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Bernie Sanders is still fighting, though he says it's getting harder to see a way that he wins the Democratic nomination.

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We're joined next, as we are most Mondays, by someone who always has a blast on the radio, Cokie Roberts. Hi, Cokie.

COKIE ROBERTS, BYLINE: Hi, Steve. That's true (laughter).

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Now that the Democratic convention is over, polls show President Obama pulling ahead of Mitt Romney, not by so much, but the change did show up in several surveys. Let's talk about that and more with Cokie Roberts, who joins us most Mondays.

Cokie, good morning.

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We're joined now by NPR's Cokie Roberts to hear how the field stands as of this morning. And good morning, Cokie.

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COKIE ROBERTS: Hi, Renee.

President Obama is still riding high after last week's military operation that killed Osama bin Laden. The question now: Can the president convert that success into increased clout as he addresses the economy and immigration — while his team works with Congress on the budget?

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Good morning.

COKIE ROBERTS: Hi, Renee.

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Joining us now, as she does most Mondays, is NPR's Cokie Roberts. Good morning.

COKIE ROBERTS: Hi, Renee.