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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

What crimes make immigrants eligible for deportation?
PBS NewsHour

What crimes make immigrants eligible for deportation?

A variety of crimes can get immigrants detained and deported — and even if they are in the country legally.

Business leaders warn Trump of economic fallout from mass deportation
PBS NewsHour

Business leaders warn Trump of economic fallout from mass...

Still grappling with Donald Trump’s surprise election, the nation’s business community has begun to pressure the president-elect to abandon campaign-trail pledges.

Sessions, Trump AG pick, could influence immigration policy
PBS NEWSHOUR

Sessions, Trump AG pick, could influence immigration policy

Immigration laws are enforced by other agencies, but the Justice Department plays a crucial role in setting the policies and legal underpinnings that shape the system.

Concerned Catholic bishops ask Trump for humane immigration policies
PBS NEWSHOUR

Concerned Catholic bishops ask Trump for humane immigrati...

The nation’s Roman Catholic bishops on Monday urged President-elect Donald Trump to adopt humane policies toward immigrants and refugees.

Trump promises to block funding to sanctuary cities
MARKETPLACE

Trump promises to block funding to sanctuary cities

As part of his 100-day action plan, President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to block all federal funding to sanctuary cities.

Trump, Clinton and immigration
MARKETPLACE

Trump, Clinton and immigration

Here’s what Hillary Clinton says she would do, versus what Donald Trump promises.

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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.