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How Common Is The Belief That An Election Can Be Rigged?

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 3:19pm

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Pippa Norris, director of the Electoral Integrity Project and a political scientist with the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, about eroding confidence in the U.S. electoral system, and what can be done about it.

Amid His Claims Of A Rigged Election, Trump Supporters In N.C. Fear Voter Fraud

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 3:19pm

The third presidential debate was Donald Trump's last big chance to turn around a race that seems to be slipping away from him. We watched the debate with Trump supporters in rural Western North Carolina to see whether they think he accomplished what needed to be done.

Clinton Supporters Worry About GOP Opposition If She's Elected President

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 3:19pm

Hillary Clinton's strong position in the presidential contest is reassuring to many of her supporters. But if she's elected, many of them worry about if she'll encounter opposition — in Congress and out of the country.

Did Trump's Speech Thursday Settle The Issue on Conceding If He Loses The Election?

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 3:19pm

Donald Trump said Thursday that he'll accept the results of the election if he wins, after refusing to pledge to accept the results of the election at Wednesday's debate.

Donald Trump Says He'll Accept The Results Of The Election ... If He Wins

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 1:51pm

Trump made headlines at the final debate when he refused to say he'd accept the results of the election. He says it would be unfair to ask him to accept the results of the November election now.

Did Trump TV Launch Last Night?

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 10:37am

Donald Trump's campaign ran its own broadcast of the presidential debate Wednesday night. Many saw it as the first incarnation of a rumored Trump cable news channel.

VP Candidate Kaine: Trump Is 'Attacking Central Pillar Of Our Democracy'

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 8:41am

Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine talks with Steve Inskeep about Wednesday's presidential debate, including Donald Trump's comments on the election outcome, Russia and the Clinton and Trump foundations.

Fact-Checking Trump's Position On 'Partial-Birth' Abortion

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 7:14am

In the final debate, Trump said he supports the federal ban on partial-birth abortion because it can happen "as late as one or two or three or four days prior to birth." But that is not at all likely.

Journalists Donating To Campaigns Create Conflict, Ex-Newspaper Man Says

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 4:03am

Some journalists and ex-journalists contributed to presidential campaigns. Steve Inskeep talks to Len Downie, former executive editor of The Washington Post and a current professor of journalism.

Donald Trump Will Accept Election Results, Rep. Tom Marino Says

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 4:03am

The most memorable moment of the debate was when Trump refused to pledge that he would accept the verdict of Election Day. Steve Inskeep talks to Trump supporter Rep. Tom Marino of Pennsylvania.

Sen. Klobuchar: Trump Displayed Outlawish Instincts During Debate

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 4:03am

Steve Inskeep talks to Clinton surrogate Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, who was in Las Vegas to support Hillary Clinton during the last presidential debate with Donald Trump.

4 Florida Voters Share Reactions To The Final Presidential Debate

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 4:03am

David Greene talks to Trump supporters Annie Ruiz of Miami and Allen Sale of Lakeland, and to Clinton backers John Palys and Diana Font, both from Orlando. NPR's Scott Detrow fact checks candidates.

Divided States: Florida Voters Roundtable

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 4:03am

After the final debate, David Greene talks to voters representing a range of political opinions. They'll weigh in on how each candidate fared. NPR's Scott Detrow fact checks what the candidates said.

Trump, Clinton Spar In Final Debate Before Presidential Election

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 4:03am

The morning after the third and last presidential debate, David Greene talks to Republican pollster Jim Hobart and Democratic analyst Margie Omero. And, NPR's Mara Liasson provides highlights.

Trump's Attempt To Refocus Campaign Gets Obscured By One Blinding Final Debate Moment

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 3:47am

Donald Trump refused to say he would honor election results and was unsuccessful in changing the narrative that is enveloping his campaign. Hillary Clinton fired as many taunts as Trump landed blows.

The Final Presidential Debate In 100 Words (And 6 Videos)

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 10:27pm

The final presidential debate was fast-moving with candidates clashing. Clinton was on the offense; Trump aggressively punched back.

WATCH: Trump Is Noncommittal On Whether He'll Accept Election Result

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 9:20pm

"I will keep you in suspense," Trump said when he was asked if he would accept the results of the presidential election.

WATCH: On Russia, Trump Tells Clinton 'You're The Puppet'

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 8:56pm

Hillary Clinton asked Donald Trump to disavow Russia. Trump responded, saying Putin had no respect for Clinton and it would not be a bad thing if Russia and the United States got along.

FACT CHECK: Trump And Clinton's Final Presidential Debate

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 7:42pm

Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton debate Wednesday night in Las Vegas — the final time before the November election.

Watch Live: In Third Presidential Debate, Trump And Clinton Make Final Pitch

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 7:02pm

The location of Las Vegas for the final debate feels somewhat appropriate given the nasty, personal turn in the campaign's final stretch. The debate begins at 9 p.m. ET.




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