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Let Me Finish: The trade war

You'd have gotten the idea that Democrats are against trade, that their thinking are strictly in line with Bernie Sanders or Sherrod Brown.

Boehner: “Stupid” to talk about Amtrak funding

Don't ask House Speaker John Boehner about funding for Amtrak. He says the train system has all the money it needs. Salon’s Joan Walsh, Buzzfeed’s McKay...

Actor Ethan Hawke weighs in on the drone debate

America is increasingly relying on drones to kill suspected terrorists. The new movie

Is that Jeb’s final answer?

Jeb Bush finally gives the answer he couldn't give the first three times. He now says he wouldn't have authorized the war in Iraq, but it took him long...

Let Me Start: May 14, 2015

Let me start with what the Hardball Staff is talking about: the Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia and the problems continue for Jeb Bush's potential 2016 run.

Passionate debate over Amtrak funding in Congress

Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., focuses on his arguments for funding rail safety measures and talks with Chris Matthews about the House committee vote to slash...

City of Brotherly Love reacts to train tragedy

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter talks about the hometown response to the Amtrak tragedy, NBC’s Tom Costello reports on the investigation, and Rep. Robert...

Serious questions about factors in Amtrak crash

Chris Matthews talks with NTSB Board Member Robert Sumwalt about the factors at play in the Amtrak crash, NBC’s Stephanie Gosk about the victims, and train...

Hardball - May 12, 2015

Chris Matthews and a panel of guests discuss the political headlines and news of the day.

First lady’s remarks spark right-wing outcry

The conservative backlash against First Lady Michelle Obama for her unvarnished remarks about race in this country. The Hardball Roundtable discusses.

Jeb Bush backtracks his comments on Iraq

Jeb Bush clarifies his comments that he still would have invaded Iraq. Meanwhile, Dr. Ben Carson doubles down on his comment that the president is a...

Trade bill fails initial Senate vote

Sen. Elizabeth Warren scores a victory, championing the cause of international trade and leaving President Obama with a legislative shortfall for his trade...

Let Me Finish: The President's big defeat

Let me finish with the President's big defeat. I suppose we should have seen it coming.

Let Me Start: May 12, 2015

Let me start with what the Hardball Staff is talking about: The Senate vote on Pres. Obama's trade agenda and the punishment is handed down in "Deflate-gate."

The strange, weird, desperate behavior of Jeb Bush

The reason people initially took Jeb Bush seriously as a candidate is the assumption that he's smarter than his brother, that he's a lot more like his father.

The clown car returns!

It didn't go so well for Mike Huckabee, Carly Fiorina and Ben Carson when they made their debut appearances this weekend as presidential candidates....

President Obama vs. Sen. Elizabeth Warren

It's President Obama against Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) as the president's signature trade deal hangs in the balance, heading to a Senate vote Tuesday....

Tom Brady suspended for four games

The NFL has handed down its punishment for New England Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady and he will be suspended for four games and the team faces a $1...

Hardball Scoreboard: Bloomberg/St. Anselm College poll

Hillary Clinton is on top in a new Bloomberg/St. Anselm College poll of potential 2016 candidates.

Hardball - May 8, 2015

Chris Matthews and a panel of guests discuss the political headlines and news of the day.

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