Sign up for the MSNBC newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

Let our news meet your inbox

Daily Rundown

Retirement reality bites in Congress

For decades committee chairmen were like political barons, running fiefdoms almost independent of Senate and House leadership. Now that's all changed. Committee chairs have never had less influence and many are throwing up their hands and leaving Washington. Chuck Todd takes a look at the end of a legislative era, by the numbers.


Play All