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Chris Matthews: How Could Mueller Let Trump ‘Off the Hook’?

MSNBC’s “Hardball” host Chris Matthews expressed fury over special counsel Robert Mueller’s decision to conclude his investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia without an “interrogation” of President Donald Trump, asking how Mueller could let the president “off the hook.”

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Matthews: Trump Has Committed ‘Impeachable Crimes’

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews stated that President Trump has committed “impeachable crimes…in broad daylight.” Matthews said, “Some argue that the push for impeachment is ahead of schedule. I think a stronger argument could be made that it’s

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MSNBC’s Matthews: Trump Is on the Bad Guys’ Side Against America

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews said President Donald Trump had joined the other side of bad actors on the international stage against America. Matthews said, “It’s always hard to make references in history to who Trump is. I mean,

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Matthews: ‘Beto O’Rourke Should Run for President’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews urged Representative and 2018 Texas Democratic Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke to run for president in 2018. Matthews said, “Let me finish tonight with a strong suggestion, it’s that Beto O’Rourke should run for

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Matthews: Trump ‘Taking Us Back’ to Level of Zimbabwe

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews argued that President Trump is taking the United States back to the level of a country like Zimbabwe. Matthews said, “I was reading about Zimbabwe today, and I’ve been to Zimbabwe.

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MSNBC’s Matthews: ‘Thoughts and Prayers’ ‘Should Be Outlawed’

In the wake of the shooting that left 12 people at a Southern California bar dead, MSNBC “Hardball” host Chris Matthews said lawmakers in this case sending their “thoughts and prayers” “should be outlawed.” “Thoughts and prayers … I’m sorry, but

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Matthews: ‘Foolhardy’ to Deny Link Between Trump Rhetoric and Bombs

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews stated that it’s “foolhardy” to deny a connection between the bombs sent to various political and media figures and President Trump’s rhetoric. Matthews said, “To say there is no connection between what

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Matthews: ‘Taste of Mussolini’ with How Trump Acts at Rallies

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews stated that there’s “a taste of Mussolini” in President Trump’s behavior at his rallies in the way that Trump walks around “with a tie that’s 8 feet long,” his coat open,

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MSNBC’s Chris Matthews: Trump’s Base Acts ‘Like Trained Seals’

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews said the audiences at President Donald Trump’s campaign rallies act like “trained seals.” After playing a clip of Trump’s audience booing as the president discussed the leaked information of sexual misconduct during the confirmation process of

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Chris Matthews: GOP Has an ‘I Love Lucy’-Era Thinking of Women

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” MSNBC host Chris Matthews said the way the Republican Party has handled Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh showed an “I Love Lucy”-era in thinking of women. Matthews said, “There’s something in the

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Matthews: Trump Says ‘Can I Sit on Your Lap?’ To Putin

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews contrasted President Trump with President Reagan by stating that while Putin said, “Trust, but verify.” Trump asks Putin if he can sit on his lap. Matthews said, “He [Reagan] was a

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 25: Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's 'Hardball', attends the 101st Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on April 25, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Teresa Kroeger/Getty Images)

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews: Trump Is ‘Dog-Training’ His Supporters

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews accused President Donald Trump of “dog-training” his supporters. After showing a clip of Trump at a rally saying he would ask NATO to pay their bills, Matthews said, “He is taking a Republican

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 25: Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's 'Hardball', attends the 101st Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on April 25, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Teresa Kroeger/Getty Images)