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Which Way Florida Goes Hinges On Puerto Rican Voters

Winning Florida's electoral votes this November could come down to winning the favor of a newly potent bloc: Puerto Ricans in and around Orlando.
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Assessing International Fallout From Failed Military Turkey Coup

A military coup attempt in Turkey has injected more instability into a crucial ally of the the U.S. in the Middle East. NPR's Linda Wertheimer talks with NPR's Deb Amos.
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Trump Poised To Nominate Indiana Gov. Mike Pence At Republican National Convention

NPR's Linda Wertheimer takes a look at the week's big political stories with NPR's Ron Elving, including the vice presidential pick for the Republicans.
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Citizens United Muddles What Is Legal In Trump's Foreign Money Case

It's illegal for candidates to ask for money from non-citizens, which watchdog groups say Trump has done. But what's legal has been clouded by the 2010 Supreme Court ruling known as Citizens United.
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Meet Paul Manafort, The Washington Insider Running Trump's Campaign

For a candidate who loves to rail against Washington, Donald Trump's choice seems a bit of a head-scratcher. Trump hired Manafort back in the '80s to lobby on gambling and real estate.
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Cleveland Preps For Partying And Protests During Republican National Convention

With extra police and "rock boxes" playing music for delegates and visitors, Cleveland's leaders hope to be ready for anything during next week's Republican convention.
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How Picking Mike Pence As VP Might Cost The Trump Campaign Donations

By picking Mike Pence as his vice presidential candidate, Donald Trump may cost his campaign contributions from the financial services industry.
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Despite Ties To VP Pick Mike Pence, Koch Network Still Refuses To Support Trump

Though the Indiana governor has deep connections to the powerful tax-exempt groups led by the billionaire brothers, the Koch money network maintains its focus will be protecting the Republican Senate.
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Trump And Pence: A Match Made In Heaven, Or In Haste?

The commonality in these cautionary tales is the speed with which the final selections were made, leaving little time for thorough vetting and testing.
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Detroit's Working Class Men Split On Donald Trump

If Trump wants to win Michigan, he's got to win over working-class white men in suburban Detroit. But that will be tough. The state hasn't backed a Republican presidential candidate since 1988.

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