Chris Matthew’s long career as a political aide, author, broadcast host, and journalist includes a stint with the U.S. Capitol Police. Simon & Schuster is publishing his memoir, This Country: My Life in Politics and History, on June 1. He is also the author of 2013’s “Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked.” Both books are published by Simon & Schuster.
The secretary of state’s Cairo summit is a reminder of how Jimmy Carter’s courage and Egyptian peace with Israel changed the world.
The president understands the importance of serving your base and passing bills that really matter to them.
As a Jimmy Carter speechwriter, I saw the Minnesotan as a groundbreaker—the first modern VP. Joe Biden and Kamala Harris owe him a debt.
The Ken Burns documentary shows the old man’s better angels and his unspeakable cruelty.
Call it closing-the-distance learning. Thanks to guest lecturers like Joy Reid and Margaret Carlson, I saw how shared understanding bridges the Washington-Hanoi divide.