Steve Kornacki goes back to one of political history’s “near misses”, Alben Barkley, Harry Truman’s Vice President, and how this man has a very similar track to that of current Vice President Joe Biden. watch
One of the oldest living former governors and the oldest living former U.S. senator both died this week. Former Gov. Bill Scranton, a Pennsylvania Republican, and former Sen. Harry Byrd Jr., a Democrat of Virginia, passed away within a few days of each other. read more
Despite the fact that the name is undeniably racist, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder refuses to change it. This week, Eni Faleomavaega, the congressional delegate from American Samoa, spoke passionately about the horrific history behind the slur and why those who defend Snyder are wrong. read more
On Sunday's Up with Steve Kornacki, we'll discuss the impending recall election in Colorado, where state senators are facing challenges after supporting gun control reform. It's also the 20th anniversary of the Clinton budget, which marks 20 years of the still evolving Republican strategy of unified opposition. We'll get into a little 2016 conversation following this week's lunch between Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden.
Joining Steve Kornacki at the table will be:
Fmr. Rep. and congressional candidate Marjorie Margolies (D-PA) (@MMargoliesPA) read more