Steve Kornacki on "The Rachel Maddow Show"

The GOP crack-up been on vivid display in the state that will hold the first Republican primary next week

Published January 6, 2012 1:47PM (EST)

New Hampshire is supposed to be the moderate pit stop on the road to the GOP presidential nomination, but the batch of Republicans elected to office in the state in 2010 has produced some of the most memorable legislative quackery seen in the Obama-era. Steve Kornacki talked with Rachel Maddow on Thursday night about what this says about the electorate that the party's presidential candidates will face in next week's primary:

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By Steve Kornacki

Steve Kornacki is an MSNBC host and political correspondent. Previously, he hosted “Up with Steve Kornacki” on Saturday and Sunday 8-10 a.m. ET and was a co-host on MSNBC’s ensemble show “The Cycle.” He has written for the New York Observer, covered Congress for Roll Call, and was the politics editor for Salon. His book, which focuses on the political history of the 1990s, is due out in 2017.

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