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Democratic Presidential Candidates To Debate After Bernie Sanders' Big Win

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 3:27pm

Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton debate in Milwaukee Thursday night. It's the first chance for voters to see them since Sanders' big win in New Hampshire.

How 'Establishment' Became The Buzzword Of The 2016 Election

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 12:44pm

People have been sticking it to The Man for years. And in this year's presidential race, The Man is really, really easy to stick it to.

'FiveThirtyEight' Statistician Nate Silver Reports On The 2016 Election

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 12:32pm

Silver analyzes polls and predicts election outcomes on his website, FiveThirtyEight. This year's is "maybe the most fascinating nomination race that we've ever seen," he says.

Polling Is Ubiquitous, But Is It Bad For Democracy?

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 12:32pm

New Yorker writer Jill Lepore examines the history of polling in America. She tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross that today's polls may be less reliable — and more influential — than ever before.

Don't Forget About Ted Cruz

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 11:18am

The Texas senator has largely been out of the headlines after his third-place showing in New Hampshire. But that was not a bad finish for him, and now the calendar is shaping up better for him.

Democratic Debate: 4 Things To Watch Tonight

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 5:00am

The debate airs on PBS Thursday night, two days after Bernie Sanders walloped Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary. Here's what NPR will be watching.

Christie, Fiorina Drop Out; Rest Of The GOP Presidential Field Pushes On

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 4:25am

With the Republican race still unsettled after the New Hampshire primary, the battle moves to South Carolina. On Wednesday, N.J. Gov. Chris Christie and Carly Fiorina withdrew from the race.

Talking Politics With Late-Night Host Seth Meyers

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 4:25am

David Greene talks to Seth Meyers, the host of Late Night With Seth Meyers on NBC, about the presidential campaign, politics and the view from the late night stage.

In South Carolina, Young Black Voters Could Put Holes In Clinton's 'Firewall'

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 4:24am

Most polls show Hillary Clinton beating Bernie Sanders soundly in the state's upcoming primary, due to overwhelming black support. But many young black voters are turning lukewarm on Clinton.

New Hampshire Turnout Breaks Records, But Not On Democratic Side

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 9:32pm

The total ballots cast and turnout among Republicans was the highest ever. But, for Democrats, it was big, but not perhaps as "huge" as Bernie Sanders made it out to be.

Politics Podcast: How Did Trump And Sanders Win YUUGE In New Hampshire?

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 5:08pm

Who would have predicted a year ago that Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump would win the New Hampshire primary? The politics team talks delegate counts, exit polls and what's next on the campaign trail.

GOP Candidates Head To South Carolina After Trump Victory In New Hampshire

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 3:24pm

With the New Hampshire primary doing little to settle the GOP race, presidential candidates headed straight to South Carolina on Wednesday to start campaigning ahead of the state's primary in 10 days.

Obama Speaks To Lawmakers In Springfield, Ill., Where He Announced Candidacy

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 3:24pm

President Obama returns to Springfield, Ill., on Wednesday where nine years ago he announced his candidacy for president.

Bernie Sanders' Decisive Victory In New Hampshire Shakes Up Democratic Race

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 3:24pm

NPR looks at the state of the Democratic presidential race after Bernie Sanders' decisive victory over Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary.

After Win In New Hampshire, Bernie Sanders Meets With Rev. Al Sharpton

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 3:24pm

Fresh off his victory in the New Hampshire primary, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was in New York to visit with Rev. Al Sharpton. They met at Sylvia's, the Harlem soul food restaurant that's held a special place in African-American politics for decades.

State GOP Chair: South Carolina Primary 'Feels Very Wide Open'

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 3:24pm

Now, it's on to South Carolina. The state will hold its Republican primary a week from Saturday. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to state GOP chairman Matt Moore about how South Carolina could change the Republican presidential race.

Chris Christie To Drop Out Of Republican Race For President

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 2:49pm

The New Jersey governor may simply have missed his window by declining to run in 2012. Christie threw everything at getting traction in Iowa and New Hampshire but fell short in both.

How Hillary Clinton Might Actually Win In N.H., Even Though She Lost Big

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 2:27pm

Thanks to the way Democrats pick their nominees — and despite her whopping 20-plus-point loss to Bernie Sanders — Clinton looks like she might wind up with the most delegates out of New Hampshire.

What Does Spending Over $1,000 Per Vote In N.H. Get You?

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 2:20pm

Fourth place.

Carly Fiorina Ends Bid For Republican Presidential Nomination

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 2:12pm

The former Hewlett-Packard CEO received a brief burst of attention after performing well in debates last fall, but she failed to catch the interest of Republican voters.

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