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All posts tagged "elections"

  • Wisconsin First State to Start Presidential Election Recount

    MADISON, Wis. — The first candidate-driven statewide recount of a presidential election in 16 years began Thursday in Wisconsin, a state that Donald Trump won by less than a percentage point over Hillary Clinton after polls long...

    • Posted December 1, 2016
  • After Electoral Defeat, Everything for PDP is up in the Air

    The Popular Democratic Party’s (PDP) electoral defeat on Nov. 8 forces it to engage in profound reflection regarding its political pertinence and the leaders who could steer the party through the process. The PDP’s Governing Board celebrates...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
  • What money experts are telling clients after the election

    No outcome is ever truly assured, as everyone in America now knows. We can’t predict what our new president will do, or Congress, or the economy or the markets. All that uncertainty, though, means it’s a good...

    • Posted November 10, 2016
  • US stock market notches biggest gain in 8 months; oil rises

    The U.S. stock market rebounded from a nine-day losing streak Monday, posting its biggest gain in eight months and driving the Dow Jones industrial average up more than 370 points. Financial stocks led the broad market rally,...

    • Posted November 7, 2016
  • Nicaraguan officials say president wins 3rd consecutive term

    MANAGUA, Nicaragua — President Daniel Ortega overwhelmingly won re-election to a third consecutive term as Nicaragua’s leader, according to results early Monday, even as the opposition called the voting a farce. With about two-thirds of ballots counted in...

    • Posted November 7, 2016
  • Forget the TV: How to follow Election Day online

    NEW YORK — TVs are so last century. News outlets are using Facebook Live, Snapchat, YouTube and other tools to offer live coverage of Election Day in ways not possible four years ago. It’s a fitting close...

    • Posted November 7, 2016
  • Trump, GOP paying consultant dogged by voter fraud charges

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s campaign and the Republican National Committee have paid at least $1.8 million to a political operative whose roster of companies include several that have been repeatedly investigated for voter registration fraud, even as...

    • Posted November 7, 2016
  • Democrats across nation sue GOP alleging voter intimidation

    NEWARK, N.J. – Lawyers for Democrats around the country are filing lawsuits claiming Republicans and the campaign of GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump are pushing supporters to intimidate and confront voters on Election Day. Trump has called...

    • Posted November 4, 2016
  • Hacked emails show Clinton campaign communicated with State

    WASHINGTON – A State Department official appeared to coordinate with Hillary Clinton’s nascent presidential campaign hours before the former secretary of state’s exclusive use of private emails was first detailed in a news account last year, newly...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
  • Fed leaves key rate unchanged but hints at upcoming hike

    WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged Wednesday, six days before Americans choose a new president, but hinted again that it would likely raise rates soon. The Fed said that the case for a rate...

    • Posted November 2, 2016