Newt Gingrich Asks Chris Matthews If He Is A Racist
During an appearance tonight on Hardball, Newt Gingrich fired back at Chris Matthews accusing him of race baiting for calling Barack Obama a "food stamp President." "Why do YOU assume food stamp refers to blacks? What kind of racist thinking do you have," Gingrich said.
Obama Courting Veterans And Military Families
BuzzFeed's Michael Hastings joined Hardball with Chris Matthews to talk about whether the president's courtship of military families will win over a group that has traditionally supported the GOP. "The Obama campaign has bent over backwards to make inroads with military veterans," Hastings said.
Romney Surrogate Spars With Chris Matthews Following NBC News-Facebook Debate
It seems the real fireworks came after the big event! Following Sunday morning's NBC News-Facebook debate, former New Hampshire governor and Mitt Romney surrogate John H. Sununu appeared live on MSNBC. What followed was a contentious discussion, as questions from Matthews regarding Romney's connection to the anti-Newt Gingrich SuperPAC ads that ran in Iowa made Sununu increasingly angry.