Chris Matthews

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Chris Matthews On The Life Of Bobby Kennedy

Monday, October 30, 2017

Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC’s Hardball, joins us to discuss his new book "Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit."

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Chris Matthews, The Unlikely Friendship Of Henry Fonda And James Stewart, The Untold Story Of Rolling Stone, 'The Red Shoes'

Monday, October 30, 2017

Matthews on the life of Bobby Kennedy. Exploring two actors' 50-year friendship. How Rolling Stone became a cultural institution. New York City Center puts on 'The Red Shoes.'

Chris Matthews Remembers Tip O'Neil, Ronald Reagan, and Political Compromise

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

From 1980 to 1986, Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill waged a principled war of political ideals with President Reagan. The two men made compromises that shaped America’s future and became one of history’s most celebrated political pairings—and they remain a prime example of how ideological opposites can get things done. Chris Matthews was a top aide to Tip O’Neill, and in his book Tip and the Gipper, Matthews tells how the two leaders fought over the major issues of the day—welfare, taxes, covert military operations, and Social Security—but found their way to agreements that reformed taxes, saved Social Security, and brought peace to Northern Ireland.

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Guest Picks: MSNBC host Chris Matthews

Monday, December 12, 2011

MSNBC host Chris Matthews was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to discuss the legacy of Pres. Kennedy and he also told us exactly how he likes his prime rib done!

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Chris Matthews on JFK and Politics Today

Monday, December 12, 2011

Chris Matthews, Host of the Chris Matthews Show, talks about national politics, the economy, and next year’s election. He’ll also discusses his biography Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero, which looks at the defining moments in Kennedy’s personal life and presidency and his legacy.

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What Would JFK Do?

Monday, November 21, 2011

Chris Matthews, anchor of MSNBC's "Hardball" and NBC's "The Chris Matthews Show," and author of Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero, talks about the Kennedy legacy, and today's political news - from the death of the Super Committee to the 2012 GOP race.

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Obama's Oil Spill Oval Office Address

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Brian Lehrer breaks down last night's Oval Office address on BP with today's guest host Andrea Bernstein and Chris Matthews, host of Hardball on MSNBC and the new documentary Rise of the New Right.

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Chris Matthews on What We Can Learn from Politicians

Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” explains how anyone can use the tactics of professional politicians to get ahead in their own careers in Life’s a Campaign. He writes about Bill Clinton’s laser-focused ability to listen to those he wanted to seduce, Ronald Reagan’s unyielding optimism, and Nancy Pelosi’s hardnosed ...

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Playing Hardball

Wednesday, October 03, 2007

On today’s show, Chris Matthews discusses what people in any field can learn from politicians about achieving success. Then, a look back at 25 years of Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Next Wave festival, and which innovative artists are participating this year. Also, what's at stake in the divisive debate over ...