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Can democrats win back the House in 2014?

Can democrats win back the House in 2014?

09/28/13 09:13AM

Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., joins the Up panel to discuss the House's weekend session and the looming government shutdown. He also talks about what the chances are for the democrats to win back the house in the 2014 midterms. "No Republican Congress in... watch

Are we headed toward a shutdown?

Are we headed toward a shutdown?

09/28/13 08:26AM

Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, joins the Up panel to discuss the possible looming government shutdown saying the lawmakers who are wanting the defunding of the Affordable Care Act in exchange for government funding are “risking the economy on the altar of... watch

What we know on the shutdown showdown

What we know on the shutdown showdown

09/28/13 08:00AM

Salon.com’s Joan Walsh, MSNBC contributor Jonathan Capehart, National Journal’s Elahe Izadi and The Guardian’s Ana Marie Cox join Steve Kornacki to discuss what might play out in Washington in the next couple days with the government funding bill and... watch

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Singer Carole King lobbies Sen. Crapo for background checks

09/26/13 01:32PM

Singer, songwriter and longtime Democratic activist Carole King is lobbying Senator Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, to support expanded background checks for gun purchases. Crapo voted against the Toomey-Manchin background checks legislation in April, but King continues to push her home-state senator to change his mind. "He voted for reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act," said King in an interview. "If you could vote for that act because of your conscience, your conscience should tell you to vote for gun safety, for background checks." read more

Carole King lobbies for background checks

Carole King lobbies for background checks

09/25/13 08:00PM

Singer, songwriter and longtime Democratic activist Carole King is lobbying Senator Mike Crapo (R-ID) to support expanded background checks for gun purchases. Crapo voted against the Toomey-Manchin background checks legislation in April, but King... watch

Aaron Sorkin’s ‘liberal fantasy’ world

Aaron Sorkin’s ‘liberal fantasy’ world

09/22/13 09:45AM

Shawna Thomas, Carole King, Glynnis Macnicol, and Jeff Smith discuss the clash between reality and fictional television focusing on politics, media, and political culture and Aaron Sorkin's "fantasy world" of liberal politics. watch

It's definitely not the 90s anymore

It's definitely not the 90s anymore

09/22/13 08:49AM

Steve Kornacki breaks down what’s dividing Democrats: like Larry Summers and Bill Daley; then talks with Irin Carmon, Amanda Terkel, Pat Brady, and Norm Ornstein about what has changed for these two men since the 1990s. watch

Could the GOP evolve toward the middle?

Could the GOP evolve toward the middle?

09/22/13 08:41AM

With every defeat, the GOP gets more and more conservative-- exactly the opposite of what happened after Clinton’s election in the 90s. The Up panel discusses if the Republican Party will ever “evolve toward the middle” or if it will just keep pushing... watch

The battle over the future of the GOP

The battle over the future of the GOP

09/22/13 08:30AM

Former Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady, Norm Ornstein, Michelle Bernard, and former Rep. Steve LaTourette talk about the rift in the Republican party and what Mackinac Island has to do with GOP politics. watch

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