Up for August 17, 2013: What to Know

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On Saturday’s Up with Steve Kornacki, we’ll discuss the latest on the fighting in Egypt and what it means for U.S. foreign policy. We’ll also talk about the GOP’s latest fights, from Obamacare to the debt limit, the RNC’s continuing rebranding struggles, Hillary Clinton, Cory Booker, and New York mayoral candidate Bill De Blasio joins the show. Finally we’ll talk about what’s happening at Republican-led town hall meetings.

Joining Steve Kornacki at 8 a.m. ET will be:

Ahmed Shihab-Eldin, host/producer, HuffPost Live (@ase)

Steve Clemons, Washington editor-at-large, The Atlantic (@SCClemons)

Marc Ginsberg, Fmr. U.S. Ambassador to Morocco (@ambmcg)

Rebecca Abou-Chedid, fellow, Truman National Security Project

Bill De Blasio, (D) NYC Mayoral Candidate, NYC Public Advocate (@deBlasioNYC)

Rep. Charles Rangel, (D) New York (@cbrangel)

Krystal Ball, msnbc’s “The Cycle” (@krystallball)

Rick Wilson, Republican media consultant (@therickwilson)

Sam Seder, radio host (@samseder)

Nia-Malika Henderson, National Political Reporter, The Washington Post (@niawapo)

Up for August 17, 2013: What to Know

Updated