Don Gonyea Don Gonyea is a NPR National Political Correspondent based in Washington, D.C., and travels throughout the United States covering elections and the country's political climate. His reports can be heard on all NPR programs and at NPR.org.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich Launches Presidential Campaign

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Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to members of the media after visiting the memorial site at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., where nine people were killed. John Taggart/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Predictably, Democrats, Republicans Don't Agree On Charleston Causes, Solutions

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Pope Makes Climate Change An Issue For GOP Presidential Candidates

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Jeb Bush Begins Mission To Win-Over New Hampshire Voters

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Sen. Graham To Announce In June If He's Joining GOP Presidential Race

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Jeb Bush continues to struggle to articulate a position on Iraq and separate himself from his brother's most unpopular policy. Ricardo Arduengo/AP hide caption

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When Mike Huckabee was governor of Arkansas, he tied a yellow ribbon around a bust of President Clinton at the Governor's Mansion. He said he would remove the ribbon when the federal government allows ARKids First to continue enrolling Medicaid-eligible applicants into the program. Chris Johnson/AP hide caption

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Huckabee Hopes Evangelical Voters Are Tying Yellow Ribbons For Him

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Republican Field To Gain 3 New Presidential Hopefuls

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Days After Riots, Baltimore Orioles Played With No Fans Present

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AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka: "Candidates can't hedge their bets any longer, and expect workers to rush to the polls in excitement." Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Union Head Presses Candidates, Clinton On Trade

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Gov. Scott Walker arrives at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Summit in New Hampshire. Walker has long been a polarizing figure due to his epic battles with public employee unions, but a new poll this week shows a new and sizable drop in his approval rating. Darren McCollester/Getty Images hide caption

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As Governors Eye The White House, Home Takes A Back Seat

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Sen. Ted Cruz Becomes First Republican To Announce Presidential Candidacy

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Britain's Finance Minister George Osborne greets New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie outside 11 Downing Street in London. Christie had a bumpy trip after he said parents should "have some measure of choice" when it comes to vaccinating their children. Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Latest Must-Go Presidential Campaign Stop: London

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Jeb Bush Delivers Big Speech In Detroit

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