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Don Gonyea

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A 'Messy, Messy Beginning' At Democrats' Breakfast In Philadelphia

Monday, July 25, 2016

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Shultz, who is stepping down amid an email scandal, was booed Monday. Is that a hint of what's to come as Bernie Sanders speaks tonight?

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At Democratic Convention Kickoff Breakfast, Outgoing Chairwoman Booed

Monday, July 25, 2016

It's not a good opening for the Democratic National Convention: At a breakfast hosted by the delegation from Debbie Wasserman Shultz's home state of Florida, she was booed before she started talking.

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John McCain Avoids Republican Convention To Focus On Re-Election

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

There are many prominent Republicans who have stayed away from the Republican National Convention this week. Prominent among them is former GOP nominee, Sen. John McCain, who says he's not even watching the convention and is focused instead on winning re-election.

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Detroit's Working Class Men Split On Donald Trump

Friday, July 15, 2016

If Trump wants to win Michigan, he's got to win over working-class white men in suburban Detroit. But that will be tough. The state hasn't backed a Republican presidential candidate since 1988.

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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Disagrees With Donald Trump On Key Issues

Friday, July 15, 2016

Donald Trump's running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, disagrees with the presumptive GOP nominee on a number of notable issues.

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Trump Expected To Name Pence As Running Mate, Sources Tell NPR

Friday, July 15, 2016

Donald Trump was to announce his VP pick Friday morning but because of the attacks in France, he is delaying the announcement. Sources tell NPR that Trump has chosen Indiana Governor Mike Pence.

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Long List Of Prominent Republicans Refuse To Attend Cleveland Convention

Thursday, July 14, 2016

A long list of Republicans will not be attending the Republican National Convention this week in Cleveland. Some oppose Donald Trump as the nominee. Others say they will support the nominee but do so without mentioning Trump's name. Some say they have better things to do, even though they've never missed a convention. NPR reports on the most prominent no-shows.

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Detroit Working Class Men Split On Donald Trump

Sunday, July 10, 2016

If Trump hopes to win Michigan, then he's got to win over working-class white men in suburban Detroit. But it will be tough. The state hasn't backed a Republican presidential candidate since 1988.

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Senate Rejects 4 Gun Proposals Inspired By Orlando Attack

Monday, June 20, 2016

Just over a week after the deadly nightclub rampage in Florida, the Senate has voted down measures to expand background checks and limit purchases by those on terrorism watch lists.

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F-Bomb On A T-Shirt: At Trump Rallies, Profanity Comes Onstage And Off

Friday, June 17, 2016

Politics has always been a rough game. But even by the old standards, Donald Trump's campaign is breaking new ground. Crude language is the norm, including from the candidate himself.

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Donald Trump Pivots On Guns In Wake Of Orlando Mass Shooting

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Donald Trump announced Wednesday via Twitter that he wants the NRA to support legislation barring gun sales to people on the government's terrorist watch list.

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Donald Trump Responds To Mass Shooting In Orlando

Monday, June 13, 2016

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke Monday about the Orlando, Fla., mass shooting, terrorism and his national security proposals.

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In Political Activism, Ali Pulled No Punches — And Paid A Heavy Price

Friday, June 10, 2016

It's common today for athletes to carry the banner of some sort of political protest. But it wasn't so easy for Ali, who was banned from boxing for opposing the Vietnam War.

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Stuck Between Clinton And Trump: Rust Belt Union Voters Face A Tough Choice

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Trump's message on trade — and bringing jobs back home — is resonating with a lot of union workers, even longtime Democrats.

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At Least $1.9 Million In Donations Trump Collected For Vets Was Sent Last Week

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Veterans groups received the money after Donald Trump had been questioned about his claim he had raised $6 million for them. Trump battled reporters on the issue in a news conference on Tuesday.

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Trump To Release Details Of Money He's Raised For Veterans' Groups

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

In January, Donald Trump held a fundraiser in Iowa for veterans. Since then, there have been questions about what happened to the money. He's supposed to provide some answers on Tuesday.

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Meet The Unbound Delegates Who Helped Donald Trump Secure The Nomination

Thursday, May 26, 2016

NPR's Don Gonyea talks with some of the unbound delegates who decided to support Donald Trump, thereby giving him the magic number of delegates to clinch the Republican nomination.

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Donald Trump Raises Funds To Pay Off Christie Campaign Debts

Friday, May 20, 2016

When the N.J. governor dropped out of the GOP presidential race, he endorsed Donald Trump. Thursday night, Trump returned the favor by raising money to pay off the Christie campaign's remaining debt.

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Trump Steps Up Attacks Against Hillary Clinton During West Virginia Rally

Friday, May 06, 2016

Donald Trump held his first campaign event since being assured of the GOP presidential nomination. He held a rally in West Virginia coal country on Thursday. The state holds its primary on Tuesday.

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Donald Trump Campaigns In West Virginia Ahead Of GOP Primary

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Apparent Republican nominee Donald Trump visits West Virginia Thursday, where he is expected to appeal to the area's coal ties.

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