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  • Biden vs. Sanders: How the Democratic Party Will Have to Change No Matte...

    March 7, 2020

    Biden vs. Sanders: How the Democratic Party Will Have to Change No Matte...

    March 7, 2020

    The field of democratic contenders, that began as one of the most diverse, is now essentially a two-man race. Voters will have to decide if they want ...

  • Protecting Vulnerable Populations as the Coronavirus Spreads

    March 7, 2020

    Protecting Vulnerable Populations as the Coronavirus Spreads

    March 7, 2020

    The novel coronavirus has killed thousands across the globe and infected close to 100,000. Both of those numbers include patients in the U.S. and our ...

  • Michigan Farmers: Pushed to Brink of Bankruptcy

    March 7, 2020

    Michigan Farmers: Pushed to Brink of Bankruptcy

    March 7, 2020

    Up next in the race for the democratic presidential nomination, the remaining candidates will battle it out for more delegates as voters head to the p...

  • Is Likability Only A Litmus Test for Women Candidates?

    February 29, 2020

    Is Likability Only A Litmus Test for Women Candidates?

    February 29, 2020

    While not every voter will find a candidate they are excited about on every level, it often appears women candidates might have pass a higher bar to g...

  • Next Test For Candidates: What Do Voters in More Diverse States Want?

    February 29, 2020

    Next Test For Candidates: What Do Voters in More Diverse States Want?

    February 29, 2020

    Democratic presidential candidates are headed for their next test in the race for the nomination. Not only is next Tuesday the biggest single day of v...

  • The Gun Control Debate in Virginia

    February 29, 2020

    The Gun Control Debate in Virginia

    February 29, 2020

    In Virginia, home of the NRA, Democrats who took over the general assembly last November, are proposing historic gun control legislation. Many of the ...

  • Michigan Farmers: Pushed to Brink of Bankruptcy

    March 7, 2020

    Michigan Farmers: Pushed to Brink of Bankruptcy

    March 7, 2020

    Up next in the race for the democratic presidential nomination, the remaining candidates will battle it out for more delegates as voters head to the p...

  • The Gun Control Debate in Virginia

    February 29, 2020

    The Gun Control Debate in Virginia

    February 29, 2020

    In Virginia, home of the NRA, Democrats who took over the general assembly last November, are proposing historic gun control legislation. Many of the ...

  • The Low Country of South Carolina: Preserving the Rich Past of the Gulla...

    February 22, 2020

    The Low Country of South Carolina: Preserving the Rich Past of the Gulla...

    February 22, 2020

    South Carolina is home to the heart of the low country, home of the Gullah people. It’s a nearly 400-year-old community with a name that likely crosse...

  • Protecting Charleston From the Rising Tides

    February 22, 2020

    Protecting Charleston From the Rising Tides

    February 22, 2020

    Last year, the United States spent more than $45 billion dollars after weather and climate events. While South Carolina had a mild hurricane season la...

  • Vertical Harvest: How A Farm Provides Upward Mobility for People with Di...

    February 15, 2020

    Vertical Harvest: How A Farm Provides Upward Mobility for People with Di...

    February 15, 2020

    In Jackson Hole, Wyoming, a town centered around its tourism industry, 78 percent of people living with disabilities are unemployed. But now, a local ...

  • Fight to Vote: How Thousands of Voters Are Being Kept Away from the NH P...

    February 8, 2020

    Fight to Vote: How Thousands of Voters Are Being Kept Away from the NH P...

    February 8, 2020

    Following the chaotic caucus in Iowa, all eyes now turning to New Hampshire for the first primary in the nation. Every Democrat who has won both Iowa ...

  • March 21, 2020

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    March 21, 2020

    March 28, 2020

    This week on Matter of Fact, we go inside the "Rightfully Hers" exhibit at the National Archives, looking at the right to vote. Three historians -Ann ...

  • March 14, 2020

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    March 14, 2020

    March 21, 2020

    This week on Matter of Fact, Chicago's "Toxic Doughnut" turning back into the "Garden of Eden." Special contributor Joie Chen shows us how this enviro...

  • March 6, 2020

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    This week on Matter of Fact, Correspondent Jessica Gomez travels to Michigan to speak with farmers who say the president's trade policies have pushed ...

  • February 29, 2020

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    February 29, 2020

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    This week on Matter of Fact, Super Tuesday is right around the corner. Correspondent Jessica Gomez reports from Virginia where a gun debate is dividin...

  • February 22, 2020

    February 29, 2020

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    February 29, 2020

    This week on Matter of Fact, Soledad O'Brien heads to South Carolina ahead of the state's primary. She speaks with professors H. Gibbs Knotts and Jord...

  • February 15, 2020

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    February 22, 2020

    This week on Matter of Fact, the United States is on track to record its first $1 trillion deficit since 2012. Soledad O’Brien sits down with Joelle G...

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