MHP: Obama Surrogates Refuse to Stay in Line

Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker isn't the only one out of step with Obama, says Melissa Harris-Perry.


As President Barack Obama campaigns for re-election, he's wrangling his team of Democratic allies, but not everyone is getting in line. Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker spoke out last week on Meet the Press, declaring that the Democrats' attack on Mitt Romney's Bain Capital experience was "nauseating." On Saturday's Melissa Harris-Perry show on MSNBC, the host and her guests discussed why and how Obama's surrogates are not backing up their leader.

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