Steve Inskeep

Steve Inskeep appears in the following:

Did Republicans do as well in Midterm races as they had predicted?

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Republicans had been forecast in recent days to gain 12-25 seats in the House. With what we know now, how far did the red wave go?

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Several governors-elect will make history in their states when they take office

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Democrat Maura Healey will be Massachusetts' first female governor and the country's first openly lesbian governor. Arkansas elected ex-Trump press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to become governor.

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In Wisconsin, the U.S. Senate race has not been decided

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

In the swing state of Wisconsin, incumbent governor has won reelection. But the race for the U.S. Senate seat still has not been called.

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Michigan voters reelect Gov. Whitmer, safeguard abortion rights in the state

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, a Democrat, won a second term over Republican Tudor Dixon. Voters also acted to enshrine abortion rights in the state's constitution.

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Breaking down gubernatorial election results from across the country

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Thirty-six governor seats were up for grabs in midterm elections. There are 20 that Republicans currently occupy, and another 16 in Democratic hands. How did the parties fare election night?

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Nicole is thrashing the Bahamas and is forecast to strike Florida

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Florida's Atlantic coast is preparing for a rare November hurricane. Tropical Storm Nicole is expected to be at or near hurricane strength when it comes ashore as soon as Thursday.

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News brief: parties jockey for control, Ga. midterms, voting was largely uneventful

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

The race for control of the House and Senate is very close. Georgia's governor is reelected but the Senate race is too close to call. Election Day seems to have gone off without any major incidents.

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Democrats pushed that democracy was on the ballot and it appears to have worked

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

After the attack on the Capitol, Democrats insisted democracy was on the ballot. The thread between election deniers and Trump-backed candidates is strong, and it didn't work out for all of them.

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Some Trump-backed candidates didn't do as well as the GOP thought they would

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Former President Donald Trump was able to help a lot of candidates win primary elections. But when it came to the general election, they didn't beat the Democratic candidates.

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Oath Keepers founder denies in court that he organized the attack on the Capitol

Tuesday, November 08, 2022

Stewart Rhodes testified in is own defense Monday — denying he had a role in planning the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. He and four others are charged with seditious conspiracy.

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News brief: mail-in ballots, Indian child welfare case, migrants barred from Italy

Tuesday, November 08, 2022

Mail-in voting might keep election night from being results night. Supreme Court takes up Indian Child Welfare Act and adoption. Italy's new government is taking a hard line on Mediterranean migrants.

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As midterms enter the homestretch, Biden rallies support for Democrats

Monday, November 07, 2022

We go on the road with President Biden as he tries to shore up Democratic support — in some very blue states.

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News brief: Midterm homestretch, climate summit begins, Twitter fallout

Monday, November 07, 2022

Midterms are Tuesday and the results will determine the Biden administration's next two years. The annual climate conference takes on new urgency. Twitter's Elon Musk era isn't off to a smooth start.

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News brief: Musk's Twitter takeover, Iran protests grow, World Series Game 1

Friday, October 28, 2022

Elon Musk cleans house after Twitter deal closes. Death toll is rising as protests in Iran gain momentum. Houston Astros are favored as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies in World Series opener.

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Putin makes unsubstantiated claim that Ukraine has plans to use a dirty bomb

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Russia has given no evidence of Ukraine planning to use a bomb that would spread radiation on its own territory. The U.S. has warned Russia may be setting a pretext for its own future actions.

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Respiratory syncytial virus surges each winter, but this year it's early

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Some hospitals are filling up as respiratory infections hits hard and early. It happening just as flu season starts up and another possible COVID-19 wave approaches.

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News brief: voters consider inflation, dirty bomb claim, respiratory infection surge

Thursday, October 27, 2022

How might Americans' experience with inflation translate into votes? Putin raises the stakes as he watches Russia practice for nuclear war. Hospitals near capacity with severe virus patients.

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Ohio and Pennsylvania voters aren't reading from their assigned scripts

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Morning Edition spoke to more than 40 voters in two key districts in Ohio and Pennsylvania and found many aren't necessarily approaching issues as their parties would prefer. Here are four takeaways.

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News Brief: Pa. Senate race debate, LA City Council scandal, Haiti's hunger crisis

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Candidates for Pennsylvania's open U.S. Senate seat clash in a debate. Two LA City Council members involved in a racist conversation refuse to step down. Haiti's hunger crisis gets worse each day.

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Jury selection has begun in the Trump Organization's tax evasion trial

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

In a New York City courtroom, jury selection began Monday in the trial of the Trump Organization. The Manhattan district attorney has charged the company with criminal tax fraud.

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