Rachel Maddow reports on the newly revised projections for the budget deficit showing the fastest deficit reduction under the Obama administration since World War II, and points out that the deficit was a top priority of Republicans in the 2012 election so we can surely expect them to praise the out
The Washington Post’s Anne Kornblut, former RNC Chairman Michael Steele, and Salon.com’s Joan Walsh join The Daily Rundown to talk about the president’s second term agenda and what kind of help he can expect from Republicans on Capitol Hill.
MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts talks to a political power panel about Rep. Paul Ryan change in opinion on gay adoption, the FDA’s groundbreaking ruling on Plan B and the situation in Syria.
Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, now believes that gay couples should not be barred from adopting a child, but he still doesn’t believe they should be legally allowed to get married. Alex Wagner talks about Republicans and the battle for equality for gay and lesbian Americans.
A favorite economic study of Republican lawmakers has been exposed as factually inaccurate. Too bad they already enacted spending cuts based on a premise of the flawed study. Chris Hayes explains why conservative lawmakers really want austerity.
Immigration reform may have been on the back-burner last week, but this week, it's back full throttle taking place all week on Capitol Hill. The NOW panel discusses.
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks during Peterson Institute 2013 Fiscal Summit on Facing the Future in Washington, May 7, 2013. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)
House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, holds a copy of President Barack Obama's fiscal 2014 budget proposal book as he questions Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, April 12, 20
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Maryland March 15, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque