1. GOP Presidential Hopefuls Are Trying To Thread The Needle On Abortion NPR 16:10

For decades, abortion has been a motivating force for the Republican base. But in a post-Roe, world, it’s become a political liability in general elections.

That leaves 2024 presidential hopefuls attempting a balancing act: how to appeal to primary base voters that oppose abortion rights, without alienating the moderate, independent and swing voters who support them.

This episode: White House correspondent Deepa Shivaram, political correspondent Danielle Kurtzleben, and political correspondent Ashley Lopez.

This podcast was edited by Lexie Schapitl. It was produced by Lexie Schapitl and Jeongyoon Han. Our executive producer is Muthoni Muturi.

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