Steve Inskeep

Steve Inskeep appears in the following:

News Brief: Next Phase Coronavirus Guidelines, $2 Trillion Rescue Measure

Friday, March 27, 2020

President Trump wants lower risk areas in the U.S. to resume business as usual as soon as possible. And, the House is set to pass the largest emergency relief package in U.S. history.

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News Brief: Coronavirus' Economic Effects, Testing For COVID-19

Thursday, March 26, 2020

New unemployment claims are expected to shatter records. A $2 trillion emergency relief package passes in the Senate and heads to the House. And, the mixed message about testing for the coronavirus.

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News Brief: Aid Package, Reopening America, Sen. Burr's Stock Sale

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The White House and Senate reach a deal on economic stimulus. The president criticized for aiming to re-open the U.S. next month. And, Sen. Burr sued for improperly profiting from insider knowledge.

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News Brief: Battle Against Coronavirus, U.S. Aid To Afghanistan

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

As coronavirus cases increase, more U.S. states issue stay-at-home orders. The U.K. tightens restrictions to fight the virus. And, the U.S. is cutting aid to Afghanistan amid a political crisis there.

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News Brief: Stimulus Measure, Coronavirus Facts, N.Y. COVID-19 Cases

Monday, March 23, 2020

Senate Democrats on Sunday block a $1.8 trillion stimulus bill from moving forward. China and the U.S. spar over coronavirus facts. And, New York state is now the epicenter of COVID-19.

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Vice President Pence On The Latest Federal Efforts To Confront Coronavirus

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with NPR's Steve Inskeep, who sat down with Vice President Mike Pence Tuesday afternoon to talk about the Trump administration's efforts to tackle the coronavirus threat.

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Trump Proposes Stimulus Package For Coronavirus Outbreak's Economic Damage

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

The Trump administration is proposing an $850 billion stimulus package to help struggling businesses and individuals weather the economic slowdown triggered by the coronavirus.

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News Brief: Coronavirus Response Is To Keep People Apart

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

States and local governments take extensive measures to keep people apart to try to curb the coronavirus' spread — including Ohio delays its primary election. And, all of Spain is quarantined.

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News Brief: Coronavirus Outbreak Effects, Democratic Primary Debate

Monday, March 16, 2020

Federal Reserve cuts key interest rate to near zero. Nearly 2 million coronavirus tests will be available this week to hardest hit states. And, Democrats Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders debate.

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Straddling The Political Divide, This Rancher Says There's A Way To Bridge It

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Having lived in Charlotte and its surrounding countryside, cattle rancher Shelly Proffitt is keenly aware of how the two communities perceive each other.

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News Brief: Coronavirus, Michigan Primary, Mortgage Rates Drop

Friday, March 06, 2020

New coronavirus cases emerge across the country. Michigan is the biggest of the six primary states voting next week. And, a cease-fire between Turkey and Russia is in effect in northwestern Syria.

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Elizabeth Warren Drops Presidential Bid

Thursday, March 05, 2020

A senior campaign aide to Elizabeth Warren tells NPR Thursday that the Massachusetts senator is dropping out of the presidential race, two days after a disappointing finish in Super Tuesday primaries.

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News Brief: Coronavirus, 2020 Primaries, Turkey-Greece Border

Thursday, March 05, 2020

U.S. death toll from the coronavirus rises to 11. As primaries continue, Biden and Sanders campaigns face specific challenges. And, migrants are pawns in political standoff between Turkey and E.U.

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The Deep Divide Between Urban And Rural Voters

Tuesday, March 03, 2020

Cities and rural areas tend to vote differently. We visit communities in and around Charlotte, N.C., and find that voters in each place feel that they live a world apart from their neighbors.

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News Brief: Coronavirus Outbreak, 2020 Campaign, Israel Election

Monday, March 02, 2020

U.S. health officials ramp up the ability to test for coronavirus. The Democratic presidential race may narrow again after Super Tuesday. And, Israel holds a third election in less than a year.

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News Brief: Coronavirus Effects, Democratic Nominating Contest

Friday, February 28, 2020

Stocks continue their free-fall amid fears of the coronavirus. Scientists suggest ways people can prepare for an outbreak. And, South Carolina's Democratic primary takes place Saturday.

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News Brief: Coronavirus, U.S. Response, New Delhi Riots

Thursday, February 27, 2020

U.S. confirms coronavirus case of unknown origin. Handling the outbreak is a big political moment for President Trump. And, three days of violence in New Delhi leaves dozens of people dead.

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NPR Will Repeatedly Check In With Voters In Charlotte, N.C.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

NPR is repeatedly visiting several cities which will play a big role in the 2020 presidential election. First stop: Charlotte to see where voters are on the issues and on the candidates.

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News Brief: N.H. Primary, Roger Stone Case, Juan Guaidó

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Bernie Sanders wins New Hampshire's Democratic presidential primary. The Justice Department steps in to seek a shorter sentence for Roger Stone. And, Venezuela's opposition leader returns to Caracas.

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Mice Fight: Wildlife Photography Prize Goes To 'Cheeky' Moment At London Tube Station

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

A wildlife photography award went to a rather unusual picture: two mice brawling on a London Underground platform. Photographer Sam Rowley won this year's LUMIX People's Choice Award.

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