Mary Reichard

Mary is co-host, legal affairs correspondent, and dialogue editor for WORLD Radio. She is also co-host of the Legal Docket podcast. Mary is a graduate of World Journalism Institute and St. Louis University School of Law. She resides with her husband near Springfield, Mo.

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Can Ted Cruz appeal to the GOP's moderate base?

Campaign 2016
by Mary Reichard & Kent Covington
Posted 3/25/15, 02:39 pm

The staff of The World and Everything in It has profiled 22 possible 2016 presidential candidates in its “White House Wednesday” series. Now they take a look at who’s ahead and who’s making moves as the big campaign gets closer.

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Congressional maps and the power of the pen

Supreme Court
by Mary Reichard
Posted 3/24/15, 08:30 am

A case argued recently before the U.S. Supreme Court questioned the best way to shield voter rights from politicians’ whims. The question was, should legislators or politically appointed panels draw voting districts every decade following the census?

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Candidates converge on New Hampshire

Campaign 2016
by Kent Covington & Mary Reichard
Posted 3/18/15, 03:10 pm

The staff of The World and Everything in It has profiled 22 possible 2016 presidential candidates in its “White House Wednesday” series. Now they take a look at who’s ahead and who’s making moves as the big campaign gets closer.

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