Mara Liasson

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, February 17, 2019

The president's declaration of a national emergency is headed to the courts, where its future is uncertain. In the mean time, is he able to declare a political victory?

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Trump's 'Socialism' Attack On Democrats Has Its Roots In Cold War Fear

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

President Trump is starting to give signs of how he will run for re-election, attempting to invert the attack on him as an extremist by painting Democrats as "radical" and socialist.

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, February 10, 2019

We have an update on congressional negotiations over border wall funding and the political turmoil in Virginia.

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What To Make Of The State Of The Union

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

We have analysis of President Trump's State of the Union address.

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State Of The Union Takeaways

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

We have analysis from President Trump's first State of the Union address to a divided government.

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What To Expect From Trump's 2nd State Of The Union Address

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

President Trump delivers his second State of the Union address Tuesday night, with a showdown over border wall funding ongoing and the 2020 presidential campaign approaching.

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State Of The Union Is Trump's First Major Speech In 2020 Election Cycle

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

President Trump will deliver his State of the Union address Tuesday night to Congress and the nation. It's his first major speech as the 2020 election cycle gets under way.

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What To Expect When President Trump Addresses The Nation Tuesday

Sunday, February 03, 2019

President Trump's State of the Union address will take place later than normal, and while the threat of another shutdown looms.

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After Failed Talks, Trade Negotiations Resume With China

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

U.S. and Chinese negotiators begin two days of talks Wednesday in Washington, D.C. The goal is to settle a six-month trade war.

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What Comes Next Now That The Government Is Open Again

Monday, January 28, 2019

The government is open, and negotiators have three weeks to reach a border security deal or risk another shutdown. The White House is downplaying the economic and political fallout from the shutdown.

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Monday Morning Politics: The Grand Re-Opening of the Government

Monday, January 28, 2019

Will they keep it open? 

No Wall After All? The Partial Government Shutdown Is Over, For Now

Sunday, January 27, 2019

NPR's Mara Liasson joins Lulu Garcia-Navarro to discuss the president's move to sign a bill ending the partial shutdown, and to examine the latest indictment related to the Mueller investigation.

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A Week Of Big Gestures But No Movement As Shutdown Nears 1-Month Mark

Sunday, January 20, 2019

NPR's Mara Liasson joins Lulu Garcia-Navarro to discuss the president's negotiation-by-spectacle strategy on the shutdown, and to examine the latest moves in the Mueller investigation.

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President Trump Issues A Denial About His Ties To Russia

Monday, January 14, 2019

News reports last weekend brought new attention to President Trump's relationship with Russia and President Vladimir Putin. The scrutiny comes at a moment of political vulnerability for Trump.

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The Latest Political Fallout From Trump's Russia Ties

Monday, January 14, 2019

President Trump is defending himself after reports said the FBI opened an investigation into whether the president was working for the Kremlin. And, the government shutdown is in its fourth week.

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Trump Still Considering National Emergency Declaration As Shutdown Negotiations Continue

Sunday, January 13, 2019

The partial government shutdown, already the longest in U.S. history, continues with no end in sight.

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The Political Price Of Building A Border Wall

Thursday, January 10, 2019

President Trump acts like his campaign promise to build a border wall means the difference between keeping his base of supporters and losing them. But is that really the case?

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Televised-Addresses Highlight Divide Between Trump, Democratic Leaders

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

After the president gave an Oval Office address, calling for more than $5 billion in border wall funding, Speaker of the House Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Schumer gave the Democratic response.

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Trump To Give Prime-Time Speech, Making The Case For Border Wall Funding

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

President Trump will make a prime-time speech Tuesday night on border security, making the case for funding a border wall. That demand has triggered a partial government shutdown, in its third week.

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Budget Negotiations Continue As Government Shutdown Enters Its 3rd Week

Sunday, January 06, 2019

Budget talks between congressional aides and the White House did not break any new ground Saturday. President Trump is still insisting on $5.7 billion for a border wall.

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