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.

At Diner, Regulars Grade Obama's Handling Of Spill

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Sestak Wins Democratic Primary Over Sen. Specter

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NRA Looks To Build On Tea Party Movement

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Mary Kay Henry is the new president of the 2.2 million-member Service Employees International Union. She was elected over the weekend and replaces Andy Stern, who retired last month. SEIU hide caption

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SEIU's First Female President Sets Out To Heal Rifts

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Specter, Rival Trade Barbs In Pennsylvania Primary

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After Decades, The GOP Has A Shot At Murtha's Seat

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Remembering Ernie Harwell, The Voice Of The Tigers

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Obama: Task Is To Save More Miners' Lives

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Rising Distrust Is Wind In Conservatives' Sails

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Head Of Service Employees Union To Step Down

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"The one mistake — the one mistake we cannot make this November — is to lose," Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele said. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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Steele Remorseful, Romney Victorious At Conference

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Sarah Palin signs autographs after speaking at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in New Orleans on Friday. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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GOP Stars Flirt With Presidential Spotlight

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Gingrich On Obama: 'Most Radical Administration'

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Obama Administration Unveils New Nuclear Policy

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