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GOP Convention Ends With Trump Accepting Presidential Nomination

We take a look at the lessons learned from big moments at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland with NPR political reporter Scott Detrow and Republican analyst John Feehery.
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Democrats Hold A Shadow Convention In Cleveland Near RNC Location

House Democratic Caucus Chairman Xavier Becerra is the highest ranking Latino member of Congress. He talks to Steve Inskeep about the Democrats' shadow convention in Cleveland.
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FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's Republican Convention Speech, Annotated

NPR Politics adds context, analysis and checks facts in Trump's Thursday night address to the Republican National Convention.
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'I Wanted To Give Voice To Them' — Summer Program Spurs Theater About Race

Stark spotlights illuminate about a dozen teens. They shout out in groups: “I’m Latino, I’m black, I’m a woman, I’m mixed …” They're working on a play for the Paso Nuevo summer theater program, where D.C. youths find their voices on issues that matter to them.

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'I Am Proud To Be Gay,' Tech Investor Peter Thiel Tells GOP Convention

Peter Thiel is an openly gay libertarian billionaire financier, co-founder of PayPal and early Facebook investor. "Fake culture wars only distract us from our economic decline," he says.
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WATCH: One Minute Into GOP Convention Night, 6-Year-Old Heavenly Steals The Show

With two outsize white bows in her hair, 6-year-old Heavenly Joy brought the house down at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland Thursday night.
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Mike Pence Appears To Contradict Trump's Stance On NATO

The United States would "absolutely" defend its NATO allies, Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence told the PBS NewsHour on Thursday
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Painting A Grim Picture Of America, Trump Says 'Safety Will Be Restored' If He Wins

In his GOP presidential acceptance speech, Donald Trump cast himself as a champion for the middle class, arguing that with Hillary Clinton in the White House, economic strife would grow.
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Ivanka Trump Reaches Out To Women, Urges Support For Them In Workforce

The entrepreneur praised her father's business sense and his commitment to women and working mothers. "My father values talent. He is colorblind and gender neutral," she said.
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'Art Of The Deal' Ghostwriter On Why Trump Should Not Be President

Tony Schwartz spent 18 months working on Donald Trump's 1987 best-selling book. "I helped paint a vastly more appealing human being than he actually is," Schwartz says.

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