Chris has worked for four Democratic politicians.
Chris was given his own talk show, Hardball with Chris Matthews in 1997.
Chris was the Bureau Chief for the San Francisco Examiner for 13 years.
Chris has three children named Michael, Thomas, and Caroline.
Chris worked as a speech writer for President Jimmy Carter.
Chris was a Congressional aid for Thomas O'Neil, who worked for the Speaker of the House.
Chris worked as a print journalist for the San Francisco Chronicle.
Chris was in the Peace Corps in Swaziland from 1968-1970 as a trade development advisor.
Chris attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and majored in economics.
Chris is married to Kathleen Matthews.
Chris is 6 feet 3 inches tall.
Chris graduated from La Salle College High School and The College of the Holy Cross.
Chris is of Irish descent.
Chris is a Roman Catholic.