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Robert Siegel

Robert Siegel appears in the following:

In Youngstown, Ohio, Support For Trump Echoes Memories Of Local Political Hero

Friday, November 04, 2016

Youngstown, Ohio, is considered a Democratic stronghold, but there is strong support for Donald Trump in the Mahoning Valley area this presidential year, which echoes memories of another outspoken, over-the-top political outsider — the late Congressman James Traficant.

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College Republicans At Ohio State Consider The Future Of The GOP

Thursday, November 03, 2016

Two college Republicans at the Ohio State University explain why they're supporting Donald Trump, and consider how his candidacy will affect the future of their party.

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Ohio Republicans Consider Future Of The GOP After Divisive Election

Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Establishment Republicans in Ohio, Attorney General Mike DeWine, National Committeewoman Jo Ann Davidson and Franklin County GOP Chair Doug Preisse, consider the future of the GOP.

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Ohio Volunteers Remain Steadfast In Support Of Donald Trump

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

NPR's Robert Siegel travels to Springfield, Ohio, which has seen the loss of many blue collar jobs in recent decades, and joins volunteer Laura Rosenberger as she canvasses a neighborhood in search of Trump supporters. Rosenberger says she doesn't always vote Republican and hasn't voted at all the past couple of years, but says Donald Trump has made her an enthusiastic Republican voter this year.

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At 92, Charles Aznavour Is Still With His First Love — His Audience

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

"They are my confidantes," the French-born singer-songwriter says. He speaks to NPR's Robert Siegel about his current U.S. tour, his early days in New York and his role as an Armenian ambassador.

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20 Years Later, Humans Still No Match For Computers On The Chessboard

Monday, October 24, 2016

IBM's Deep Blue beat chess great Garry Kasparov in 1997. Humans and computers play the game differently, but have computers taught humans much about the game?

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College Graduates Weigh In On The Value Of Higher Education

Thursday, September 01, 2016

A year ago we met nine students from Maryland who made three different choices about college: community, public and elite private. Today we talk with them again as they reflect on those decisions.

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Trump Goes Stumping In The Rockies, With Campaign Stop In Colorado

Friday, July 29, 2016

On the day after the Democratic National Convention wrapped up, Donald Trump is campaigning in Colorado — and taking aim at the message and messengers of his opposition.

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Federal Appeals Court Throws Out North Carolina's Voter ID Law

Friday, July 29, 2016

A three-judge panel of the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals has struck down a North Carolina law that requited voter identification. The unanimous decision found the law was "passed with racially discriminatory intent."

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Trump Urges Russia To 'Find' Clinton's Emails And Release Them

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Republican Donald Trump spoke at a press conference Wednesday morning, in which he said Russia should try to find thousands of deleted emails from his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton's private system.

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Young Republicans Weigh In On Their Party's Future

Thursday, July 21, 2016

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to young Republicans at the Republican National Convention about the future of their party and their place in it.

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'Make America First Again' Theme Echoes Pre-World War II U.S.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

The theme of day three of the GOP Convention in Cleveland is "Make America First Again." Before World War II, the "America First Committee" focused on keeping the U.S. out of the conflict raging in Europe.

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Ohio Republicans Respond To Melania Trump's Convention Speech

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

NPR's Robert Siegel gages reaction to Melania Trump's Monday night speech at the Republican National Convention.

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The Last Time Cleveland Hosted The GOP Convention

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The last time Cleveland held a political convention was in 1936. Republicans nominated Kansas Gov. Alf Landon to challenge Democratic incumbent Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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Britain Won't Be The First To Leave A United Europe. Guess Who Was?

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Britain is being described as the first country to leave the European Union. That may be true on a technicality, but others left the pan-European body in the past.

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British People React To United Kingdom's Vote To Brexit

Friday, June 24, 2016

NPR talks with people in Britain for reaction to the United Kingdom's historic vote to leave the European Union.

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Polls Close In The U.K. After Day Of Voting On Brexit Referendum

Thursday, June 23, 2016

The polls have closed in a referendum that could determine the future of the United Kingdom. Voters had their say Thursday on whether the U.K. should stay in the European Union.

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United Kingdom Voters Go To The Polls In Brexit Vote

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Voters go to the polls Thursday to decide whether the United Kingdom should remain part of the European Union. Financial Times political editor George Parker explains what a vote to "Brexit" would mean. We also hear from a couple divided over the issue.

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London Residents Weigh In After Voting On Brexit Referendum

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Voters in the United Kingdom go to the polls Thursday to decide whether to leave or stay in the European Union.

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In London, Some Residents Fight To Remain In The European Union

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

On Thursday, the United Kingdom will vote on whether to continue its membership in the European Union. People in London explain why they support remaining part of the EU.

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