Two years ago, college students on the NAACP's "Vote Hard" bus tour encouraged people to vote in Selma, Ala., in the presidential race. African-American voters went to the polls in droves. Now, the Democratic National Committee is trying to do the same for the midterm elections. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Mario Tama/Getty Images

Get Ye To The Polls! Democrats Rally Blacks To Vote

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130266984/130272039" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Audrey Meadows and Jackie Gleason stand on the set of the TV series The Honeymooners. Who plays the insurer and who's the White House? Paramount Pictures/Hulton Archive hide caption

toggle caption Paramount Pictures/Hulton Archive

'Citizens' Case Opened Floodgates For PAC Money

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130272404/130272367" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Outsiders Outadvertise Candidates In Mich. Race

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130272400/130272366" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Prosecutor Buckled Under Pressure Of Stevens Trial

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130272388/130272363" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Week In Politics: Emanuel Resigns, Liberals Rally

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130272376/130272359" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

At his final Senior Staff meeting today, Rahm Emanuel was given a dead Asian carp that, presumably, looked a lot like one of these. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo hide caption

toggle caption Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo

Obama Announces Rahm's Departure

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130267038/130267187" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript