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Rocky road toward re-election of historic figure

Updated

Chris Matthews talks with msnbc host Martin Bashir and Bloomberg’s Jonathan Alter about the historical importance of this November’s election, as the country faces the choice of whether or not to re-elect its first African-American president.

Tune in at midnight for a special post-debate edition of Hardball.

Rocky road toward re-election of historic figure

Updated