Student athletes get a lot of attention, but it is important to ask what they actually need. Myron Rolle, a former college football player, delivers an opening statement before the Senate Commerce Committee hearing on College Athletes and Academics.
Mayor Emanuel, City Council Approve Ordinance to Increase Minimum Wage in Chicago
Mayor Emanuel, City Council approve ordinance to increase minimum wage in Chicago to $13 by 2019. Sun-Times reporter, Fran Spielman questions Rahm Emanuel and Alderman Patrick O'Connor on the minimum wage ordinance.
GOP House Leader Steve Scalise Courted White Supremacists
An aide to House GOP majority whip Steve Scalise admits Republican House Leader Scalise likely spoke at a 2002 conference hosted by former KKK leader "David Duke" before the Neo-Nazi/White Supremacist group. Political reporter Benjy Sarlin joins to discuss.
Montel Williams: Rep. Tom Coburn 'Disgraces' Veterans by Blocking Bill
Tom Coburn's final act as a U.S. senator hurts thousands of veterans by blocking a bill to help suicide prevention. Ed Schultz is joined by Montel Williams who gives an impassioned plea for the need for Congress to help our veterans.