David Smith of the Human Rights Campaign and R. Clarke Cooper of the Log Cabin Republicans discuss a new Gallup poll, which suggests that more than half of Americans support legalizing gay marriage. watch
The Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza and Politico’s Jonathan Martin discuss Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s refusal of the concession President Barack Obama suggested in his speech on Middle East policy. watch
With Newt Gingrich making headlines for the wrong reasons, it’s been a bad week for the GOP candidates for president. A Hardball panel debates whether the country is about to see a big name shakeup for the field. watch
By Michael Smerconish, Hardball guest hostLet me finish tonight with a story about changing times.Thirty years ago, David Christian attempted to pursue a law degree after returning home from the war in Vietnam. He'd been through hell, and the last place he expected to face more of it was in academia. But the climate in the late 1960s and... read more
Let me finish tonight with President Obama's strong statement today for Mideast peace. I know the price he will pay for this statement. He dared to express the support of the United States for self-determination for the Palestinian Arabs. He called for a boundary of roughly the 1967 borders, with land swaps back and forth. Obviously, I... read more
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