See more in the cross-post on the NewsBusters blog.
On Monday’s Hardball, MSNBC host Chris Matthews and New York Times reporter Jeremy Peters decided to whitewash history and deceive viewers, painting all Republicans as unmistakably belonging to “the Putin party” dead-set on “putting their interests ahead of the country’s” (which means not joining Democrats in seeking to remove Trump from office).
Matthews wondered as much in a tease prior to a commercial break, ignoring Republicans ranging from Congressmen Will Hurd (Tex.) to Senator Marco Rubio (Fl.) who have raised concerns about Russia and what transpired in the 2016 election.