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Baucus billed booed at Obama rally

President Barack Obama asked University of Maryland students to help him pass health care reform at a rally Thursday. Boos could be heard as the president mentioned a bill from Senate Finance Committee chaired by Sen. Max Baucus. This video is from MSNBC Dr. Nancy, broadcast Sept. 17, 2009. Download…

Carter expands remarks on racism

Speaking at Emory University, President Jimmy Carter again cited racism as a factor in the protests against President Obama. This video is from CNN.com, broadcast Sept. 17, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Wilson to Carter: ‘Get focused on the issue’

Joe Wilson told The Washington Times that President Jimmy Carter’s claim that racism was behind his outburst was a distraction. “I would just tell him “hey, you need to get focused on the issue [of health care reform].’” The Washington Times has more details here. This video is from CNN’s…

Stewart: Congress on ‘jackass carousel’ of demanding apologies

Democrats demanded that Joe Wilson apologize on the House floor for shouting “You lie!” at the President during an address to a joint session of Congress. Wilson refused to apologize on the House floor. Jon Stewart notes that Wilson once demanded an apology of Sen. John Kerry for opposing the…

Olbermann sites 37 examples of race used against Obama

Countdown’s Keith Olbermann reflects on former President Jimmy Carter’s accusation that racism is at the root of many of the attacks on President Barack Obama and finds ample evidence to support the claim. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast Sept. 16, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Ex-Cigna exec: Baucus bill only benefits insurance companies

Wendell Potter, former Vice President of Corporate Communications at CIGNA, discusses why insurance companies are the only ones who stand to benefit from the Baucus health care bill. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast Sept. 16, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Steele: Carter trying to ‘color’ the debate

RNC Chairman Michael Steele told Fox News’ Jon Scott that Rep. Joe Wilson’s outburst during President Barack Obama’s speech to a joint session of Congress wasn’t racially motivated. This video is from Fox News’ Happening Now, broadcast Sept. 16, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Woman beaten in front of child may be hate crime

CBS Atlanta reported: Witnesses to a beating at a Morrow Cracker Barrel are talking to CBS Atlanta about what they call a “shocking hate crime.” Ginger Ellis loves her three grandchildren. She was especially taken by the 7-year-old girl in the tutu, skipping into the Cracker Barrel in Mororw with…

Eric Michael Dyson debates Frank Luntz on racism in politics

Jimmy Carter believes there is a racial component to the opposition to President Barack Obama. Conservative pollster Frank Luntz disagrees. This video is from NBC’s Today Show, broadcast Sept. 16, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Colbert: Corporations should get a vote for every dollar

The Supreme Court is strike down campaign finance laws that limit contributions from corporations. Colbert explains why corporations should have the same rights as people. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report, broadcast Sept. 15, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

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