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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:12:34 -0500Democrats suffered a stunning defeat in the November election. As the party tries to rebuild, one place that might offer some lessons is Ohio, a state long-considered a presidential battleground.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:52:42 -0500Arizona has one of the highest rates of uninsured kids in the U.S. The federal health law put a dent in those numbers, but child advocates fear any gains will disappear if the law is repealed.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 14:43:00 -0500Trump repeated the unproven claim to congressional leaders on Monday, and his press secretary on Tuesday affirmed "the president does believe that." There is still no proof of widespread fraud.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 14:04:00 -0500Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., used the example of inaccuracies put forth by the Trump administration to test whether South Carolina Republican Mick Mulvaney would deal in facts or "alternative facts."
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:17:00 -0500Morning Edition hosts talk through Inauguration events with NPR's Scott Horsley at the White House, and check in on activity on the National Mall with NPR's Pam Fessler.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:54:00 -0500House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, discussed plans to revamp the federal tax code Tuesday morning, including a dramatic drop in corporate taxes and restructuring the IRS.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:33:00 -0500The pipelines had been blocked by the Obama administration, and President Trump's actions reignited the energy vs. environment debate.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:06:00 -0500Two former White House ethics lawyers — Richard Painter and Norm Eisen — are part of a legal team filing suit against President Trump — alleging violation of the Constitution's Emoluments Clause.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:06:00 -0500It's early in the Trump presidency. He has mostly stayed on message, and stuck to his agenda, as he began his first full week at the White House.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:06:00 -0500Donald Trump on Monday signed a memorandum withdrawing from the TPP. He also wants to renegotiate NAFTA. Rachel Martin talks to Stephen Moore, who advised Trump during the presidential campaign.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:03:00 -0500The president greeted business leaders on his first full weekday in office by promising to eliminate three-fourths of federal regulations. Easier said than done. Much easier.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:26 -0500The president's CIA director was confirmed by the Senate Monday night. But Trump's Cabinet is still pretty thin at this point. Here's the status of his other nominees.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Millions of Americans seem to ignore their own interests when it comes to how they vote. Sociologist Arlie Hochschild thinks we might be turning to politics to meet emotional needs, not economic ones.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:53:00 -0500Recently discovered tweets show Sean Spicer has been at odds with the "ice cream of the future" for years. On Monday, Dippin' Dots tried to end the feud with a letter asking to be friends.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:47:00 -0500White House press secretary Sean Spicer, in his first full press briefing, pledges never to lie, although, he says, "Sometimes we can disagree with the facts." He called media coverage "demoralizing."