Julián Castro: Restrictive Voting Bills Are ‘Naked Power Grabs’ For GOP | The Last Word | MSNBC

Julián Castro: Restrictive Voting Bills Are ‘Naked Power Grabs’ For GOP | The Last Word | MSNBC 1

 

Texas Democrats Beto O’Rourke and Julián Castro join Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss their efforts working to fight back against Republican voter suppression bills in the state, why it’s important to demand corporations voice their opposition to voting restrictions and why Republicans are so fearful of more people voting. Aired on 04/08/2021.
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Julián Castro: Restrictive Voting Bills Are ‘Naked Power Grabs’ For GOP | The Last Word | MSNBC

32 Comments on "Julián Castro: Restrictive Voting Bills Are ‘Naked Power Grabs’ For GOP | The Last Word | MSNBC"

  1. Dan Ozmatlan | April 8, 2021 at 12:48 AM | Reply

    The light will always prevail over the selfishness of the darkness.. 👺 🤑 🙏 Maybe

  2. toneisha johnson | April 8, 2021 at 12:56 AM | Reply

    What has changed is they fear the voters.

  3. If you can’t change your policies to get more peoples votes you can always just make it harder so you win anyway.

  4. Moscow Mitch been panhandling from corporations his entire career. He needs to get out!

  5. All these voting rules in Georgia. Who’s going to pay hospital bills if people get sick waiting ? So if they take chairs & water with them they can ”’still”’ get sick waiting so long….Who will pay their hospital bills?

    • Chad Pulaloma | April 8, 2021 at 10:49 AM | Reply

      So if they got sick on their own there at fault. If they still get sick I their own it’s the states fault. 🙄 Where do you people come from, your IP shows your not a BOT so are you just stupid?

  6. The yellow rose of texas goes beautifully with blue.

  7. Just say the word. I will leave ATT. I live in Texas

  8. Gnirol Namlerf | April 8, 2021 at 8:49 AM | Reply

    This has been a Republican tactic for at least 40 years: Create a problem or hallucinate a problem that doesn’t exist and pound it into the minds of the voters and then claim that all you are doing is responding to the voters. Yes, Mr. O’Rourke, circular reasoning that a high school debate team would rip to smithereens.

  9. Dig a little deeper you”ll find the businesses that employ people of color in TEXAS for service jobs and farming jobs will also not allow those employees the opportunity to vote. They will threaten these people if they need to quit work early to go vote they will loose their jobs. Or demand overtime all the sudden near the voting date . A watch dog needs to be in place to catch them doing this

  10. ST7A Bad Karma | April 8, 2021 at 9:54 AM | Reply

    Dems: “Requiring photo ID is raaaaaaaaaaaaacist!”

    Also Dems: “Vaccine Passports are totally legit!”

  11. Marilee Ackelson | April 8, 2021 at 10:02 AM | Reply

    People can vote against corporations’ influence with their purchasing power.

  12. brilliantly said, ty all! it can be stopped in TX and elsewhere and repealed in GA!

  13. These two men are the bright future of Texas.

  14. XXII Elhazaroth Pagangrinder LXXXVIII | April 8, 2021 at 10:57 AM | Reply

    Dominion software was a power grab for the Democrats on election night.

  15. Waldemar Marchesi | April 8, 2021 at 11:13 AM | Reply

    Not restrictive legally regulated so one vote counts .

  16. Debinked LOLOLOL they didnt read the law.

  17. Raymond long | April 8, 2021 at 1:40 PM | Reply

    it’s all about power control

  18. Raymond long | April 8, 2021 at 1:40 PM | Reply

    it’s all about the elite controlling the World but they will lose all

  19. Raymond long | April 8, 2021 at 1:43 PM | Reply

    it’s a war on the Almighty but He will destroy them in an instant

  20. Naked power grabs conducted through democracy. Lol

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