Rep. Porter On Why Unemployment Is Disproportionally Hitting Single Mothers | The Last Word | MSNBC

Rep. Porter On Why Unemployment Is Disproportionally Hitting Single Mothers | The Last Word | MSNBC 1

 

Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA), who is the only member of Congress who is a single mother of young children, talks to Lawrence O’Donnell about why female workers and single mothers are being hit especially hard by the current economic crisis. Aired on 5/27/2020.
» Subscribe to MSNBC:

MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips and segments from The Rachel Maddow Show, Morning Joe, Meet the Press Daily, The Beat with Ari Melber, Deadline: White House with Nicolle Wallace, All In, Last Word, 11th Hour, and more.

Connect with MSNBC Online
Visit msnbc.com:
Subscribe to MSNBC Newsletter:
Find MSNBC on Facebook:
Follow MSNBC on Twitter:
Follow MSNBC on Instagram:

Rep. Porter On Why Unemployment Is Disproportionally Hitting Single Mothers | The Last Word | MSNBC

48 Comments on "Rep. Porter On Why Unemployment Is Disproportionally Hitting Single Mothers | The Last Word | MSNBC"

  1. Google Guide | May 28, 2020 at 12:57 AM | Reply

    Because they are watching the children

    • Carlos Stranger | May 28, 2020 at 2:35 AM | Reply

      Google Guide These bums are watching TV and breeding fatherless children so they can get more tattoos and piercings and food stamps to feed the studs school for babysitting and breakfast and lunch

    • incognito mode | May 28, 2020 at 6:08 AM | Reply

      @Carlos Stranger and all this is based on child support money which they get from men. Lol I don’t know the govt wants to feed these landwhales

    • Google Guide | May 28, 2020 at 1:58 PM | Reply

      I must’ve jumped into a different conversation. I’m writing about the video I’m watching. #illwait

  2. MsTaylormade | May 28, 2020 at 12:57 AM | Reply

    She is a great rep. She calls it out all the time. And is beautiful as a woman just saying!

  3. Brandee Easterday | May 28, 2020 at 12:57 AM | Reply

    Katie Porter is brilliant and she is doing more for you then any rep in any state. She is what your worst enemy fears on capital hill.

  4. There are 197 republicans in the House.
    13 of them are women. That’s 7%
    In America, 51% of people are women.
    Way to represent, republicMANS! 🤔🤔🤔

  5. Norma Jean Higuera-Trask | May 28, 2020 at 12:59 AM | Reply

    I love this woman. She needs to be on Biden’s cabinet

    • Maggie Hogland | May 28, 2020 at 1:49 AM | Reply

      While I respect the first amendment- there is absolutely NO reason to call someone a moron.

    • Eddy Hanson | May 28, 2020 at 1:51 AM | Reply

      @Maggie Hogland – ok. Shallow thinker is probably more accurate. Has the intelligence but didn’t use it

    • Dave Ponsford | May 28, 2020 at 2:05 AM | Reply

      @Eddy Hanson a real moronic statement from a brainwashed fool who knows nothing. Go back to the right-wing delusional channels.

    • Wesley Brown | May 28, 2020 at 2:26 AM | Reply

      You’re very dull

    • @Eddy Hanson “I didn’t let her!”? How do you keep her leg irons from chaffing? It’s nice to know she’s staying “voluntarily”.

  6. Michael Humphrey | May 28, 2020 at 1:06 AM | Reply

    I would love to see Katie Porter go up against #MoscowMitch. She’d tear him to pieces.

  7. John Lightfoot | May 28, 2020 at 1:07 AM | Reply

    Katy Porter is extremely talented person.

    Auckland. NZ

  8. This NEEDS to be looked at! We are struggling and terrified during these uncertain times!!

    • Ash Roskell | May 28, 2020 at 5:07 AM | Reply

      Teva Lee : Please forgive my Copy&Pasting my comment, just once, from above? But I think it pertains?
      A science-based approach would save more lives, more jobs and more MONEY, America. Sadly, Donny has to get his Lobbyists PAID. And paid BEFORE the elections. So, his Herd of Sheeple are going for Herd Immunity, and we won’t have any choice in the long run. Even though this is how most sci fi apocalypse movies and video games start, should we be worried? I think so

  9. Colleen Kelly | May 28, 2020 at 1:08 AM | Reply

    Smartest woman in government that actually CARES about people.
    #KatiePorterForVP

  10. Martha Green | May 28, 2020 at 1:16 AM | Reply

    Así mismo 🎉🎉🎉Señora KATIE PORTER 📣📣📣2020💯

  11. Rep.. Porter looks out for the people and doesn’t stand for BS

  12. Kathryn Shaw | May 28, 2020 at 1:25 AM | Reply

    We must get rid of Moscow Mitch and all of the Republican Senators that he insists on ruling like a King. The American people absolutely can not get any legislation passed unless it financially benefits Mitch McConnell.

  13. Pls, don’t overlook: there are lots of single dads too : full custody, full responsibility, one income, employers expect magic that you can provide childcare & be at work. . Pls be inclusive. &Yes, Senators are ignoring needs of
    main street citizens. Republicans are a virus.

    • Katy Stewart | May 28, 2020 at 3:56 AM | Reply

      Yes but generally women still do more house work, child care etc. even in a two parent household. The women’s work whether as a Doctor, Lawyer or shop clerk is seen as being less important than the man’s whether Doctor Lawyer or shop clerk. This has been well researched and documented. So generally their work includes the work of running a house hold.

    • s whaht so did u lose ur job?

  14. Lindalee Law | May 28, 2020 at 1:26 AM | Reply

    FREEZE THEIR SALARIES AND BENEFITS .
    They do nothing, they dont get paid.

  15. Dave Ponsford | May 28, 2020 at 2:06 AM | Reply

    Its a result of Republicans bailing out billionaire donors only.

  16. Pamela Porter | May 28, 2020 at 2:07 AM | Reply

    It gets worse and worse for women with this administration. Yet, how do they plan on voting in November?

  17. Now THIS is great presidential material.

  18. Pineapple Abdi | May 28, 2020 at 5:18 AM | Reply

    Single dads too. It ain’t just single women out there

  19. Michael Kahr | May 28, 2020 at 6:28 AM | Reply

    Just compare Katie Porter and Moscow Mitch. He works exclusively for his donors while Katie works for the American people. Still, the Electorate College will continue to bring parasites like McConnell into government.

  20. suzi perret | May 28, 2020 at 8:56 AM | Reply

    Get them Katie Porter. I love the way you speak up for justice.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.