Danielle Kurtzleben

Danielle Kurtzleben appears in the following:

Trump And The Testosterone Takeover Of 2016

Saturday, October 01, 2016

It's a historic election, with the first female major-party nominee. But for all that, Trump's masculinity has been on unusually prominent display.


Do Fact Checks Matter?

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Voters' minds are stubborn, and politicians habitually spout falsehoods. That doesn't mean fact-checking is a failure, though.


Analysis: Trump Tax Plan Would Cost Trillions, Boost Incomes For The Rich

Monday, September 19, 2016

The plan would also help the rich more than the middle class, according to the Tax Foundation. And there's still one huge, $1.5 trillion uncertainty in the plan.


What The Trump Campaign Said About Birtherism, Annotated

Friday, September 16, 2016

The Trump campaign's latest statement on Trump's birther beliefs is also an example of how the Trump playbook works.


Platform Check: Presidential Candidates Present Family Policies

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

NPR takes a look at the policy proposals of the major presidential candidates on childcare and paid family leave, following a speech on the subject by Donald Trump and his daughter, Ivanka, in Aston, Pa., on Tuesday.


CHARTS: White Voters Without College Degrees Are Fleeing The Democratic Party

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

As time goes on, the Democratic Party and Republican Party are looking less and less alike.


Here's What Trump Was Up To Amid News Of 'Deplorables' And Pneumonia

Monday, September 12, 2016

Here's what you missed while Hillary Clinton's abysmal weekend took over Monday's news cycle.


Tracking The Rebirth Of The 'Birther' Conspiracy

Friday, September 09, 2016

Several surrogates close to Donald Trump have insisted this week that he actually believes President Obama was born in the United States, but Trump hasn't actually said it himself.


Trump Continues To Trail Well Behind Clinton In Fundraising

Thursday, September 08, 2016

Donald Trump announced that his team raised $90 million last month. That's a lot, but it's less than two-thirds of Hillary Clinton's $143 million.


Voters Are Rejecting Both Major Party Presidential Candidates Far More Than In 2012

Thursday, September 08, 2016

As many as 1 in 5 voters are either undecided or are choosing someone other than Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump.


The Clinton Health Rumors Aren't Going Away Anytime Soon. Here's Why

Saturday, September 03, 2016

How do you undo rumors and conspiracy theories? Research suggests that it's really, really hard — it may be that letting go of a conspiracy theory means letting go of who you think you are.


Fact Check: Donald Trump's Speech On Immigration

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

NPR's politics team annotated Trump's speech on immigration, which comes after a week of seeming to change direction on the issue.


Is Trump Flip-Flopping On Immigration? Yes Or No, It's Sure Been Confusing

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Ahead of a major immigration speech, it's not entirely clear what Donald Trump's policies are. But maybe his voters just don't care.


This Week, Trump Stumps As Clinton Airs Ads

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The two major-party presidential candidates will be taking different approaches to reaching voters this week. Donald Trump has four rallies planned while Hillary Clinton is running ads on television.


Is 'Rural Resentment' Driving Voters To Donald Trump?

Thursday, August 18, 2016

The rural-urban split is one of the biggest demographic stories of the 2016 election.


Trump Adds Fuel To Conspiracy Theories Questioning Clinton's Health

Thursday, August 18, 2016

An online volley of theories says that stools, stumbles and pillows are evidence that Hillary Clinton is in poor health.


How Did Trump's and Clinton's Economic Policy Speeches Compare?

Saturday, August 13, 2016

While both candidates diverge vastly on many issues, they also have some surprising areas of agreement.


FACT CHECK: Clinton Lays Out Economic Plan In Contrast To Trump

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Clinton argued that her plan would boost the middle class while Trump's plan "would give trillions in tax cuts to big corporations, millionaires, and Wall Street money managers."


Child Care Plan Is A Change In Rhetoric For Donald Trump

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Last year, the candidate was dismissive of child care questions. But his daughter Ivanka has pressed for the issues and had a major role in his new proposals.


FACT CHECK: Donald Trump Unveils His Economic Plan In Major Detroit Speech

Monday, August 08, 2016

In a vision described as "Winning The Global Competition," the GOP nominee is proposing three tax brackets and would limit taxes on all forms of business income as well as end the estate tax.