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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The debate stage is set ahead of the start of the second and final presidential debate Oct. 22, 2020, at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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This midterm season, the role of the debate has changed

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President George W. Bush welcomes Queen Elizabeth II during an arrival ceremony on the south lawn of the White House on May 7, 2007. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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An audio tour of Queen Elizabeth meeting 13 U.S. Presidents across seven decades

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Democrat Mary Peltola defeats Sarah Palin in special election for Alaska House seat

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Will Trump's endorsements be a boost to candidates come fall?

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Ads from Democratic groups boost the Republican candidates that may be easier to beat

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The campaign of Pennsylvania Democratic U.S. Senate nominee John Fetterman says the candidate, who's seen here on May 10, is set to soon return to the campaign trail after suffering a stroke. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images hide caption

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Sidelined by a health scare, Fetterman readies a return to the Senate campaign trail

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John Fetterman's back on the Senate campaign trail. The end of Roe has changed things

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Elizabeth Shuler, president of the AFL-CIO, introduces President Biden before he addresses the labor federation's convention on Tuesday in Philadelphia. On Sunday Shuler was elected to a four-year term as AFL-CIO president. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp won his Republican primary with broad support, though former President Donald Trump backed a well-known challenger to the incumbent. John Bazemore/AP hide caption

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Republican primaries show that Trump voters don't always follow his endorsements

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The rise of conservative commentator Kathy Barnette in polls has shaken up the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania in the contest's final days. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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10 races to watch Tuesday, led by Senate contests in Pennsylvania and North Carolina

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Pa. GOP Senate primary is close despite Trump endorsing Dr. Oz

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Vance and Ryan will face off in Ohio's U.S. Senate race in November

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Republicans face off in the Ohio primary

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