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Nearly 10 million Americans are still unemployed even though some 4.5 million jobs are unfilled right now. What’s the issue? It’s called the skills gap.
In the face of GOP opposition, as a handful of House Republicans look to gut her healthy school lunch guidelines, First Lady Michelle Obama is remaining resolute and continuing her good work, bringing local children, to the White House to try fruits and vegetables from the garden.
Graphic: 3+ million long-term unemployed have now lost benefits
Republicans in the House have been pushing to roll back some of the healthy lunch standards that First Lady Michelle Obama has championed. Celebrity chef Tom Colicchio explains why he’s speaking out against those efforts, and what makes a balanced meal for American kids.
Rep. Marcy Kaptur and School Nutrition Director Helen Phillips join Rev. Sharpton to discuss First Lady Michelle Obama’s defense of healthier school lunch standards, some of which Republicans in Congress have tried to roll back.
From PoliticsNation: We can all agree that the latest Veteran Affairs scandal proves that our vets deserve better care, but that’s no excuse for Republicans to politicize the story and bash President Obama.
They may have suffered some high profile losses this week, but the Tea Party is far from over. Rev. Al Sharpton and panel discuss how they’ve taken over the GOP.
PoliticsNation poll: What one issue show GOP and Obama tackle together?