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Donald Trump's Outreach To Black Voters Overshadowed At Convention

The Republican Party has a black voter problem. African-Americans attending the GOP Convention in Cleveland are hoping Donald Trump can attract more of them.
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Young Republicans Weigh In On Their Party's Future

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to young Republicans at the Republican National Convention about the future of their party and their place in it.
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Ivanka Trump's Popularity Could Help Her Father Win Over Women

Ivanka Trump will introduce her father at the GOP convention Thursday night. She's been a close confidant and adviser to him, and some question whether she can help Donald Trump reach female voters.
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In Cleveland, A Wall Stands Between Latinos' Praise And Protest For Trump

As Republicans made overtures to Latinos inside the convention hall, protesters outside denounced what they said was Donald Trump's racism.
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Roundup: The Republican National Convention And Race (So Far)

A lawmaker asks if nonwhites have contributed to civilization. Accusations that a white woman stole remarks from a black woman. An exceedingly tiny number of black delegates. And more from the RNC.
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The Growth Of Secret Spending In State And Local Politics

Undisclosed political spending in presidential politics has increased dramatically since Citizens United. But this kind of donation is growing at an even faster rate on state and local levels. How the growth of dark money is influencing state and local elections.

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Clinton's Fundraising Outpaces Trump's As The General Election Season Begins

The reports from the Clinton committees put her in better financial shape than either President Obama or challenger Mitt Romney in 2012. Trump's fundraising has improved but still lags Clinton's.
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Cruz Says He Won't Be A 'Servile Puppy Dog' To Trump Campaign

The morning after Ted Cruz was booed by the crowd at the Republican convention, he defended his decision not to endorse Trump.
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WATCH: Michelle Obama Sings Stevie, Raps With Missy, On 'Carpool Karaoke'

Oh, and then there was her rendition of Beyonce's "Single Ladies," complete with the moves.
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Latest From Cleveland: The GOP's Challenge To Unify And Expand Its Appeal

This week’s GOP convention highlights fractures in the Republican party. Now with its nominee Donald Trump officially chosen, the party tries to unify and broaden its appeal beyond its base that many say is too dominated by white men. Updates from Cleveland, and where the GOP goes from here.

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