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Political Junkie: Loyal Campaign Volunteers

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Political Junkie: Loyal Campaign Volunteers

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Ken Rudin, NPR's political editor, offers remembrances of political figures who died this year and talks about campaign volunteers and employees who have moved to rally behind the candidates they support. Also, we'll hear from 9-year-old political reporter Sydney Rieckhoff.

Guests:

Ken Rudin, NPR's political editor, writes the "Political Junkie" column and has a weekly podcast called "It's All Politics"

Sydney Rieckhoff, reporter for Scholastic Magazine