Don Gonyea Don Gonyea is a NPR National Political Correspondent based in Washington, D.C., and travels throughout the United States covering elections and the country's political climate. His reports can be heard on all NPR programs and at NPR.org.

Possible GOP Presidential Candidates Woo Iowa

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, seen here at the inauguration of Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad, will attend the Iowa Freedom Summit. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Iowa Freedom Summit Looks Something Like 2016 Is Underway

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Georgia Pushes For An SEC Presidential Primary

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Obama Can Expect An Unfriendly Audience — But There's A History Here

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Federal Watchdog To Let Teamsters Union Off Its Leash

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Vice President Joe Biden takes a selfie with Sen. Jeanne Shaheen's grandson A.J. Bellabona during Tuesday's ceremonial swearing-in ceremony. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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That's So Joe: How The Senate Swearing-In Became Must-See TV

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Remembering When Johnny Cash Stopped To Talk To A Young Reporter

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What To Expect In The 2016 Presidential Announcement Season

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Levin, Harkin, Coburn Among Senators Bidding Adieu

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Representatives Laud A Departing Dean, 59-Year Veteran John Dingell

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Rep. John Dingell (from left), D-Mich., Rep. Henry Hyde, R-Ill., Rep. Ralph Regula, R- Ohio, Rep. Ralph Hall, D-Texas, Rep. Cass Ballenger, R-N.C., and Rep. Amo Houghton, R-N.Y., stand at a House ceremony honoring World War II veterans in 2004. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Congress Says Goodbye To Its Last World War II Vets

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The Republican candidate for Arizona's 2nd Congressional District, Martha McSally, speaks at a news conference on Nov. 5, the morning after the election. McSally's race against Democrat Ron Barber is so close it triggered a recount. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption

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Is The Election Over Yet?

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Record Numbers Of Women, Minorities Make Up Incoming Congress

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Republicans Gain Seats In State Legislatures, Governors Mansions

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