Danielle Kurtzleben

Danielle Kurtzleben appears in the following:

2018 Is The Year Democrats Got Comfortable Talking Health Care Again

Thursday, October 25, 2018

In their closing arguments to voters, Democrats are attacking Republicans for trying to roll back popular Obamacare provisions. Republicans are shooting back with a focus on pre-existing conditions.

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Health Care Debate Over Pre-Existing Conditions Heats Up As Midterms Near

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Health care is a top issue for voters heading into the midterm elections. The arguments on each side have gotten heated, particularly over pre-existing conditions and government-run care.

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Poll Finds Wide Partisan Gaps On America's Biggest Problems

Thursday, October 18, 2018

A new Pew poll shows that there are few issues that Democrats and Republicans agree need to be fixed — and even then, they often don't agree on how to fix them.

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Will Kavanaugh Controversy Play A Role In Arizona Senate Race?

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Arizona has one of the most hard fought 2018 Senate races. Democrats need to flip the seat if they have any chance to win a majority. The GOP is energized following Justice Kavanaugh's confirmation.

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Poll: Rural Americans Rattled By Opioid Epidemic; Many Want Government Help

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

A poll by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health finds opioid abuse a top issue for rural Americans.

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Women Veterans Show Off Fighter Jets In Campaign Ads, But Also Their Minivans

Thursday, October 04, 2018

This year, 12 women veterans are nominees for the House. Many are highlighting not only their military service, but their experiences as mothers.

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President Trump Mocks Christine Blasey Ford, Returning To A Tactic He Has Used Before

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

President Trump took to mocking Christine Blasey Ford, one woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault. He has denigrated women who accused or opposed him in the past.

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'Good And Mad' Explores Women's Anger At A Pivotal Moment

Monday, October 01, 2018

It hardly needs saying that women's anger (more from one political party) has been roiling since the 2016 election. Rebecca Traister's new book explores the history and politics involved.

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How Testimonies From Kavanaugh And Blasey Ford Unfolded Before The Senate

Thursday, September 27, 2018

On Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee heard from Christine Blasey Ford, who alleges that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her, and Kavanaugh, who denied the allegations.

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Kavanaugh And Christine Blasey Ford Testify Before Senate Judiciary Committee

Thursday, September 27, 2018

On Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony from Christine Blasey Ford, who claims Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were both in high school. In his own testimony, Kavanaugh denied those claims.

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Women 'Running Unapologetically As Themselves'

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Many women veterans are running for Congress, but they are campaigning on more than their combat experience. Their messages suggest the way women are running for office is changing.

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Is The Record Number Of Women Candidates A 2018 Blip — Or A Lasting Trend?

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The number of women candidates has smashed multiple records this year. So experts are asking if 2018 will fundamentally change what it takes to get women to run.

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The Women's Wave: Backlash To Trump Persists, Reshaping Politics In 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

A big gender gap threatens the GOP in November, as the energy of the women's marches the day after Donald Trump took office has been sustained by Democratic women invested in the midterms.

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Why Aren't More Women In Office? Even Within Parties, There's Big Disagreement

Thursday, September 20, 2018

A new poll finds that men and women — particularly within the Republican party — differ greatly on why more women haven't been elected to office, or even whether there are enough women in office.

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Trump Is On Voters' Minds In Virginia's 10th District

Friday, August 31, 2018

In a swing House district in Virginia, President Trump is top of mind among voters ahead of the midterm elections.

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Electing More Women Would Change Congress (But Not Make It More Bipartisan)

Friday, August 10, 2018

There's a common stereotype that women lawmakers are more bipartisan in their work than men. But as record numbers of women run for Congress, a new study says that's not true.

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It's Official: Record Number Of Women Nominated For House Seats In 2018

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Record numbers of women were already running in House primaries. Now, a record number of women have secured nominations from the two major parties to appear on ballots in November.

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What You Need To Know About The Democratic Socialists Of America

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The group has watched its membership grow more than sevenfold in three years, and New York congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has pushed the group even further into the limelight.

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Episode 854: The New Socialists

Friday, July 20, 2018

Socialism was political poison in the U.S. for decades. Now it's gaining ground. Who are these new socialists? And what do they want?

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Getting To Know The DSA

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The Democratic Socialists of America have gotten new visibility with the primary victory of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in New York. They're benefiting as energy on the political left grows.

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