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Marco Rubio Reverses Course, Will Run For Re-Election To Senate

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio has changed his mind and will indeed run for re-election to the U.S. Senate.
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The Trump Campaign's Financial And Organizational Challenges

Donald Trump enters the general election campaign with one of the largest financial disadvantages of any party nominee in recent history. This week he fired his campaign manager and many prominent Republicans don't support him. Guest host Tom Gjelten and a panel of guests discuss the challenges facing the Trump campaign.


Why Some Young Black Activists See No Reason To Vote For President

Even though young black activists are pushing for an overhaul of the criminal justice system, they are not necessarily turning that activism into political power at the ballot box.

Campaign Finance Report: Trump Does A Lot Of Mixing Business With Politics

Donald Trump's presidential campaign has steered more than $6 million to various Trump companies over the last year. That's within federal campaign finance boundaries, but it raises questions.

Trump Would Disrupt The Broken System In Washington, Ralph Reed Says

Donald Trump met with leading Christian conservatives on Tuesday. David Greene talks to Ralph Reed, the head of the Faith and Freedom Coalition and a longtime Christian activist in Washington.

Trump To Make Anti-Hillary Speech; Clinton Says Trump Isn't Presidential

Donald Trump is going to try to put Hillary Clinton on the defensive over past scandals. Meanwhile, she continues to attack Trump's fitness for office and deliberates over a vice president.

Radio Talk Show Host Warns: Not All Conservative Christians Back Trump

Donald Trump on Tuesday met with evangelical leaders in New York. Conservative radio show host Erick Erickson tells Rachel Martin he believes that they are "trading on Jesus' name for politics."

Latino Voters Hit Hardest By Brooklyn Voter Purge

When mapped by election district, an analysis by member station WNYC shows that Hispanic voters were disproportionately purged from the rolls when compared with all other groups.

Inside Trump's Closed-Door Meeting, Held To Reassure 'The Evangelicals'

NPR had inside access as hundreds of conservative Christian leaders questioned Donald Trump about his personal values and political priorities.

Arizona Senator Weighs In On Senate's Failure To Pass Gun Measures

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake about gun control proposals in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando.