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Why Many Midwestern Farmers Are Pro-TPP

A coalition of more than 200 agriculture groups wrote an open letter urging Congress to approve the trade deal, saying it'll help U.S. farmers stay competitive in an increasingly crowded world market.
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Metro's Managers Past And Present Explain System's Challenges

Metro's General Manager joins us with an update on the maintenance plan and how it will affect riders.

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Conservative Author P.J. O'Rourke Reluctantly Backs Clinton

O'Rourke will be voting for Hillary Clinton, but he's not happy about it. "She's wrong about absolutely everything, but she's wrong within normal parameters," he said.
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North Carolina Files Lawsuit Defending Its 'Bathroom Law'

North Carolina is going to court over its new law that limits protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Renee Montagne gets the latest from WUNC reporter Jeff Tiberii.
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Republican Backlash Continues To Build Against Donald Trump

David Greene talks to Mac Stipanovich, a GOP strategist in Florida, on his assertion that not voting for Donald Trump — or even voting for Hillary Clinton — is the better option for Republicans.
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N.C.'s 'Bathroom Law' Energizes Voters On Both Sides Of The Issue

In North Carolina, the Republican Party is defending majorities in both chambers of the state legislature and the governor's office — amid a national controversy over a law concerning LGBT rights.
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Politics In The News: GOP Has Yet To Unify Around Donald Trump

David Greene talks to columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts and Tucker Carlson, editor-in-chief of The Daily Caller, about the week ahead. West Virginia and Nebraska hold primaries on Tuesday.
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Conservative Groups Gather Momentum To Change States' Judicial Elections

The presidential and Senate races dominate many states' politics. In Kansas, the fight is over whether to retain 4 state Supreme Court justices. It will be a deep-pocket campaign like none before it.
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N. Korea Wants Economic And Nuclear Expansion, But One Undercuts The Other

North Korea's powerful are gathering for their first ruling party congress in decades. Kim Jong Un is working to consolidate his power at home — and regionally — with an expanded nuclear arsenal.
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Clinton Must Clarify Her Economic Message To Win Primary

Donald Trump has become the de facto Republican nominee and Hillary Clinton still has a wide lead in delegates. On Tuesday, voters in Nebraska and West Virginia will cast their ballots.

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