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‘Billionaires for Wealthcare’ crash tea party protest

Rachel Maddow shares video of the witty tea party counterprotests by Billionaires for Wealthcare and then is joined by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, to talk about how progress is being made on the health care reform bill. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Sept. 14, 2009.…

Pete Stark: ‘I wouldn’t dignify you by peeing on your leg’

Rep. Pete Stark had a curt response to a anti-reform constituent at a town hall in Fremont, California. “I wouldn’t dignify you by peeing on your leg,” said Stark. This video is from YouTube, broadcast Sept. 13, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Tea party organizer saw little ‘overt racism’

Tea party organizer Mark Williams told CNN’s Elaine Quijano that he saw ‘very little overt racism’ at the Sept. 12 protests. This video is from CNN’s American Morning, broadcast Sept. 15, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Professor: Obama has right plan to regulate Wall Street

Rachel Maddow discusses the president’s Wall Street speech on the financial crisis with TARP Congressional oversight panel chair Elizabeth Warren. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Sept. 14, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Kanye West makes emotional apology on Leno show

Kanye West appeared on the premiere episode of “The Jay Leno Show” to apologize for interrupting Taylor Swift at the MTV Video Music Awards. This video is from NBC’s The Jay Leno Show, broadcast Sept. 14, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Ron Paul: Federal government ‘one giant toxic asset’

Ron Paul told CNN’s Kiran Chetry that the economy has not recovered from the recession. “They claim there’s a recovery but the recovery ought to be measured by the people working. True, unemployment is now 16%, and the people who lost money have not regained the money. The people who…

Kanye West interrupts Taylor Swift at MTV awards

Music fans became outraged after Kayne West interrupted Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech at the MTV Video Music Awards. This video is from NBC’s Today Show, broadcast Sept. 14, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Snowe: Public option ‘trigger’ off the table for Senate Finance Committee

Sen. Olympia Snowe told CBS’ Bob Schieffer that there will not be a bill from the Senate Finance Committee that includes a public option “trigger.” “It’s not on the table. It won’t be. We’ll be using the co-op as an option at this point as the means for injecting competition…

Lindsey Graham: Public option has been dead ‘a long time’

The White House ready to abandon the public option, according to GOP Senator Lindsey Graham. “I think the public option is dead. It’s probably been dead a long time because the public is very afraid,” Graham told Fox News’ Chris Wallace Sunday. “I think one thing we can say if…

Gibbs: People aren’t upset because Obama is black

White House press secretary Robert Gibbs told CNN’s John King that President Barack Obama doesn’t believe people are protesting him because he is a black man. “I don’t think the president believes that people are upset because of the color of his skin,” said Gibbs. In her Sunday column, Maureen…

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