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As Climate Wars Heat Up, Some Skeptics Are Targets

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:38pm

Environmentalists and Democrats have launched investigations into the funding of climate skeptics. Some say the probes are necessary, while others worry they could rightly be seen as harassment.

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As Climate Wars Heat Up, Some Skeptics Are Targets

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:38pm

Environmentalists and Democrats have launched investigations into the funding of climate skeptics. Some say the probes are necessary, while others worry they could rightly be seen as harassment.

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Flake: Senate GOP Letter To Iran 'Not Appropriate'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake is one of seven Senate Republicans who did not sign a letter to Iran warning about a nuclear deal with the Obama administration. He speaks with NPR's Melissa Block.

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Senate's Letter To Iran Complicates Nuclear Negotiations

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

As they try to reach a nuclear deal with Iran, the White House says it does want Congress to have a role — just not now. So, could Republican interference scuttle the whole thing?

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Flake: Senate GOP Letter To Iran 'Not Appropriate'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake is one of seven Senate Republicans who did not sign a letter to Iran warning about a nuclear deal with the Obama administration. He speaks with NPR's Melissa Block.

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Senate's Letter To Iran Complicates Nuclear Negotiations

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

As they try to reach a nuclear deal with Iran, the White House says it does want Congress to have a role — just not now. So, could Republican interference scuttle the whole thing?

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Clinton Says She Didn't Think Private Email Would Be 'An Issue'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton answered questions Tuesday about her use of a private email account. Correspondents Tamara Keith and Mara Liasson join NPR's Melissa Block.

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Florida Gov. Scott Denies Banning Phrase 'Climate Change'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

University scientists and former state employees say Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration has directed them to avoid using the phrase "climate change." Scott denies the charge.

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Clinton Says She Didn't Think Private Email Would Be 'An Issue'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton answered questions Tuesday about her use of a private email account. Correspondents Tamara Keith and Mara Liasson join NPR's Melissa Block.

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Florida Gov. Scott Denies Banning Phrase 'Climate Change'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

University scientists and former state employees say Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration has directed them to avoid using the phrase "climate change." Scott denies the charge.

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No Big Money Or TV Ads — What's With The U.K.'s Low-Key Election?

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:03pm

There may not even be any televised debates, but the U.K. really is less than two months from national elections. Why is it so different from the U.S., where attention is already on 2016?

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No Big Money Or TV Ads — What's With The U.K.'s Low-Key Election?

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:03pm

There may not even be any televised debates, but the U.K. really is less than two months from national elections. Why is it so different from the U.S., where attention is already on 2016?

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Clinton Says She Didn't Save Personal Emails From Her State Department Tenure

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 11:21am

The former secretary of state says the law allowed her to use a personal account for correspondence. But, she said, looking back "it would have been smarter" to use separate email accounts.

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Hillary Clinton Will Address Her Use Of Private Email While In Office

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 11:21am

Instead of using an official account, Clinton routed her email through a server in her house in New York. She'll discuss the arrangement Tuesday afternoon.

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Wild Day In Madison Likely To Be Another Win For Gov. Walker

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:01am

The latest protests in Madison could reinforce Walker's law-and-order image, at least with Wisconsinites who voted for him — and Iowa Republicans who will be voting for president early next year.

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Wild Day In Madison Likely To Be Another Win For Gov. Walker

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:01am

The latest protests in Madison could reinforce Walker's law-and-order image, at least with Wisconsinites who voted for him — and Iowa Republicans who will be voting for president early next year.

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GOP Senators Remind Iran That Nuclear Deal Needs Their Backing

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 4:08am

The letter from 47 Republican senators is addressed to Iranian leaders and tells them that any deal with the Obama administration must be ratified by Congress to outlive his term, which ends in 2017.

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GOP Senators Remind Iran That Nuclear Deal Needs Their Backing

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 4:08am

The letter from 47 Republican senators is addressed to Iranian leaders and tells them that any deal with the Obama administration must be ratified by Congress to outlive his term, which ends in 2017.

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The Numbers Add Up To This: Less And Less Opportunity For Poor Kids

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 11:03pm

A new book and study both show that the ability to rise from poverty to the middle class truly is shrinking. A child without married, educated parents starts life at a huge and worsening disadvantage.

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The Numbers Add Up To This: Less And Less Opportunity For Poor Kids

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 11:03pm

A new book and study both show that the ability to rise from poverty to the middle class truly is shrinking. A child without married, educated parents starts life at a huge and worsening disadvantage.

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