Matthews: Gore will not run in 2008 reports that "On tonight's MSNBC's Hardball, host Chris Matthews says "perfect source" tells him that former Vice President and 2000 Democratic presidential nominee Al Gore will not run for president in 2008."

"According to pre-released transcripts, Matthews will say on his show: "The 2008 Presidential campaign will not include Al Gore. I'm reporting tonight that the former Vice President and 2000 Democratic Presidential nominee will not run for President. I've been given this scoop from a perfect source who informed me that the purpose of this disclosure at this time is to end speculation about a campaign that will never occur."