Hardball with Chris Matthews

  • 1997
  • 2 Seasons

Chris Matthews debates hot political issues with politicians, newsmakers and Washington leaders.

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Trump’s legal threat continues to grow
15:18 — There are serious new revelations on the Russia front as prosecutors tie the President to campaign finance violations – and as investigations continue (more…)
Mueller memo details extensive Russian outreach during campaign
07:45 — President Trump said last year that there was no contact between his campaign & Russia – but the Mueller memo shows that his lawyer Michael Cohen regu (more…)
Let Me Finish: How the Peace Corps led to success in DC
01:49 — Chris Matthews explains the impact his time in the Peace Corps in Swaziland had on his political career.
North Carolina gears up for possible new election in 9th district
06:14 — The Board of Elections is extending their investigation into allegations of absentee ballot tampering that could change the results in North Carolina’ (more…)
Dilanian: Mueller findings suggest Trump reached out to Russians
04:51 — New filings by Mueller show that Michael Cohen has provided significant assistance to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, including detail (more…)
Cohen told Mueller about contacts between Trump aides and Russia
11:58 — President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has provided significant assistance to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, including (more…)
Rep. Lieu: We have a President who committed 2 felonies while running
04:08 — Federal prosecutors in New York have accused the President of criminal violation of the federal campaign laws. They say Trump "directed" lawyer Michae (more…)
Sen. Blumenthal: Walls are closing in on Trump
06:50 — The Mueller filing says Cohen also offered a detailed account of the effort to build a Trump Tower in Moscow as well as information about Russia-relat (more…)
Atlantic: White House ‘winging it’ on response to Mueller
08:28 — With the Special Counsel breathing down the President's neck, Trump resumed his attacks on the investigation after a brief hiatus.
WaPo: Saudi Lobbyist paid for rooms at Trump hotel after 2016 election
04:51 — According to the Washington Post: Saudi-backed lobbyists paid for 500 rooms at the President's hotel here in Washington in just three months - after t (more…)
2020 Watch: Obama met with Beto O’Rourke, Andrew Gillum
02:57 — The Washington Post reports today that Beto O'Rourke met with Obama in Washington last month. CNN is reporting that Andrew Gillum met with Obama just (more…)
Matthews: Beto O’Rourke should run for President
00:36 — A lot of candidates are going to run for the Democratic nomination for President, Chris thinks Beto should be one of them.
Matthews discusses Dole saluting HW Bush
01:12 — Former Senator Bob Dole is helped out of his wheelchair to salute the casket of former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capi (more…)
After CIA briefing, Graham ties Saudi prince to Khashoggi killing
03:17 — Earlier today, CIA Director Gina Haspel delivered a private briefing on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi to a small group of Senators. Emerging from the (more…)
Sen. Klobuchar is ‘considering’ a run for President
06:25 — The Minnesota Senator was asked about a potential run for President and Democrats can win back the Midwest in 2020.
Chris Matthews remembers the kindness of HW Bush
01:38 — Chris recalls a story involving President HW Bush giving Chris’s parents a personal tour of the White House.
GOP state houses aim to strip power from incoming Dems
04:38 — Local Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin and Michigan are using their lame-duck session to take power away from incoming Democratic governments.
Fear of voter fraud scandal in North Carolina House race
05:07 — Something strange is happening in North Carolina. The State Board of Elections voted to hold off on certifying the results of the congressional race i (more…)
HW Bush lies in state at Capitol Rotunda
09:25 — The 41st president made his final trip back to Washington on Air Force One, renamed "Special Air Mission 41" in his honor.
Yahoo News: Mueller probe could be wrapping up
04:58 — Yahoo News is reporting tonight that Muller's investigation could be wrapping up shortly. According to a source familiar with communications between M (more…)
Chris Matthews reminisces on HW Bush's kindness and humor
02:20 — Chris shares a story involving President HW Bush, First Lady Barbara Bush, and Chris's parents at the White House.
Trump vents frustrations with Mueller
08:56 — In the wake of Michael Cohen's explosive plea hearing yesterday, the President has continued to vent his frustration with the Special Counsel's invest (more…)
Who’s next in the Mueller probe?
04:51 — Michael Cohen's bombshell plea has raised the stakes for the President and his family.
Mueller casts dark cloud over Trump’s G20 visit
06:26 — Mueller has cast a "dark cloud" over Trump's trip to Argentina for the G-20 Summit. The President quietly arrived in Buenos Aires, a contrast to the r (more…)
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