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AllAfrica.com
How Young Operatives Saved Moi's Presidencywould greatly impact Kenya's political history. All of them were in their mid-
How Young Operatives Saved Moi's Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
would greatly impact Kenya's political history. All of them were in their mid-20s or early 30s. They were well-educated and two of them were scions of influential political figures in Kenya. They were Fred Kiptanui, Sammy Kogo, Victor Kebenei,... Read more
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The News & Observer
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primarycrowded GOP primary | News & Observer May 28, 2016 2:19 PM 17 Republican ca
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
crowded GOP primary | News & Observer May 28, 2016 2:19 PM 17 Republican candidates filed for June 7 primary Well-known names might not have the advantage Race is too complex to gauge, pollster... Read more
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Daily News
Speaker refers draft Code of Conduct to four-member CommitteeSpeaker Karu Jayasuriya has referred the draft Code of Conduct and the draft am
Speaker refers draft Code of Conduct to four-member Committee
Daily News / Posted yesterday
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has referred the draft Code of Conduct and the draft amendments to the Standing Orders to the four-member Committee appointed by him seeking their observations to further strengthen them. The four-member committee includes... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
‘There is no virtue in ignorance’ceremony at Rutgers University, NJ, on 15 May. He was commenting on Donald Trum
‘There is no virtue in ignorance’
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
ceremony at Rutgers University, NJ, on 15 May. He was commenting on Donald Trump, the Republican Party’s presidential elections frontrunner. Rutgers is where I earned a master’s degree in 1954 in history and political science, a great... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finally, PDP Stakeholders Back MakarfiBy Bolaji Adebiyi and Onyebuchi Ezigbo Abuja — The peace process in the People
Finally, PDP Stakeholders Back Makarfi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Bolaji Adebiyi and Onyebuchi Ezigbo Abuja — The peace process in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was consolidated on Thursday as its major stakeholders filed behind the Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee appointed by the party's National... Read more
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The Star
Husam alleges conspiracy to stop him from speaking outorder to stop him from being vocal about the decisions made by the party since
Husam alleges conspiracy to stop him from speaking out
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
order to stop him from being vocal about the decisions made by the party since the death of Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat. “And since I have been sacked, I cannot have a voice in the coming Muktamar,” he said, adding that he had written to party... Read more
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Rappler
VP canvassing: Which areas matter?VOTE CANVASSING. Members of the joint session of the 16th Congress sitting as B
VP canvassing: Which areas matter?
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
VOTE CANVASSING. Members of the joint session of the 16th Congress sitting as Board of Canvassers for the president and vice president resume their second day at the House of Representatives on May 26, 2016. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler MANILA,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Panelo urges candidates to concede for Duterte’s early proclamationcanvassing so that the Congress could focus on the hotly contested vice preside
Panelo urges candidates to concede for Duterte’s early proclamation
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
canvassing so that the Congress could focus on the hotly contested vice presidential post. In a press conference at the House of Representatives, Panelo said the candidates should be statesmanlike in not only conceding defeat but also in giving... Read more
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Pilipino Star
After Aquino ‘kills’ FOI bill, advocates see hope in DutertePhilippines -- Incoming president Rodrigo Duterte has promised to issue on his
After Aquino ‘kills’ FOI bill, advocates see hope in Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines -- Incoming president Rodrigo Duterte has promised to issue on his first day in office an executive order mandating Freedom of Information (FOI), the first of what appear to be several marching orders for his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia's Ecowas Parliament Delegation Presents Country Reportto a dispatch from the Liberian Embassy in Abuja, Montserrado County Representa
Liberia's Ecowas Parliament Delegation Presents Country Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to a dispatch from the Liberian Embassy in Abuja, Montserrado County Representative Edwin Melvin Snowe, Jr read and presented the Country Report on Friday, May 20, 2016 as part of the ongoing 1st Ordinary Session of the Fourth... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Comelec seeks delay of village pollsTHE MAY 9 elections generated hundreds of tons of trash, including this pile of
Comelec seeks delay of village polls
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
THE MAY 9 elections generated hundreds of tons of trash, including this pile of campaign materials in Cebu City that a city worker prepares for hauling. JUNJIE MENDOZA/CEBU DAILY NEWS Saying the people could suffer from “election fatigue,” the chair... Read more
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Calcutta News
BJP slams loyalty declaration, Congress defends itslammed the Congress over the submission of sworn declarations of loyalty by th
BJP slams loyalty declaration, Congress defends it
Calcutta News / Posted 4 days ago
slammed the Congress over the submission of sworn declarations of loyalty by the latter's legislators in West Bengal and said the move was a sign of "slavery" while the opposition party defended it as a "voluntary move". "It's very... Read more
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Roll Call
