Cheryl Corley Cheryl Corley is a NPR correspondent who works for the National Desk and is based in Chicago. She travels throughout the Midwest covering issues and events throughout the region's 12 states.

John McCain Makes Surprise VP Pick

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Obama Makes His Case Before Sea of Thousands

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Obama Rewrites History, Clinches Nomination

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Clinton Makes 'Electrifying' Plea To Supporters

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Michelle Obama Brings Heart To DNC Opener

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Day One Of DNC Met With High Hopes

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Springfield, Ill., Marks Centenary Of Riots

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Michelle Obama: The Exec, Mom And Campaigner

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McDonald's Sales Up

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Illinois Governor Sued Over Clemency Requests

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