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Tamara Keith

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Democratic Race Transforms Into Battle Of Sharp Contrasts

Thursday, January 14, 2016

As voting nears and polls suggest a tightening race, the leaders for the Democratic presidential nomination are sharpening their focus on one another.

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Trump Wasn't At The State Of The Union But His Presence Was Felt

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

A number of times President Obama alluded to Donald Trump's rhetoric on Muslims. The official GOP response came from South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley who all but called Trump out by name in her speech.

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Iowa's Brown & Black Presidential Forum Draws Democratic Candidates

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Non-white voters could be the deciding factor in the Democratic presidential nomination. That's why Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton and Martin O'Malley participated in the forum Monday night.

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Clinton, Sanders Get Tough On Policy Differences In Close Iowa Race

Monday, January 11, 2016

The Democratic presidential candidates are in Iowa Monday, three weeks ahead of the caucuses. With polls showing a tight race, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are highlighting differences.

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Composer Sets Politics To Music In Scoring Campaign Ads

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Composer Todd Hahn says at the peak of a campaign season he scores as many as 18 ads a day. Over the course of his career, he figures he's done nearly 15,000.

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GOP Candidates Address Forum On Addiction In New Hampshire

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Whatever happens in the state with the first primary becomes big news in presidential elections. New Hampshire has an addiction epidemic. The issue is now being discussed on the campaign trial.

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Bill Clinton Hits The Campaign Trail For His Wife In New Hampshire

Monday, January 04, 2016

With just weeks before the first votes are cast, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton unleashes her husband on the campaign trail in New Hampshire. Bill Clinton remains a popular figure among Democrats, but he also comes with baggage.

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Retracing Where Hillary Clinton Grew Up, 1950s Park Ridge, Ill.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

The place someone calls home can say a lot about a person. Our political team went looking for Hillary Clinton's home in the suburbs of Chicago. (This piece initially aired on June 16, 2015, on ATC.)

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Portraits Of Those Killed By Heroin Bring Healing And Awareness

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Heroin and other opioid overdoses are projected to kill 400 people in New Hampshire this year. Many of them are young. And now one mom is painting portraits of those who overdosed.

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Encore: Born A City Kid, Bernie Sanders Drifted To The Green Mountain State

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Bernie Sanders grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y., but the 73-year-old has called Vermont home for almost his entire adult life. This story originally aired on June 20, 2015 on Weekend Edition Saturday.

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'Tranquility' Is A Way Station On Iowa's Campaign Trail

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Presidential campaigns involve hundreds of paid staff and thousands of volunteers. A critical element is supporter housing. Kurt Meyer opens his home to campaign employees, volunteers and candidates.

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Donald Trump Slams Hillary Clinton Using Crude Slang Term

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Donald Trump used some colorful slang Monday night when describing Hillary Clinton's loss to Barack Obama in the 2008 Democratic primary. Some are interpreting the Republican presidential candidate's language as sexist.

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What To Watch For In The Last Democratic Debate In 2015

Saturday, December 19, 2015

The third Democratic presidential primary is tonight in Manchester, New Hampshire. NPR White House Correspondent Tamara Keith has a preview.

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How To Ace A Debate? Ask The Pros Behind The Politicians

Saturday, December 19, 2015

When they take the debate stage, candidates must somehow walk a fine line between polish and authenticity — but how? Two people who train presidential hopefuls for a living break down how it's done.

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Sanders Campaign: DNC Blocking Voter Data Is Overkill, Breach Of Contract

Friday, December 18, 2015

The senator's campaign confirms a member of its staff accessed the proprietary voter files of Clinton's campaign thanks to "incompetence of the vendor." Her campaign is calling it "unacceptable."

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Cruz-Rubio Immigration Battle Dates Back To 2013 Bill

Thursday, December 17, 2015

During the GOP presidential debate Tuesday night, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio spat about immigration, an argument that dates back to a 2013 debate when the two men were freshman senators.

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Why The Politics Of The 'Star Wars' Universe Makes No Sense

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Seriously, do you understand how the Galactic Senate functioned?

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#NPRreads: 3 Stories To Linger Over This Weekend

Saturday, December 12, 2015

After a mass shooting, a 16-year-old survivor struggles to heal. A white woman grapples with her indebtedness. And sports writers think back to when they discovered the darkness in the beautiful game.

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Bernie Sanders Has Stuck To The Same Message For 40 Years

Friday, December 11, 2015

The senator has built his political career on decrying a rigged economy. NPR found audio dating back to 1976 that is nearly indistinguishable from 2015 when it comes to this message.

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Christmas At The White House, Where You'll Want To Hang That Snowflake Just Right

Saturday, December 05, 2015

Every year, hundreds of people apply for a chance to volunteer to decorate the White House for the holidays. All 70,000 ornaments and 8,000 snowflakes of it.

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