Democratic Mayor of Newark, NJ Cory Booker and Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill., share details from the new documentary, “Making it Count,” which goes behind the scenes of the Democratic and Republican National Conventions.
New polls show the president’s approval rating up 9 points since the end of the Republican National Convention. Will the momentum carry him through to November? Patricia Murphy of Citizen Jane Politics and Dana Milbank of the Washington Post join Rev. Al Sharpton.
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow talks with NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent, Andrea Mitchell, about the prominence of military themes in the Democratic National Convention as compared with the near total absence of any mention of the military at the Republican National Convention.
The msnbc host discusses the race for the White House, outlining what President Obama needs to do with his campaign and reviewing GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s performance at the Republican National Convention.
Sen. Kelly Ayotte stands on stage during a soundcheck with stage manager Howard Kolins during the Republican National Convention on Tuesday.
U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) addresses the second session of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida August 28, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Members of the family of Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell look at their mobile phones after the speech by Senator John McCain (R-AZ) during the third day of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida, August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)
Sam Brownback speaks at the 2008 Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota September 4, 2008. REUTERS/Mike Segar