Don Gonyea Gonyea is NPR's National Political Correspondent, a position he has held since 2010. His reports can be heard on all NPR News programs and at NPR.org.
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Donald Trump held a rally Monday at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Ohio. Paul Vernon/AP hide caption

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Trump Reasserts Claim That 'Thousands' Of N.J. Muslims Cheered After Sept. 11

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Trump Escalates Rhetoric Again, Firing At Rubio, Carson And Targeting ISIS

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Jeb Bush Calls For Use Of Ground Troops In Fight Against ISIS

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U.S. Governors Balk At Taking In Syrian Refugees

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No Iowa playlist would be complete without the great Buddy Holly. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images hide caption

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LISTEN: Political Correspondent Don Gonyea's Iowa Playlist

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GOP Spin Room Finds Less To Criticize In Latest Presidential Debate

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Fourth GOP Debate Presents A Smaller, More Focused Main Event

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8 GOP Candidates Prepare To Debate On Main Stage In Milwaukee

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Bob Dylan's new compilation, The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12, is out now. Don Hunstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Day Dylan Got It Right

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Rubio Steps Up Presidential Campaign In New Hampshire

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Donald Trump greets guests after speaking at a campaign rally in Burlington, Iowa, last month. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Need To Turn Buzz Into Votes? Trump And Carson Bank On Ground Games

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After struggling at the GOP presidential debate, Jeb Bush took his case straight to New Hampshire, where he addressed a crowd outside Geno's Chowder and Sandwich Shop in Portsmouth, N.H. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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Under Pressure After Debate, Bush Insists He's Not Dead Yet

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