Cenk talks to former White House adviser Ron Haskins and Professor Tricia Rose about Mitt Romney attacking President Obama’s welfare legislation. Democratic strategist David “Mudcat” Saunders weighs in on the culture of corruption in banking and politics and why Eric Cantor is “bought and paid for.” Cenk digs into more emails from Stratfor — this time all about Mitt Romney! Plus, General Mills sees protests against the company for supporting marriage equality.
The state executed Marvin Wilson, a man who had an IQ of only 61 points, below Texas’ definition of “mentally retarded.” Cenk asks, “What kind of a barbaric party celebrates these kind of executions?” watch video
Mitt Romney’s new ad attacking President Obama’s plan “to gut welfare reform” sounds a lot like attacks on poor Americans by other conservatives, from President Reagan to Rush Limbaugh. watch video
Cenk talks to Mudcat Saunders, the longtime Democratic strategist now working for Virginia’s Wayne Powell (running against Rep. Eric Cantor), about the culture of corruption on Wall Street and in Washington. watch video
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