Ellevate Network topper Sallie Krawcheck joins Morning Joe’s Mike Barnicle, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski to discuss how women are disproportionately impacted by the retirement savings problem in America due to discrepancies in pay between women and men. Mike asks Sallie: “Women save less than men (do). Is that because women, obviously, make less than men so that their Social Security check is less than men’s.” Hear what the former president of the Global Wealth & Investment Management division of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and the U.S. Trust had to say about the country’s retirement savings crisis.
Morning Joe’s Mike Barnicle, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski discuss the growing refugee crisis in the Middle East as government forces are hit with a series of setbacks and growing unrest in the region. Hear the whole conversation here, and what Mike has to say about the future of Syria and Iraq.
Writing for The Daily Beast from Nashua, New Hampshire, Mike juxtaposes the priorities of the GOP presidential hopefuls in town for the Republican Leadership Summit with those of some local residents hopeful for a more optimistic future.
Mike Barnicle, The Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson and Morning Joe’s Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski discuss presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton’s campaign strategy and her Iowa coffee shop stop. Mike says: “This is her first week of spring training.” Listen to the rest of the conversation about how Hillary Clinton is stacking up against other potential presidential candidates.
On Morning Joe this morning, Mike Barnicle and the team discuss Gov. Chris Christie’s recent “get personal” Town Hall in New Hampshire and whether Christie’s moment has passed. Mike and Joe Scarborough have a lively exchange around The New York Times’ headline on a story about the event: “Even in New Hampshire ‘Bridgegate’ Dogs Christie.” See the entire discussion here.