Matthews Is Still Bemoaning 2000 Recount; Guest Rules Voter Fraud Concerns in PA Are Racist

Curtis Houck | October 11, 2016
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Before MSNBC’s Hardball host Chris Matthews compared President Barack Obama to Martin Luther King Jr. with a biblical delivery, Matthews expressed on Tuesday some bitterness that “the Supreme Court intervened in our electoral process” back in 2000 to which conservative radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt promptly swatted him down. 

In a later segment, Time magazine writer Jay Newton-Small made quite the slip and suggested that Republican concerns about voter fraud in Philadelphia from the 2012 election were simply racist since much of the city precincts that were taken issue with consisted of predominantly African-Americans.

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