The Rachel Maddow Show | December 12, 2012
>>> one more thing about what may be a new effort from the obama administration to reform the broken partisan election system that we've got.
>> ladies and gentlemen , we invite you to "meet the press".
>> nbc's "meet the press" is celebrating its 65th anniversary this year. and as part of that celebration, they have put out some of the best stuff from their "meet the press" archives in an ebook. on this morning on msnbc with chuck todd , david gregory from "meet the press" played this from their archives. check this out.
>> even in the area of voter registration , thing is much more than can be done. now the bill that we have which is mainly in the area of voter registration will help, particularly in some communities. but it is not at all a panacea. it has certain red tape , complex qualities about it which will still make the process a long one. and i think ultimately the federal government should set forth a uniform pattern of registration and voting so that no citizen will have a problem at this point.
>> the federal government should set forth a uniform pattern of registration and voting so no citizen will have a problem at this point. dr. martin luther king on "meet the press" on april 17th , 1960 . and that is exactly the same thing still being proposed 52 years later now by our current attorney general of the united states , eric holder . because 52 years later, we still don't have that. we