Domenico Montanaro

Domenico Montanaro appears in the following:

Politics chat: Biden's spending bills are still stalled on Capitol Hill

Sunday, October 17, 2021

We look at the battles facing the Democratic party in the wake of ongoing rifts over the infrastructure bill and President Biden's down-trending polling numbers.


Most Americans would rather rebuild than move if natural disaster strikes, poll finds

Tuesday, October 05, 2021

Even as climate change increases the frequency and intensity of extreme weather events, two-thirds of U.S. adults say if their home is hit they'd rather rebuild than relocate.


The provisions in Texas' restrictive abortion law are not popular, an NPR poll finds

Monday, October 04, 2021

A clear majority of Americans, including most Republicans, opposes key provisions of the controversial new Texas abortion law, the latest NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll finds.


Biden's Approval Rating Recovers Some From Last Month's Low, An NPR Poll Finds

Thursday, September 30, 2021

The latest NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist survey finds that 45% of U.S. adults approve of the job President Biden is doing, while 46% disapprove. That's a little better than his numbers last month.


The California Recall And Its Very Real Political Consequences, Explained

Monday, September 13, 2021

On Tuesday, Californians will decide whether Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom should remain in office. Here's a primer on the recall, how it works and how we got here — and the political stakes.


Biden's Approval Rating Hits A New Low After The Afghanistan Withdrawal

Thursday, September 02, 2021

President Biden's approval rating slid to just 43%, according to a new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll. The decline is principally due to independents, a key swing group.


5 Questions Now After President Biden's Afghanistan Withdrawal

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Among the questions: What happens to the Americans still in Afghanistan? And: What does the exit mean for Biden's approach to the world?


Biden Says The U.S. Is On Pace To Leave Afghanistan By The Aug. 31 Deadline

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

The president told G-7 leaders that the U.S. is set to finish withdrawing from Afghanistan by Aug. 31 and asked the Pentagon and State Department for contingency plans if the deadline cannot be met.


Here's How Democrats Get Their Domestic Agenda Through — And It's Not Easy

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

The resurgent coronavirus and the chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan have likely made an already-difficult path for President Biden's big-spending legislative agenda even tougher.


The Chaotic U.S. Withdrawal From Afghanistan Puts Biden In A Political Hole

Thursday, August 19, 2021

President Biden has resolutely defended his decision to withdraw from Afghanistan. But Republicans and many Democrats have criticized the way the administration has withdrawn.


6 Political Takeaways For President Biden From The Chaotic Afghanistan Withdrawal

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

The disorganization and confusion of President Biden's full U.S. withdrawal of Afghanistan have put him in a political hole.


Biden: 'I Do Not Regret My Decision' To Withdraw From Afghanistan

Monday, August 16, 2021

Speaking about the Taliban's ousting of the U.S.-backed Afghan government, Biden acknowledged, "The truth is this did unfold more quickly than we anticipated."


Biden's Choices In Afghanistan Were Complicated. So Is The Fallout He Faces

Monday, August 16, 2021

The simple question of whether the U.S. should stay or go was not simple at all. Now Biden's determination to leave Afghanistan has resulted in a bigger mess than he bargained for.


Andrew Cuomo To Resign After Investigation Finds He Sexually Harassed Multiple Women

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

The three-term New York governor announced he will resign following a scathing report from the state's attorney general that corroborated allegations made by 11 women.


Justice Department Is Investigating Phoenix Police After Reports Of Excessive Force

Thursday, August 05, 2021

The Justice Department will be probing the Phoenix police's use of force and their treatment of the city's homeless.


Trump Calls The Fight To Get Tax Returns A Political Attempt To Retaliate Against Him

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

"The requests single out President Trump because he is a Republican and a political opponent," the former president's lawyers say in a new motion.


Biden Calls On New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo To Resign After Harassment Report

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

The New York state attorney general's office detailed multiple incidents of harassment or inappropriate comments made by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and said he created a "hostile work environment."


Capitol Police Officer Testifies To The Racism He Faced During The Jan. 6 Riot

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Capitol Police Pfc. Harry Dunn noted in testimony before Congress about the U.S. Capitol insurrection that he was called the N-word after he said he voted for President Biden.


Rising Violent Crime Is Likely To Present A Political Challenge For Democrats In 2022

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Violent crime is on the rise in many urban areas across the country, giving Republicans what they believe is an opening in key swing districts that could decide control of Congress next year.


What's Next For Voting Rights After The Supreme Court's Decision

Saturday, July 03, 2021

The ruling this week essentially gutted what's left of the Voting Rights Act, but there's a lot of action — and inaction — happening elsewhere on the topic. Here's what to watch for next.