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Paul Ryan under pressure to take Speaker job

Paul Ryan under pressure to take Speaker job

10/09/15 07:07PM

The Republicans in Congress (a lot of them at least) won't vote for anyone for Speaker with enough stature to be elected. This as the calls continue for Rep. Paul Ryan to step up and take the job. Former Congressman Barney Frank and Rep. Andy Harris (R-Md.) discuss. watch

Hillary Clinton moves left on key issues

Hillary Clinton moves left on key issues

10/08/15 07:39PM

Hillary Clinton is gearing up for the first Democratic debate and she's very busy protecting her left flank against Bernie Sanders. She's moving left on trade, guns, Keystone, even Wall Street... but not everyone's convinced. The Hardball Roundtable discusses. watch

Rep. Dent: Hard right 'fragged' McCarthy

Rep. Dent: Hard right 'fragged' McCarthy

10/08/15 07:04PM

Congressman Charlie Dent, R - Pa., says Rep. Kevin McCarthy was “fragged” by members of the House GOP who sought to “take down” House Speaker John Boehner. He joins Chris Matthews to explain why he believes that. watch

Chaos as McCarthy withdraws candidacy

Chaos as McCarthy withdraws candidacy

10/08/15 07:00PM

History was made today as one of the country's two main political parties came apart. Facing all-out demands by the Republican right, majority leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy withdrew his candidacy for Speaker. The Washington Post’s Robert Costa has the latest on this story. watch

Carson: Shooting victims should 'fight back'

Carson: Shooting victims should 'fight back'

10/07/15 07:37PM

Ben Carson doubles down on the comments he made saying the victims in last week's shooting in Oregon should have fought back. The Daily Mail’s Francesca Chambers, Mother Jones’ David Corn, and the Wall Street Journal’s Carol Lee make up the Hardball Roundtable. watch

Movement begins urging Joe Biden to run

Movement begins urging Joe Biden to run

10/07/15 07:24PM

As the world waits for Joe Biden's decision, the Draft Biden movement is out with a new ad urging the vice president on. The Daily Mail’s Francesca Chambers, Mother Jones’ David Corn, and the Wall Street Journal’s Carol Lee make up the Hardball Roundtable. watch

House GOP launching Planned Parenthood probe

House GOP launching Planned Parenthood probe

10/07/15 07:17PM

The Democratic calls keep coming to dismantle the Select Committee on Benghazi...but now Republicans say they're forming a new select committee…this one to investigate Planned Parenthood. Is it a winning strategy to take away options from women? Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, D - Ca., joins Chris Matthews to discuss. watch

Trump, Clinton leading in key swing states

Trump, Clinton leading in key swing states

10/07/15 07:00PM

According to the last Quinnipiac poll, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are both leading in key swing states. If these trends continue, the idea of a 2016 general election that pits Democrat Hillary Clinton against Republican Donald Trump may switch sometime this fall from plausible to probable. watch

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