Ryan's 5-Point Plan to Promote the GOP-- Speaker Paul D. Ryan announced here Friday his five-point plan for a policy
Ryan's 5-Point Plan to Promote the GOP
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
-- Speaker Paul D. Ryan announced here Friday his five-point plan for a policy agenda to help Republicans sweep the 2016 elections: addressing national security, restoring economic growth, rethinking healthcare, overhauling poverty programs and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Congress nixes Marcos pleais the first to be canvassed by the joint session of Congress at the start of t
Congress nixes Marcos plea
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
is the first to be canvassed by the joint session of Congress at the start of the official count of votes for President and Vice President. Looking on are Cavite Rep. Elpidio Barzaga, Sen. Sonny Angara and House Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ex-Comelec chairman raps poll agencyTHE Commission on Elections and its automated election project partner Smartmat
Ex-Comelec chairman raps poll agency
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
THE Commission on Elections and its automated election project partner Smartmatic Corp. should be held responsible for the system change in the transparency server on the night of the May 9 polls, former Comelec chairman Christian Monsod said... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Morning News and Stuffhas officially announced an opening date for the city’s streetcar. The transit
Morning News and Stuff
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 4 days ago
has officially announced an opening date for the city’s streetcar. The transit project running through Over-the-Rhine and downtown will take its first passengers Sept. 9, beginning with an opening ceremony at some point mid-day. The project,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesAbout 2,015 Negrenses will stop whatever they are doing at 9 a.m. today, and li
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
About 2,015 Negrenses will stop whatever they are doing at 9 a.m. today, and lift a prayer to help send off Leni Robredo's Legal Team to the Congressional Canvas, the Leni Robredo 4 Vice President - Negros Group said on its Facebook page. It was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Parliament gets ball rolling on search for Madonsela’s successor A multi-party committee will interview candidates and report back to the Hous
Parliament gets ball rolling on search for Madonsela’s successor
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
A multi-party committee will interview candidates and report back to the House by the end of August. Public Protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela's term ends in October 2016. Picture:... Read more
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Inquirier.net
More political bigwigs join Duterte partyZamora of the Nacionalista Party, Negros Occidental Rep. Alfredo Benitez (head
More political bigwigs join Duterte party
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Zamora of the Nacionalista Party, Negros Occidental Rep. Alfredo Benitez (head of the Visayas bloc), Pangasinan Gov. and incoming Rep. Amado Espino Jr., and Lanao del Norte Gov. and incoming Rep. Khalid Dimaporo of the Liberal Party (LP) were... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Political - HeadlineSanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvassSanders campaign requests Kent
Political - Headline
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 5 days ago
Sanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvassSanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvass Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign is requesting a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential primary, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than... Read more
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Rappler
Pimentel: Pinpoint specific COCs in canvassing objectionsSENATE PANEL. Senator Aquilino Pimentel III heads the Senate panel in the joint
Pimentel: Pinpoint specific COCs in canvassing objections
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
SENATE PANEL. Senator Aquilino Pimentel III heads the Senate panel in the joint committee with the House of Representatives, which starts on May 25, 2016, to canvass the votes for president and vice president. Rappler file photo MANILA, Philippines... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Congress hopes for faster canvassing for president, VP poll resultsOutgoing Mandaluyong Rep. Neptali Gonzales II on Tuesday expressed hopes that t
Congress hopes for faster canvassing for president, VP poll results
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Outgoing Mandaluyong Rep. Neptali Gonzales II on Tuesday expressed hopes that the canvassing of the results for the president and vice president elections would be faster than the previous 2010 polls. In a press conference, Gonzales, the majority... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pimentel: Separate VP proclamation possible, but…Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The request of vice
Pimentel: Separate VP proclamation possible, but…
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The request of vice presidential candidate Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. for a separate proclamation for the vice president is not legally prohibited but has never been done before,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Convention of IntriguesSheriff as the National Chairman‎, was a reflection of the undercurrents within
PDP Convention of Intrigues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Sheriff as the National Chairman‎, was a reflection of the undercurrents within the party. Ernest Chinwo, Shola Oyeyipo and Segun James write on the intrigues that led to the outcome Considering the acrimonies that have been in the Peoples... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Governors Sack SheriffBy Emmanuel Aziken, Jimitota Onoyume, Ben Agande And Dapo Akinrefon Fears of t
PDP Governors Sack Sheriff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Emmanuel Aziken, Jimitota Onoyume, Ben Agande And Dapo Akinrefon Fears of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, formally splitting were assuaged, yesterday, after warring party leaders, meeting in factional conventions in Abuja and Port-Harcourt,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDC At Crossroads As 10th Parliament Opensbusiness, FDC, the majority Opposition party, has to fill some posts such as th
