Politico’s Rachel Smolkin and Time’s Michael Crowley discuss the Department of Justice’s controversial and sweeping use of subpoenas to secretly collect phone records from journalists at the Associated Press.
A political panel joins MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts to talk about the 2016 presidential race.
In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing and the police action that followed, both Sen. Rand Paul and his father former Rep. Ron Paul have grabbed headlines. MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell has more in his latest Rewrite.
Rachel Maddow discusses the lucrative nature of pandering to the conspiracy-minded fringe in America, and raises concerns about those fringe conspiracy theories being treated with credulity by Republicans who hold national office.
Karl Rove rates presidencies, evolution continues to baffle Republicans, and that Philadelphia accent could be a thing of the past.
The Boston bombings are starting to change tone of immigration debate in Washington. Howard Fineman and Joy Reid join Chris Matthews to talk about how – and if those wanting to put off the reforms will have their day.
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. is questioned by reporters in an elevator as he leaves a GOP policy meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 7, 2013. Call it Rand's Stand: a nearly 13-hour filibuster on the Senate floor that is thrusting a tea party hero back into the national spotlight. Paul's
Former U.S. congressman Ron Paul shakes hands on Parliament Hill in Ottawa March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS)
A Ron Paul rally on Sunday in Tampa, Fla., drew a crowd that included Will and Candice Hoover and their children.
Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, cheer as Paul speaks at the University of California at Berkeley, Calif., Thursday, April 5, 2012.