With Donald Trump likely to loom large in Super Tuesday contests, Steve Inskeep talks to Mike Leavitt, the former governor of Utah, for a sense of what the Republican Party establishment is thinking.
Thomas actually passed the 10-year mark of silence during oral arguments earlier in the month. But that moment was largely overlooked amidst the coverage and controversy surrounding Scalia's death.
The day before Super Tuesday voting starts, we hear what the top Republicans are saying on the campaign trail.
The day before Super Tuesday voting starts, we hear what the top Democrats are saying on the campaign trail.
NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Evan Osnos of The New Yorker magazine for a broad look at the dynamic between the Donald Trump campaign and white supremacist groups.
Ahead of the biggest voting day of the 2016 primary season, Donald Trump's rivals are desperately trying to thwart him from steadying his path to the nomination.
Ahead of Super Tuesday, there's less drawing contrasts Bernie Sanders and more talk of "breaking down barriers" and "love and kindness."
In important Super Tuesday states with a high number of born-again voters, Ted Cruz is losing to Donald Trump and Marco Rubio is eating into his support with evangelicals.
The leading Republican presidential candidate says he simply misheard an interview question and does not accept the support of white supremacists.
There's one rosy scenario for the Vermont senator in which he beats Hillary Clinton by a single delegate. Or he could lose by a lot. As with most things, the truth's probably somewhere in between.
In stump speeches since his loss in South Carolina, Sanders has taken shots at Hillary Clinton as well as Donald Trump, and seemed to temper his talk of political revolution, as well.
The biggest day of the primary season began in the mid-to-late 1980s when Southern Democrats pushed their states to move up to try and stop what they saw as liberal candidates who couldn't win.
Presidential candidates aren't the only ones on the ballot on Super Tuesday. In Alabama, long-serving Senator Richard Shelby, who is 81 years old, is facing a tougher than expected primary election.
Front-runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both go into the day in strong positions. Trump just scored a series of wins, and Clinton had a blowout in South Carolina over the weekend.
Renee Montagne talks to David Wessel, director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution and a contributing correspondent to The Wall Street Journal, who parses the campaign tax debate.
Texas is the biggest prize in Tuesday's primary voting. Democrat Hillary Clinton and her husband have decades of history in Texas, having come up in politics in neighboring Arkansas.
An NPR poll finds that many people have a low opinion of the health care system, yet they like their doctors. The perception of quality of care varies according to income.
As he campaigns through southern states in advance of Super Tuesday, Donald Trump has downplayed the endorsement of former KKK leader David Duke.
Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour talks about how the Republican Party is handling Donald Trump as the frontrunner and why so many voters like him.
In an interview Sunday, Donald Trump would not disavow support from former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke. NPR's Sarah McCammon and Tamara Keith have the latest from the campaigns.