It’s finally here… the NBC/Politico Republican debate! And that means we’re in for a double-header Hardball, live at 5 and 7 PM ET tonight! We’re live from the Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California. We’ll preview the debate—frontrunner Rick Perry’s first—with NBC’s David Gregory, the Huffington Post’s Howard Fineman, and Fmr.... read more
Tonight's the night. The eight Republican presidential candidates meet at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, CA, for the first of the fall debate. And it's the first one to feature newly-minted frontrunner Rick Perry. The only place you can watch the debate is on msnbc starting at 8 eastern. read more
Let me finish tonight with the politics I've come back to.I have seen the glory of this country these past weeks. I have seen the beauty of the Snake River in Wyoming, the wonders of Yellowstone and Shoshone National Parks, the best rodeo in the world in Cody and sat for two hours looking up at the man-made wonder of Mount Rushmore. read more
Tune in to Hardball tonight, live from the Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California! We’re gearing up for tomorrow night’s NBC/Politico Republican Debate. Tonight, we’ll have the results of our NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, which doesn’t hold particularly good news for anyone except Rick Perry, who leads the GOP field going into... read more
Chris is back and hosting the show today from the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, CA. He's there ahead of tomorrow night's big Republican presidential debate on msnbc, and we'll preview what to look for on Hardball tonight. read more
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