Sideshow: With Herman Cain’s campaign “reassessing” his prospects in the 2012 race, which of the other candidates will his supporters turn to? Watch as The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart talks about the irony of the situation. watch
After serving nearly 32 years in the U.S. House of Representatives, Rep. Barney Frank announced earlier this week that he will retire next November. Frank joins Hardball to discuss his future plans. watch
Citizen Cain! Cain spoke out today about the allegations against him and the future of his campaign. We’ve got all the latest news with the Washington Post’s Nia-Malika Henderson and Politico’s Jonathan Martin. Next up—In case you didn’t know Newt was a one percenter, he made it perfectly clear in a speech last night. You won’t believe what he... read more
There is nothing I can say about the state of this country's political health other than the fact that Barney Frank is leaving and Newt Gingrich is thriving. Barney has brains, wit, conscience and a pretty good sense of proportion. He can argue his case but still see the other guy's, especially if it's a good one. Gingrich was... read more
Could this be the end of the line for the Cain train? The candidate’s campaign has taken a beating and Cain told a campaign conference call today that he was “reassessing” his campaign. Does that mean his campaign is on its last legs? The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank ad Politico’s Jim VandeHei join us with the latest. Then—if Cain loses, who... read more
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