Sarah McCammon

Sarah McCammon appears in the following:

Democratic Candidates Throw Shade, But Avoid Calling Each Other Out

Monday, October 26, 2015

The three remaining Democratic presidential candidates appeared at a major event in Iowa over the weekend, the annual Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, with thousands of party faithful in attendance.

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Democratic Candidates Get Down To Business ... By Sitting Down To Dinner

Saturday, October 24, 2015

The Democrats running for president are in Des Moines, Iowa, Saturday night for the annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner, one of the marquee events leading up to January's Iowa caucus.

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10 Joe Biden Moments You Should Hear Again

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

The vice president signaled the end of his political career with his decision not to run for president. Here are some moments that have defined four decades in elected office.

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Ted Cruz Pitches Himself As The Politician With Outsider Cred

Friday, October 16, 2015

In a presidential campaign where political outsiders are leading, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz tells GOP voters that he is taking on the establishment from within. This week, he made that pitch in Iowa.

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Iowa's Growing Latino Population Wooed For The Caucuses — And Beyond

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Iowa's population is changing, with the number of Latinos growing fast. Activists are working to get them more engaged in the presidential caucuses, which could impact the state's politics long after.

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#NPRreads: China's One-Child Policy, And Pat Sajak's Politics

Friday, October 02, 2015

NPRreads is a weekly feature on Twitter and on The Two-Way. The premise is simple: Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. On Fridays, we highlight some of the best stories.

This week, we bring you three ...

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A Warning To Both Parties On Planned Parenthood And Abortion

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Republicans are pushing to strip Planned Parenthood of federal funding. The organization's popularity has held steady, highlighting a risk for the GOP. But there's danger for Democrats, too.

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Twitter Is Reportedly Set To Remove 'Interim' From CEO Jack Dorsey's Title

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Jack Dorsey, the Twitter co-founder who has led the company since June on an interim basis, will officially become the company's new CEO, according to reports. Dorsey is also the CEO of mobile payment company Square; it's uncertain whether he will try to hold both jobs.

Dorsey "is expected be ...

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Despite Calls For Defunding, Support For Planned Parenthood Holds Steady

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Planned Parenthood recently has become a flashpoint in the 2016 presidential campaign, especially among GOP candidates. But public opinion about the organization isn't changing much.

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At Crisis Pregnancy Center, Carly Fiorina Renews Opposition To Abortion

Friday, September 25, 2015

Carly Fiorina's presidential campaign took her to an exam room at a crisis pregnancy center in South Carolina Thursday. She crammed in, along with a pregnant woman, an OB-GYN and a crowd of reporters.

The visit came as the former Hewlett-Packard CEO has doubled down on her opposition to Planned ...

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Carly Fiorina Doubles Down On Opposition To Abortion In South Carolina

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina campaigned at a Christian pregnancy care center in South Carolina Thursday. Opposition to abortion has become a prominent message in her campaign recently.

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Fiorina Carries Debate Momentum To South Carolina

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Carly Fiorina had a big moment in the spotlight earlier this week during the second Republican debate — and she seized it. But to gain ground in the crowded primary race, the former Hewlett Packard CEO will need to build her campaign and connect with the party's base.

In Greenville, ...

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Fiorina Will Need To Stand Out, Not Just Stick Out, On Debate Stage

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

There's a lot at stake for Carly Fiorina at tonight's Republican debate. She joins 10 men on stage, including Donald Trump, who was recently quoted making negative comments about her face.

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'Ladies, Look At This Face': Fiorina Hits Back At Trump

Monday, September 14, 2015

Carly Fiorina wants you to look at her face. The superPAC supporting her campaign released a new video, "Faces," hitting back at Donald Trump's recent comments on her appearance in which he said "Look at that face!" and "Would anyone vote for that?"

"Ladies, look at this face, and look ...

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S.C. Judge Weighs Bail For White Ex-Officer Who Shot Black Man

Friday, September 11, 2015

The judge says he'll rule later on whether former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager should be released from jail before his trial. He's been in jail since shooting to death Walter Scott.

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20 Years After Historic Speech, Hillary Clinton Makes Appeal To Female Voters

Saturday, September 05, 2015

Hillary Clinton is wrapping up what's been a difficult summer for her campaign with a memory of a standout moment in her political career.

In Portsmouth, N.H., this weekend, Clinton recalled a "special anniversary" – her speech on Sept. 5, 1995 to the United Nations World Conference on Women ...

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Why Are So Many People Running For President?

Saturday, September 05, 2015

Running for president is expensive and exhausting — but this year, some 22 people seem to think it's a good idea. There are five major candidates for the Democratic nomination and a whopping 17 on the Republican side.

But why? As it turns out, there are many reasons.

They Think ...

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Ben Carson, The Other Republican Outsider On The Rise

Thursday, September 03, 2015

The retired neurosurgeon is rising in Iowa. He's drawn big crowds in the state and he's catching up with Donald Trump in the polls there. Like Trump, he has no background in elected office.

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125 Classified Messages In Latest Batch Of Clinton Emails

Monday, August 31, 2015

The latest batch of Hillary Clinton's emails from her time as secretary of state contains 125 the government now considers "confidential," the State Department said.

"We stand by our contention that the information we've upgraded was not marked 'classified' at the time the emails were sent," State Department spokesman Mark ...

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As Democrats Grow Nervous, Clinton Tries To Appeal To Party Leaders

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Hillary Clinton has spent much of the summer fending off questions about her private email account during her time as secretary of state. Bernie Sanders is gaining on her in the polls. And there's a looming possible challenge from sitting Vice President Joe Biden.

That's a far cry from the ...

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