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.

In Tight Race, Black Voters Urged To Turn Out

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Ill. At The Frontlines Of Fight For U.S. House Control

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Chicago Mayor Emanuel To Present Proposed Budget

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Opponents Remind Voters Jesse Jackson Jr. Is MIA

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Chick-Fil-A, Chicago Alderman Moreno Reach Deal

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Strike Over, Chicago Students Go Back To Classes

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Chicago Teachers Union Still Stuck On A Contract

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Mia Love, the Mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah, addresses the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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GOP Faces Uphill Battle For Black Vote

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RNC's Program Aimed At Luring More Latino Voters

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NPR's Cheryl Corley and producer Brakkton Booker followed Tuesday's Republican National Convention events with a trip to Tampa's trendy Ybor City neighborhood. Brakkton Booker/NPR hide caption

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As Convention Day Winds Down, Tampa Hosts Republican (And Other) Parties

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GOP Convention Delegates Ready To Roll In Tampa

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First lady Michelle Obama sits with guests as they eat lunch during a kids' state dinner at the White House on Monday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Michelle Obama Focuses On Work Still To Be Done

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Don't call 'em greens: Some golf courses, such as this one in Syracuse, N.Y., are letting their signature green grass go to brown in an effort to save water. Dennis Nett/The Post-Standard/Landov hide caption

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Hot, Dry, Tapped Out: Drought Shrivels Fun, Too

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NAACP Issues HIV-AIDS Manual For Black Churches

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Urgency Reigns At Vote-Focused NAACP Convention

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