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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Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, who's considered the early front-runner in the Democratic primary for the state's open U.S. Senate seat, talks with a voter during a campaign stop at the Mechanistic Brewery, in Clarion, Pa., on Feb. 12. Keith Srakocic/AP hide caption

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Pennsylvania Democrats are angling to distinguish themselves in a key Senate contest

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Sarah Shook & the Disarmers dodge categorization on their new country-punk album

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Lost mittens become an art installation on lost love in Baltimore

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Pennsylvania Senate contests will be some of the most closely watched this year

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There's been an alarming spike in violence against women of Asian descent in the U.S.

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The laws around presidential records are complex and murky

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Russia has been showing diplomatic interest in Latin American countries

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Rep. Tim Ryan, right, a Democrat running for an open U.S. Senate seat in Ohio, talks with apprentices while touring the South Central Ohio Carpenters' Training Center outside Columbus on Jan. 25. Ryan is trying to flip a Republican-held seat. Jay LaPrete/AP hide caption

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In Ohio's Senate race, Democrat Ryan hopes to beat the odds with a pitch to workers

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Democrat Tim Ryan faces long odds running for Senate in Trump's Ohio

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Rachel Zegler as Maria in 20th Century Studios' West Side Story. Photo by Niko Tavernise/© 2020 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved. hide caption

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'West Side Story' stars Ariana DeBose and Rachel Zegler defend their remake

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Democrats need a boost. Could they find it in rural America?

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Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear discusses state's recovery after storms

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The classic 'West Side Story' is being remade for the screen

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