Doris Kearns Goodwin; Wendy Davis; and Reps. Engel and Jeffries

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Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis (D) speaks at the podium as she announces her intentions to run for Texas Governor at the W.G. Thomas Coliseum in Haltom City on October 3, 2013 in Haltom City, Texas.

Doris Kearns Goodwin’s new book looks back at the Progressive era. She talks about that time and how it relates to the current political climate. Plus: Congressmen Eliot Engel and Hakeem Jeffries on combating ISIS in Iraq and Syria; Texas State Senator and now Democratic candidate for governor of Texas Wendy Davis looks back on her path to politics and her long filibuster against abortion restrictions last summer; a pollster who favors the Democrats in the midterm elections explains his model; a mother discusses the struggles of children with mental illness and how it affects families; and a fall art preview of the best upcoming gallery and museum shows.