FDC At Crossroads As 10th Parliament Opens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
business, FDC, the majority Opposition party, has to fill some posts such as the Leader of the Opposition in Parliament and chairpersons of several parliamentary committees. To act or not to act, is the main Opposition Forum for Democratic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Radical Proposal to Make Voting MandatoryThe number of Members of Parliament, ward reps and members of the Independent E
New Radical Proposal to Make Voting Mandatory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The number of Members of Parliament, ward reps and members of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission will be reduced significantly if Parliament passes radical proposals to amend the Constitution. The proposals have been drafted by a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gandujiyya - the Battle to Oust Kwankwasiyya in Kano?Kano — Gandujiyya is a political movement in Kano State currently being nursed
Gandujiyya - the Battle to Oust Kwankwasiyya in Kano?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kano — Gandujiyya is a political movement in Kano State currently being nursed by the supporters of Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje. The movement got its name from Ganduje, the home town of the governor. The slogan of the movement is Gandujiyya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Makarfi Named Interim ChairmanBy Victor Edozie, Vincent Egunyanga and Saawua Terzungwe The leadership crisis
Makarfi Named Interim Chairman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
By Victor Edozie, Vincent Egunyanga and Saawua Terzungwe The leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) took a new dimension yesterday as its embattled acting national chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff, was sacked from his position during the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FAZ Deputy General Secretary Post Illegal - Questions Raisedsuch occurrence. There is even the more enlightened point to the position of De
FAZ Deputy General Secretary Post Illegal - Questions Raised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
such occurrence. There is even the more enlightened point to the position of Deputy General Secretary not being in the FAZ constitution. Below journalist Augustine Mukoka, better known for his column Full Time at The Post Newspapers adds his... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate, House to convene for vote count TuesdayMay 21, 2016 9:51 pm by MICHAEL JOE T. DELIZO, REPORTER THE Senate and the Ho
Senate, House to convene for vote count Tuesday
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
May 21, 2016 9:51 pm by MICHAEL JOE T. DELIZO, REPORTER THE Senate and the House of Representatives will convene as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC) on Tuesday to prepare for the canvassing of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Senate, House of Representatives resume session after 91-day election period The Senate and House of Representatives will resume regular session Sunday (M
Senate, House of Representatives resume session after 91-day election period
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
The Senate and House of Representatives will resume regular session Sunday (May 22, 2016) to finish the work left hanging after the 91-day election period capped by the May... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dilemma Head - Struggle for Referendum's Budget Intensifiesas the country continues to lobby for finances in conducting two critical proce
Dilemma Head - Struggle for Referendum's Budget Intensifies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
as the country continues to lobby for finances in conducting two critical processes in the country, the national referendum and the general elections in 2017. In the core of such inadequate budgetary support and the unspecified supports from donors... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govt hopes to get upper hand in Upper House to pass GST BillEven though no major change is expected in the relative strengths of the ruling
Govt hopes to get upper hand in Upper House to pass GST Bill
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
Even though no major change is expected in the relative strengths of the ruling and opposition benches in the Rajya Sabha where some 55 seats will have new incumbents next month, the NDA government is hoping against hope on the long-stalled Goods and... Read more
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Daily News
[Parliament–Central Bank Treasury Bond issue. All details with regard to the issuance of T
[Parliament–
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Central Bank Treasury Bond issue. All details with regard to the issuance of Treasury Bond reports to the Public Finance Committee by the Monitory Board of the Central Bank have been transparent. The amount of foreign reserves too reports to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Religious Leaders Ask Opposition to Follow Law in IEBC DisputePeter Karanja, insisted that the due process of the law must be followed. "At
Religious Leaders Ask Opposition to Follow Law in IEBC Dispute
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Peter Karanja, insisted that the due process of the law must be followed. "At this stage, our questions have been answered and we have understood their side of the story," he said. "They will not resign their position but they will challenge... Read more
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Minda News
Dureza: there will be “wide consultations” on crafting Bangsamoro peace roadmapon the Peace Process (PAPP) said. Dureza, who had served as PAPP (July 2005 to
Dureza: there will be “wide consultations” on crafting Bangsamoro peace roadmap
Minda News / Posted 9 days ago
on the Peace Process (PAPP) said. Dureza, who had served as PAPP (July 2005 to June 2008) under the Arroyo administration and was named to the same post by incoming President Rodrigo Duterte, issued this statement Thursday in reply to a query by... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amit Mitra's win breaks GST jinxThis Assembly elections has broken the so-called goods and services tax (GST) j
Amit Mitra's win breaks GST jinx
