats andtesting Republicans’ willingness to criticize the commander in chief.Lisa Desjardins begins with how the day’s events unfolded.LISA DESJARDINS: Two days after the president’s initial tweets, today, Senate Majority LeaderRepublican Mitch […]

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How newly discovered audio is reviving debate over Reagan’s legacy on race

How newly discovered audio is reviving debate over Reagan’s legacy on race

AMNA NAWAZ:  A recently unearthed audio recording of Ronald Reagan from 1971 has raised questionsabout the former president’s views on race. Lisa Desjardins takes a closer look now at the comments made nearly fifty years ago,and Reagan’s complicated legacy. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE)LISA DESJARDINS, PBS NEWSHOUR POLITICS CORRESPONDENT:  In the early 1970s, Ronald Reagan was governorof California, […]

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