MSNBC: Transcript: The Rachel Maddow Show
Summary: Interview with White House national climate adviser, Gina McCarthy. Interview with Democratic Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey, a member of the Judiciary Committee.
Well, now those big American businesses who signed that statement while also being members of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, they`re being called upon to leave the Chamber of Commerce over this dies agreement on voting rights. A letter sent to the Target corporation from accountable.US says this, quote: By continuing to pro provide financial and social support to the Chamber, Target is contradicting the pledge you, and hundreds of other corporations recently made.
And it’s not just Target. Similar letters were sent to 16 other official members of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce who also signed on to this “We support voting rights” statement. These big American companies came out publicly declared they want to be on the right side of voting rights. Now they are literally being called to put their money where their mouth is on this issue.