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
This Assembly elections has broken the so-called goods and services tax (GST) jinx. Amit Mitra’s win has done away with the need to re-elect a chairman to the state finance ministers’ panel on GST. Such an exercise had become a given after almost... Read more
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The Manila Times
Options for redesigned Automated Election Systemwere discussed in my previous articles. These election systems are readily avai
Options for redesigned Automated Election System
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
were discussed in my previous articles. These election systems are readily available anytime, highly secured, accurate and fully redundant. Votes transmission, consolidation, and canvassing can be done real-time. The Philippine Constitution... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amit Mitra breaks jinx of GST panel chiefs losing Assembly pollsprevious occasions, this time there is no need to elect the chairman of a state
Amit Mitra breaks jinx of GST panel chiefs losing Assembly polls
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
previous occasions, this time there is no need to elect the chairman of a state finance ministers panel on the goods and services tax (GST) again after assembly elections as the incumbent Amit Mitra broke the jinx and won his seat in West... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Divisions, Unfinished Bills Await 10th ParliamentKampala — To President Museveni, the task for the 10th Parliament is to make su
Divisions, Unfinished Bills Await 10th Parliament
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Kampala — To President Museveni, the task for the 10th Parliament is to make sure that Uganda attains a middle income status by 2020. And to political analysts, senior citizens and civil society, more than anything else, the focus must be put on... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Mock hearing for Merrick Garland yields disappointing Republican responseA mock confirmation hearing for Merrick Garland, the president’s nominee for th
Mock hearing for Merrick Garland yields disappointing Republican response
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
A mock confirmation hearing for Merrick Garland, the president’s nominee for the supreme court, had a lopsided appearance as eight Senate Democrats took their places but not one of their political opponents showed up. But if the hour-long stunt was... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?Donald Trump will gather enough delegates soon to become the Republican candida
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump will gather enough delegates soon to become the Republican candidate for president. That, barring something fantastic, will happen in the next few weeks. If you’re not a Trump supporter, you may be hoping for the fantastic. If you are a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?failed to stop Trump in his quest to win the GOP nomination by winning delegate
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
failed to stop Trump in his quest to win the GOP nomination by winning delegates, has a “plan C” that just may keep Trump, and likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, out of the White House. According to the story, Republican strategist Liz... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?Donald Trump will gather enough delegates soon to become the Republican candida
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump will gather enough delegates soon to become the Republican candidate for president. That, barring something fantastic, will happen in the next few weeks. If you’re not a Trump supporter, you may be hoping for the fantastic. If you are a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?failed to stop Trump in his quest to win the GOP nomination by winning delegate
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
failed to stop Trump in his quest to win the GOP nomination by winning delegates, has a “plan C” that just may keep Trump, and likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, out of the White House. According to the story, Republican strategist Liz... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?failed to stop Trump in his quest to win the GOP nomination by winning delegate
Will there be a third-party candidate and will it stop Trump?
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 days ago
failed to stop Trump in his quest to win the GOP nomination by winning delegates, has a “plan C” that just may keep Trump, and likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, out of the White House. According to the story, Republican strategist Liz... Read more
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The Columbian
Camden: Survey works to take the pulse of Washington votersIn January, the possible choices for president were so broad that some voters m
Camden: Survey works to take the pulse of Washington voters
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
In January, the possible choices for president were so broad that some voters may have thrown up their hands in confusion. With Washington’s presidential primary underway, the choices are much fewer, but some voters may still be wondering who best... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
GOP lawyer: Eaton election lawsuit should be dismissedJACKSON, Miss. - Lawyers for Republican leaders of the Mississippi House of Rep
GOP lawyer: Eaton election lawsuit should be dismissed
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. - Lawyers for Republican leaders of the Mississippi House of Representatives say a lawsuit seeking to reinstate a Democratic representative should be dismissed. In pleadings filed last week, lawyer Michael Wallace wrote that the suit... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliamentary Trenches: Hard hats and hardened attitudesThe politician at the centre of the controversies playing out publicly and brut
Parliamentary Trenches: Hard hats and hardened attitudes
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
The politician at the centre of the controversies playing out publicly and brutally in Parliament, President Jacob Zuma, maintained that he and his ministers adhered to the Constitution. His reply to DA leader Mmusi Maimane’s question in relation to... Read more
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