President Obama launches a four state tour to promote his energy policies this week. How successful has he been in promoting his energy agenda? New York Democratic Congressman Paul Tonko joins The Takeaway to explain. Later, we discuss the Rutgers webcam-spying case. It has motivated some critics to question whether hate crimes are necessary at all. Also on The Takeaway, the cognitive advantages of bilingualism, homeschooling among African-Americans, and more.