On Sunday's Up with Steve Kornacki, the panel will dig deep into how modern scandals differ from those in the past and how party polarization has changed the way we react to them. We will also talk about the IRS and monitoring campaign finance in the age of dark money. Finally, we'll be discussing Bangladesh, workers' rights, and the economics of cheap labor and cheap products.
Joining Steve at 8 a.m. EST will be:
Margie Omero, democratic pollster, managing director, Purple Strategies (@margieomero)
Alan Abramowitz, political science professor, Emory University read more
President Obama promised that his administration would be the most transparent ever, but the Justice Department's investigation in to the Associated Press call into question its motives in reintroducing a journalist shield law. read more
The military is facing widespread outrage for its inability to stop sexual assault in the ranks. Last week, a Department of Defense report indicated that as many as 26,000 service members experienced some form of assault in 2012, but there has been an epidemic of sexual violence within the armed services for years.
Jessica Hinves, a former member of the U.S. Air Force, talked on Saturday's Up with Steve Kornacki about her rape and its devastating effects on her career. read more
Demos’ Bob Herbert, The American Prospect’s Jamelle Bouie, The Grio’s Joy Reid, and Center for Constitutional Rights' Shayana Kadidal discuss the chilling effect of the records seizure for journalists and whether the recently-revived proposal of a... watch