Congressman Rick Larsen, who represents the district where the Skagit River Bridge collapsed and is member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, talks with Rachel Maddow about the need for America to make a greater investment in its infrastructure.
Bill Wolff, executive producer of the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of tonight’s show – the bridge that collapsed in Washington state shines a light on infrastructure throughout the U.S., plus we take a look at the Virginia Republican “Dream Team” and a Canadian crack cocaine scandal.
The legendary Paul Anka is no stranger to the music business after spending 55 years as an entertainer, singer and songwriter. He’s out with a new book called “My Way,” and tells Kathie Lee and Hoda how he helped kickstart the Beatles career.
Canadian pop/rock sensation Avril Lavigne treats Studio 1A to a rendition of her new single, “Here’s To Never Growing Up,” which is climbing the charts after being released last week.
Paul Anka shares details from his autobiography, “My Way,” which talks about his legendary career and personal life.
After five months in space, International Space Station Commander Chris Hadfield has returned to the planet. While manning the ISS he also created the first music video in space, using a rendition of David Bowie’s “Space Oddity.” NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
Toronto Blue Jays Munenori Kawasaki is out on the force out at second base as Baltimore Orioles J.J. Hardy turns the double play during the eighth inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Toronto May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Fred Thornhill (CANADA - Tags: SPORT BASEBALL)
Portland Winterhawks' goalie Mac Carruth makes a save on London Knights' Ryan Rupert during the second period of their semi-final at the Memorial Cup Canadian Junior Hockey Championships in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Todd Korol (CANADA - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
London Knights' Alex Broadhurst reatcs after they were defeated by the Portland Winterhawks in their semi-final at the Memorial Cup Canadian Junior Hockey Championships in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Todd Korol (CANADA - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Portland Winterhawks' goalie Mac Carruth celebrates with teammate Seth Jones after they defeated the London Knights to advance to the finals of the Memorial Cup Canadian Junior Hockey Championships in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Todd Korol (CANADA - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)