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Only two candidates will be onstage for Sunday's Democratic primary debate: former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders. The CNN-Univision debate was relocated from Arizona to Washington, D.C., and will not have an in-person audience due to coronavirus concerns.

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President Trump is set to hold a press conference on the ongoing response to the coronavirus crisis. 

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Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is holding a press conference Wednesday afternoon as he falls farther behind former Vice President Joe Biden in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. 

Six states - Idaho, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Dakota, and Washington - hold presidential primaries on Tuesday.

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Fourteen states (including North Carolina) and one U.S. territory hold presidential primaries Tuesday.  

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The Democratic presidential primary candidates are competing in South Carolina on Saturday, hoping to win over voters in the fourth contest of 2020. 

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Democratic presidential hopefuls are on stage in South Carolina ahead of that state’s primary. The candidates’ battle follows Sen. Bernie Sanders’ wins in the New Hampshire primary and the Nevada caucuses. 

The Nevada caucuses take place Saturday, and you can follow NPR's live coverage below with results and analysis.  Blue Ridge Public Radio will also air NPR's live special coverage starting at 5 p.m. Saturday.  To get a list of frequencies for BPR News, click here.  You can also stream it on our website, with our free mobile app, or with your smart speaker.

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Democratic presidential candidates are debating Wednesday night, this time in Las Vegas ahead of Saturday's caucuses in Nevada. 

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Voters in New Hampshire go to the polls on Tuesday as the first primary election for the 2020 presidential election occurs.  The NPR Politics team is running a live blog with the latest happenings on primary day.  Blue Ridge Public Radio will air NPR's live special coverage starting at 8 p.m. Tuesday night.

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Democratic presidential candidates are debating for the first time since the Iowa caucuses. There are seven candidates on the stage Friday night in New Hampshire, ahead of Tuesday's primary in the state.

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President Trump is addressing the nation a day after the Senate acquitted him of both articles of impeachment. Trump said he was "totally vindicated" after a months-long impeachment inquiry and trial. 

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The Iowa caucuses on Monday are the first contest in the 2020 presidential race. Follow NPR's liveblog for news and scenes from the field as well as live results below.  

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The Senate is holding a trial on the impeachment of President Trump, who is accused by the U.S. House of abusing his power and obstructing Congress.  The final vote on the two articles of impeachment and whether to remove President Trump is scheduled for 4 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.    

The House of Representatives on Wednesday is taking the formal step of voting to transmit the articles of impeachment to the Senate, which will hold a trial. After the vote, the articles are physically brought to the Senate. 

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Six Democratic presidential candidates are debating in Iowa Tuesday night, less than three weeks from the caucuses there. NPR reporters are providing background and analysis of the candidates' remarks in real-time.  The debate starts at 9 p.m., and the live analysis starts shortly beforehand.  Follow along below.

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President Trump is speaking to the nation following attacks on military bases in Iraq where U.S. troops are stationed. Trump tweeted on Tuesday night that "All is well!" and that an assessment of the casualties was underway. Iran said the missiles were launched as an act of self-defense after the U.S. killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in Iraq.

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The House of Representatives on Wednesday debates and votes on articles of impeachment against President Trump.  

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After a marathon two-day markup session, the House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Friday morning on two articles of impeachment against President Trump.  The committee will convene at 10 a.m.

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The House Judiciary Committee is considering two articles of impeachment against President Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.  The markup session began Wednesday evening, and is scheduled to pick back up again at 9 a.m. Thursday morning.

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The chairs of the House committees leading the impeachment inquiry are holding a press conference Tuesday morning to unveil the articles of impeachment against President Trump.

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The House Judiciary Committee is holding a Monday hearing on the impeachment inquiry report completed by the House Intelligence Committee, as it moves toward drafting articles of impeachment. 

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The House Judiciary Committee is holding its first hearing Wednesday in the impeachment inquiry, focused on constitutional grounds for impeachment. The Judiciary Committee is tasked with drafting potential articles of impeachment against President Trump. 

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Ten candidates are taking the stage Wednesday Night for the November Democratic Debate in Atlanta, amid public hearings in the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. NPR reporters will be providing fact checks and analysis throughout the debate starting around 9 p.m. Follow along below.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is holding open hearings for a second week in its impeachment inquiry into President Trump. On Thursday morning, former National Security Council official Fiona Hill and Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Holmes are scheduled to testify.  

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President Trump is hosting Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan at the White House. The meeting comes after Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria, which cleared the way for Turkey to lead an offensive in the area and which drew bipartisan criticism. Trump and Erdogan are holding a joint press conference Wednesday afternoon.  It is scheduled to start at 3:10 p.m. Watch it live below.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is holding its second hearing Friday in its impeachment inquiry into President Trump.  Former ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch is scheduled to testify.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is voting Thursday to formalize its ongoing impeachment inquiry. The resolution before lawmakers outlines the next steps in their investigation. Watch the debate and vote on the House floor live below.  It's scheduled to start at 10 a.m.

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Veteran journalist Cokie Roberts is being remembered in a funeral Saturday morning in Washington, D.C. She died on Tuesday at the age of 75.  The service is expected to start at 10 a.m.  You can watch it below.

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September's Democratic presidential debate has been narrowed to one night only, as more candidates have called it quits altogether.

Ten candidates are on stage for three-hour event hosted by ABC News and Univision, beginning at 8 p.m. ET Thursday. It's the third debate of the campaign and the first time that former Vice President Joe Biden, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are all together.

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