Matthews suggests using the "nuclear option" of reconciliation wouldn't be "accept[ing] the Senate rules" Video ››› August 19, 2009 7:06 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the August 19th edition of MSNBC's Hardball: Loading the player reg... Previously: Matthews baselessly characterizes reconciliation as "blow[ing] up the Senate rules" CNN joins Fox News in falsely comparing reconciliation process to "nuclear option" Short Link copy link Posted In Health Care, Health Care Reform Network/Outlet MSNBC Person Chris Matthews Show/Publication Hardball We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.