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Steve Koczela On The Race As Candidates Shore Up Last Minute Support In N.H.

Pollster Steve Koczela joined WBUR's Weekend Edition to discuss where the candidates stand ahead of the first in the nation primary.

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Rapid Fire: A Wealthy Sister, An Impatient Girlfriend, An Unshakeable Love

The Sugars are back for another batch of shorter questions and answers. They take on six quick questions, ranging from a letter writer who is jealous of her sister's wealth to a young woman who is growing impatient for a proposal from her longtime boyfriend to a woman still pining after her girlfriend from a decade back.

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WBUR's Morning Edition Podcast: Feb. 5, 2016

A podcast of what local features aired today on WBUR's Morning Edition.

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While Most Candidates Are Busy Campaigining In N.H., Trump Is Not

Trump made one stop in New Hampshire the day after finishing second in the Iowa caucuses, and was back for a few hours Thursday.

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As The N.H. Primary Nears, Republican Candidates Are Trying To Gain The Edge

For a look at the shape of the Republican race heading into Tuesday, Dante Scala, professor of political science at the University of New Hampshire, joined WBUR's Morning Edition.

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Not Able To Get Medical Marijuana Through The VA, Veterans Struggle With Cost, Confusion

Even in states where it is legal, a federal directive stipulates that VA providers cannot recommend the use of medical marijuana. That means veterans like Scott Murphy and Kenneth MacIntosh have to get it from outside private clinics.

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WBUR's Morning Edition Podcast: Feb. 4, 2016

A podcast of what local features aired today on WBUR's Morning Edition.

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Supreme Court Chief Justice Roberts Remains Reticent As Usual At New England Law Visit

Not allowing questions from reporters and asking that students submit questions in advance, U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts demonstrated once again why he has a reputation for never making any headlines outside the courtroom.

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In New Hampshire, Voter Frustration Spans The Political Spectrum

Both Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders supporters often cite frustration as a key factor in choosing their respective candidates. The commonalities between these voting groups, which sit on opposite ends of the political spectrum, are striking and a bit ironic.

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Payne & Domke: Analyzing Candidates' Odds In The Final Days Before The N.H. Primary

Political analysts Republican Todd Domke and Democrat Dan Payne discusses the state of competition in the final days of the New Hampshire primary races.

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