September 3, 2010 Archives

September 3, 2010 Archives

Eugene Robinson: Voters Throwing "Temper Tantrum"

Eugene Robinson of the Washington Post joins the Morning Joe gang to elaborate on his latest column, “The spoiled-brat American electorate,” which argues that “the nation demands the impossible: quick, painless solutions to long-term, structural problems.”

WV-Sen: Raese Ad: "We Can't Afford Joe Manchin in the Senate"

In a new ad, West Virginia Republican Senate candidate John Raese attempts to tie Democratic opponent Gov. Joe Manchin to President Obama, honing in on his support of the health care reform law.

Dem Congressman: Extend All Of The Bush Tax Cuts

"Raising taxes right now, which is effectively what you're doing to a lot of the tax cuts to expire, I think does real damage to a very fragile economic recovery," Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA) said on FOX News. Connolly says not extending all of the Bush tax cuts for now would be "unwise."

Obama Doesn't Regret "Summer Of Recovery" Label

FOX News' Major Garrett (on his last day working for the network) asks President Obama if he regrets the label "summer of recovery."

Labor Sec Solis: In Eight Months, Job Market Has Grown

MSNBC: U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis comments on the August jobs report, saying the “engine of growth is small business.”

PA-Sen: Sestak Says Toomey Thinks Job Losses Are "Creative Destruction"

Rep. Joe Sestak (D-PA) joins the Morning Joe gang to comment on this new, lower polling numbers in the Pennsylvania Senate race.

Rep. Pence: "American People Don't Want Another Pep Talk"

Rep. Mike Pence (R-Ind.) on the new economic numbers and the midterm elections.

Obama On Economy: "We're Moving In The Right Direction"

President Barack Obama said that while jobs were being created, "they're not being made as fast as they need to." He also said he would announce a series of proposals designed to create jobs and boost economic growth next week.

DE-Sen: Gov. Chris Christie Endorses Mike Castle

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie supports Delaware Rep. Mike Castle for the U.S. Senate.

Tom DeLay: GOP In "Big Trouble" If Health Care Not Repealed

Former Rep. Tom DeLay (R-TX) says the American people are "scared to death" of President Obama's policies. DeLay says health care reform will destroy our economy.

Ingraham: Is NBC News Defending Saddam Hussein?

Network claims dictator was softening prior to the U.S.-led invasion.

Congresswoman Responds To Black Caucus Scholarship Scandal: "I Was Not Aware Of The Rules"

CNN: Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson responds to accusations regarding charitable scholarships going to family members.

Krauthammer Predicts A "Wave Election" This Fall

Dr. Charles Krauthammer: "And if that number holds, the generic spread of ten, then you get this kind of wave. I think you do get the House, clearly will fall to the Republicans and the Senate will be close."

Maddow Fact Checks Gov. Haley Barbour

MSNBC: Rachel Maddow and The Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson talks about Gov. Haley Barbour’s spin about his own history, and race and life in Mississippi.

Olbermann: America Doesn't Miss George Bush

MSNBC: The Countdown host takes a look at the false facts in Bush political advisor Mark McKinnon’s recent column.

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