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updated 5/15/2013 8:16:16 PM ET 2013-05-16T00:16:16

On Tuesday's Very Last Word, MSNBC's Ari Melber explained the difference between top-down and bottom-up political scandals, and how Richard Nixon was the progenitor of the top-down kind. Also, Joy Reid talked about how two military officials tasked with overseeing sexual assault cases could commit assaults themselves.

On Tuesday’s Very Last Word, MSNBC’s Ari Melber explained the difference between top-down and bottom-up political scandals, and how Richard Nixon was the progenitor of the top-down kind. Also, Joy Reid talked about how two military officials tasked with overseeing sexual assault cases could commit assaults themselves.

Video: Very Last Word: Top-down vs. bottom-up political scandals

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