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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David Kennerly says this 1968 photo of his, taken in Los Angeles at the beginning of Robert F. Kennedy's presidential campaign, captures what it meant to cover the chaotic and carefree period as a photojournalist. "Everybody could get close, everybody wanted to," he says. David Hume Kennerly/Getty Images hide caption

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The Prodigal Son is Ry Cooder's first solo album in six years. On it, Cooder makes more traditional American gospel music his own. Beth Gwinn/Getty Images for Americana Music hide caption

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With 'The Prodigal Son,' Ry Cooder Puts His Own Touch On Gospel Music

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Bettye LaVette's Things Have Changed is out now on Verve Records. Mark Seliger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'My Fifth Career': Bettye LaVette Reinvents Bob Dylan For Herself

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Trump Hits The Campaign Trail To Rally Republicans Before Midterms

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Former Massey CEO and West Virginia Republican senatorial candidate Don Blankenship (center) greets supporters Doug Smith and Wanda Smith prior to a town hall in Logan, W.Va., on Jan. 18. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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Nebraska Farmers Will Take Hit From Tariffs, But Will They Still Support Trump?

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Could Dallas Suburbs, Longtime GOP Strongholds, Turn Blue?

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Democrats See Opportunity In Dallas Suburb Thanks To Once Reliably GOP Voters

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Missouri Senate Seat Is One Of The Most Competitive Midterm Races

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Jeff Bridges, John Goodman and Steve Buscemi portay bowling teammates The Dude, Walter and Donny. Mondadori Portfolio/Mondadori via Getty Images hide caption

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20 Years On, 'The Big Lebowski' Reminds Us To Slow Down, Dude

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One Final Road Trip Takes A 'Census' Of The Hurt In The World

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At just 20 years old, Jade Bird sounds like a seasoned Nashville veteran. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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From 'Slingshot' To SXSW: Public Radio Favorites Head To Austin

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