Chris Matthews Insists to Michael Steele that the RNC Is Devoted to Blocking Black Vote
Chris Matthews Twice Insists to Michael Steele That RNC's Devoted to Blocking Black Vote (NewsBusters)
After Michael Steele, the first African-American chairman of the Republican Party, left office, the RNC became single mindedly devoted to blocking black people from the ballot box. That's the allegation that MSNBC's Chris Matthews made not once, but twice, to Steele's face, on the October 28 edition of Hardball.
For his part, Steele simply laughed it off. Fellow guest panelist and leftist writer David Corn chortled that Matthews had delivered the "best introduction ever!"