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Across The Country, Thousands Protest Donald Trump's Victory

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

Since Trump claimed victory, protests sprung up — including a march in New York to Trump Tower. There were similar marches in several cities, including Seattle, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Chicago.

Transition Process Begins: Trump To Meet With Obama At The White House

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

The meeting is one of the first steps in the transition process. At the same time, there is a lot happening in the political parties after the seismic presidential election.

Trump To Receive Same Top-Secret Briefings As President Obama

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

Four former heads of the CIA say U.S. spy agencies will offer Trump the full benefit of their judgments and analysis — despite the fact that Trump openly questioned their guidance during the campaign.

Philly's Democratic Voters Surprised That Rural Votes Boosted Trump

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

Trump narrowly won Pennsylvania but Philadelphia went the other direction and overwhelmingly backed Hillary Clinton. That has a lot of people in the City of Brotherly Love wondering about the future.

Author Richard Russo Ponders What The Presidential Election Was Really About

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

Renee Montagne talks to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Richard Russo, who often writes about class in America, about his post-election outlook. His latest book is Everybody's Fool.

Sixth Graders Need To Talk Out Trump's White House Win

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

Sixth graders at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School in North Berkeley, Calif., react to President-elect Donald Trump's victory. Their school was a polling station on Tuesday.

Donald Trump's Businesses Pose New Conflict Of Interest Questions

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

One issue is what to do with all the businesses he owns. Other newly elected presidents have placed investments in a blind trust, but Trump's business empire is on a completely different scale.

Transitioning Between Obama And Trump Administrations Is An 'Enormous Job'

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:08am

David Greene talks to former Utah Governor Mike Leavitt, who is a non-partisan adviser to president-elect Donald Trump's transition team. Trump's transition team has been in place since May.

Trump Is Another Republican Striking A Blow For The Way Things Used To Be

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 3:40am

As Trump succeeds Obama, it is hard to imagine a wider gulf between sets of policies, or men with less use for each other. But such contrasts between consecutive administrations are the national norm.

Wall Street Rebounds After Donald Trump's Victory

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 10:15pm

U.S. stocks closed up Wednesday in a dramatic reversal from deep losses in post-election overnight trading. Donald Trump's unexpected victory had investors worried about uncertainty in the markets.

Episode 734: The Trump Indicators

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 9:55pm

Donald Trump is our president elect. We look at three economic indicators to see what they can tell us about a Trump presidency.

Anti-Trump Protests Break Out In Cities Across The Country

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 9:16pm

Several of the protests coalesced around Trump-owned properties. Police have closed off some roads, but demonstrations largely have been peaceful.

4 Questions Democrats Now Have To Grapple With

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 7:20pm

Democrats lost the presidency Wednesday night, and were unable to gain control of the Senate or the House. They have some soul-searching to do as they think about the future.

Trump Won. The Media Lost. What Next?

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 5:12pm

The press will have to hold accountable a president who rarely takes responsibility for mistakes and who's threatened to punish the media. How adversarial will it be in covering Trump's White House?

Democrats Squeak Win In New Hampshire Senate; Will Pick-Up Total Of 2 Seats

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 5:08pm

New Hampshire GOP Sen. Kelly Ayotte conceded to Gov. Maggie Hassan on Wednesday evening. The Democratic nominee won by just 1,023 votes.

The Outlook On Race After Trump Victory: Fear, Resignation And Deja Vu

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:39pm

On Election Day, we asked our Code Switch audience to tell us what it thought about the future of race relations in the U.S.

Souring on Sweet? Voters In 4 Cities Pass Soda Tax Measures

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 4:23pm

Three cities in California, and Boulder, Colo., adopted taxes on sugary drinks, a move aimed at combating obesity.

In South Carolina, African-Americans Struggle To Make Sense Of Election

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 3:42pm

The view from some African-Americans voters in conservative South Carolina trying to make sense of the election.

Muslim Americans Fearful After Donald Trump Wins Presidency

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 3:42pm

Millennial Muslims reacted to Donald Trump winning the presidency. Though Trump did eventually step back on his vow to implement a complete ban on Muslim immigration, many Muslims are concerned about what his presidency may bring.

Trump Provides Clues Into Economic Plan During Acceptance Speech

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 3:42pm

President-elect Donald Trump has said confusing and contradictory things when it comes to the economy. So what do we think his actual economic agenda and policies will be? Probably the most certain thing — Trump likes to build things. And he's pledging to spend money on infrastructure rebuilding roads, bridges and schools. More broadly, he's sent some strong signals about changes in trade and immigration policy.

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