Mara Liasson appears in the following:
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
With Congress taking unprecedented measures to respond to the coronavirus pandemic and a deep economic shock to the country, the crisis is poised to deeply reshape political dynamics in the U.S.
Sunday, April 19, 2020
We'll take a look at President Trump's phased plan to "reopen" the country — and discuss the potential fallout of his support for anti-lockdown protests in several states.
Thursday, April 16, 2020
President Trump promises to release guidance Thursday for when states can reopen their economies. He's holding a conference call with state governors.
Monday, April 13, 2020
NPR political correspondents recap the battle between state governors and President Trump on lifting social distancing measures and effectively re-opening the United States for business.
Sunday, April 12, 2020
President Trump is torn between the advice of public health experts and his political instincts as he tries to navigate the coronavirus crisis.
Sunday, April 05, 2020
President Trump's renewed calls to get the economy moving still fly in the face of what his health advisers are urging. Meanwhile, the pandemic reboots the vote-by-mail fight, and Wisconsin votes.
Thursday, April 02, 2020
The coronavirus crisis has paused much of the presidential campaign. President Trump has been a daily presence on television, but his likely Democratic opponent Joe Biden has struggled for attention.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
NPR politics and science correspondents answer listener questions about the federal government response to the coronavirus and the possibility that as many as 100,000 Americans could be killed by it.
Sunday, March 29, 2020
Donald Trump seems reluctant to fully exercise the powers of the presidency, even though he has touted them in the past.
Sunday, March 22, 2020
A massive aid and economic stimulus bill is making its way through Congress.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Former Vice President Joe Biden won primaries in Florida, Illinois and Arizona. Ohio postponed its primary because of coronavirus concerns. Will Sen. Bernie Sanders drop out now?
Sunday, March 15, 2020
The Trump administration said Sunday that first responders, medical providers and the elderly will be given priority as officials strive to dramatically expand the availability of testing.
Saturday, March 14, 2020
Both Congress and the Trump administration are taking action in the face of the coronavirus crisis. Meanwhile, President Trump says he's been tested after dodging the question for days.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Former Vice President Joe Biden expanded his delegate lead over Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders. Most notably was Biden's victory in the state of Michigan, where there were 125 delegates at stake.
Thursday, March 05, 2020
Sen. Elizabeth Warren suspended her presidential campaign today, leaving essentially a two-man battle for the Democratic nomination between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders.
Wednesday, March 04, 2020
Bident won the majority of states, and performed better than expected in others. It was a stunning shift in momentum for a candidate who lost the first three contests of the Democratic primary.
Tuesday, March 03, 2020
It's the biggest primary day of the year, with 14 states and about a third of the delegates for the Democratic nomination on the line. Here's how the trajectory of the race could change Tuesday.
Sunday, March 01, 2020
NPR political correspondent Mara Liasson discusses the results from Saturday's primary in South Carolina and looks ahead to Super Tuesday, where 14 more states will vote.
Sunday, February 23, 2020
We look at the results coming out of the Nevada caucuses, Russia's attempts to interfere in Sen. Bernie Sanders' campaign and what to expect from Tuesday's Democratic debate.
Saturday, February 22, 2020
The Democratic presidential primary hits a new phase on Saturday in Nevada — a state with a more diverse electorate. Campaigns are reaching out to Latino voters to turn out.