Morning Edition

Forum: Progressive News
San Francisco, California

or play live stream here


President Harry Truman created the chief of staff position.

Since then, 10 presidents have utilized it. Only three have had turnover.

That turnover was not until their second year, says Kathryn Dunn Tenpas who studies White House staffing at Brookings.

More Americans would prefer that President Trump compromise on funding for his border wall rather than risk a government shutdown, according to an NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist Poll.

Voting by mail is on the rise. Supporters say it increases turnout. Those who study fraud say it is a "much more fertile area for fraud than voting in person."

A U.N. climate report says the only way to avoid the worst climate impacts will be to suck carbon emissions out of the air. Researchers are trying to find a feasible way to do that.

"We stand on the threshold of a great event, both in the life of the U.N. and of mankind," Eleanor Roosevelt said to the U.N. General Assembly in December of 1948. The declaration would serve as a "standard of achievement for all peoples of all nations."

Load More...