Domenico Montanaro

Domenico Montanaro appears in the following:

Americans Prefer A Politics-Free Discussion At Thanksgiving Dinner

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

According to a new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll, 58 percent of Americans celebrating the holiday dread having to talk politics around the dinner table this holiday, an uptick from one year ago.

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Woman Alleges Sen. Al Franken Groped Her Without Her Consent

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A woman has come forward with an account of alleged sexual assault by Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., in 2006. Franken is not denying the incident and apologized to the woman in a statement.

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House Lawmakers Scheduled To Vote Thursday On Tax Overhaul

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The House tax plan differs significantly from the version being sculpted in the Senate. Both plans seem to agree that a big corporate tax cut is needed. The president wants a tax measure by Christmas.

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Lawmakers On Capitol Hill Expected To Clash Over Competing Tax Bills

Friday, November 10, 2017

Senate Republicans released their version of a tax overhaul. On the House side, representatives will debate their measure next week. There's a lot to do if they want to honor the president's deadline.

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Democrats Get Their First Big Wins Since Trump's Era Began

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

One year ago, Americans went to the polls and elected Donald Trump president. Where are we headed next? Tuesday's election results might give us some clues.

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President Trump Was Elected A Year Ago — And Americans Are Feeling Aggrieved

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Cultural grievances were a big part of what drove Trump's election, but Americans across the racial spectrum say their group faces discrimination.

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News Brief: New York Terror Attack, GOP Tax Plan, NPR Executive Faces Harassment Allegations

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

At least eight people were killed and several people injured after a driver mowed down people on a New York City bike path. Also, we have an update on the Republican tax overhaul bill.

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GOP Delays Unveiling Of Tax Bill

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Wednesday was supposed to be the day House Republicans planned to release their tax legislation. But now it is being delayed until Thursday, which may mean there is trouble with the bill.

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Russia Tried To Infiltrate Trump Campaign, Mueller Documents Confirm

Monday, October 30, 2017

Trump's former campaign chairman and a top aide are charged with money laundering; a former foreign policy aide has pleaded guilty to lying to FBI.

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Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake Says He Won't Seek Re-Election, Denounces Trump

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake denounced President Trump today during his announcement that he won't seek re-election in 2018. He told the Arizona Republic "there may not be a place for a Republican like me in the current Republican climate or the current Republican Party."

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President Trump Says The Republican Party Is United. Is It?

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

President Trump continues his tax overhaul pitch after holding court in a wide ranging Rose Garden appearance on Monday. Trump played down any conflict with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

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Trump Rolls Back Obama Era Policies

Saturday, October 14, 2017

President Trump made headway this week in trying to roll back his predecessor's policies. NPR's Domenico Montanaro tells us about Trump's recent decisions against the Iran deal and the Affordable Care Act.

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News Brief: Trump Health Care Executive Order, California Wildfires, Harvey Weinstein

Thursday, October 12, 2017

President Trump signs an executive order Thursday that is expected to roll back Obama-era health care policies. Also, wildfires continue to race across parts of northern California.

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What's Changing With Trump's Executive Order On Health Care

Thursday, October 12, 2017

We look at what's expected to change in health care markets with President Trump's executive order he's expected to sign Thursday.

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News Brief: Congress Talks 'Bump Stocks,' Las Vegas Latest, DACA Deadline

Thursday, October 05, 2017

The Las Vegas attack has got lawmakers talking about banning "bump stocks," which simulate automatic weapons. Also, the Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend said she didn't know of his plans.

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News Brief: Mexico Earthquake, Hurricane Maria, New GOP Health Care Effort

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

More than 200 people were killed in an earthquake in Mexico. Also, Molly Hennessy-Fiske of the LA Times is in Puerto Rico as Hurricane Maria nears and the GOP is again trying to overhaul health care.

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News Brief: Houston Update, Trump And Russia

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

We have the latest on the crisis in Houston caused by flooding. Also, President Trump has visited Texas, and we have the latest on the Russia investigation.

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Friday Night Headlines: Arpaio Pardoned And Gorka Ousted

Saturday, August 26, 2017

A Friday night news dump revealed that President Trump had pardoned controversial Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio and ousted White House advisor Sebastian Gorka. We talk to NPR's Domenico Montanaro.

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What's Dividing Trump And McConnell

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The division between President Trump and Senate leader Mitch McConnell has led to reports of shouting matches and long periods of silence. Both recently issued reassuring statements.

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News Brief: Transgender People In The Military, Mattis In Middle East

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The White House is expected to issue guidance soon about President Trump's ban on transgender people in the military. Also, Defense Secretary James Mattis is traveling in the Middle East.

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