Nov 09, 2017
Senators Reaching Across the Aisle

“Senator Collins, Senator Manchin, it’s wonderful to see the two of you together. Forgive me for injecting a bit of cynicism into this…but how will this work whenever the majority seizes control of things like the tax bill and you, Senator Manchin, as a member of the minority are often blocked out of marking up a bill or having public hearings on a bill. How is this going to work going forward?” asks Morning Joe veteran columnist Mike Barnicle of Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Republican Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) who joined the show together to discuss their efforts to foster bipartisanship through the ‘No Labels’, a nonprofit group that promotes consensus on the big issues being debated in Congress. Listen in on the conversation here.