Chris Matthews defends the legacy of President Jimmy Carter as the right attempts to draw comparisons between Carter and President Obama while painting them as ineffective and weak leaders.
Sideshow: David Letterman and Jon Stewart respond to Russian President Vladimir Putin s recent press conference.
Both political parties are struggling to court voters these days. Eugene Robinson and Michelle Bernard join Hardball to discuss.
Chris Matthews says he s never seen a candidate for nation office so angry as Sen. Ted Cruz.
Chris Matthews, Mark Halperin, and John Heilemann talk about the results of a new poll that shows the lack of a clear, leading candidate for the right when it comes to 2016.
What s with the desire on the right to compare President Obama s and President Putin s toughness? Michael Tomasky and Joan Walsh discuss.
Day one of the Conservative Action Political Conference began in DC Thursday with the usual cast of conservative all-stars, from Sen. Ted Cruz to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Chris Matthews observes the Republican Party s consistent opposition to President Obama s positions and policies, and compares that relationship to one of siblings who will always disagree just for the sake of disagreeing.
Rep. Elijah Cummings joins Hardball to discuss his clash of words with House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa Wednesday morning during a hearing about the IRS investigation.
Former New York City councilmember Eva Moskowitz, who runs Success Academy Charter Schools, joins Hardball to discuss her fight against New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio over charter schools.
Former ambassador Michael McFaul and Howard Fineman discuss the latest developments between Russia and Ukraine, including Secretary John Kerry s meeting Wednesday with his Russian counterpart.
Sideshow: Stephen Colbert has his own fun with conservative criticisms against the president s handling of the situation in Ukraine.
Steve Cohen and Eugene Robinson join Hardball to discuss the latest situation in Ukraine and how President Obama is responding to Vladimir Putin s latest actions.
Conservatives continue to balance two competing narratives about President Obama: one is that he s a dictator, the other is that he s weak and feckless. Alex Wagner and Dana Milbank discuss.
Sideshow: Iowa Rep. Steve King is still defending Arizona s religious freedom bill that would discriminate against.
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