Juana Summers

NPR Ed

Juana Summers appears in the following:

How Latino Vote Has Affected Presidential Election

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

Latino voters helped shape the presidential race in different ways across the country. Some activists are criticizing Democrats for not working harder to court Latinos.

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Who Are The Voters And What Matters To Them?

Tuesday, November 03, 2020

The Associated Press has surveyed tens of thousands of registered voters to get a handle on voter demographics and what issues are driving their votes. NPR overviews the results of the VoteCast poll.

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Trump, Biden Campaigns Target 2020's Key Election Voting Blocs

Monday, November 02, 2020

Over 90 million Americans have already voted, and the campaigns are making targeted efforts to turn out key blocs. Trends have shifted from four years ago among groups like seniors and Latinos.

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Within The Early Voting Boom, Youth Turnout Seems To Be Surging

Thursday, October 29, 2020

More than 6 million voters under 30 have cast early ballots, compared with roughly 2 million at the same time in 2016. The number of first-time voters in that group has doubled in four years.

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House Democrats' Campaign Committee Launches Blitz Targeting Black Voters

Thursday, October 15, 2020

The investment, shared first with NPR, comes as the campaigns of both President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have focused intently on Black male voters.

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Trump Calls Harris A 'Monster,' Reviving A Pattern Of Attacking Women Of Color

Friday, October 09, 2020

In a telephone interview, the president slammed the Democratic vice presidential nominee using a term he has previously reserved for terrorists, murders and major natural disasters.

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Trump Says He'll Return To The White House Soon. Is It Safe?

Monday, October 05, 2020

Lots of questions remain about President Trump's condition. NPR discusses his health and medical treatment and what would be the best safety protocols for the White House to follow.

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White House Struggles To Explain, Contain Its Own Spiraling COVID-19 Crisis

Monday, October 05, 2020

Five days after President Trump tested positive for the coronavirus, and with the commander in chief hospitalized, the White House is struggling to show it has the situation under control.

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Stripper Polls: The Racy Voting PSA That's Actually All About The Issues

Monday, October 05, 2020

An Atlanta director says no one is engaging with Black men about the upcoming election. Her approach took politics inside the strip club with the video "Get Your Booty To The Poll."

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Timeline: How Trump Has Downplayed The Coronavirus Pandemic

Friday, October 02, 2020

Here is a sampling of what the president has said and when, including that time he said a "miracle" might make the pandemic "disappear."

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Poll: Most Young Americans Prefer Biden, But Trump Backers Are More Enthusiastic

Monday, September 21, 2020

The survey also finds that far more Americans under 30 say they'll "definitely" be voting than said the same in 2016.

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Generation Z In The GOP: Young Republicans Reflect On The Future Of Their Party

Wednesday, September 02, 2020

Some young Republican activists are concerned about the future of the GOP. It's now totally defined by President Trump, who is overwhelmingly rejected by their peers.

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Some Young Republican Activists Worry About The Future Of Their Party

Tuesday, September 01, 2020

President Trump has very limited appeal among young voters. And since the Republican Party has been transformed in his image, younger members of the GOP have concerns about the party's future.

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Activists Honor 1963 March On Washington, Urge Citizens To Vote

Saturday, August 29, 2020

Activists participating in the Get Your Knee Off Our Necks march in Washington D.C. are focused on organizing against racial injustice and on getting out the vote this November.

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Howard University Shaped Kamala Harris' Path To Political Heights

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Sen. Kamala Harris accepts the Democratic vice presidential nomination on Wednesday. Her education at a historically Black university seen as the center of Black intellectual life helped pave the way.

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'Could Have Been Our Own': Harris Nomination Hailed As Win For Representation

Friday, August 14, 2020

Kamala Harris, the daughter of Jamaican and Indian immigrants, represents a series of firsts — being Joe Biden's running mate is the latest. Political leaders and activists are cheering the pick.

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Kamala Harris, Biden's VP Pick, Makes Black And Asian Representation History

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Kamala Harris appeared alongside Joe Biden for the first time as his running mate. Biden's selection of Harris to join the Democratic ticket is important to voters of color.

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Kamala Harris Is 1st Woman Of Color On A Major Party Presidential Ticket

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Kamala Harris will make history as the first woman of color on a major party presidential ticket after a selection process in which Joe Biden faced pressure to choose a Black woman.

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Monday Morning Politics: Young Voters and the Veep-stakes

Monday, August 10, 2020

The latest on national news plus a preview of the Democratic Convention, Biden's VP pick, and whether young people will even tune in to conventions.

Poll: More Than Half Of Young People Lack Resources To Vote By Mail

Thursday, July 30, 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic has upended normal balloting, a need for more information about how to navigate voting by mail could be particularly acute among young people of color.

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