After Words

After Words: Chris Matthews, "Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero," hosted by Sam Donaldson, ABC News

About the Program

Chris Matthews presents a portrait of President Kennedy rarely seen in a biography, based on personal interviews with those who knew him, records from his school years and published interviews with former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy.  He discusses his discoveries with veteran journalist Sam Donaldson.

About the Authors

Chris Matthews

Chris Matthews is the author of several books, including Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero and Now, Let Me Tell You What I Really Think.  He is the host of MSNBC's Hardball with Chris Matthews.  Mr. Matthews was a senior aide to former Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill.


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After Words: Chris Matthews, "Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero," hosted by Sam Donaldson, ABC News

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, January 22nd at 12pm (ET)
  • Monday, January 16th at 3 (ET)
  • Monday, January 16th at 12 (ET)
  • Sunday, January 15th at 9pm (ET)
  • Saturday, January 14th at 10pm (ET)
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