Mara Liasson appears in the following:
Thursday, March 14, 2013
During the annual Conservative Political Action Conference that begins Thursday, a slew of men who appear to want to try their hand at leading the GOP back to the White House in 2016 will be speaking, though not every potential presidential candidate was invited.
Yes, it's four years away, but ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Republicans have a steep hill to climb if they want to take control of the Senate next year. The GOP would need to pick up six seats in 2014.
There are plenty of open seats and vulnerable Democrats up for re-election, but Republicans are debating the best way to win.
Thursday, December 06, 2012
Wednesday, December 05, 2012
The president and House Republicans continued to snipe at each other Wednesday over the impending set of automatic tax hikes and spending cuts known as the fiscal cliff. President Oba...
Tuesday, December 04, 2012
In his first term, President Obama was criticized as caving to Republicans too early, too often. Since his re-election, he has subtly changed his approach. He's bringing a more aggres...
Friday, October 19, 2012
Third-party candidates could end up affecting the outcome of the presidential race, as Ralph Nader did in Florida in 2000. Libertarian Gary Johnson could siphon votes away from both c...
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Mara Liasson, national political correspondent for NPR, previews tonight's "town hall-style" presidential debate.
What advice would you give Obama and Romney in advance of tonight's debates?
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Thursday, August 30, 2012
Coverage continues as the RNC enters its third full day. More guests join the discussion at Radio Row inside the convention center. Featuring:
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Mara Liasson, national political correspondent for NPR, discusses recent political headlines in the 2012 election and in Washington DC.
Wednesday, March 07, 2012
NPR national political correspondent Mara Liasson discusses the results from yesterday's Super Tuesday contests - from Romney's razor-thin win in Ohio to Santorum's victories in Oklahoma and Tennessee. Explore the Super Tuesday results map below!
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Polls show there is broad support for the sentiment behind Occupy Wall Street. Still, the president treads carefully when asked about them. While some Democrats think the protests rep...
Monday, September 12, 2011
In the past, President Obama has preferred to send broad outlines for legislation up to Capitol Hill, leaving the details to lawmakers. But not anymore. On Monday, he presented his jo...
Wednesday, March 03, 2010
National political correspondent for NPR Mara Liasson
checks in on health care, banking reform and the latest from Washington.
Wednesday, March 03, 2010
Legislators in Washington are trying to move big bills through Congress. NPR’s national political correspondent Mara Liasson
discusses the latest from the capital. Plus, Village Voice
senior editor Wayne Barrett
handicaps the race for the U.S. Senate seat in New York; NYC transportation commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan
; director of the Oscar ...