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RNC Dispatch: Baratunde's RNC Lessons

Friday, August 31, 2012

Most notably, Republican men love khakis.

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10 Things We Learned at the RNC

Friday, August 31, 2012

It's been a long week, so we'll keep it brief.

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RNC Dispatch: What We Learned From Mitt Romney's Acceptance Speech

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Mitt Romney is coming for you, disappointed Obama voters.

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Convention Night Call-In: RNC Thursday

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Each evening during the conventions, Brian Lehrer hosts a convention call-in from 7-8pm, from WNYC in New York and around the country on the "(Mostly) Swing-State Radio Network". Get analysis of the convention, previews of that evening's speeches, and a chance to talk with public radio listeners in swing states around the country.

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RNC Dispatch: Partying With Penguins

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Last night I attended the BuzzFeed party at the Florida Aquarium. Yes, there were mermaids, but more importantly, there were penguins!

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RNC Day 4: Can Mitt Seal the Deal? Chat Transcript

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Watch the live convention stream with us tonight as GOP nominee Mitt Romney makes his case in front of the party faithful. He'll be preceeded by former Speaker Newt Gingrich, former Gov. Jeb Bush, Sen. Marco Rubio and a mystery guest! See the complete schedule below, and join us at 7pm right here to chat live!

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RNC Dispatch: Condi Burnishes GOP and Her Own Brand

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Rice made an electrifying re-entry into the political scene on Wednesday, giving a statesman's speech that married a fully articulated worldview with her accomplished biography.

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Convention Night Call-In: RNC Wednesday

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Every evening during the Republican and Democratic conventions, Brian Lehrer hosts a call-in on stations in swing states around the country. Tune in from 7-8pm and call 1-800-543-2543 to join the conversation!

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RNC Day 3: Can Paul Ryan Deliver? Chat Transcript

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Watch the live convention stream with us tonight as Rep. Paul Ryan, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Sen. John McCain, and Rep. Rand Paul are scheduled to address day three of the GOP convention from Tampa, Florida. See the complete schedule below, and join us at 7pm right here to chat live!

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RNC Dispatch: Calls for Transparency

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

After two days of being in Tampa and interacting with a bunch of people, the most surprising tidbit I've noticed is that all the Republicans I've talked to were in favor of full donor transparency for political organizations.

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RNC Dispatch: Breakfasting with Boehner

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

House Speaker John Boehner is looking to New York to help widen the Republican majority in the House of Representatives.

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At RNC, Christie Sells NJ, and Himself, as Model for Country

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Governor Chris Christie stuck to Reaganesque themes in his keynote address at the Republican National Convention Tuesday night, calling on Americans to create a second American century.

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Convention Night Call-In: RNC Tuesday

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Every evening during the Republican and Democratic conventions, Brian Lehrer hosts a call-in on stations in swing states around the country. Tune in from 7-8pm and call 1-800-543-2543 to join the conversation!

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RNC Dispatch: Who Exactly is Ted Cruz?

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Last month, former Texas solicitor general Ted Cruz beat out Lt. Governor David Dewhurst in a runoff election for the Republican nomination to run for Kay Bailey Hutchinson’s Senate seat.

It was a big upset: Republican rock stars from Governor Rick Perry to Mike Huckabee endorsed Dewhurst. Cruz, however, was backed by ...

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That's My Issue: Freedom

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

"We should be able to mind our own business, we should be respectful of one another, and then we can identify some things that we have in common that we can build some relationships on," says David Fischer.

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Opinion: David Brooks Makes fun of a Romney Who Can't Laugh at Himself

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

People aren't laughing with Romney, because there's no Romney they know and like and believe in to laugh with.

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RNC Day 2: Chat Transcript: Christie and Ann Romney

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Watch the live convention stream as NJ Gov. Chris Christie, House Speaker John Boehner, SC Gov. Nikki Haley and Texas Senate Candidate Ted Cruz are scheduled to address day two of the GOP convention from Tampa, Florida. See the complete schedule here, and join us at 7pm right here to live chat the proceedings!

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That's My Issue: Climate Change Legislation

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

This total unawareness of climate change in countries like Kenya that are and will be most vulnerable to it, and yet have barely contributed to it, completely jarred me.

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RNC Dispatch: Social Media Grows Up at Conventions

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

The social networks are out in force here at the Republican National Convention, indicating a shift from reflecting to trying to direct the political conversation.

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Chat: Republican National Convention Starts, Sorta

Monday, August 27, 2012

Join us tonight from 7-8 as we chat with Baratunde Thurston, Anna Sale and the It's A Free Country posse as we talk about the start(ish) of the Republican National Convention, Chris Christie, Ron Paul's party, the weather that wasn't, and the RNC's religious twist.

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