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Ron Elving is Senior Editor and Correspondent on the Washington Desk for NPR News, where he is frequently heard as a news analyst and writes regularly for

Last Build Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:00:00 -0400

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Who Came Out Ahead In The First Clinton-Trump Debate?

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:00:00 -0400

On this occasion, the often dour Clinton gave way to beaming smiles and occasional chuckles. Trump had just one salient objective — to project a calm and presidential air — yet struggled with it.

Clinton, Trump To Face Off At New York's Hofstra In First Presidential Debate

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:46:00 -0400

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton square off in their first debate Monday night, with high stakes for both candidates.

Live! From New York! It's Monday Night! And Possibly The Most-Watched Debate

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:00:00 -0400

This campaign cycle's primary debates grew heated as the contests on each side became more competitive but those debates map pale in comparison to Monday's general election debate.

With Donald Trump's Birther Spin, He's Crossed A Line

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 06:00:00 -0400

Donald Trump has found it possible not only to circumvent the media and defy them, but to exploit their power and discredit their judgment at the same time.

Trump Makes Nice In Mexico, Talks Tougher Than Ever Just Hours Later In Phoenix

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 05:16:00 -0400

If this was the opportunity for a turnaround speech that changed the broad public perception of the candidate, it was a moment not only missed but thrust away with both hands.

Explaining Clinton's 'Rope-A-Dope' Strategy Vs. Trump's Whistle-Stopping

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:00:00 -0400

Hillary Clinton seems to be running an almost closeted campaign in the "front porch" style of the late 19th century, while Donald Trump personifies the "whistle-stopping" style that came next.

Channeling Sinatra? Trump Says He Has Regrets, But Too Few To Mention

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:00:00 -0400

Do Donald Trump's comments about regret signal a new phase in the phenomenon? They might as easily be heard as a variation on what Trump has sounded from the beginning: Same song, different verse.

Why Are The Media Obsessed With Trump's Controversies And Not Clinton's?

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:07:00 -0400

While less than shocking by Washington standards, the latest emails between Clinton foundation and State Department staff underscore existing concerns about Hillary Clinton's ethics and transparency.

The Week Ahead In Politics

Sun, 07 Aug 2016 08:26:00 -0400

It's been a rough week for Donald Trump's campaign — but his opponent, Hillary Clinton has had her stumbles as well. Ailsa Chang gets a rundown from NPR's Ron Elving.

A Pivotal Week For Donald Trump

Sat, 06 Aug 2016 17:05:00 -0400

The presidential race enters the sprint to the general election in November, but already Donald Trump's fortunes seem to be changing rapidly.

Donald Trump Might Be In Real Trouble This Time

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 09:06:00 -0400

The freewheeling personality that had been a wellspring of success has become a gusher of miscues and offenses — at precisely the wrong time.

Clinton And The DNC: A Crisis Not Merely Survived, But Transcended

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 07:05:00 -0400

Whatever the judgment of polls in the days ahead, the Democratic Party's gathering was an achievement in careful and effective political management.

Convention Speeches Soar, Raise A Question: Can Clinton Connect With Ordinary People?

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:16:00 -0400

Never known as a big-venue speaker, Hillary Clinton will face a make-or-break moment Thursday night with multiple pitfalls, varying objectives and a variety of critical audiences.

Democratic Convention's Second Night Heralds A Return Of The Age Of Clinton

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:15:00 -0400

Bill Clinton contrasted the "real" woman he knows and the "cartoon" version sketched by critics at the Republican convention last week — congratulating the Democratic delegates on choosing the former.

Different Breeds Of Convention Democrats Ask: Whose Party Is This, Anyway?

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 06:17:00 -0400

DNC officials, congressional leaders and even the icons of the party's progressive wing were subjected to jeers, catcalls and chants from an element of the audience on the convention's first day.