MSNBC http://wfpl.org en When Politics Worked: Chris Matthews Discusses Reagan and O'Neill at the Kentucky Author Forum http://wfpl.org/post/when-politics-worked-chris-matthews-discusses-reagan-and-oneill-kentucky-author-forum <p>One of the hallmarks of U.S. politics in recent years is the seeming inability of opposing sides to work together pragmatically to come up with solutions. It's not an entirely new phenomenon, but many observers say things are more contentious now than ever before.</p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Brad Yost 7819 at http://wfpl.org When Politics Worked: Chris Matthews Discusses Reagan and O'Neill at the Kentucky Author Forum Chris Matthews Plays Hardball with WFPL http://wfpl.org/post/chris-matthews-plays-hardball-wfpl <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/123089209&amp;color=ff6600&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>MSNBC's Chris Matthews is an unapologetic political commentator known to grill guests and ruffle talking points.</p><p>It's an interview style that has earned Matthews the reputation as confrontational by his fans and critics alike.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 22:24:26 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 7764 at http://wfpl.org Chris Matthews Plays Hardball with WFPL Romney Making Indiana Stop to Campaign for Mourdock http://wfpl.org/post/romney-making-indiana-stop-campaign-mourdock <p>Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is scheduled to make a stop in Indiana to campaign for GOP Senate contender Richard Mourdock at a fundraiser.</p><p>From the <a href="http://www.courierpress.com/news/2012/aug/03/romney-plans-public-appearance-evansville/"><em>Evansville Courier &amp; Press</em></a>:</p> Sat, 04 Aug 2012 00:40:05 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 1211 at http://wfpl.org