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Alex Wagner is the host of the MSNBC show Now with Alex Wagner. She previously worked for leftwing think-tank Center for American Progress, and as White House correspondent for AOL’s Politics Daily.

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“We’ve learned one thing from the last four years – and the Republicans will stand on your neck and stab you in the eye.”

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“I guess it is a small step forward that Florida Governor Rick Scott has said he may be looking again at the [Stand Your Ground] law given how transparently awful and tragic the havoc that it has wrought. “

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“I think [Reagan would] be a Democrat probably.”

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“The term illegals, I think, is coded. It’s in a way derogatory, it may be factual, but I think he’s going to have to pivot off of that kind of rhetoric and then say to Hispanic Americans I will represent you too.”

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“Martin, you’re from the more intelligent side of the Earth – where they have different gun control laws – and I wonder what you make of America’s cultural sort of fixation on [gun ownership].”

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“[G]et rid of the second Amendment, the right to bear arms. I just think in the grand scheme of the rights that we have; the right of assembly, free speech, I mean, owning a gun does not, it does not tally on the same level as those other Constitutional rights.”