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Congressional progressives react

Congressional progressives react

07/07/11 08:00PM

Member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus Rep. Keith Ellison joins guest anchor Chris Hayes to discuss the possibility of entitlement cuts in the ongoing budget talks. watch

Murdoch’s media empire crumbling?

Murdoch’s media empire crumbling?

07/07/11 08:00PM

As the UK tabloid scandal continues to gain momentum, Senior Advisor to Media Matters Ilyse Hogue speaks with guest anchor Chris Hayes on whether the fallout could impact Murdoch’s media empire back in the U.S. watch

T-Paw drops the Lady Gaga line

07/07/11 06:40PM

Put your T-Paws up! Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty turned the tables on a group of pop culture bloggers yesterday in Iowa. During an interview, he asked them about their fave Lady Gaga song. (Because why would you want to talk about your leadership record of a state that’s currently closed for business?)In a blatant effort to appear “hip... read more

Rupert Grint, Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe at the world premiere of "Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part II" in London on Thursday.

Final Harry Potter film premieres

07/07/11 04:45PM

Next Friday marks the U.S. opening date of the final installment of the Harry Potter films, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II." However, just a few hours ago in London's Trafalgar Square, the cast gathered for the world premiere of the much-anticipated final film. Harry Potter author J.K. read more

Debt Ceiling Cat has all eyes on you, Congress.

The lame waiting game in debt talks

07/07/11 04:28PM

We'll need to wait even longer for an agreement to be reached on the debt ceiling between the White House and Congress. After today's "constructive" meeting President Obama observed "people were frank" as they discussed compromises both parties would make in order to raise the debt ceiling. Congressional leadership... read more

Bachmann won't raise debt ceiling

07/07/11 03:39PM

With the recent budget deficit debates and now today's Debt Ceiling Summit at the White House, Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann timed the release of her first 2012 election TV ad perfectly.The 30-second ad, which will begin airing in Iowa later today, starts out on a time-lapse beauty shot of Bachmann’s hometown of... read more

First Word: July 7, 2011

07/07/11 03:32PM

Here's a list of stories we've been reading today. Which headlines are you clicking on?President Obama calls debt talks constructive, but big gaps remainHouse Dems reportedly stunned by White House debt proposalObama’s political machine goes on the offenseRupert Murdoch tabloid News Of The World to close amid hacking scandal News Corp.... read more

Inside the White House debt talks

07/06/11 11:27PM

The Last Word guest host Chris Hayes talks to Gene Sperling, Director of the National Economic Council, to get an inside perspective on the latest installment of debt ceiling negotiations between the White House and leaders on Capitol Hill. read more

Outcry over Murdoch hacking scandal

Outcry over Murdoch hacking scandal

07/06/11 08:00PM

As more and more accusations of hacking build up against Rupert Murdoch and his publication News of the World, guest anchor Chris Hayes talks to Archie Bland, Foreign Editor for The Independent, to discuss the possible consequences. watch

Inside the debt ceiling debate

Inside the debt ceiling debate

07/06/11 08:00PM

Director of the National Economic Council Gene Sperling joins The Last Word to bring unique perspective to the latest installment of debt ceiling negotiations between the White House and leaders on Capitol Hill. watch

Hypocrisy from GOP freshmen?

Hypocrisy from GOP freshmen?

07/06/11 08:00PM

The GOP freshmen who campaigned against the stimulus and government spending are privately saying that spending is actually necessary. The Huffington Post’s Ryan Grim joins The Last Word with details. watch

Condolences to military families

Condolences to military families

07/06/11 08:00PM

Guest anchor Chris Hayes reports on the recent decision by the Obama Administration to begin sending letters of condolences to families of those American men and women in uniform who committed suicide while serving their country. watch

First Word: Wednesday, July 6

First Word: Wednesday, July 6

07/06/11 08:00PM

There's something rotten in the state of England where a piece of Rupert Murdoch's media empire is under investigation for truly grotesque behavior. Here at home the President bypasses the media and goes straight to the internets. The hashtag era has... watch

Finding extra tax revenue

Finding extra tax revenue

07/06/11 08:00PM

Where can we find tax revenue that would improve the economy, yet not fall on the backs of the middle and working class? Guest host Chris Hayes shares one idea. watch

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