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Asma Khalid

Asma Khalid appears in the following:

Michelle Obama: From Reluctant Political Spouse To Pop Culture Icon

Monday, July 25, 2016

The first lady speaks Monday night at her third Democratic National Convention. Her popular image is a transformation from how she was first introduced to the country eight years ago.

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From Reluctant Political Spouse To Pop Culture Icon: Michelle Obama

Monday, July 25, 2016

In eight years, Michelle Obama has gone from obscurity to becoming one of the country's most popular Democrats. The first lady has earned high approval ratings and praise for her authenticity.

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Ivanka Trump Reaches Out To Women, Urges Support For Them In Workforce

Thursday, July 21, 2016

The entrepreneur praised her father's business sense and his commitment to women and working mothers. "My father values talent. He is colorblind and gender neutral," she said.

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Ivanka Trump's Popularity Could Help Her Father Win Over Women

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Ivanka Trump will introduce her father at the GOP convention Thursday night. She's been a close confidant and adviser to him, and some question whether she can help Donald Trump reach female voters.

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Meet One Of The Few Hispanic Faces Onstage At The RNC

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday night at the RNC, three Hispanic Republicans will be speaking during prime time. One of them is a little-known state senator from Kentucky — Ralph Alvarado.

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In Suburban Atlanta, African-American Newcomers Could Flip Counties Blue

Friday, July 15, 2016

The growing African-American population in suburban Atlanta is making Georgia appear less solidly Republican than it has recently been and could make it a presidential swing state.

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The 270 Project: Try To Predict Who Will Win The Election

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Demographics give Clinton an edge. But Trump says he can break the traditional mold. An NPR analysis — and new demographic tool — lets you create your own path to victory for either candidate.

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Election Demographics Appear To Favor Clinton Over Trump

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Demographics play a huge determinative factor in presidential elections. NPR's Politics team has assembled a way for the audience to calculate possible voting outcomes based on demographics trends.

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren Campaigns With Hillary Clinton In Ohio

Monday, June 27, 2016

Hillary Clinton campaigned with Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, considered by many to be a progressive heroine, in Ohio Monday.

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Why Some Young Black Activists See No Reason To Vote For President

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Even though young black activists are pushing for an overhaul of the criminal justice system, they are not necessarily turning that activism into political power at the ballot box.

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#NPRreads: Make A Wager On These 3 Stories This Weekend

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.

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Are GOP Women Warming Up To Donald Trump?

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Some GOP women in the swing state of Ohio say they'd vote for their party's presumptive nominee even if they don't like him. Others say they can't accept Trump — and simply won't vote in November.

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Hillary Clinton Fights To Win Over Her Own Demographic: White Women

Thursday, June 09, 2016

White women traditionally support the Republican nominee for president. This election season, gaining favor from this group is key to Hillary Clinton's plan to win the White House.

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Exploring Clinton And Trump's Weaknesses Heading Into November

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

As the primary season is about to end, the general election season is gearing up. What are the demographic strengths and weakness of each candidate as they try to win over general election voters?

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Donald Trump Faces Criticism Over Comments About Latino Judge

Monday, June 06, 2016

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump faced a wave of criticism after his latest words about a Latino judge.

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Fueled By Young Voters, Asian-Americans Increasingly Identify As Democrats

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

In the last four years, there's been a 12-point increase in the percent of Asian-Americans who identify as Democrat, according to a new poll. What does that mean for the presidential election?

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Millennials Now Rival Boomers As A Political Force, But Will They Actually Vote?

Monday, May 16, 2016

The number of eligible millennial voters is now roughly on par with the number of eligible Baby Boomers. But, that potential has not translated into concrete votes yet.

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Are More Latinos Becoming Citizens Because of Donald Trump?

Saturday, May 14, 2016

In the months after Trump announced his bid for president, citizenship applications were up about 14.5 percent compared to the year before. Is the "Trump effect" pushing immigrants to naturalize?

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Immigrants Rush To Become Citizens To Vote Against Trump

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Thousands of immigrants are trying to become U.S. citizens ahead of the presidential election. Immigrant groups encourage people to become citizens so they can vote in November against Donald Trump.

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Is Donald Trump Playing The 'Man Card'?

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Some say Trump's talk about women is not about women but a veiled message directed at men: They need to band together to stop Hillary Clinton.

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