The first week of December after every election sparks a policy and political awakening in California’s state Capitol for the three houses of the legislative branch of government. Yes, three. Civics books list only the state Senate and Assembly, but then there are the professional lobbyists who...
Austria's Norbert Hofer likes to come across as Mr. Nice Guy but if he wins Sunday's election, he will become the EU's first far-right president.
Leftists have been voting for Trump for decades, and at last they've succeeded.
Hours after saying that she would halt her effort to force Pennsylvania to recount its statewide votes in the 2016 Presidential election, Green Party candidate Jill Stein now says that the recount effort there will go on — if she can persuade a federal judge to slap the state with an emergency order to let... Show More Summary
Green Party-backed voters who filed the case say they cannot afford the $1m bond ordered by the court.
Hillary Clinton hasn’t done many public events since the election, but since people keep randomly spotting her in the woods, Saturday Night Live decided to launch a wilderness hunt and pursue her like the elusive sasquatch. In a sketch starring two wildlife hunters, the two set out for upstate New York in order to track […]
Austria's Norbert Hofer likes to come across as Mr. Nice Guy but if he wins Sunday's election, he will become the EU's first far-right president. The mild-mannered 45-year-old, a gun enthusiast who has walked with a cane since a 2003 paraglider accident, is a key figure in the anti-immigration Freedom Party (FPOe). Show More Summary
Austrians will return to the polls on Sunday in a bitterly fought marathon election, which could propel the European Union's first far-right president to power and boost the anti-establishment tide sweeping many countries. Norbert Hofer...Show More Summary
Brandon Hall was convicted of 10 counts of election fraud for forging signatures on a 2012 judicial candidate petition, and now faces up to five year imprisonment. … Continue reading ?
Green Party candidate Jill Stein filed suit against state election officials in federal court in Detroit late Friday, the latest in a raft o...
MICHAEL WALSH WONDERS WHY THE #NEVERTRUMP CROWD IS STILL UNHAPPY: “The GOP now controls both elected branches of governments and, if the president-elect makes good on his promises, will soon (ideologically, at least) control the Supreme Court. So why are the Vichycons — the collaborationist #NeverTrump crew whose views are increasingly indistinguishable from the hard […]
Less than a month after the "shocking" election of Donald Trump as US president, the world prepares for another day of political shockwaves, this time out of Europe, when on Sunday all eyes will be on Italy and, to a slightly lesserShow More Summary
Chris Sacca, guest judge on Shark Tank and early investor in such notable enterprises as Uber, Instagram and Twitter, may have some money in social media — but he’s not giving Facebook a pass against accusations it helped perpetuate a “fake news” epidemic during the 2016 presidential election. Show More Summary
Green Party-backed voters dropped a court case Saturday night that had sought to force a statewide recount of Pennsylvania’s Nov. 8 presidential election, won by Republican Donald Trump, in what Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein had framed as an effort to explore whether voting machines and systems had been hacked and the election result […]
Isolated Uzbekistan headed to the polls on Sunday to elect a president to replace late strongman Islam Karimov, with all signs pointing towards a comfortable victory for his long-serving prime minister Shavkat Mirziyoyev. Voting at over...Show More Summary
The Italian referendum is tomorrow, and no one is allowed to publish polls starting 15 days before the election. But Italians are publishing the results of “horse races” and such, that bear a remarkable resemblance to poll results. The latest horse-race numbers (literally) show No winning by 4 to 8 points. Show More Summary
The New York Times reports: Pennsylvania will apparently not have a statewide recount of its votes, removing the last long-shot hope by opponents of Donald J. Trump that a review of the ballots could overturn his election as president. Show More Summary
Jill Stein has dropped the election recount efforts in Pennsylvania, claiming that the Green Party can’t afford the $1 million bond that is due by Monday, CBS Pittsburgh reports. When Jill Stein made the announcement that the Green Party would be crowdfunding to raise funds for an election recount in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania, many... Show More Summary
Former Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein dropped her efforts Saturday to request a vote recount in Pennsylvania, one of three battleground states won by Donald Trump where she is challenging the results. "Petitioners are regular citizens of ordinary means. Show More Summary