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Sam Sanders

Sam Sanders appears in the following:

In South Carolina, Young Black Voters Could Put Holes In Clinton's Firewall

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Most polls show Hillary Clinton beating Bernie Sanders soundly in the state's upcoming primary, due to overwhelming black support. But many young black voters are turning lukewarm on Clinton.

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With A Little Help From Larry David, Bernie Sanders Does 'SNL'

Sunday, February 07, 2016

Bernie Sanders impersonator Larry David hosted the episode with a cameo from the senator himself. Sanders slipped in a main campaign message, while David jabbed at the candidate's cantankerous side.

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#NPRreads: 4 Winning Stories To Tackle This Weekend

Saturday, February 06, 2016

Whitney Houston's Super Bowl masterpiece, a man of many identities, the future of military food — and from The Guardian's archives, an extraordinary, gut-wrenching chronicle of the Delhi gang rape.

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#MemeOfTheWeek: Bernie Or Hillary. Sexist or Nah?

Friday, February 05, 2016

A series of fake campaign posters locking Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton was just supposed to be funny, said the meme's creator. Except a lot of people thought it was sexist.

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Clinton, Sanders Focus On New Hampshire Ahead Of Next Week's Primary

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are in New Hampshire coming off the heels of the Iowa caucuses — where Clinton won by the narrowest of margins.

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A Night Of Surprises And Nail Biting In Iowa

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Donald Trump didn't fulfill his late polling promise — finishing second to Ted Cruz in the GOP race. And Hillary Clinton barely squeezed past Bernie Sanders to claim victory on the Democratic side.

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Democrats In Iowa Weigh In Ahead Of Caucuses

Monday, February 01, 2016

Voters in Iowa are anticipating Monday night's caucuses, the first contest of the 2016 presidential race.

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Presidential Voting Season Kicks Off With Iowa Caucuses

Monday, February 01, 2016

In Iowa, David Greene talks to Ann Selzer of the Des Moines Register and David Yepsen, former chief political correspondent at the Des Moines Register, now at Southern Illinois University.

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Politics In The News: Iowa Caucuses

Monday, February 01, 2016

David Greene talks to NPR's Cokie Roberts and David Yepsen, formerly of the Des Moines Register and now director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

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With Polls Showing Tight Races, Candidates Make Final Push In Iowa

Sunday, January 31, 2016

With less than 24 hours before Iowans begin to caucus, NPR's Sam Sanders and Sarah McCammon give the latest on how the candidates are rallying their supporters.

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In Iowa, Sanders Rallies Young People; Clinton Gets Pragmatic

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are battling it out to win Iowa in a very close race that will be decided tomorrow night in the caucuses.

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#MemeOfTheWeek: Megyn Kelly's Body Politic

Friday, January 29, 2016

In Donald Trump's ongoing feud with Megyn Kelly, her looks and attire appeared to matter for some just as much as, if not more than, her mind.

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Why Does Iowa Vote First, Anyway?

Friday, January 29, 2016

"The really important thing to remember about Iowa is not that it's first because it's important. Iowa is important because it's first," said one political columnist.

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WATCH: Clinton And Sanders Duel In Ads Ahead Of Iowa

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Hillary Clinton's spot portrays her as a voice of consistency, while Bernie Sanders is shown as a candidate of change.

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Barbershop: Black History Month, Macklemore And "Blizzard Baes"

Saturday, January 23, 2016

NPR's Sam Sanders, Arun Venugopal of WNYC, and comedian Amanda Seales talk about inflammatory comments by actress Stacey Dash, the new single by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, and "blizzard baes."

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Investigating Why Iowa Has Caucuses And Why Iowans Vote First In Presidential Elections

Saturday, January 23, 2016

In less than a month, Iowa voters will be first to choose who they want to be president, thanks to the Iowa caucuses. We find out why those caucuses are first, and if it's fair that they are.

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Trump Champions The 'Silent Majority,' But What Does That Mean In 2016?

Friday, January 22, 2016

The phrase has a long history, going back as far as Richard Nixon, who used it to push back against anti-war protesters and 1960s counterculture.

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What Is The 'Silent Majority?' Trump Supporters Weigh In

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Donald Trump says he speaks for the "silent majority," which is a phrase with a long history in politics. Iowa voters supporting Trump discuss just what makes up the silent majority in 2016.

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Barbershop: Nikki Haley And Oscar Nominations

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Virginia Republican Puneet Ahluwalia, actor Ravi Patel and NPR's Sam Sanders join Michel Martin to talk Nikki Haley hashtags and the Oscar nominations.

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#MemeOfTheWeek: The Racial Politics Of Nikki Haley

Saturday, January 16, 2016

The South Carolina governor's response to President Obama's State of the Union highlighted a reality for Haley — for some, she is too "brown." For others, not brown enough.

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