Some Democrats in the House and Senate are reportedly nervous about pushing hard for tax hikes on the rich. But labor groups have taken to the airwaves to make sure they don’t get weak kneed about the “fiscal cliff.”
Then, Ed will look at the real casualties in the fiscal cliff face-off with Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA).
Tea Party Rep. Allen West finally concedes and his victorious opponent, Rep.-elect Patrick Murphy (D-FL), joins Ed tonight.
Racial code words are part of the attack against U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice. Michael Eric Dyson, Professor of Sociology at Georgetown university and author of “Can You Hear Me Now?”, and Karen Finney, msnbc Political Analyst and Former DNC Communications Director, sound off on that.
Just two weeks after the election, Scott Walker kicks off the block the vote campaign for 2016. We’ll tell you how the Wisconsin governor wants to make it harder to vote.
And in the BIG Finish, we’ll talk politics with The Fonz himself! Legendary actor Henry Winkler joins us to talk about President Obama’s re-election and GOP roadblocks.
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