Last Build Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:25:00 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:25:00 -0500The Democratic National Committee is picking a new chairman Saturday in Atlanta. We are following all the action and will update below.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500Michigan Democrat Rep. Brenda Lawrence has endorsed Rep. Keith Ellison in the race for DNC chair. She discusses the race ahead of Saturday's vote.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500Economist Nicholas Eberstadt of the American Enterprise Institute paints a bleak picture of the U.S. economy. He describes millions of Americans out of work, and addicted to drugs and screens.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500We recap President Trump's week and his address to CPAC, and preview themes to expect in his address to Congress Tuesday.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:14:00 -0500Continuity of tradition and shared power is what ceremonies such as the address to Congress are all about. They start the process by which independent personalities become part of the government.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 07:04:00 -0500When he enters the historic chamber and re-enacts the ritual on Tuesday, he will be stepping into a dimension of real and limitless consequences — one in which he is still a celebrity apprentice.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:50:00 -0500Conservatives embraced their new leader at their pre-eminent annual gathering. Meanwhile, Trump's team was quick to draw comparisons between the new president and CPAC's longtime hero, Ronald Reagan.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:39:00 -0500Ada Colau is a former Occupy activist, once arrested for blocking home evictions during Spain's economic crisis. Now she's Barcelona's mayor, a job in which, she says, "you're closest to the people."
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:33:00 -0500Kuwait is celebrating its national day at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. The ambassador rejects suggestions that Kuwait is trying to curry favor with President Trump.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:22:13 -0500Our weekly recap of the latest national education news. Highlights: Betsy DeVos spoke to a major conservative gathering, and the College Board took steps to fight cheating.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:01:13 -0500The intersection of these two identities has become more acute thanks to Black Lives Matter and protests against the Trump administration's executive order on immigration.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:11:00 -0500The move blocked reporters from CNN, The New York Times and others from participating and was seen at least in part as retaliation for a Thursday CNN piece on White House-FBI communications.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:03:00 -0500Daniel Fried, who retired Friday from the State Department, helped shape U.S. policy in Europe over a 40-year career. "I learned never to underestimate the possibility of change," he told colleagues.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:17:00 -0500Sebastian Gorka responded to critical posts on Twitter by threatening to involve White House lawyers. He is fighting questions about his credentials and his views on Islam.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:29:00 -0500The new telecom chief is moving to halt one part of the sweeping rules for Internet service providers, which were passed last year in part based on "net neutrality" regulations.