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The president's 'trust me' defense of PRISM

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 4:38pm
    

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Inside China’s view of the world

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 4:16pm
    

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Newark mayor to announce bid for late senator's seat Saturday

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 3:22pm
Newark Mayor Cory Booker will officially announce his bid to succeed the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg this weekend, NBC News has confirmed. Booker will make his announcement this Saturday, capping off a week of quiet political scrambling since the 89-year-old Lautenberg died on Monday. Republican Gov. Chris Christie set a special election timeline to fill the open seat on Tuesday, announcing an Augu...    

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20,997 days, 57 years, 25,000 votes: Dingell becomes longest-serving member of Congress

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 2:38pm
On Friday, Democratic Rep. John Dingell of Michigan added another achievement next to his name in the history books, serving his 20,997th day on Capitol Hill to become the longest-serving member of Congress ever. In his 57 years in Congress, Dingell has worked with 11 presidents, 11 speakers of the House, cast more than 25,000 votes, and served as the chairman of the powerful Energy and Commerce C...    

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‘Gang of Eight’ hoping to secure 70 votes for bill

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 2:27pm
    

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Global economy a main focus of China Summit

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 2:27pm
    

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Has America experienced a massive invasion of privacy?

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 2:27pm
    

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Sen. Merkley on PRISM: ‘I had no idea about it’

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 1:53pm
    

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Obama defends government spying

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 1:26pm
    

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They're off! Immigration debate begins on Senate floor

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 1:09pm
Aaaand they’re off. Senators began a preliminary discussion of a comprehensive immigration bill Friday, kicking off what will be a weeks-long tussle over the first sweeping attempt to overhaul the nation’s immigration system since 2007. Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid repeated Friday morning that he wants a final vote on the legislation before the Senate recesses for the July 4 holida...    

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Obama: Health care overhaul 'working the way it's supposed to'

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:53pm
Amid indications that the public has soured somewhat on his signature health care overhaul, President Barack Obama on Friday sought to highlight benefits of the law already in place and emphasize many of its forthcoming advantages. “This is the way the law was designed to work. But since everyone's saying how it's not going to happen, I think it's important for us to recognize and acknowledge that...    

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Obama defends NSA: ‘Nobody is listening’ to calls

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:36pm
    

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Outrage grows over more NSA revelations

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:25pm
    

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Ranking the 2016 Republicans in the NBC/WSJ poll

MSNBC: Politics - Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:19pm
Since last December, the NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll has been measuring the favorability-unfavorability numbers for the potential 2016 candidates. And here’s a fun little exercise First Read has undertaken: We've ranked the Republican possibilities by popularity -- among GOP respondents in the poll, as well conservatives respondents. There are two big findings: One, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), ...    

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