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Looking back on a different political era

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As the government shuts down and barrels towards a possible default, it's no secret that Americans are becoming cynical on the effectiveness of lawmakers in Washington, but according to Chris Matthews it wasn't always like this. Chris' wife, Kathleen Matthews, joins Chris to interview him about his new book, "Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked."Oct.02.2013

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