San Antonio Express-News: Are Texas churches prohibited from campaigning to recall politicians? The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will weigh that question Thursday in a case set to clarify if and how a church as a corporate entity can … Continue reading ?
Kimberly Jean Bailey Davis, who won her 2014 primary for Rowan County, Kentucky county clerk by a margin of 23 votes before being elected with a grand total of 3,909 votes later that year, has injected herself into the American consciousness as the George Wallace of gay rights, standing in the courthouse door. And it [...]Show More Summary
The former employees of Sony Colorworks officially want back the union benefits they used to have. In a Labor Relations Board conducted election today, 23 of the total 25 votes cast among post-production technicians and artists at Deluxe's Culver City unit on the Sony lot were to join the Motion Picture Editor's Guild and IATSE. Show More Summary
Evan Solomon talks to the former PBO about the debate around the condition of the Canadian economy The post Video: Kevin Page on ‘the R-word’ and the election campaign appeared first on Macleans.ca.
From the diaries... My name is Matt Mackowiak and I am the Treasurer of Fight For Kentucky, a Super PAC that is set up to help elect Matt Bevin for Governor. Since 1972, Kentucky has been led by Democratic Governors for all but four years. Show More Summary
After the 2008 presidential election, it was obvious that American politics was entering a new era in which race would figure less than it had before. For the first time in our history, we had a president who was not white, and it was bound to have a profound, positive impact.
Turn that logo upside down While Donald Trump's official campaign logo for the 2016 election has a powerful message— "Make America Great Again!"— the presidential wannabe should really consider replacing it with a modification of President...Show More Summary
No one seems to be delighting more in the 2016 election than Donald Trump, who at every turn recounts his top status in every single GOP poll whilst dishing out slights to his competitors and Jeb!, in particular. All of this has turned...Show More Summary
ATHENS, Greece -- Less than three weeks before Greeks head to the polls to elect a government and prime minister, the leader of the main liberal-conservative opposition party is calling on Greeks to embrace the reforms ahead. New Democracy...Show More Summary
-Imagine a country where people walk freely into a room & vote for all kinds of elected officials. -Imagine a country where those elected officials then go do what is expected of them. -Imagine a country where if they don't, we elect someone who will. Show More Summary
Ned Foley and Charles Stewart APSA paper: We conduct statistical analysis of a phenomenon recently identified by Foley (2013), the rise in the number of votes counted after Election Day (“overtime votes”) and the growing tendency of these votes to … Continue reading ?
The generation of electricity from utility-scale solar projects in the United States during June 2015 was 31 times that of the output from utility-scale solar in June 2005, and now accounts for roughly half a percent of all US electricity production, according to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). Show More Summary
It's sometimes easy to forget with all the presidential campaign stuff going on, but there will be gubernatorial elections in two states this November, Kentucky and Louisiana. And while the...
As Canadians prepare to vote, a second coast-to-coast pro-life junket is aiming to inject life issues into their decision.
It’s not often that a president spends three days visiting a single state, particularly one with just 737,000 people and no real drama in how it will vote (reliably Republican) on Election Day. “Over the course of the coming days I intend to speak more about the particular challenges facing Alaska and the United States
Carson has never held elected office, but that might actually be a boon rather than a hindrance in appealing to conservatives frustrated with politics as usual.
MADRID (Reuters) - A Catalan regional election this month, which the pro-independence government has billed as a proxy on independence from Spain, is a last resort because of the indifference to Catalan demands shown by Madrid, the head of the regional government said on Wednesday.
Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has announced he is resigning and has called an early election. Tsipras had always been expected to seek early elections in the autumn. Outgoing government officials say the likeliest date for the election is September 20. Tsipras and his coalition government made a major U-turn in policy by accepting stringent
More than 1,000 people have been killed since President Muhammadu Buhari was elected in March with a pledge to wipe out militants
I don’t know about you folks, but I’m pretty obsessed with covers. Whether it’s being lucky enough to see John Moreland play “Thunder Road” or watching Two Cow Garage rock through “Ohio” on the eve of the 2012 presidential election, artists playing songs they love will always be compelling. Desperate Times is the brainchild of the […]