Anna Sale

Anna Sale appears in the following:

In Northern Virginia, Class and Race Dominate Election Talk

Saturday, September 22, 2012

For skeptical voters in the battleground state of Virginia, Mitt Romney’s recorded remarks at a Florida fundraiser last week were just the latest in a line of revelations that are stoking doubts about the Republican nominee.

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Have Swing State Voters Made Up Their Minds?

Friday, September 14, 2012

This past week, Anna Sale caught up with some swing voters to find out if their views have changed since the convention.

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Post-Convention, Swing Voters Unswayed

Friday, September 14, 2012

Swing voters we met earlier this summer are still leaning the same ways they were weeks ago, but now their fuzzy instincts and impressions are crystallizing, revealing partisan battle...

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Anna Sale on the President's Speech

Friday, September 07, 2012

WNYC's Anna Sale talks about President Obama's speech last night at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte.

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Convention Night Call-In: DNC Thursday

Thursday, September 06, 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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Convention Night Call-In: DNC Wednesday

Wednesday, September 05, 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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Democratic Convention Coverage Part 2

Wednesday, September 05, 2012

We continue our coverage of Day 2 of the DNC with a democratic round robin of the tri-state area. Also, That's My Issue stories from Democrats.  Featuring:

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Anna Sale on the Democratic National Convention

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

WNYC's Anna Sale gives an update on what's happening today in Charlotte and what to expect at the Democratic National Convention.

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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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Republican Convention Coverage Part 2

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Coverage continues of the RNC live from Radio Row in Tampa. Featuring:

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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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Delegates at the Convention

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

WNYC’s Anna Sale tells us what delegates are talking about at the Republican National Convention.

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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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Republican Convention Coverage Part 2

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Our coverage continues of the RNC live from radio row, featuring:

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The Agenda: Todd Zwillich and Anna Sale Report from Tampa

Monday, August 27, 2012

With tropical storm Isaac progressing towards hurricane status, the Republican National Convention has condensed the convention to fit into Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Organizer...

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The Role of Religion at the RNC

Friday, August 24, 2012

The Republican National Convention will run from Monday to Thursday next week and attendees will hear from some of the biggest names in politics. They’ll also be hearing from some of ...

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Born to Run: Campaign Earworms

Friday, August 24, 2012

It’s been decades since any political business was hashed out at a national political convention. They’re stage productions, and music is a big part of the image they’re designed to...

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Republicans Look to New Yorkers to Bless Convention

Thursday, August 23, 2012

For its religious blessings during their convention, Republicans are looking to New Yorkers.

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the New York archbishop and the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, will give the benediction after Mitt Romney accepts the nomination, Romney announced on Wednesday. Greek Orthodox Archibishop Demetrios, the leader of the archdiocese based in New York City, will give the benediction after Rep. Paul Ryan accepts the nomination for Vice President on Wednesday night.

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Anna in the Swing States: Uneven Economy Leaves Florida Voters Cynical

Thursday, August 23, 2012

The unemployment rate has rapidly improved in Florida this year, but the overall recovery has been uneven at best. As Florida prepares for the national spotlight of the Republican convention, not even its most strident boosters are suggesting the state has fully recovered from the combined blows of a collapsed construction market, foreclosure crisis and job losses that started here in 2007.

It makes for an electoral paradox. Jobs and the economy is by far the top issue for Florida voters, but after five years of struggle, it is not clear how decisive their experiences will be in the voting booth. As President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney’s campaigns hammer on their messages about the economy, those who are still struggling don’t have much hope that a single election will offer salvation.

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Anna in the Swing States: Fighting for Ohio's Narrowest Margins

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

To win this state again in 2012, the Obama campaign must hold on to the advantages it gained outside the state’s traditional Democratic strongholds.

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