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Wasserman Schultz: Midterms Not A Referendum On Obama

DAVID GREGORY: Is the issue in the fall a referendum on President Obama? REP. DEBBIE WASSERMAN SCHULTZ: No, absolutely not. The-- DAVID GREGORY: It's not? REP. DEBBIE WASSERMAN SCHULTZ: No. In a midterm election, and even like I said in 2012, these elections, particularly the Senate elections, are referendums on the candidates running. I mean, if they were not, you would have seen the states where Mitt Romney won-- (OVERTALK) DAVID GREGORY: But these Democrats...

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Jim Stergios: One-Size-Fits-All Education -- Preparing Tomorrow's Leaders for Community College

Jim Stergios, president of Boston’s Pioneer Institute, compares the high standards of Massachusetts’ charter schools with the proposed national Common Core standards. He also discusses how a compliance-focused regime has promoted Common Core despite its lack of legislative support. Listen to the rest of Real Clear Radio Hour with Bill Frezza here.

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Megan McArdle: The Power Of Learning From Failure -- An American Success Story

Megan McArdle, journalist and author of The Up Side of Down, explains how preparing for and learning and moving on from failure are not only instrumental in achieving success, but part of the American character.  She illustrates with examples from George Washington and Mark Twain to Solyndra and GM. Listen to the rest of Real Clear Radio Hour with Bill Frezza here.

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David Brooks On Ranch Dispute: Seems "More Like Pseudo-Militia Activity Than Genuine Rebellion"

JUDY WOODRUFF: So, David, is this something — I mean, does this man have a legitimate grievance against the federal government? DAVID BROOKS: Not the way he’s doing it. I mean, he’s self-discrediting, the way he’s doing it. You know, you go out West and you hear grievous against the BLM constantly. There’s — and I think there’s probably a lot of frustration with working with the BLM. But it comes in

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Obama Weekly Address: President Offers Easter And Passover Greetings

White House: In this week's address, the President offers his warmest greetings as millions of Americans prepare to celebrate Easter, and recounts the Passover Seder he hosted at the White House earlier this week, joining Jewish families around the world in their celebration. PRESIDENT OBAMA: Hi, everybody. For millions of Americans, this time of year holds great meaning. Earlier this week, we hosted a Passover Seder at the White

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Krauthammer on Indefinite Delay of Keystone Pipeline: "A Spit In The Eye To Canada"

CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: Look, this is the most open and shut case for any energy project -- any project anywhere that I have ever seen. The ambassador spelled it out in minute detail. Economically, in terms of national security, our dependence on the Venezuelans or the Middle East clearly in terms of jobs, in terms of energy independence. But even on the terms that the opposition is arguing: greenhouse gases, it

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Steve Malzberg: Was Chelsea Clinton Pregnancy "Staged" To Help Hillary?

STEVE MALZBERG: Pardon the skeptic in me, but what great timing! I mean, purely accidental, purely an act of nature, purely just left up to God. And God answered Hillary Clinton's prayers and she going to have the prop of being a new grandma while she runs for president. It just warms the heart. It brings a tear to my eye. It really does. Wow! ### MALZBERG: Well, now I’m not

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Jason Riley: Obama Part Of "Blame America First" Crowd

BRET BAIER, FOX NEWS: Critics, Jason, say that this administration seems like they are pulling back, that they are not engaging on a host of fronts, not just Ukraine but on a number of different fronts. If you look at Syria, if you like at other examples around the world. Fair criticism and what do you think of that? JASON RILEY, WALL STREET JOURNAL: I think it's very fair, and I

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Sen. Reid: "Cliven Bundy Doesn't Believe That The American Government Is Valid"

SEN. HARRY REID: Bundy doesn’t believe that the American government is valid. He believes that the United States is a foreign government. He doesn’t pay his taxes, he doesn’t follow the law, he doesn’t pay his fees. If anyone thinks that what happened up there was just rallying to somebody that was oppressed. 600 people came in armed … they knew what they were doing. They set up snipers in

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Joy Reid: Obamacare Punching Bag "Punches Back With A Vengeance"

Sign-ups and approval ratings for the Affordable Care Act are on the rise. Jonathan Capehart and Joan Walsh join Hardball to discuss.

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O'Reilly & Carson: Playing The Race Card To Deflect Criticism

O'REILLY: "Impact Segment" tonight: as we have been reporting both President Obama and Attorney General Holder now using their skin color to deflect criticisms. The race card is being dealt right up front. ### CANDY CROWLEY, CNN CHIEF POLITICAL CORRESPONDENT: Do you think your Republican colleagues are racists? ISRAEL: I think to a very -- not all of them, no of course not, but to a significant extent the Republican base does have

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"Special Report" Panel: Will Obamacare Help Or Hurt Democrats in 2014?

George Will, Charles Krauthammer, and Mara Liasson join Bret Baier

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Andrea Mitchell: Has Putin Claimed Ukraine As "New Russia"?

Andrea Mitchell, NBC Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, joins Rachel Maddow to share her perspective on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s remarks Thursday about the conflict in Ukraine.

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Krauthammer: Obama "Makes This Stuff Up With The Brazenness That Is Almost Admirable"

CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: Well, everybody is getting a worse deal. If the providers are, that means the doctors aren't getting their usual payments, which means they have to see much more patients which means they spend less time which means the care is inferior. That means hospitals are reimbursed at a lower rate, which means some of them will go out of business. Or they're going to have to consolidate so

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Carney: The Toughest Interview Obama Had Was With Jon Stewart

JAY CARNEY: I remember we had some discussion during 2012 about well, is it appropriate for the president, the sitting president and candidate, to give interviews with Jon Stewart and others. And the answer was yes, again because the young voters we were trying to reach are more likely to watch The Daily Show than some other news shows. But also, I think if you look back at 2012 and

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Carney: "There's Never Been A More Transparent Administration"

MAJOR GARRETT: The Obama administration came to Washington promising transparency. In your view, has the administration fallen short of this goal? ### JAY CARNEY: I think there's no question, I've covered the previous two administrations, and know a thing or two about ones before that, there has never been a more transparent administration. We provide more information about, for example, the WAVES [the White House "Workers and Visitors Entry System"] records,

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