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.

Perry's Presence Felt At Romney's N.H. Appearances

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Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann (R-MN), greets Ellie Joy Matthews, 11, of Kansas City, Mo., as she and her family hold signs supporting a balanced budget amendment on Monday, just before the House would vote to pass debt legislation. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Debt Impasse Over, GOP Hopefuls Turn To Spending

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Penn. Voters Talk About The Debt Ceiling

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GOP Primary Voters Explore Bachmann's Campaign

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Covering Kevorkian, From The First Suicides On

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Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney focuses on a key issue — corn — in Ankeny, Iowa, on Friday, as he prepares to launch his 2012 presidential bid. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Romney Back In Iowa, Shadowed by 2008 Loss

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Tea Partiers Rally For Deeper Cuts

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Gov. Kasich: Ohioans Must Get Used To Change

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In a photo released by NBC News, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates discuss Middle East policy on Meet the Press. William B. Plowman/AP hide caption

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Obama Seeks To Define Libya Mission In Speech

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GOP Presidential Hopefuls Court CPAC Attendees

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Representative-elect Bob Gibbs speaks to a crowd of supporters at the Ohio Republican Party celebration on Nov. 2 in Columbus. Jay LaPrete/AP hide caption

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A Week In The Life Of An Incoming House Freshman

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A Break From Politics At The County Fair

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No Survivors In Pakistan Airliner Crash

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Conflict Widens In E-Books Publishing

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Leaked Documents Offer Window Into Afghan War

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