On Sunday's Up with Steve Kornacki, we'll be talking about the way extremist politics have paralyzed government and the administration's efforts to reach out to the media as the scandal over DOJ surveillance of reporters.
Joining Steve at 8 a.m. EST will be:
Amanda Terkel, senior political reporter/politics managing editor, Huffington Post (@aterkel)
Norm Ornstein, columnist & author, It's Even Worse Than It Looks: How the American Constitutional System Collided With the New Politics of Extremism
Sahil Kapur, congressional reporter, Talking Points Memo (@sahilkapur) read more
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