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Why Does Iowa Vote First, Anyway?

"The really important thing to remember about Iowa is not that it's first because it's important. Iowa is important because it's first," said one political columnist.
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Politics Podcast: Knocking On Doors With Bernie, And Negative Snapchat

With only a few days until the Iowa caucuses, NPR Politics discusses big moments from the latest Republican debate and what it's like to knock on doors with the Clinton and Sanders campaigns.
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Democratic Candidates Deliver Final Plea To Iowa Voters Ahead Of Caucuses

We hear excerpts of speeches by the two leading Democratic presidential candidates as they give their closing arguments to Iowa voters.
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Break It Down: Fact-Checking The Final GOP Debate Before Iowa

Republican presidential candidates had their final debate before the Iowa caucuses Thursday night. NPR's fact-checking team takes a closer look at some of the claims the candidates made.
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Leading Republicans Deliver Closing Arguments To Iowa Voters

We hear excerpts of speeches by the three Republicans leading in Iowa as they give their closing arguments to Iowa voters.
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Iowa Voters Weigh In Ahead Of State Caucuses

NPR checks in with Iowa voters ahead of their state's caucuses, the first nominating contest of the presidential election, on Monday.
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Week In Politics: GOP Debate, Democratic Town Hall

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with our regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times about the week's political news.
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Trump-less Debate Sets A New Standard, But With A Familiar Outcome

Donald Trump remained the focal point for many debate questions and responses. He also did well on social media, scoring more Google searches and Twitter/Facebook mentions than debate participants.
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22 Hillary Clinton Emails Dubbed Top Secret

New revelations over the documents on her controversial private server — which were not marked classified at the time they were sent — come just days ahead of the Iowa caucuses.
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How Do Voters Really Feel This Election? We Asked

Angry. Anxious. Hopeful. These are some of the responses we received from social media and public radio stations around the country.

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