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Small Donors Power And Inspire The Sanders Campaign

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 5:06am

Sen. Bernie Sanders raised $44 million in March, nearly all of it in tiny increments. Sanders says his fund-raising strategy guarantees independence from big-money interests.

Wisconsin, Long The Front-Runner's Friend, Looks To Play Spoiler On Tuesday

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 5:00am

The polls could be wrong of course, but they do comport with signals from the ground: Wisconsin is Cruzing and feeling the Bern, and both could ride the thermal updraft for the next two weeks.

Are Young Voters Altering Republican And Democratic Primary Races?

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 4:04am

Renee Montagne talks to Kei Kawashima-Ginsburg of Tufts University about the impact young voters have been having in the primary elections, and what that might mean in Tuesday's Wisconsin primary.

Politics In The News: Wisconsin Primary

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 4:04am

Wisconsin's primary is the only presidential contest this week. Mary Louise Kelly talks to columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts and Robert Costa of The Washington Post.

Union Representing 16,000 Border Agents Endorses Trump

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 4:04am

Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, talks to Mary Louise Kelly about his group's endorsement of GOP front-runner Donald Trump.

Next Stop, Wisconsin: Front-Runners Face Speed Bumps In Next Primary

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 4:13pm

Both Republican and Democratic primaries are being held in Wisconsin on Tuesday. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton face different kinds of challenges in the state to maintain their leads.

FACT CHECK: The White House's Private-Sector Job Streak

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 9:13am

How much can a president take credit for job growth in the private sector?

Wisconsin Could Be Scott Walker's Quiet Revenge On Donald Trump

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 6:33am

Trump has gone on the attack against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in his home state this week. But that could be a big political miscalculation heading into Tuesday's primary.

Both Parties Recover From Vulnerable Week For Tuesday Primaries

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 6:21am

Wisconsin voters go to the polls on Tuesday. In both the Republican and Democratic races, the frontrunners could face upsets in this state.

A Trump Nomination – And His Supporters – Is Bad News For Incumbent Republicans

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 6:21am

Republican politicians up for election are scrambling: What if Trump leads the ticket? NPR's Rachel Martin asks strategist Rob Jesmer how candidates are addressing the Trump issue.

House GOP's 2010 'Tea Party' Class Heads For The Exits

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 5:03am

At the end of this Congress, more than one-third of the historic 2010 "tea party" freshman class will be gone from the U.S. House.

Frustrated With Campaign Rhetoric, Muslims Turn To Political Activism

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 4:00am

Muslim voters say they're disheartened with some GOP candidates' comments about their faith this presidential campaign. But, they're trying to turn that disappointment political engagement.

What Is — Or Should Be — Media's Role In Donald Trump's Rise?

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 7:10am

There has been a lively debate in political and media circles about the extent to which Donald Trump's rise has been fueled by news media.

Nuclear Security Summit: Obama Doubts Trump's Foreign Policy Knowledge

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 7:06am

At the end of the nuclear security summit he hosted, President Obama slammed Donald Trump for Trump's recent comments about nuclear weapons.

Trump Answer Ignites Backlash, Invites Questions On Abortion Ban

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 7:06am

Donald Trump's controversial statements on abortion this week came in response to a core question: How would a ban on abortion be implemented?

After 'Important' Swing State Wisconsin, Path Looks Clear For Trump

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 7:06am

The next big presidential contest is Tuesday's primary in Wisconsin. Ted Cruz is hoping to overtake Donald Trump and keep Trump's delegate lead from growing.

In California, A 'Welcome Home' For The Japanese-American Queer Community

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 6:00am

Japanese-Americans in California have been working hard to strengthen ties between the API queer community and its friends, families and allies. This new conference series is a start.

Has Bernie Sanders Pulled Hillary Clinton To The Left?

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 5:00am

Sanders and his supporters are trying to change America, not the positions of another candidate. But his issues are helping to define the Democratic primary.

Bernie Sanders, Beats By Dr. Dre Headphones And Hot 97

Fri, 04/01/2016 - 6:35pm

It wasn't what Sanders said that got young people's attention — it was what he had on his head.

Bernie Sanders, Beats By Dr. Dre Headphones And Hot 95

Fri, 04/01/2016 - 6:34pm

It wasn't what Sanders said that got young people's attention — it was what he had on his head.




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