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Inside Trump's Closed-Door Meeting, Held To Reassures 'The Evangelicals'

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 9:12pm

NPR had inside access as hundreds of conservative Christian leaders questioned Donald Trump about his personal values and political priorities.

Latino Voters Hit Hardest By Brooklyn Voter Purge

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:37pm

When mapped by election district, an analysis by member station WNYC shows that Hispanic voters were disproportionately purged from the rolls when compared to all other groups.

Mother Of Sandy Hook Victim Continues Fight For Gun Control After Orlando

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Since Adam Lanza's shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School claimed the life of her 6-year-old daughter, Nelba Márquez-Greene has advocated for more comprehensive government controls over guns. NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with her about Monday's vote in Senate, and the changes she's seen in Washington, D.C., and in public opinion since the Connecticut tragedy in 2012.

Staff Shakeup Reveals Turmoil Inside Donald Trump's Campaign

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

For many Republicans worried about Donald Trump's chances in the general election, his rhetoric isn't necessarily the biggest concern — it's the state of his campaign.

Donald Trump Meets Evangelical Leaders In New York

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Donald Trump met Tuesday afternoon with hundreds of evangelical leaders in New York City for a discussion on various political and moral issues.

Appeals Court Considers North Carolina Voting Law

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

A federal appeals court will hear arguments in a case challenging North Carolina's 2013 voting law that eliminated a week of early voting and made other changes that opponents say discriminate against African-American voters in violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. It's part of a broader national fight over voting rights.

Clinton Draws Sharp Contrasts With Trump In Economic Speech

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Hillary Clinton delivered an economic speech in Columbus, Ohio, Tuesday. She used the speech to draw sharp contrasts with Donald Trump.

Arizona Senator Weighs In On Senate's Failure To Pass Gun Measures

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake about gun control proposals in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando.

In Gun Debate, Pro-Gun Camp In Favor Of Reform Too

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Gun enthusiasts — people who love to hunt and shoot and believe deeply in the Second Amendment — can also be pro-reform. Not everyone is in lockstep with the NRA's position on public policy.

Can Doctors Learn To Perform Abortions Without Doing One?

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 2:41pm

Accredited medical residency programs have to teach doctors how to perform abortions. But interpretation of the requirement varies, especially in a state like Texas where training options are scarce.

Guilty: U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah Sr. Convicted Of Political Corruption

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 2:32pm

Federal prosecutors say the Pennsylvania Democrat and his associates took part in several schemes to enrich themselves using federal, charitable and campaign funds.

Clinton Stings Trump On Economy: 'We Can't Let Him Bankrupt America'

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:58pm

Hillary Clinton delivered a stinging indictment today of Donald Trump's business record and his economic policy, an effort to undermine what he has billed as one of his chief qualifications.

3 Campaigns With More Money Than Trump's: Sanders, Cruz And Even Carson

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 9:33am

The latest fundraising figures for Trump are astounding — astounding in how low they are.

Celebrities, Lies, And Outsiders: How This Election Surprised One Political Scientist

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 5:00am

Marty Cohen cowrote "The Party Decides" — The Book that policy nerds were reading in the run-up to the 2016 election. Here's what he thinks about the election so far.

Senate Rejects 4 Gun Measures Sparked By Orlando Shooting

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 4:11am

The measures were introduced following a 15-hour talk-a-thon in which Democrats demanded new controls on gun sales following the shootings in Orlando, Fla.

Evaluating The State Of Donald Trump's Presidential Campaign

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 4:11am

Donald Trump dismissed his campaign manager on Monday after weeks of tension within his staff. Meanwhile, Trump is meeting with hundreds of evangelical leaders in New York City on Tuesday.

Trump Fires Campaign Manager Who Got Him Through The Primaries

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 4:11am

Donald Trump fired Corey Lewandowski on Monday — in what may be a symptom of much larger dysfunction inside his campaign. David Greene talks to Rick Tyler, ex-spokesman for Ted Cruz for his opinion.

Donald Trump's Problems Are Much Deeper Than A Campaign Manager

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:31am

Struggling candidates looking to fix their campaigns can usually start by looking in the mirror. That's certainly true here.

Trump's Fundraising Lags Far Behind Clinton's

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 10:57pm

As of May 30, Trump's campaign had just $1.3 million compared to Clinton's $42 million. Many Republican senators with tough re-election fights have more money than their party's presumptive nominee.

Man Arrested At Rally Wanted To "Shoot And Kill" Trump, Court Documents Show

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 6:07pm

Michael Steven Sandford tried to take a gun from a police officer at a Trump rally in Las Vegas on Saturday. He was charged in a federal court on Monday.

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