The 2016 Presidential election has been a crowded affair with more candidates announcing their candidacy as the days go by. Nevertheless, Senator Bernie Sanders continues to enjoy a surge in his 2016 presidential campaign. Show More Summary
DPR head Alexander Zakharchenko said that Local elections in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in eastern Ukraine will take place on October 18.
That was a nice Fourth of July gift from the Supreme Court, reaffirming that "We the People" get to decide how our elected representatives are chosen.
So Chris Christie is running for president. No surprise there. Chances are he will never inhabit the living quarters of the White House. But the election is a year and a half away and anything could happen. Suppose he does become our next president. Show More Summary
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Episcopalians voted Wednesday to allow religious weddings for gay couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began with the election of the first openly gay bishop over a decade ago. "We have learned to not only care for, but care about one other," said the Very Rev. Show More Summary
Episcopalians overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election of the first openly gay bis...
Gay marriage? Health care subsidies? The 2016 Presidential Election? Please. President Barack Obama has a far more important subject to debate: the mere suggestion that one ought to put peas in one's guacamole. The New York Times published...Show More Summary
At a volatile time in American democracy, where candidates by the dozens curry the favor of billionaires and citizens openly question the validity of elections, the Supreme Court this week upheld an important tool in revitalizing our democracy. Show More Summary
Real-estate magnate Donald Trump fired off angry tweets at one of his GOP rivals in the presidential race Wednesday, accusing him of being a has-been who couldn't get elected to office again. The rival, former New York Gov. George Pataki (R), has recently been criticizing Trump's controversial comments about illegal immigration. Show More Summary
The Dukes of Hazzard are done...for now. TV Land has pulled all reruns of the 80's series from its schedule, just one week after Warner Bros. "elected to cease the...
Only six defeated female U.S. Senate nominees have subsequently appeared on a general election ballot; no defeated female U.S. Senator has ever tried.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Former South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth on Wednesday was sentenced to three years of probation, avoiding any jail time for election law violations during her unsuccessful primary campaign in 2014. Another...Show More Summary
The Second Avenue subway line has a few more stops before opening in 2016, and East Side elected officials are getting nervous that the oft-delayed project could be set back again. A quartet of... To view the full story, click the title link.
A couple of months ago, not long before the parliamentary elections in the UK, my wife made an interesting observation. "Based on my Facebook feed," she pointed out, "Labour are going to win this election by a landslide." When I looked through her feed, I could see what she meant. Show More Summary
The Washington State Potato Commission elected its new executive committee for the upcoming fiscal year.
Events leading up to this summer’s elections in Burundi have seen no shortage of newsworthy events. Most recently, a coalition of opposition political parties have announced that they would boycott the polls scheduled for June and July. This raises an important question: what do political leaders expect to gain when they explicitly avoid competing in elections? […]
It looks like Bill de Blasio has finally had enough of Mario Cuomo’s worst legacy: Mayor Bill de Blasio, in candid and searing words rarely employed by elected officials of his stature, accused Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Tuesday of stymieing New York City’s legislative goals out of personal pettiness, “game-playing” and a desire for [Read more...]
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