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2016 Campaign Connection

Your roundup of the 2016 Presidential Campaign from PBS, NPR and across public media. Connecting you to in-depth reporting and analysis on the candidates and the issues this election year.


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NPR Election Coverage

Reporting on Education

With DeVos, school choice is likely Trump education priority
PBS NewsHour

With DeVos, school choice is likely Trump education priority

President-elect Donald Trump has named Betsy Devos as his Education Secretary pick.

Post-Election Bullying?
MetroFocus

Post-Election Bullying?

We take a look at how the Trump presidency is inciting bullying in schools.

How schools are dealing with post-election fallout
PBS NewsHour

How schools are dealing with post-election fallout

Schools across the country are reporting heightened anxiety, disappointment, and bullying.

PBS NEWSHOUR

Fearing Election Day trouble, some U.S. schools cancel cl...

The claims, threats and passions surrounding the presidential race have led communities around the U.S. to move polling places out of schools or cancel classes on Election Day.

NJTV News

Presidential Race Poses Unique Challenge for Schools

Schools are trying to find creative ways to teach the process of our presidential election

WASHINGTON WEEK

Trump vs. Clinton: Education

So how would the presidential candidates improve higher education and all the schooling that comes before that? We compared their plans.

Let's talk!

What do you think of the candidates' positions on college tuition and student finance?

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New York NOW | Podcasts

1982 Democratic primary: Koch-Cuomo III

When Governor Hugh Carey announced he would not be running for a third term, two candidates emerged as possible...

MSNBC's Steve Kornacki analyzes the 2016 Presidential Race.
Investigative journalist Wayne Barrett reflects on his decades covering Donald Trump.
Clinton and Cruz visit upstate; discussion of newly-enacted state budget.
What does Trump's ascension in the presidential race mean for the State Republican party?
Revisit Hillary Clinton's first run for public office in 2000.