Mitt Romney and President Obama rally undecided voters in battleground states. The Tea Party scores a big victory in Texas runoff with Senate nominee Ted Cruz. Plus, the July jobs report and Congress leaves key legislation unfinished at start of summer recess. Joining Gwen: Amy Walter, ABC News; Karen Tumulty, The Washington Post; David Wessel, The Wall Street Journal; Susan Davis, USA Today.
On the Webcast Extra: The feud between Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Mitt Romney over tax records. Rep. Steve LaTourette (R-Ohio) retires, the most recent moderate to leave Capitol Hill. David Wessel discusses his new book, “Red Ink.” What the Chick-fil-A controversy says about our media culture. Also, the panelists discuss their favorite moments from the Olympics so far.