Sen. Pat Toomey slammed the president on Morning Joe for the FAA's flight delays—furloughing air traffic controllers is an 'extremely irresponsible' and politically-motivated move, he said. Full story
Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W. Va., joins Morning Joe the day after the Senate voted down an amendement he co-sponsored with Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., that would have extended gun background checks. Manchin expresses hope the amendment will eventually pass.
The Huffington Post’s Ryan Grim, Vanessa Grigoriadis from New York Magazine, Demos Senior Fellow Bob Herbert, and Buzzfeed’s Ben Smith talk about the Senate’s bill for background checks and possible amendments to the bill that would actually relax and not strengthen gun laws.
Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., speaks at the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md., Thursday, March 14, 2013.