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News.com.au
CLP can recover: Willem Westra van Holthenight drubbing. Of 25 seats in the Legislative Assembly, the CLP has so far lo
CLP can recover: Willem Westra van Holthe
News.com.au / Posted 14 minutes ago
night drubbing. Of 25 seats in the Legislative Assembly, the CLP has so far locked in only one, with Labor taking 15, independents taking three, and six still in play. The CLP may pick up two more. When asked if the party could recover, Mr... Read more
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Breitbart
WaPo: John McCain Fights for His Life in the Era of TrumpTuesday. The political calculus is that he desperately needs Trump’s voters to
WaPo: John McCain Fights for His Life in the Era of Trump
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
Tuesday. The political calculus is that he desperately needs Trump’s voters to win the primary but needs Trump voters and anti-Trump independents to win the general election. McCain says he does not expect to stop supporting Trump before Election D... Read more
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Reuters
Support for Australian PM hits all-time lowstruggles. Turnbull called early elections in July to break a deadlock in the
Support for Australian PM hits all-time low
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
struggles. Turnbull called early elections in July to break a deadlock in the Senate, the upper house, where a handful of independents has blocked the government's agenda of corporate tax cuts and workplace reforms for more than two years. But... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Voting In Person Tuesday? Here's What To Knowtook effect to prevent so-called ballot harvesting. KJZZ’s Jude Joffe-Block to
Voting In Person Tuesday? Here's What To Know
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 hours ago
took effect to prevent so-called ballot harvesting. KJZZ’s Jude Joffe-Block to tell us what we can expect on Tuesday. Can independents vote? Yes. Registered independents can choose a Republican or Democratic ballot at the polls. Where do you go... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Support for Australian PM hits all-time lowstruggles. Turnbull called early elections in July to break a deadlock in the
Support for Australian PM hits all-time low
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
struggles. Turnbull called early elections in July to break a deadlock in the Senate, the upper house, where a handful of independents has blocked the government's agenda of corporate tax cuts and workplace reforms for more than two years. But... Read more
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The News & Observer
Counting up Trump’s bigotry: losing college-educated whitesto bigotry. Republicans were the only anomaly. A majority or plurality of every
Counting up Trump’s bigotry: losing college-educated whites
The News & Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
to bigotry. Republicans were the only anomaly. A majority or plurality of every other demographic measured – Democrats, independents, men, women, white people with and without college degrees, every age group, whites and nonwhites alike – agreed... Read more
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The Hill
Polls show tight races in Ohio, Pennsylvania and MichiganADVERTISEMENT Trump is doing better among independents in all three states, po
Polls show tight races in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
ADVERTISEMENT Trump is doing better among independents in all three states, pollsters found. He has a 17-point margin over Clinton among those voters in Ohio but has a much more narrow lead in Michigan and Pennsylvania. Both Clinton and Trump face... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive — Breitbart/Gravis Arizona Poll Shows Razor Thin Margin Between John McCain, Kelli Ward Heading into Electionfor the primary which started at the beginning of the month, and of those 780 l
Exclusive — Breitbart/Gravis Arizona Poll Shows Razor Thin Margin Between John McCain, Kelli Ward Heading into Election
Breitbart / Posted 7 hours ago
for the primary which started at the beginning of the month, and of those 780 likely GOP primary voters—which includes independents since in Arizona independents are allowed to vote in primaries—39 percent said they voted early while 61 percent... Read more
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CBS News
Poll: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump nationally by 7 pointspoll. More than three-quarters of Republicans back Trump, which is unchanged fr
Poll: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump nationally by 7 points
CBS News / Posted 7 hours ago
poll. More than three-quarters of Republicans back Trump, which is unchanged from a few weeks ago. Thirty-seven percent of independents support Clinton and 32 percent support Trump. In early August, Trump led Clinton among independents. Nearly a... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
The Underground History of the So-called Public Option (plus Underpants Gnomes)Obamacare with a single-payer system. That figure, amazingly, includes 41 perce
The Underground History of the So-called Public Option (plus Underpants Gnomes)
Naked Capitalism / Posted 7 hours ago
Obamacare with a single-payer system. That figure, amazingly, includes 41 percent of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents,” showing the combination of timidity and cognitive capture so characteristic of the Democrat establishment... Read more
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FOX News
Remember ObamaCare?WaPo-ABC poll, 62 percent of voters said Clinton was neither honest nor trustwo
Remember ObamaCare?
