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GOP leader: Rebuild party based on ‘sanctity of marriage’

Fox News’ Chris Wallace talked with Republican congressmen Eric Cantor and Mike Pence. Cantor is in line to take the number two position for Republicans in the House. Pence is set for the number three spot. Pence stressed that after a major loss to Democrats in Tuesday’s election, Republicans would…

Podesta: Obama has ‘real mandate for change’

Fox News’ Chris Wallace talked with John Podesta who is co-chairman of Barack Obama’s transition team. Podesta told Wallace they are “moving aggressively to try to build out that core economic team, the national security team.” Podesta didn’t provide a precise date for the selection of key cabinet members. “He…

Palin: Reporters ‘stinkers’ for leaks and rumors

Sarah spoke to reporters for the first time since returning to Alaska. Palin responded to leaked attacks from former campaign colleagues by calling some members of the press ‘stinkers.’ Keith Olbermann and Bloomberg News’ Margaret Carlson talk about the breaking news of Sarah Palin’s response to the leaked attacks, and…

MSNBC: Reid asked Lieberman to give up chairmanship

MSNBC’s Mike Viqueira reported that Sen. Harry Reid has asked Sen. Joe Lieberman to step down as chairman of the Homeland Security and Gov’t Affairs Committee. This video is from MSNBC’s News Live, broadcast November 7, 2008. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Students asked not to say Obama’s name

School officials at a Mississippi junior high school threatened to discipline students for speaking the name of president-elect Barack Obama. WAPT reported: “Reporters with 16 WAPT News received several calls from upset parents that said a school bus driver told the children on a Pearl school bus that if they…

Not guilty pleas by alleged white supremacists

The two men accused of hatching a plot to kill Barack Obama and dozens of other black people have entered not guilty pleas in court. Daniel Cowart and Paul Schlesselman were arrested last month, and are being held in custody without bond. This video is from The Associated Press, broadcast…

Nicole Wallace: Palin is ‘most un-diva politician’

NBC’s Meredith Vieira talked with Nicole Wallace who was a senior advisor the McCain campaign. Wallace defended Sarah Palin against rumors and criticisms coming from other unnamed sources within the McCain campaign. Wallace said that Palin did nothing wrong and is the “most un-diva politician” that she had ever known.…

Sen. Clinton: Emanuel is ‘an excellent choice’

ABC’s Claire Shipman reviewed the biography of Rahm Emanuel who has accepted the job as Barack Obama’s chief of staff. Senator Hillary Clinton said that Emanuel is “an excellent choice.” Clinton spoke at a news conference prior to being honored at New York’s newly refurbished Intrepid Sea, Air & Space…

Daily Show: ‘Sarah Palin is so dumb…’

The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart reflects on news reports where insiders with John McCain’s campaign seem to be criticizing Sarah Palin. Stewart and Wyatt Cenac use the opportunity to make jokes at Palin’s expense. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast November 6, 2008. Download video via…

Nate Silver: Lawyers should review Alaska election

Rachel Maddow delivers news on some of the races that weren’t even called on election day, or have yet to be announced. She’s joined by fivethirtyeight.com’s Nate Silver. Silver said that there are unanswered questions about why the election results in Alaska are very different from final polls. This video…

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