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A Daughter Of Coal Country Battles Climate Change — And Her Father's Doubt

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Jamie Ruppert (R) was featured in an NPR story about Obama voters who supported Donald Trump in last year's presidential election. Amy Whitenight (L) labeled Ruppert an "idiot" in a comment on NPR's Facebook page. They recently met in person to talk about their political differences. Jeff Brady/NPR hide caption

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A Trump Voter And Facebook Insulter Talk It Out — In Person

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Jamie Ruppert and her husband Jesse Ruppert live in White Haven, Pa. Jamie voted for Barack Obama twice but switched parties and voted for Republican Donald Trump this election. She hopes Trump will bring more good-paying blue-collar jobs to communities like hers. Jeff Brady/NPR hide caption

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A Trump Swing Voter Looks Ahead

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Matt and Abra Schultz, of Pottsville, Pa., say they're frustrated by the rising cost of health insurance. Ben Allen/WITF hide caption

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Insurance Customers In Pennsylvania Look To Trump To Ease Their Burden

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President-elect Donald Trump's promises to bring back miner jobs and open mines appealed to many voters in coal country. Dominick Reuter/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'York Project' Revisited: 2008 Voters Weigh In On 2016 Race

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Trump Won Their Vote. Now They Want Him To Meet Expectations

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Picketers hold signs near Pennsylvania's West Chester University on Wednesday. Professors at state universities, including West Chester, came to a tentative contract agreement with the state on Friday. Megan Trimble/AP hide caption

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Can Pro-Trump Poll Watchers Disrupt Voting In Pennsylvania?

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Some Towns Treat Bikes As Trendy, But In Reading, Pa., They're Tools

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