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
WaPo-ABC poll, 62 percent of voters said Clinton was neither honest nor trustworthy. (That number includes 69 percent of independents who say that Clinton isn’t honest or trustworthy.) Refusing to hold a news conference plays into that distrust —... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump Leading Independents In Ohio, Ties Hillary ClintonThe latest poll from Ohio shows that Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are tied
Trump Leading Independents In Ohio, Ties Hillary Clinton
Breitbart / Posted 9 hours ago
The latest poll from Ohio shows that Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are tied — with Trump leading big among independents. The poll, released by Emerson College, shows Clinton and Trump tied at forty-three percent in Ohio. Libertarian presidential... Read more
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Business Insider
POLL: Here's who voters want to see moderate the presidential debatesCNN colleague Wolf Blitzer was the fifth choice of respondents, garnering 16%.
POLL: Here's who voters want to see moderate the presidential debates
Business Insider / Posted 9 hours ago
CNN colleague Wolf Blitzer was the fifth choice of respondents, garnering 16%. Cooper was the favorite of Democrats and independents, with 40% and 41% backing him as their top choice, respectively. The leading choice of Republicans, as well as... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Maricopa County: More polling places on primary day should keep long voter lines at baylines of voters per site. That means there will be roughly one polling place f
Maricopa County: More polling places on primary day should keep long voter lines at bay
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 hours ago
lines of voters per site. That means there will be roughly one polling place for every 3,600 registered voters, including independents who are allowed to participate in the primary. In March, there was roughly one polling place for every 24,000... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Our View: Vote Giles (but Sinema is still going to win)Kyrsten Sinema. The 9th Congressional District in Maricopa County is almost ev
Our View: Vote Giles (but Sinema is still going to win)
The Arizona Republic / Posted 11 hours ago
Kyrsten Sinema. The 9th Congressional District in Maricopa County is almost evenly split among Republicans, Democrats and independents. It is one of the most competitive districts in the state. So why does the Arizona GOP insist on keeping it in... Read more
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Dundas Star News
John McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Donald TrumpTuesday. The political calculus is that he desperately needs Trump's voters to
John McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Donald Trump
Dundas Star News / Posted 11 hours ago
Tuesday. The political calculus is that he desperately needs Trump's voters to win the primary but he needs anti-Trump independents to win the general election. "I have no plans for that," McCain said at his campaign headquarters, adding that... Read more
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The Record
John McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Donald TrumpTuesday. The political calculus is that he desperately needs Trump's voters to
John McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Donald Trump
The Record / Posted 11 hours ago
Tuesday. The political calculus is that he desperately needs Trump's voters to win the primary but he needs anti-Trump independents to win the general election. "I have no plans for that," McCain said at his campaign headquarters, adding that... Read more
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Newsmax
Politico: Undecided Young Voters May Be Key to Election Resultsin July, this bloc of voters has the potential to make the difference on electi
Politico: Undecided Young Voters May Be Key to Election Results
Newsmax / Posted 11 hours ago
in July, this bloc of voters has the potential to make the difference on election day. Most of the undecideds are independents, which is not unusual, but what does make this election cycle out of the ordinary is the overwhelmingly negative... Read more
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dna
Australia: After election setback, Malcolm Turnbull faces tooth and nail fight in Parliamentin which he took a beating. Turnbull called early polls to break a deadlock in
Australia: After election setback, Malcolm Turnbull faces tooth and nail fight in Parliament
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
in which he took a beating. Turnbull called early polls to break a deadlock in the upper house Senate, where a handful of independents blocked the government's agenda of corporate tax cuts and workplace reforms for more than two years. But the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Pushing for a Voice at the Presidential Debatesdebates would be monumental for these candidates. It would represent “perhaps t
Pushing for a Voice at the Presidential Debates
The Atlantic / Posted 12 hours ago
debates would be monumental for these candidates. It would represent “perhaps the first and only time that third parties or Independents [would] really have a national stage,” George Washington University political scientist John Sides told me in an... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Proposed anti-gang laws look to restrict offenders following convictionsPalaszczuk will address MPs about the changes in Parliament on Tuesday. "There
