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  In rare interview, Bob Dole laments current-day GOP

GOP's lurch right leaves party centrists behind

  Steve Schmidt, Republican political strategist and former senior strategist to the 2008 McCain/Palin campaign, talks with Rachel Maddow about the extent of the rightward drift of the Republican Party, rendering it unrecognizeable to recent former Republican stalwarts.

Paul, Cruz, Gohmert proving Bob Dole right on state of GOP

  The Washington Post’s Nia-Malika Henderson and MSNBC host Karen Finney join Martin Bashir to discuss how several prominent Republicans in the House and Senate are proving correct Bob Dole’s comments Sunday – that the GOP may need to hang a sign reading “closed for repairs.”

Bob Dole criticizes the Republican Party

  Democratic strategist Julian Epstein reacts to Bob Dole’s comments that the GOP should “rethink its direction” and “produce a positive agenda.”

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  Bob Dole through the years

Take a look through the life of Bob Dole, soldier and long-time public servant.

US Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole poin
US Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole poin

ELIZABETHTOWN, PA - OCTOBER 2: US Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole points toward cheering supporters at a campaign rally at the Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, 02 October. Dole flew from Washington, DC, to Harrisburg, PA for a quick campaign rally before returning to

Former US Senator Bob Dole (R-KS) introd
Former US Senator Bob Dole (R-KS) introd

Former US Senator Bob Dole (R-KS) introduces Governor Kathleen Sebelius (D-KS) during the Senate Finance Committee hearing to be secretary of Health and Human Services on April 2, 2009 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO / Tim Sloan


President Clinton, right, shakes hands with Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole following their second presidential debate at the Shiley Theatre at the University of San Diego Wednesday, Oct. 16, 1996. (AP Photo/Win McNamee, pool)