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The Race For 2016
November 13, 2015 17 Comments

Trump Asks ‘How Stupid Are The People Of Iowa’

The candidate cursed numerous times and asked “How stupid are the people of Iowa?” in reference to their support of Ben Carson.

October 30, 2015 5 Comments

Jeb Bush Insists Campaign ‘Not On Life Support’

After clashing with Marco Rubio in the latest debate, Bush says his campaign is “doing fine,” though supporters and donors are concerned.

October 23, 2015 16 Comments

Race For 2016: Clinton Survives, Rivals Withdraw

Jon Ralston of the Reno Gazette and Jesse Holland of the Associated Press join us for our weekly look at the presidential race.

October 16, 2015 6 Comments

Race For 2016: Will Biden Run? And Who Will Drop Out Next?

Juana Summers of Mashable and Rebecca Sinderbrand of The Washington Post discuss the latest news in the race for 2016.

October 9, 2015 7 Comments

Sanders Speaks Up For Guns, Trump Gets Hispanic Support

In our weekly roundtable on the race for 2016, we’re joined by The Wall Street Journal’s Jeanne Cummings and AP’s Jesse Holland.

September 25, 2015 14 Comments

Race For 2016: Trump Stalled, Sanders Surging In Polls

We’ll discuss the latest in the presidential race with Greg Moore, editor of the Denver Post, and Kay Henderson, news director of Radio Iowa.

September 18, 2015 20 Comments

Fiorina Surges, Trump Doesn’t Disavow Birther Question

Michael Scherer of Time and Molly Ball of The Atlantic discuss this week’s GOP debate and the latest on the Democratic field.

September 11, 2015 5 Comments

Race For 2016: Polls Show Trump Tops, Clinton Slips

Jesse Holland of the AP and Rebecca Sinderbrand of The Washington Post discuss the latest polls and candidates’ TV interviews.

September 4, 2015 2 Comments

Trump’s Pledge And Speaking Spanish Drive Week In 2016 News

Julie Mason of “Press Pool” and Margaret Talev of Bloomberg News round up the week in presidential campaign politics.

August 21, 2015 15 Comments

‘Anchor Babies,’ Clinton Emails Dominate 2016 News Of The Week

Kay Henderson of Radio Iowa and Enrique Acevedo of Univision discuss the latest in the presidential race.

July 31, 2015 4 Comments

GOP 2016 Hopefuls Race To Qualify For First Debate

Donald Trump stayed out in front of a crowded Republican field, while former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore announced his candidacy.

July 17, 2015 2 Comments

Walker Joins 2016 Race, Candidates Reveal Money Totals

NPR’s Scott Horsley and NBC political reporter Perry Bacon discuss the latest in the presidential race.

July 10, 2015 7 Comments

Trump Dominates Week In 2016 News

ABC News political director Rick Klein and Roll Call editor-in-chief Christina Bellantoni discuss the latest in the race for 2016.

July 2, 2015 7 Comments

Race For 2016: Christie Enters Race, Clinton Raises $45 Million

We discuss the latest in the presidential race with NPR’s Domenico Montanaro and American Urban Radio Networks’ April Ryan.

June 26, 2015 2 Comments

Jindal Joins Race, Candidates React To Court Rulings

Jesse Holland of the Associated Press and Katie Zezima of The Washington Post joins us for our weekly look at the race for 2016.

June 12, 2015 3 Comments

Jeb Prepares To Enter Race, Hillary Sets Stage For First Rally

John Heilemann of Bloomberg Politics and Kay Henderson of Radio Iowa discuss the 2016 presidential campaign news of the week.

June 5, 2015 3 Comments

Rick Perry, Lindsey Graham Enter Crowded GOP Field

There are now 10 Republican presidential candidates. NPR’s Tamara Keith and NH1’s Paul Steinhauser bring us the latest in the race.

May 22, 2015 5 Comments

Clinton Emails And Iraq Dominate 2016 Campaign News

In our weekly look at the race for 2016, we’re joined by NPR’s Don Gonyea and Julie Mason of “Press Pool” on Sirius XM.

April 24, 2015 4 Comments

Week In 2016 Politics Focuses On Bush, Clinton Money Issues

Hillary Clinton is being asked about Clinton Foundation donors, and Jeb Bush is pushing the envelope of campaign finance rules.

April 17, 2015 6 Comments

Republican Candidates Flock To New Hampshire

Almost all of the Republican presidential hopefuls are heading to New Hampshire this weekend for a leadership summit.

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Introducing A New Here & Now Website

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Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

June 3 3 Comments

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

June 2 13 Comments

Do Meal Kits Provide Great Taste Along With Convenience?

Resident chef Kathy Gunst tested a multitude of meal kits, and gives co-host Jeremy Hobson the inside scoop.