Sarah McCammon

Sarah McCammon appears in the following:

For Some Trump Supporters, KKK Questions Are 'Overblown'

Monday, February 29, 2016

As he campaigns through Southern states in advance of Super Tuesday, Donald Trump has downplayed the endorsement of former KKK leader David Duke.

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Campaigns Update: Controversy Ignites Over Trump And The KKK

Sunday, February 28, 2016

In an interview Sunday, Donald Trump would not disavow support from former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke. NPR's Sarah McCammon and Tamara Keith have the latest from the campaigns.

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Trump's Momentum Threatens A Cruz Victory In His Home State Of Texas

Thursday, February 25, 2016

The Texas primary offers Super Tuesday's biggest prize: 155 delegates, split proportionally. It's Ted Cruz's home state, a place he should win big. But he's up against the juggernaut of Donald Trump.

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Pro-Cruz SuperPAC Slams Trump For Confederate Flag Removal, Gay Rights

Friday, February 19, 2016

It wouldn't be South Carolina without stuff like this.

A superPAC supporting Ted Cruz is hitting Donald Trump in South Carolina radio ads and robo calls for his support of the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the State Capitol grounds. Another robo call out Friday night is also ...

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Donald Trump's Uplifting Message Sets Him Apart From Ted Cruz

Friday, February 19, 2016

Donald Trump supporters say that his message is actually uplifting, despite the popular view that he is simply riding a wave of anger. While Ted Cruz's message has fewer threads of hope.

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Trump Is Defiant After Pope Criticizes His Plan To Build Border Wall

Friday, February 19, 2016

Campaigning in South Carolina, Donald Trump denounced Pope Francis' comments suggesting that he is not a Christian because of the GOP presidential front-runner's hardline position on immigration.

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Trump Opponents Try To Build Property Rights Into A S.C. Primary Issue

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

A campaign ad by Sen. Ted Cruz is using Donald Trump's support of eminent domain – when the government takes private land for public or commercial use – against him.

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Trump, Cruz Hold Back-To-Back Rallies Ahead Of South Carolina Primary

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are having a vicious fight leading up to the South Carolina GOP primary on Saturday, and on Tuesday they held back-to-back rallies in the state.

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South Carolina GOP Primary: 'Bare-Knuckle' Politics With A Smile

Thursday, February 11, 2016

South Carolina has a strong track record for picking the eventual GOP winner. But the state also has a history of dirty politics.

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Christie, Fiorina Drop Out; Rest Of The GOP Presidential Field Pushes On

Thursday, February 11, 2016

With the Republican race still unsettled after the New Hampshire primary, the battle moves to South Carolina. On Wednesday, N.J. Gov. Chris Christie and Carly Fiorina withdrew from the race.

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Donald Trump Scores His First Election Victory

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

N.H. voters are known for picking establishment candidates. Results revealed that this time both Democratic and Republican voters preferred outsiders. Winning has been a big theme of Trump's campaign.

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Presidential Candidates Await Results In New Hampshire Primary

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

In just minutes, final polls close in New Hampshire, and the candidates await results in the state's presidential primary contests.

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In New Hampshire, Mainstream Republicans Battle To Revive Campaigns

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Several GOP candidates have a lot at stake Tuesday as results come in from New Hampshire. Donald Trump has been riding high in the polls there, while mainstream Republicans are battling to stay alive.

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Donald Trump Repeats Choice Language That Insulted Ted Cruz

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

The top two finishers in the Republican caucuses in Iowa — Ted Cruz and Donald Trump — made their closing pitches in New Hampshire, but to a very different electorate.

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Donald Trump Engages In Retail Politics Traditional To New Hampshire

Monday, February 08, 2016

Donald Trump, the front-runner in New Hampshire, is leaving nothing to chance — engaging in the type of retail politics that voters expect in that state.

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Little Time To Celebrate Iowa; It's On To New Hampshire

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Caucus night is over. Sen. Ted Cruz was the winner on the Republican side and Hillary Clinton pulled out victory in a very close race with Sen. Bernie Sanders. New Hampshire holds a primary next week.

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In Iowa, Ted Cruz Overcomes Donald Trump's Star Power

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Sen. Ted Cruz won the Republican caucuses in Iowa, turning out his base of evangelical supporters and delivering Donald Trump a loss during his first time being judged by voters.

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Democrats, Republicans Gather In Iowa To Cast First Votes Of 2016 Election

Monday, February 01, 2016

Monday night's caucuses draw big crowds as Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders face off for the Democratic nomination and Donald Trump tries to hold off his Republican challengers.

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Cruz Urges Iowans: Caucus With Us; If We Stand Together We Will Win

Monday, February 01, 2016

At the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines Sunday night, Cruz reflected on the campaign. Without mentioning his name, Cruz took a swipe at his biggest Republican rival in Iowa, Donald Trump.

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With Polls Showing Tight Races, Candidates Make Final Push In Iowa

Sunday, January 31, 2016

With less than 24 hours before Iowans begin to caucus, NPR's Sam Sanders and Sarah McCammon give the latest on how the candidates are rallying their supporters.

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