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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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Reporting on Immigration

Will deporting undocumented workers take us back to the Great Recession?
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Will deporting undocumented workers take us back to the G...

Implementing a mass deportation of undocumented workers would reduce cumulative GDP over 10 years by $4.7 trillion.

Here’s what Clinton and Trump plan on immigration
PBS NewsHour

Here’s what Clinton and Trump plan on immigration

No doubt Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have dramatically different approaches on immigration.

Trump, Clinton and immigration
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Trump, Clinton and immigration

Amid the whirlwind coverage of Donald Trump's trip to Mexico and his immigration speech, one thing may be lost: what Hillary Clinton would do.

NPR

5 things to know about Obama's enforcement of immigration...

Five things to know about how President Obama has enforced immigration laws over the past eight years.

PBS NewsHour

Trump immigration waffle reflects voter confusion on issue

It has been 30 years since the country embarked on an immigration overhaul, and the ambivalence of voters is one reason why.

PBS NEWSHOUR

Today’s immigration debate rooted in ‘Reagan amnesty,’ ex...

For more than a decade, lawmakers have been pointing at their counterparts to take the blame for what just about everyone agrees is a broken immigration system.

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New York NOW | Podcasts

Revisiting the Attica Uprising

45 years ago this month, the state and nation's attention was captured by the prison uprising in the small Western...

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.