Proposed anti-gang laws look to restrict offenders following convictions
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
Palaszczuk will address MPs about the changes in Parliament on Tuesday. "There's going to be extensive consultations with independents and the crossbenchers. And I'm sure, I'm very confident, we have these laws right," she said. Opposition Leader... Read more
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News.com.au
Giles still trails Labor in NT vote countSaturday night's poll, and the contest is tight in six seats that are yet to be
Giles still trails Labor in NT vote count
News.com.au / Posted 16 hours ago
Saturday night's poll, and the contest is tight in six seats that are yet to be called. Currently Labor holds 16 seats, independents have three and the Country Liberal Party has only confirmed one seat, an astonishing fall from a 16-seat win in... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryprimary, voters who cast ballots in person must do so at their assigned precinc
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
primary, voters who cast ballots in person must do so at their assigned precinct. Also unlike the presidential primary, independents are allowed to request either a Republican, Democratic or Green Party ballot at the polls. Only the Libertarian... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryprimary, voters who cast ballots in person must do so at their assigned precinc
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 hours ago
primary, voters who cast ballots in person must do so at their assigned precinct. Also unlike the presidential primary, independents are allowed to request either a Republican, Democratic or Green Party ballot at the polls. Only the Libertarian... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryprimary, voters who cast ballots in person must do so at their assigned precinc
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 hours ago
primary, voters who cast ballots in person must do so at their assigned precinct. Also unlike the presidential primary, independents are allowed to request either a Republican, Democratic or Green Party ballot at the polls. Only the Libertarian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia's Turnbull faces tough parliament after election setbackin which he took a beating. Turnbull called early polls to break a deadlock in
Australia's Turnbull faces tough parliament after election setback
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
in which he took a beating. Turnbull called early polls to break a deadlock in the upper house Senate, where a handful of independents blocked the government's agenda of corporate tax cuts and workplace reforms for more than two years. But the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Junior Minister calls for 10-year limit for TDs in officelocal government before running for the Dáil. He said that it was noticeable i
Junior Minister calls for 10-year limit for TDs in office
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
local government before running for the Dáil. He said that it was noticeable in government negotiation talks between the Independents and Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil that he was more experienced than some of those who had previously sat around... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Araluen2001 by former CLP government Minister Eric Poole. On his retirement, the seat
Araluen
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
2001 by former CLP government Minister Eric Poole. On his retirement, the seat came under challenge from two high profile Independents before being narrowly won by new CLP candidate Jodeen Carney. Carney increased her vote substantially in 2005,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Disunity is death? The demise of the CLP government in the NTBraitling, for example, Giles led the Labor candidate by about 450 votes on fir
Disunity is death? The demise of the CLP government in the NT
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
Braitling, for example, Giles led the Labor candidate by about 450 votes on first preferences. He was faced with four independents, three unsympathetic to the CLP, plus the Greens. In a conventional election he would lose the seat on... Read more
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News.com.au
Budget fix top of Turnbull parliament listSharkie and the Greens' Adam Bandt. The Senate crossbench comprises four One N
Budget fix top of Turnbull parliament list
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
Sharkie and the Greens' Adam Bandt. The Senate crossbench comprises four One Nation senators, three from the Nick Xenophon Team, plus independents Derryn Hinch and Jacqui Lambie, Family First's Bob Day and the Liberal Democrats' David Leyo... Read more
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New York Post
GOP wins approval for ‘Stop de Blasio’ line on election ballotBlasio.” But a prominent Republican activist told The Post, “There are a lot o
GOP wins approval for ‘Stop de Blasio’ line on election ballot
New York Post / Posted 19 hours ago
Blasio.” But a prominent Republican activist told The Post, “There are a lot of Republicans, not to mention Democrats and independents, who won’t vote for someone on the same line as Trump, so this is a smart move to give them an... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT Liberals bow to pressure and promise an ICACbody in the next term of government but have also not detailed a precise model.
ACT Liberals bow to pressure and promise an ICAC
Canberra Times / Posted 21 hours ago
body in the next term of government but have also not detailed a precise model. Most if not all of the minor parties and independents are also calling for an ICAC. Labor does not support the move. But Mr Hanson rejected the suggestion that he... Read more
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The Washington Times
John McCain, Marco Rubio walking tightrope with Donald Trump atop GOP ticketfrom Trump and continually makes — through body language, circumambulations and
John McCain, Marco Rubio walking tightrope with Donald Trump atop GOP ticket
The Washington Times / Posted 22 hours ago
from Trump and continually makes — through body language, circumambulations and otherwise — makes it obviously apparent to independents, moderate Democrats and sane Republicans that he finds Trump distasteful,” said Mac Stipanovich, a Republican... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Candidates have a sayviability for the council and the impact that may have on expenditure programs
Candidates have a say
Kiama Independent / Posted 23 hours ago
viability for the council and the impact that may have on expenditure programs from time to time. Mark Way, Kiama Independents. Our Kiama Municipality’s Independents team will continue with council’s initiatives to minimise impacts on... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Call for 10-year limit on TD term in officelocal government before running for the Dáil. He said that it was noticeable i
Call for 10-year limit on TD term in office
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 hours ago
local government before running for the Dáil. He said that it was noticeable in government negotiation talks between the Independents and Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil that he was more experienced than some of those who had previously sat around... Read more
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Breitbart
Breitbart/Gravis Poll: Majority Thinks CNN Not Objectiveasked if CNN gives objective news and analysis; just 10.8 percent of Republican
Breitbart/Gravis Poll: Majority Thinks CNN Not Objective
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
asked if CNN gives objective news and analysis; just 10.8 percent of Republicans said “yes” and 13.4 percent were “unsure.” Independents are also deeply wary of CNN, as more than half—55.3 percent—said “no” when asked if CNN provides them with... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
City Vision endorses Phil Goff for MayorCity Vision 28 August 2016City Vision, the coalition of Labour, Green and commu
City Vision endorses Phil Goff for Mayor
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
City Vision 28 August 2016City Vision, the coalition of Labour, Green and community independents supporting progressive candidates for Auckland Council, confirmed today its endorsement of Phil Goff for Mayor... Read more
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The News-Herald
2016 area rostersSr., RH Reserves: Erynn Daubenmire, Sr., MH, Mya Matriano, So., DS, Jessica Sc
2016 area rosters
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
Sr., RH Reserves: Erynn Daubenmire, Sr., MH, Mya Matriano, So., DS, Jessica Schwartz, Sr., OH, Jessie Ceboll, So., MH INDEPENDENTS/OTHERS Andrews Osborne Coach: Julie Lewis, seventh year Last year: 11-3, 2nd in LEC Starters: Ana Cvetkociv,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Donald Trump has a massive Catholic problemin the United States (25 percent in 2012 exit polls) and are about as big a vot
Donald Trump has a massive Catholic problem
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
in the United States (25 percent in 2012 exit polls) and are about as big a voting bloc as non-whites (28 percent) and independents (29 percent). While we often look at how Trump is doing worse than Romney among Hispanics, we're really talking... Read more
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FOX News
Rivals Hamas, Fatah gear up for first election since 2006areas of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The Oct. 8 ballot might not allow eit
Rivals Hamas, Fatah gear up for first election since 2006
FOX News / Posted yesterday
areas of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The Oct. 8 ballot might not allow either side to proclaim victory. Popular independents are part of the candidate mix, tribal loyalties often trump factional allegiances at the local level and Hamas... Read more
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The Hill
67 percent think illegal immigrants more likely to commit serious crimePew reported. The survey of 2,010 adults was conducted Aug. 9–16. Forty-one p
67 percent think illegal immigrants more likely to commit serious crime
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Pew reported. The survey of 2,010 adults was conducted Aug. 9–16. Forty-one percent of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents said better border security and stronger law enforcement are more important, but 45 percent said the issue... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Rivals Hamas, Fatah gear up for first election since 2006areas of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The Oct. 8 ballot might not allow eit
Rivals Hamas, Fatah gear up for first election since 2006
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
areas of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The Oct. 8 ballot might not allow either side to proclaim victory. Popular independents are part of the candidate mix, tribal loyalties often trump factional allegiances at the local level and Hamas... Read more
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Salon.com
Rivals Hamas, Fatah gear up for first election since 2006areas of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The Oct. 8 ballot might not allow eit
Rivals Hamas, Fatah gear up for first election since 2006
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
areas of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The Oct. 8 ballot might not allow either side to proclaim victory. Popular independents are part of the candidate mix, tribal loyalties often trump factional allegiances at the local level and Hamas... Read more
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The Hindu
Support from Sanders boosts Indian-American’s campaignof the District is a thing of the past and things are turning in his favour. “O
Support from Sanders boosts Indian-American’s campaign
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
of the District is a thing of the past and things are turning in his favour. “Our message is attracting lot many people, independents and Republicans included. My opponent represents what is wrong with the politics today and people want him to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Constituents crowd Bethlehem church over redistricting reformposition which she's occupied for the last 22 years. The state senator advocat
Constituents crowd Bethlehem church over redistricting reform
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
position which she's occupied for the last 22 years. The state senator advocates "shaking up the system" by allowing independents to vote in Pennsylvania's primaries which is currently disallowed. She said this change would have "the... Read more
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Breitbart
Morning Consult Poll: Clinton Lead Drops From 9 Pts To 3 In Just THREE Weekstrails Clinton among women voters — 44 percent to 35 percent — with 21 percent
Morning Consult Poll: Clinton Lead Drops From 9 Pts To 3 In Just THREE Weeks
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
trails Clinton among women voters — 44 percent to 35 percent — with 21 percent saying they don’t know or have no opinion. Independents remain stubbornly divided in three camps: 35 percent say they will vote for Clinton; 34 percent prefer Trump;... Read more
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Fortune
Profit at China's Sinopec slumps 21.6% in first halfmore than a dozen independent refineries were allowed to import crude oil for t
Profit at China's Sinopec slumps 21.6% in first half
Fortune / Posted yesterday
more than a dozen independent refineries were allowed to import crude oil for the first time since late 2015. As these independents boosted refinery throughput, state majors came under pressure to reduce operations. Sinopec said its first-half... Read more
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The Jewish Press
205 Experts Polled: Hamas, PLO Likely to Split October Municipal Electionsand in the Gaza Strip. The two parties will likely share about two-thirds of th
205 Experts Polled: Hamas, PLO Likely to Split October Municipal Elections
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
and in the Gaza Strip. The two parties will likely share about two-thirds of the seats with, the remainder split among independents and leftwing parties. Following are the questions and responses as reported by AWRAD: 1. In your opinion, how... Read more
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The Hill
Trump media feud moves from Megyn Kelly to ‘Morning Joe’shows. “There simply are not enough voters within that category to get him int
Trump media feud moves from Megyn Kelly to ‘Morning Joe’
The Hill / Posted yesterday
shows. “There simply are not enough voters within that category to get him into the Oval Office,” says Witter. “He needs independents and disaffected Democrats to build his numbers.” While Trump battled with members of the media during the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Fredric Jameson's War Machinethe racists, the Republicans, the liberal humanitarian warriors, the Democrats,
Fredric Jameson's War Machine
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
the racists, the Republicans, the liberal humanitarian warriors, the Democrats, and the masses of political "independents" who find any talk of dismantling the U.S. military scandalous. Fredric Jameson is an otherwise leftist... Read more
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