On Saturday's episode of Up with Steve Kornacki, we will revisit the gun debate and talk about how the most extreme wing of the Republican party is hurting the GOP's chances in swing states. We'll also spend time talking about Anthony Weiner and how he's managed to resurrect his political career.
Joining Steve at 8 AM ET on Saturday will be:
Shannyn Moore, columnist Anchorage Daily News (@shannynmoore)
Alec MacGillis, senior editor, The New Republic (@Alec MacGillis)
Howard Wolfson, Deputy Mayor, NYC (@howiewolf)
State Rep. Charles Armstrong (D-Arkansas) read more
Republican Utah Senator Orrin Hatch announced this week that he would support moving the immigration reform bill out of committee, which means that the bill is one tiny step closer to a full vote. read more
President Obama and Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel both strongly condemned a "scourge" of sexual assault misconduct in the military while each spoke before graduating cadets and their families ahead of Memorial Day. But with the strong rhetoric came little in the way of action as the epidemic continues to fester with more instances of alleged misconduct coming to light. read more