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Candice Norwood is a digital politics reporter for the PBS NewsHour.
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Politics Aug 14What to expect from the Democratic and Republican National Conventions
The 2020 presidential election was already set to be a contentious contest, but the pandemic, economic crisis and protests against racial inequality have heightened tensions and raised the stakes.
Politics Aug 03WATCH: Trump meets with tech workers and signs executive order on ‘hiring American’
Since March, the president has made changes to immigrant and nonimmigrant visa processes seeking to create more job opportunities for Americans.
Politics Jul 29WATCH: Biden speaks during online event on the November election and the Latino community
Joe Biden participated in a virtual event hosted by UnidosUS Action Fund President and CEO Janet Murguía.
Politics Jul 29WATCH: Pelosi holds news conference ahead of vote on child care economic relief bills
The bill are aimed at financially supporting child care providers and providing to access to child care for American workers during the pandemic.
Politics Jul 28Trump restricts immigration amid the pandemic. Critics see it as an excuse to push his own agenda
The administration says the measures are meant to maintain public health during the pandemic and reserve jobs for American workers amid the economic crisis.
Politics Jul 23Can use of force restrictions change police behavior? Here’s what we know
Measuring the impact of different restrictions can be complicated, making it hard to get a clear picture of whether they are effective.
Politics Jul 20WATCH: Tech experts testify how the pandemic exposed outdated federal IT systems
Lawmakers will hear from four technology experts examining the need for the U.S. government to modernize legacy IT systems.
Nation Jul 20WATCH: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis gives coronavirus update
As other governors move to mandate masks and face coverings for people in public spaces, DeSantis said he has no such plans and will leave the issue for local leaders to decide.
Politics Jul 13WATCH: Trump holds roundtable with people positively impacted by law enforcement
The event comes as protesters around the country have been demanding police reform in the wake of several highly publicized killings of Black people.
Politics Jul 13WATCH: White House press secretary discusses virus research, Washington football team
White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany will give a news briefing Monday, the first since President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of Roger Stone on Friday.