Don Gonyea

Don Gonyea appears in the following:

Milwaukee's The One For Democrats

Monday, March 11, 2019

The decision to hold the 2020 Democratic National Convention in Wisconsin is a symbolic choice for a party that's been working to reverse its 2016 losses in the industrial Midwest.


In One Pennsylvania County, Economic Woes Impact Political Leanings

Friday, March 08, 2019

Labor uncertainty in Erie County, Pa. — a county that narrowly flipped for Donald Trump in 2016 — may now be impacting how voters in the region feel about the president.


2020 Democrats Head To Wisconsin Early, Looking To Reverse 2016 Stumble

Sunday, March 03, 2019

Democrats were stunned to lose the state to Donald Trump in 2016. This time around, presidential candidates are treating the previously blue state like a battleground.


Former Rep. John Dingell Dies At 92

Friday, February 08, 2019

Former Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., the longest-serving member of Congress in history, has died at age 92. The Democrat was an advocate for national health care and the auto industry.


Former Rep. John Dingell, Longest-Serving Member Of Congress, Dies At 92

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Undefeated in 30 elections, Dingell served for 59 years in the House. He was a champion for nationalized health care and in retirement became known for his playful and pointed tweets.


Iowans Give Their Take On The State Of The Union

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

We watched the State of the Union address with a group of Republicans and Democrats at a restaurant and lounge in a small town in Iowa.


What Voters Are Expecting From Trump's State Of The Union Address

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

NPR's Don Gonyea has been talking with voters in rural Iowa ahead of President Trump's State of the Union address. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with him about voters' interests and expectations.


Colorado Voters Weigh In On Trump's Insistence On A Border Wall

Monday, February 04, 2019

What do Republican and independent voters in Colorado make of President Trump's ongoing call for a border wall? We talk to voters in the Denver suburbs.


A Snapshot Of Conservatives' Reactions To Trump Reopening Government Without Wall Funding

Saturday, January 26, 2019

President Trump's base firmly supports his push for a border wall. Conservative activists and callers on talk radio reacted to his agreement to reopen the government temporarily without funds for the wall.


Ohio Voters Are Divided Over Whom To Blame For Government Shutdown

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Both Republicans and Democrats in Chillicothe, Ohio, are frustrated that negotiations to end the partial government shutdown are stalled, but they are divided about who to blame for it.


What Voters In Ohio Are Saying About The Government Shutdown

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Voters in Chillicothe, Ohio, are divided about who's to blame for the government shutdown. Both Republicans and Democrats expressed frustration that negotiations are not happening.


The Longest Government Shutdown In History, No Longer — How 1995 Changed Everything

Saturday, January 12, 2019

We've had government shutdowns since the '70s. Early on, they were low on drama and usually quickly resolved. Then came 1995, when the GOP used budget negotiations to push a broad philosophical fight.


What We Can Learn From Past Government Shutdowns

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

It's Day 18 of the partial government shutdown, and it's now the third-longest on record. In the 90s, it took President Clinton and House Speaker Gingrich a record 21 days to settle an impasse.


You Can Eat Like Johnny Cash — Thanks To A Cookbook From Country Music's First Family

Saturday, December 29, 2018

The son of country music legends Johnny Cash and June Carter has compiled a book of Southern recipes handed down in his family through the years.


Former President George W. Bush Delivers Emotional Eulogy For His Father

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Funeral services for President George H.W. Bush were held Wednesday at the Washington National Cathedral. His son, President George W. Bush and former Sen. Alan Simpson delivered eulogies.


Americans Pay Their Respects To Former President George H.W. Bush At Nation's Capitol

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

President George H.W. Bush continues to lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda. A slew of dignitaries pay their respects Tuesday.


George H.W. Bush Remembered

Saturday, December 01, 2018

President George H.W. Bush died Friday at the age of 94. A look back at his presidency.


Can Trump Stop GM From Shutting Down 4 U.S. Plants?

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

What can the government do to keep General Motors from shedding thousands of jobs from its plants in Ohio as the company retracts its small car manufacturing operation?


Encore: Lee Greenwood's 'God Bless The U.S.A.'

Friday, November 23, 2018

Singer-songwriter Lee Greenwood talks about his 1984 hit "God Bless the U.S.A." Now 75 and still touring, Greenwood had lived a whole career before he wrote the song that would come to define him.


Florida Election Officials Have Until Sunday To Turn In Final Tallies In Senate Race

Friday, November 16, 2018

In Florida's close Senate race, hand recounts progressed quickly on Friday, ahead of a Sunday deadline to report official results.