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As Primary Drags On, Sanders Supporters Grow More Opposed To Clinton

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:28pm

As Bernie Sanders fights on against Hillary Clinton, he has some goals short of the nomination in sight, while his supporters remain relatively reluctant to support Clinton.

GOP Convention Loses Corporate Sponsors Over Donald Trump

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:28pm

Donald Trump called the last GOP convention boring. Now he's causing conflict, as liberal groups urge companies not to donate because of him.

Why You Should Take A Deep Breath Before Reading The Latest Trump-Clinton Polls

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:40am

It's hyperventilate-over-polls season. Here's some perspective to calm you down.

Politics In The News: Sanders Presses On In Democratic Contests

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 4:01am

Tensions between Bernie Sanders' and Hillary Clinton's camps continue to simmer. David Greene talks to columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts and Jonah Goldberg, senior editor at the National Review.

Evolution Or Expediency? Clinton's Changing Positions Over A Long Career

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:32am

Clinton's positions on issues from trade to same-sex marriage have changed. Critics say it's often because of political expediency, while supporters insist she learns and adapts to new circumstances.

Beyond The Scandalous Selfies: Documenting The Downfall Of Anthony Weiner

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 4:00pm

A new documentary shows the rise and fall of former congressman with unimaginable access. Co-directors Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg explain how they got the story.

Clinton And Trump Face Off On The Matter Of Gun Violence

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 4:00pm

Hillary Clinton took on Donald Trump over the issue of guns at an event hosted by the Trayvon Martin Foundation in Florida on Saturday night. Now, Trump is defending his position.

E.O. Wilson Goes To Washington

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 4:00pm

The Pulitzer Prize winner, who's known as the "father of biodiversity," is a scientific superstar. But now he's trying to convince Congress to set aside half the earth as wilderness.

Clinton Uses Florida Platform To Talk To Mothers Who've Lost Children To Gun Violence

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 7:00am

Gun control will likely be an important topic in the general election. On Saturday, Hillary Clinton spoke to mothers who have lost children to gun violence at an event in Florida.

Corporate Funds Pledged For Republican Convention Under Fire

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 5:02am

Some groups are putting pressure on corporations that have pledged money for the Republican convention saying it would help promote Donald Trump and compromise their policies against discrimination.

Coming Up Sunday: The Directors Of 'Weiner'

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 4:18pm

On Sunday's All Things Considered, we will take a look at Weiner, a new documentary that chronicles the political failure of Anthony Weiner as he ran for New York City mayor.

Austrian Far-Right Party Plays On Fear Of Criminal Migrants In Campaigns

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 4:18pm

Voters in Austria choose a new president in an election Sunday. It could deliver the first significant victory for far-right, anti-migrant parties that have been growing in strength across Europe.

Barbershop: Megyn Kelly And Trump, Sanders Supporters, And Spouses In The Campaign

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 4:18pm

NPR's Mara Liasson, John Nichols of The Nation, and Mona Charen of National Review discuss the latest on the presidential campaigns.

Anthony Mackie On Portraying Martin Luther King Jr. In 'All The Way'

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 4:18pm

All The Way is a drama from HBO that chronicles President Lyndon B. Johnson's struggle to pass the Civil Rights Act. Michel Martin speaks with Anthony Mackie, who portrays Martin Luther King Jr.

Voters Often Confuse 'American Independent' With 'Independent' Party

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 7:29am

Californian Sherree Worrell wanted to register "no party preference," but accidentally joined the American Independent Party. She's not the only voter to be similarly confused.

How Important Are Superdelegates In Securing The Democratic Nomination?

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 7:29am

The math is stacked against Sen. Bernie Sanders. Hillary Clinton leads in both votes cast and pledged delegates. To match her delegate lead, he'd need 70 percent of the vote.

Sanders Criticizes Democratic Nominating Process During New Mexico Rally

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 7:29am

Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigned in New Mexico last night, marching on in his fight against Hillary Clinton, and challenging the Democratic Party primary process along the way.

By Staying In Race, Bernie May Drive Movements, But Not Media

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 7:29am

NPR's Scott Simon asks Amy Goodman of "Democracy Now" about Bernie Sanders' chances of getting the delegates he needs to claim the Democratic nomination.

Making Democrats' Primaries More Open Could Be Harder Than You Think

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 7:25am

Bernie Sanders has made it clear he doesn't like closed presidential primaries. Making big changes to the system may be tough to do, though.

Sanders Campaign Still Leads In Fundraising; Its Spending Is Even Higher

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 8:45pm

The Vermont senator's organization was down to $5.8 million at the end of April as it bought ample ad time in California's TV markets. The campaign spent 43 percent more than it raised that month.

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