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Last Presidential Debate

The final of three debates between Governor Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama is being held Monday night. KRTS will broadcast live NPR coverage of this debate, from 8 to 10 PM. The focus will be on foreign policy. The … Continue reading

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Community dialogue Thursday night in Marfa

Today (Thursday October 18) KRTS & Marfa Public Library are hosting a community dialogue about education at the library at 6:30 PM. We have invited teachers, administrators, parents, and local citizens to gather to have a conversation about education & … Continue reading

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Presidential Debate Tuesday Night

On Tuesday night is the second of three scheduled presidential debates between President Barack Obama, of the Democratic Party, and challenger Mitt Romney, of the Republican Party. The debate will be held at Hofstra University in New York state. NPR … Continue reading

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Vice Presidential Debate on KRTS This Thursday

Tune in Thursday, October 11 from 8 – 10 PM for a live broadcast of the debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Republican challenger Paul Ryan.  The hour and a half debate will be followed by a half hour of analysis from the … Continue reading

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Presidential Debate Tonight

Listen to the first debate among the major party presidential candidates. On-the-air Wednesday night at 8 PM.

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This Saturday: Are Super PACs Good For Democracy?

This Saturday at 6 PM (Sept 29), tune in for Intelligence Squared U.S. The product of two court decisions, Citizens United and SpeechNow.org v. FEC, Super PAC spending is on course to make 2012 the most expensive presidential election in history. These supercharged political action … Continue reading

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Cancer Votes in Marfa

NWS 120925 Cancer Votes Stonelake Cancer Votes is working to make Cancer a national priority on a legislative level. KRTS caught up with them during their late September tour through West Texas at a community meeting at the Cowboy Church … Continue reading

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This Saturday: Seeking Civility in Political Discourse

In the midst of an intense presidential campaign, 80 percent of Americans find political campaigns uncivil and 85 percent say that politics in general is becoming more uncivil.  Red or blue, how can we seek civility in political discourse? Tune in this … Continue reading

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Listen to Live Coverage of the DNC from NPR

Join NPR this evening (Wednesday, Sept 5) starting at 7 PM CST for live coverage of the Democratic National Convention from NPR. LISTEN NOW Wednesday night’s speakers include former President Bill Clinton, Georgetown Law Center graduate Sandra Fluke, Massachusetts Senate … Continue reading

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Listen to Live Coverage of the RNC from NPR

Join NPR this evening (Thursday, Aug 30) starting at 7 PM CST for live coverage of the Republican National Convention from NPR. LISTEN NOW Tonight’s speakers at the RNC include Mike Huckabee, John McCain, Condoleezza Rice, and Susana Martinez, with headliner … Continue reading

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