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  McDonald's employee: 'It's time to take a stand'

Fast food workers demand livable wages

  Fast food workers in seven cities across the country walked off the job to protest for better pay on Monday. They are calling for a living wage of $15 an hour. The Washington Post’s Michael Fletcher joins NewsNation to discuss the timing and significance of these demonstrations.

Fighting for income inequality

  Fast food workers walked off the job in seven cities on Monday as the president continues his push to raise the minimum wage. Molly Ball and Matt Welch discuss.

The best recipe for economic success in Obama's second term

  The Up panel discuss their prescriptions for America's economic success in Obama's second term and what his legacy will be from a financial perspective.

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  The future of the Obama jobs agenda

The Up panel talks deals that could be brokered regarding the jobs agenda, the role of the sequester, and bargaining tools for both Republicans and Democrats on pushing the president's economic agenda forward.

  What President Obama can accomplish in the remainder of his term

MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell looks at the ambitious agenda President Obama laid out for the remainder of his second term with Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne.

  Tracy Martin speaks to Congress

Joy Reid and Joe Madison join Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss Tracy Martin’s remarks to Congress today, and the right wing reaction to the national dialogue on race relations.

  The roots of the Texas abortion battle sit with Ronald Reagan

Steve Kornacki goes back to the 1980s to discuss the evolution of the abortion issue in the Republican Party.

  The danger of the nuclear option? The tide could turn at any time

The Up panel talks about the dangers of the nuclear option in the Senate: that the majority benefiting today could easily become the unhappy minority of tomorrow.

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President Ronald Reagan listens as he poses for photographers with Queen Elizabeth II at a formal state dinner, March 3, 1983, at the M.H. de Young Museum in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. At left are Prince Philip and first lady Nancy Reagan.

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President Ronald Reagan and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher take a spin around the dance floor in the foyer of the White House during a State Dinner
President Ronald Reagan and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher take a spin around the dance floor in the foyer of the White House during a State Dinner

President Ronald Reagan and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher take a spin around the dance floor in the foyer of the White House during a State Dinner in the Prime Minister's honor in this November 16, 1988, file photo. The state dinner for Thatcher was the 55th and final state dinner of the Reagan p

File photo shows British Prime Minister Thatcher dancing with US President Reagan during State Dinner at White House in Washington
File photo shows British Prime Minister Thatcher dancing with US President Reagan during State Dinner at White House in Washington

U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Britain's Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher dance in the foyer of the White House during a State Dinner in Thatcher's honor in this file photo taken on November 16, 1988 in Washington. The state dinner for Thatcher was the 55th and final state dinner of the Reagan pre