Reihan Salam

Moyers: The Election Is Over, Now What?

The election is finally over, so what happens next? Reihan Salam, a conservative blogger at National Review Online’s “The Agenda”, and long-time New York Times columnist Bob Herbert join Bill to assess and debate how the election revealed changes in American social and political culture. They also discuss what Obama’s re-election means for working families and people at the bottom of our economic ladder.

Rep. Nadler To Propose Legislation To Abolish The Debt Ceiling

Rep. Jerrold Nadler joined the set of Chris Hayes' new show, Up With Chris Hayes on MSNBC this Sunday morning to talk about President Obama's proposal to increase the tax rate on millionaires and a bill he's going to be introducing this week

Bil Maher Points Out That The Recent Political Violence Is Coming From The Right

Bill Maher got his right wing guests, the National Review's Reihan Salam and Fox New's Margaret Hoover on this week's edition of Real Time worked up when he asked why all the recent political violence is coming from the right. Salam reminded me a bit of Howard Fineman on Hardball the other day who couldn't name anyone on the left that equaled the violence we're seeing from the right either and reached back to the Weather Underground as an example of a violent group on the left, which Maher pointed out existed before he was born. Fox's Margaret Hoover tried painting Joy Behar with the same brush as the Kentucky head-stomper for her comments on The View, which as Lawrence O'Donnell pointed out, is completely ridiculous.