Eric Schneiderman Makes His Case to Rachel Maddow

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman made his first appearance on the left-leaning “Rachel Maddow Show” on MSNBC last night and he was hailed as a hero for his role in investigating the mortgage crisis.

Mr. Schneiderman’s refusal to accept a 50-state settlement negotiated by the  Department of Justice has infuriated even many of his Democratic allies, but the attorney general spoke to Ms. Maddow about the financial crisis in a way that pushed back against much of the Republican rhetoric over the past several years. Read More