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Clown Car Tuesday: Trump takes the lead

Clown Car Tuesday: Donald Trump takes the lead

07/14/15 07:50PM

It's Tuesday, and that means it's time to rev up the right wing clown car. This week, Donald Trump takes the lead in the Republican presidential field. Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele, Cook Political Report’s Amy Walter and the Daily Beast’s... watch

Hillary Clinton courts Congress

Hillary Clinton courts Congress

07/14/15 07:31PM

Hillary Clinton courts lawmakers on Capitol Hill, meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus, the Asian Pacific Caucus and the Hispanic Caucus. Can she keep the Obama coalition intact for 2016? Rep. James Clyburn joins Hardball to discuss. watch

Historic nuclear deal reached with Iran

Historic nuclear deal reached with Iran

07/14/15 07:00PM

The Iranian deal finalized in the early hours of the morning will limit Iran's nuclear capability for at least a decade in return for relief from sanctions. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tn., Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., and NBC News’ Richard Engel have more. watch

Trump triples down on immigration remarks

Trump triples down on immigration remarks

07/13/15 07:00PM

Trump attacked Jeb Bush, slammed Hillary Clinton, dumped on the press and bashed illegal immigrants during a rally in Phoenix this weekend. Clearly, he’s not backing down. MSNBC Political Analyst Ronald Reagan and former Romney adviser Lanhee Chen... watch

Who is Bernie Sanders?

Who is Bernie Sanders?

07/10/15 07:39PM

We're all familiar with Bernie Sanders the socialist mayor, the Senator and the presidential candidate. But just who is Bernie Sanders the person? Mother Jones’ David Corn, the Guardian’s Sabrina Siddiqui and Michael Kruse of Politico make up the Hardba watch

Donald Trump battles the Republican...

Donald Trump battles the Republican establishment

07/10/15 07:00PM

Donald Trump has gone to war with his own party, recruiting the angry working-class white vote that is its lifeblood and threatening a mutiny. “Meet the Press” moderator Chuck Todd, the Washington Post’s Kathleen Parker and Vox’s Jonathan Allen have more. watch

End of the bromance?

End of the bromance?

07/09/15 07:32PM

Presidents Clinton and Bush have worked together on a variety of charitable causes over the years, but can their “bromance” survive the 2016 election cycle? MSNBC’s Kasie Hunt and NBC News’ Presidential Historian Michael Beschloss discuss. watch

RNC chairman tells Trump to 'tone it down'

RNC chairman tells Trump to 'tone it down'

07/09/15 07:00PM

Donald Trump, Reince Priebus called and he wants his party back. While Trump is calling a conversation with the RNC chairman “congratulatory”, a source tells NBC News Priebus asked Trump to “tone it down”. The Washington Post’s Robert Costa, Republican watch

Poll: Americans remain hopeful Washington can change

07/09/15 06:31PM

It's no surprise the country doesn't like Washington, but Americans remain hopeful it can change. Take a look at these numbers from a new Monmouth University poll. Half of Americans feel the current government in Washington has a negative impact on people's lives. Just 21% say it has a positive impact read more

Donald Trump

Donald Trump: The Ringmaster on the Right

07/08/15 08:10PM

Let me finish tonight with a bit of pure American politics. Like it or not, buy Donald Trump or not, the performance he put on today in that televised interview was political gold. Trump did what other politicians are not doing: connecting to tens of millions of American people. read more


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