Steve Inskeep

Steve Inskeep appears in the following:

Divided States: Georgia Auto Mechanic Ties Racial Tensions To Obama

Monday, September 26, 2016

Jimmy and Dami Arno of the Atlanta suburb of Lawrenceville, Ga., say the country is in trouble. They plan on voting for Donald Trump this November.


Divided States: Ga. Farmer And Trump Backer Looks Forward To The Debate

Monday, September 26, 2016

Jon Jackson, 40, is new to farming — he served 11 years with the Army Rangers. Jackson knows it's unusual for an African-American to support Trump, and says some of his friends give him a hard time.


Politics, Protests Point To Overarching Question: 'Who Are We As Americans?'

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Police shootings in Tulsa, Okla., and Charlotte, N.C., sparked protests in those cities this week. At one, a protester said, "All of these are my people. So when one of us is hurt, all of us is hurt."


A Refugee's Tale: He Escaped Iran, Now He's Stuck On A Pacific Island

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

A refugee fled Iran where he says he was often jailed. His goal is Australia, but he's landed on the Pacific island of Nauru. He has refugee status, but the trouble is finding a place to resettle him.


Former Fox Host Gretchen Carlson Gets Apology, $20M Settlement

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Carlson sued Fox News chief Roger Ailes for sexual harassment. In a statement Tuesday, Fox said Carlson "had not been treated with the respect and dignity that she and all our colleagues deserve."


Trump Adviser Says One Of The GOP Nominee's Signature Plans Is 'Not Workable'

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

On a key Trump priority — banning travel to the U.S. from areas affected by terrorism — retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn says "a blanket [ban] is not workable."


Donald Trump Declines To Endorse Ryan, McCain Ahead Of Their Primaries

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Steve Inskeep talks with NPR congressional reporter Susan Davis about Donald Trump's unwillingness to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan and Sen. John McCain in their primaries next week. Echoing Ryan's words when Trump clinched the GOP presidential nomination, Trump said of endorsing Ryan, "I'm not there yet."


Vice Presidential Nominee Mike Pence Takes Center Stage At GOP Convention

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Some of the biggest speakers of the Republican convention came out Wednesday, including Donald Trump's vice presidential pick Mike Pence. Pence made his debut after Ted Cruz was booed off the stage.


On Eve Of Convention, Paul Ryan Offers Glimpse Of The GOP's Road Not Taken

Sunday, July 17, 2016

In a conversation with NPR's Steve Inskeep, the Republican speaker of the House suggests how different the focus at the party's upcoming convention might have been, had he been leading the ticket.


Paul Ryan's Dilemma: The Republican Party And Its Presidential Candidate

Saturday, July 16, 2016

House Speaker Paul Ryan needs to support his Republican Party, but he also needs to support its presumptive nominee Donald Trump without damaging his own attempts to make the party more inclusive.


After Bastille Day Rampage, Investigators Turn Up Details On Attacker

Friday, July 15, 2016

At least 84 people have been killed in the French city of Nice after a truck plowed into a crowd there. NPR's Dina Temple-Raston explains the latest on the investigation into that attack.


Sen. Flake Holds Off Endorsing Trump; Won't Go To GOP Convention

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Steve Inskeep talks to Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona about Flake's decision not to attend the Republican convention as it nominates Donald Trump for president.


The Obama Years: Views On A Presidency, Across America

Friday, July 01, 2016

How has life changed over the past eight years under President Obama? NPR hits the road to ask Americans about Obama's White House years on everything from jobs and energy to race and immigration.


Loretta Lynch Will Follow Recommendations In Clinton Email Case

Friday, July 01, 2016

After bipartisan outcry over the attorney general's meeting with Bill Clinton, she says she'll leave the conclusion in Hillary Clinton's email investigation to career lawyers and FBI agents.


Obama: Trump, Brexit Vote Both Tap Into Fear Of 'Funny-Looking People'

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

In an interview with NPR's Steve Inskeep, the president acknowledges "parallels" between the U.S. election and Britain's vote to leave the EU. But "the differences are greater than the similarities."


Obama: No Direct Evidence That Terrorist Group Directed Orlando Attack

Monday, June 13, 2016

President Obama spoke Monday after being briefed by his national security team about Sunday morning's mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla.


3 Shipwrecks In 3 Days: 700 People Die Trying To Cross Mediterranean

Monday, May 30, 2016

With warmer weather comes an influx of refugees and migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe, and a shift in the route they're taking. Over the weekend, hundreds of people drowned.


Sanders Reminds Appalachia Voters He Has Championed Their Cause

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump will be in West Virginia on Thursday ahead of its primary on May 10. Appalachia is an important region for Sanders, who has done well among the white working class.


Gannett Makes A Bid For Tribune Publishing

Monday, April 25, 2016

Media giant Gannett, which owns USA Today and many local newspapers, announced Monday morning that it's trying to buy Tribune Publishing, owner of the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune.


Who Still Supports Andrew Jackson?

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Abolitionist Harriet Tubman will be the new face of the $20 bill, while Jackson, who owned slaves, will move to the back. The two opposing figures represents how our democracy is supposed to work.