Presidential Politics en Examining 2016 Election Buzz <p></p><p>The buzz around Washington is about the next presidential election— and they’re talking about Hillary Clinton. It might seem like it’s a long way off, but inside the beltway, it’s never too soon for that kind of chatter.&nbsp;</p><p>On Wednesday's <a href=""><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we’ll talk about that speculation with Carl Cannon, the Washington bureau chief of RealClearPolitics, and Time Magazine's David von Drehle. We’ll also take a look at some of the other issues heating up the capital this week.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 53851 at Examining 2016 Election Buzz The Political Pundits: Six Weeks & Counting <p>Many pundits and pollsters say that this year's Presidential race is already over: polls show Democratic <strong>President Barack Obama</strong> with a commanding lead over Republican challenger, <strong>Mitt Romney</strong>.</p><p> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 03:08:36 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 24947 at The Political Pundits: Six Weeks & Counting Chris Matthews On 'Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero' <p>He was a man who knew pain, admired courage and hated boredom. </p> <p>John F. Kennedy was many things to many people. Jackie Kennedy called her husband "elusive" and "unforgettable." To Chris Matthews, the Hardball host who's written a new biography of JFK, Kennedy was "a fighting prince, never far from trouble, never accepting the world he found, never wanting to be his father's son.</p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 18:24:31 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 14830 at Chris Matthews On 'Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero'