Last Build Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:21:00 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:21:00 -0500One group that helps train female candidates says applications for its programs are up 87 percent since Election Day.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:12:00 -0500Applicants have to go through "extreme vetting" including a grueling polygraph exam. In the past, Customs and Border Protection has had trouble retaining agents.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:52:00 -0500John McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, went to Syria last week to discuss the campaign for defeating militants from the Islamic State.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500Some constituents have protested Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act. David Greene talks with Republican Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio about the GOP's next steps.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500The Trump administration has rescinded Obama administration guidance on transgender students and bathrooms. Rachel Martin talks with Vanita Gupta, who was one of the architects of the Obama policy.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500The Conservative Political Action Conference starts Thursday. Matt Schlapp of the American Conservative Union, which hosts the event, talks with Rachel Martin about Trump's brand of conservatism.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500Three Utah voters who attended Rep. Jason Chaffetz's raucous town hall, including one who voted for him in November, talk about their reasons for protesting.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500As Texas considers a bill to restrict transgender people's access to some restrooms, many in the state's business community question whether the measure is worth the business it might cost the state.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500Trump Cabinet members Rex Tillerson and John Kelly are meeting with officials in Mexico. Antonio Ortiz-Mena of Albright Stonebridge Group discusses U.S.-Mexico relations under President Trump.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:35:00 -0500A lot of people are confused about when and if Republicans can "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act. Kaiser Health News' Julie Rovner clears things up in the first of a series.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:02:00 -0500The Trump administration withdrew guidance offering legal protections to transgender students who want to use the bathroom that conforms with their gender identity.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:37:00 -0500The administration will not direct public schools to allow students to use facilities that match their gender identities. It notes the primary role of state and local districts in education policy.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:48:00 -0500Congressional town halls were overtaken with protests in the first year of Barack Obama's term, too. They weren't taken all that seriously, at first, but developed into a wave at the ballot box.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:02:00 -0500Some Israelis criticize Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for offering a less forceful response to anti-Semitic acts in the U.S. than elsewhere. Some say he wants to keep pressure off President Trump.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:28:00 -0500An overview of multiple legal challenges and protests since the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers considered approving a section of the pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota.