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NBC News
Meet the Press - May 1, 2016we did a long and extensive search to narrow down the right VP nominee, it's pe
Meet the Press - May 1, 2016
NBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
we did a long and extensive search to narrow down the right VP nominee, it's perhaps the most serious and solemn decision a presidential candidate makes, but-- but it ended up being a very easy choice. Because I wanted someone who had the knowledge... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Saving the Land of Promisehomeland, Lanao del Sur, is the poorest province in the country, as reported in
Saving the Land of Promise
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
homeland, Lanao del Sur, is the poorest province in the country, as reported in recent years by the National Anti-Poverty Commission. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) says that 11 of 20 poorest provinces in the country are in Mindanao... Read more
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Asian journal
Is Duterte unstoppable, or will Binay or Roxas spring a surprise?of those who pay for their services, saying it is all “confidential.” Thus the
Is Duterte unstoppable, or will Binay or Roxas spring a surprise?
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
of those who pay for their services, saying it is all “confidential.” Thus the sponsors do not have to report to the Commission on Elections the enormous sums they pay for these surveys as part of their election expenses; the fraudsters do... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park Now OpenCourt to Consider Case Related to RedistrictingState High Court to Consider Cas
Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park Now Open
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
Court to Consider Case Related to RedistrictingState High Court to Consider Case Related to Redistricting The Virginia Supreme Court will consider whether current and former state senators need to provide records related to a redistricting... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Environmental Activists Celebrate Arbor Day in CharlottesvilleCourt to Consider Case Related to RedistrictingState High Court to Consider Cas
Environmental Activists Celebrate Arbor Day in Charlottesville
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
Court to Consider Case Related to RedistrictingState High Court to Consider Case Related to Redistricting The Virginia Supreme Court will consider whether current and former state senators need to provide records related to a redistricting... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Roxas lawyer goes to DuterteFORMER defense secretary Avelino Cruz, who was earlier associated with the camp
Roxas lawyer goes to Duterte
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
FORMER defense secretary Avelino Cruz, who was earlier associated with the camp of Liberal Party presidential candidate Mar Roxas, has jumped ship and led a group of lawyers in declaring their support for the presidential bid of Davao Mayor Rodrigo... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte biggest ad spenderWITH 10 days remaining before the elections, leading presidential candidate Rod
Duterte biggest ad spender
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
WITH 10 days remaining before the elections, leading presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte, who claims to be a “poor man,” turned out to be one of the biggest spenders on political ads, shelling out P408.67 million next to closest rival Senator... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pro-Duterte senatorial bet calls Trillanes ‘lying coward’Rodrigo Duterte’s challenge to Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV to execute an affidavi
Pro-Duterte senatorial bet calls Trillanes ‘lying coward’
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte’s challenge to Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV to execute an affidavit on his allegations that the PDP-Laban presidential hopeful has undeclared bank accounts, senatorial aspirant Sandra Cam launched a counterattack, calling the solon... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
What is the North Korea Workers' Party congress?this event matter? What is the party congress? According to the party's own b
What is the North Korea Workers' Party congress?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
this event matter? What is the party congress? According to the party's own bylaws, the party congress is "the party's supreme organ" which means this political gathering is the highest authority of the most powerful institution in North... Read more
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The Manila Times
Is Duterte unstoppable, or will Binay or Roxas spring a surprise?of those who pay for their services, saying it is all “confidential.” Thus the
Is Duterte unstoppable, or will Binay or Roxas spring a surprise?
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
of those who pay for their services, saying it is all “confidential.” Thus the sponsors do not have to report to the Commission on Elections the enormous sums they pay for these surveys as part of their election expenses; the fraudsters do... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
EC implements 27 reforms for better electionsPolitics of Wednesday, 27 April 2016 The Electoral Commission, Ghana (EC) has
EC implements 27 reforms for better elections
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 days ago
Politics of Wednesday, 27 April 2016 The Electoral Commission, Ghana (EC) has begun the implementation of a series of reforms aimed at improving the transparency, inclusiveness and credibility of the upcoming Presidential and Parliamentary... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NewsLab Specials: Why the hate for pre-election surveys?with Sen. Grace Poe, a thankful Vice President Jejomar Binay addressed Filipino
NewsLab Specials: Why the hate for pre-election surveys?
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
with Sen. Grace Poe, a thankful Vice President Jejomar Binay addressed Filipinos following the results of the Pulse Asia presidential preference survey that time. “Patuloy akong nagpapaabot ng pasasalamat sa ating mga kababayan at ito ay hindi... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hacking: A threat to our electoral processof this article, which should be of great interest to our readers. Could hacke
Hacking: A threat to our electoral process
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
of this article, which should be of great interest to our readers. Could hackers swing a US election? “With the 2016 presidential race already well underway, it’s time for us to take cyber threats to our electoral process much more seriously.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
A need for unity and healingam sure all the recrimination and stink during this campaign period will contin
A need for unity and healing
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
am sure all the recrimination and stink during this campaign period will continue after May 9. Along with charges of fraud, presidential and vice presidential candidates will continue what they have been saying against this or that candidate. In... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Getting elected does not guarantee an elective seatfor victory, the day is when the “actual counting” takes place. That is, the co
Getting elected does not guarantee an elective seat
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
for victory, the day is when the “actual counting” takes place. That is, the counting of campaign expenses to satisfy a Commission on Elections (Comelec) ruling to file a statement of contributions and expenditures. And any miscount in one’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lessons Learnt From Last Year's General ElectionDar es Salaam — Some civic rights have to be incorporated in the Constitution f
Lessons Learnt From Last Year's General Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Dar es Salaam — Some civic rights have to be incorporated in the Constitution for the country's supreme law to guarantee democratic elections in the future, last year's General Election observers have recommended. Among the main changes Tanzania... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC asked to suspend polls after Comelec data breachA petition was filed with the Supreme Court on Wednesday to suspend or postpone
SC asked to suspend polls after Comelec data breach
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
A petition was filed with the Supreme Court on Wednesday to suspend or postpone the elections following the breach of data of over 50 million voters. People’s Freedom Party through its founder Justino Arandia Padiernos said if the Commission on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cord Calls Countrywide Protests Over IEBCThe Opposition Cord on Tuesday called for countrywide protests from next week i
Cord Calls Countrywide Protests Over IEBC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Opposition Cord on Tuesday called for countrywide protests from next week in its bid to eject electoral agency commissioners from office. Cord leader Raila Odinga and his co-principals vowed to lead a march to occupy the headquarters of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Election 2016: Agenda of the Nueva Ecija govpeople’s concerns that should be high on the agenda of candidates for represent
Election 2016: Agenda of the Nueva Ecija gov
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
people’s concerns that should be high on the agenda of candidates for representative, governor or mayor in the May 9 elections. The series should help voters in the provinces choose their leaders wisely. In line with our “ThINQ.Vote.”... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Popularity versus money machineat the local level which spell the difference between winning and losing. That’
Popularity versus money machine
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
at the local level which spell the difference between winning and losing. That’s why they say that in the Philippines, all elections are local. The way I see it, it’s a choice between an American—an amateur who thinks that the presidency is an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cord's Attempt to Force Out IEBC Failsfor Reforms and Democracy leaders and supporters failed to stage a sit-in at th
Cord's Attempt to Force Out IEBC Fails
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
for Reforms and Democracy leaders and supporters failed to stage a sit-in at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission offices in Anniversary Towers after being tear-gassed by anti-riot police. The Opposition had resolved on... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Pay attention to your ballotwhich is critical in understanding the ballot you will see. It is very importan
Pay attention to your ballot
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
which is critical in understanding the ballot you will see. It is very important to understand that your vote for a presidential candidate is less important than your vote for delegates to the Convention. For over 150 years, the Republican... Read more
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Rappler
Marcos still leads vice presidential race – Pulse Asia16-20, 2016. File photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Senator F
Marcos still leads vice presidential race – Pulse Asia
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
16-20, 2016. File photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr led other vice presidential candidates in the latest survey of Pulse Asia Research, Incorporated released on Tuesday, April 26. Voter... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Clinton Task Force Breaks Barriers To Defend Her DonorsA super political action committee, Correct The Record, which has direct ties w
Clinton Task Force Breaks Barriers To Defend Her Donors
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
A super political action committee, Correct The Record, which has direct ties with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign, launched a "digital task force" to push out "positive content" and respond to "negative attacks" and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kenyan police fire tear gas as opposition marches on electoral bodytear gas into a crowd of opposition leaders and their supporters as they marche
Kenyan police fire tear gas as opposition marches on electoral body
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
tear gas into a crowd of opposition leaders and their supporters as they marched on the office of the country's electoral commission to demand it disband before next year's election. Several protesters were arrested and at least two policemen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Religious Leaders Call for Dialogue in Cord-IEBC Standoffthe government and the opposition to end the raging debate on the disbandment o
Religious Leaders Call for Dialogue in Cord-IEBC Standoff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the government and the opposition to end the raging debate on the disbandment of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). Isiolo National Council of Churches of Kenya (NCCK) chairman Stephen Kalunyu and interfaith based... Read more
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Inquirier.net
ER Ejercito’s son seeks printing of new ballots for LagunaTHE son of ousted Laguna Governor Emilio Ramon “ER” Ejercito on Monday asked th
ER Ejercito’s son seeks printing of new ballots for Laguna
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
THE son of ousted Laguna Governor Emilio Ramon “ER” Ejercito on Monday asked the Supreme Court to compel the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to print new ballots for his province. In his urgent manifestation and motion, Jorge Antonio Genaro... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Going By Local Media in Uganda, Governance Is in Shamblesd'état, rebellions, rioting and invasion of the country emanate mostly from gov
Going By Local Media in Uganda, Governance Is in Shambles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
d'état, rebellions, rioting and invasion of the country emanate mostly from government leaders and sources. Just before the Supreme Court gave its decision on the Amama Mbabazi petition, police boss Gen Kale Kayihura was reported to have said... Read more
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The Manila Times
The Church and the military must save the countryand there can be no legitimate and credible election without it. I refer to th
The Church and the military must save the country
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
and there can be no legitimate and credible election without it. I refer to the official voters’ list in the hands of the Commission on Elections. Attacked by hackers, the list proved to have been padded by the Comelec from a total of 54.3 million... Read more
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Pilipino Star
People’s vote vs. rule of lawIt’s not only shaping up to be a presidential election with the most unpredicta
People’s vote vs. rule of law
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
It’s not only shaping up to be a presidential election with the most unpredictable outcome. It can technically yield the strangest result. I am not merely referring to the technical possibility of the president being disqualified but the vice... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guideto 8 p.m. This Voters Guide may be taken into the voting booth. For election
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guide
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
to 8 p.m. This Voters Guide may be taken into the voting booth. For election information, contact your county Board of Elections or visit www.Votes PA.com. The League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Information Center also provides... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Aquino blames rally organizers for KidapawanPresident Aquino said. “They did this to exploit the people.” Who is responsib
Aquino blames rally organizers for Kidapawan
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
President Aquino said. “They did this to exploit the people.” Who is responsible? Bayan Muna members picket the Commission on Elections office in Intramuros, Manila to demand accountability for the hacking of the poll body’s database of... Read more
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The Hill
A campaign finance reform plan that really levels the playing fieldIn the aftermath of the January 2010 landmark Supreme Court decision Citizens U
A campaign finance reform plan that really levels the playing field
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
In the aftermath of the January 2010 landmark Supreme Court decision Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, and the rise of "super-PACs" on both sides of the aisle and the dangerous effects it has on parties, candidates and election... Read more
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Inquirier.net
David not giving up on case vs PoeRizalito David. SCREENGRAB FROM INQUIRER.net VIDEO Disqualified presidential a
David not giving up on case vs Poe
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Rizalito David. SCREENGRAB FROM INQUIRER.net VIDEO Disqualified presidential aspirant Rizalito David on Friday asked the Supreme Court to push through with the oral argument on his petition questioning the decision of the Senate Electoral Tribunal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Commission hears diverse views on Elected Presidency in second public hearingSINGAPORE: De-politicising the campaigning process for the Presidential Electio
Commission hears diverse views on Elected Presidency in second public hearing
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: De-politicising the campaigning process for the Presidential Election, appointing the President from the Council of Presidential Advisers (CPA), and a “GRC-type” election to ensure sufficient minority representation – these were some... Read more
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Inquirier.net
There’s still time to pass bills on 4Ps, coco levy—Rectosaid. “There is still time to pass the two bills before the curtains fall on t
There’s still time to pass bills on 4Ps, coco levy—Recto
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
said. “There is still time to pass the two bills before the curtains fall on this Congress. And all the actors in the presidential and VP race are either members of the Senate or the House, or have kin in the Senate, or have a senator as... Read more
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Raw Story
American elections ranked worst among Western democracies — here’s whyThe world is currently transfixed by the spectacle of American elections. From
American elections ranked worst among Western democracies — here’s why
Raw Story / Posted 9 days ago
The world is currently transfixed by the spectacle of American elections. From New York, London and Paris to Beijing, Moscow, and Sydney there is endless heated debate in the news media and across dinner tables about the factors fueling the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie's pick for state Supreme Court gets Senate panel's OKGovernor Christie’s nominee for the last vacant seat on the New Jersey Supreme
Christie's pick for state Supreme Court gets Senate panel's OK
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
Governor Christie’s nominee for the last vacant seat on the New Jersey Supreme Court won unanimous approval from a key Senate committee Thursday, three days after his nomination was filed. The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 13-0 to approve Walter... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Where’s P7.6-b coco levy fund?’Efren Villaseñor said his group, representing about 2.8-million coconut farmers
‘Where’s P7.6-b coco levy fund?’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
Efren Villaseñor said his group, representing about 2.8-million coconut farmers, learned recently that the Palace and the Presidential Commission on Good Government withdrew the P7.6 billion cash component of the coco levy fund last year from UCBP... Read more
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The Manila Times
More groups back Poetheir “unconditional and unwavering” support for the tandem including candidate
More groups back Poe
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
their “unconditional and unwavering” support for the tandem including candidates who are running under the party of other presidential bets. Incumbent and independent candidates from various political groups led by Aksyon Demokratiko, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sereno: SC quick in resolving poll casesBAGUIO CITY, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has so far been efficient in
Sereno: SC quick in resolving poll cases
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has so far been efficient in resolving cases related to the May elections, Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno said yesterday. Speaking to reporters, Sereno said the high court has done its part in the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Can we call off the May 9 elections?April 21, 2016 11:54 pm More nervous As May 9 draws near, we find ourselves mo
Can we call off the May 9 elections?
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
April 21, 2016 11:54 pm More nervous As May 9 draws near, we find ourselves more and more nervous about the viability of the elections. What we are hearing officially from the Commission on Elections, its... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chief Justice Sereno: SC did its part in election prepthe media during the Training in Court coverage held in Baguio City. TETCH TORR
Chief Justice Sereno: SC did its part in election prep
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
the media during the Training in Court coverage held in Baguio City. TETCH TORRES-TUPAS/INQUIRER.net BAGUIO City—The Supreme Court has done its part in preparation for the upcoming May 9 elections by expeditiously resolving cases that will... Read more
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Rappler
OFWs can campaign outside embassies – ComelecCAMPAIGN RULES. Comelec Commissioner Arthur Lim says the poll body can't ban ca
OFWs can campaign outside embassies – Comelec
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
CAMPAIGN RULES. Comelec Commissioner Arthur Lim says the poll body can't ban campaigning overseas except in Philippine embassies. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) can continue campaigning in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PET seen to junk Mar’s 2010 protest vs BinayParty standard bearer Manuel Roxas II has lost his election protest against Vic
PET seen to junk Mar’s 2010 protest vs Binay
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
Party standard bearer Manuel Roxas II has lost his election protest against Vice President Jejomar Binay in their 2010 vice presidential contest. An insider said the Supreme Court (SC), which sits as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Supreme Court Proved NRM Are Good Thieves - Bishop ZacMuseveni to manipulate them using state resources. Now, Niringiye discusses Dr
Supreme Court Proved NRM Are Good Thieves - Bishop Zac
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Museveni to manipulate them using state resources. Now, Niringiye discusses Dr Kizza Besigye and Uganda after the 2016 elections. Looking back on what happened in the TDA process and thereafter, [FDC presidential flag bearer] Dr Besigye was... Read more
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Rappler
Venezuela opposition seeks Maduro's ousterIn this file photo, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting
Venezuela opposition seeks Maduro's ouster
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
In this file photo, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with a special commission by the UN in Caracas, Venezuela, March 15, 2016. Miguel Gutierrez/EPA CARACAS, Venezuela – Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Past Election Data Predicted High Independent Voter Turnout In March ElectionCommittee hearing on March 28, 2016. March 22, when Maricopa County voters had
Past Election Data Predicted High Independent Voter Turnout In March Election
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 11 days ago
Committee hearing on March 28, 2016. March 22, when Maricopa County voters had to wait in line for hours to vote in the presidential preference election at just 60 voting centers, Maricopa County Recorder’s Office staff said they were surprised... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC junks 2nd plea vs Grace Poe rulingINQUIRER FILE PHOTO / RICHARD A. REYES BAGUIO CITY—The Supreme Court (SC) has
SC junks 2nd plea vs Grace Poe ruling
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / RICHARD A. REYES BAGUIO CITY—The Supreme Court (SC) has dismissed the second bid to overturn its ruling allowing Sen. Grace Poe to run for President, saying the plea lacks merit and is prohibited under court rules. In its last... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The rape of democracyof government has four key elements: 1. A political system for choosing and re
The rape of democracy
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
of government has four key elements: 1. A political system for choosing and replacing the government through free and fair elections; 2. The active participation of the people, as citizens, in politics and civic life; 3. Protection of the human... Read more
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