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Two Iowas? Candidates for Governor Try to Claim Both

New York Times - 18 Oct 2018
“If you're the governor in Iowa, you're the C.E.O. of the state,” he said in a recent interview. When the incumbent, Kim Reynolds, talks, she spreads her arms wide and sometimes speaks so quickly she sounds like a state fair auctioneer. A Republican, Ms.
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Trump Hits the Panic Button

The Atlantic - 19 Oct 2018
Having struggled to assist a longtime U.S. ally (and, for Trump, a valued source of business) in tamping down the outrage over the reported torture and dismemberment of a journalist for criticism of a repressive government, the president of the United ...
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Facebook 'delighted' by war room response to Brazil election

The Straits Times - 19 Oct 2018
SAN FRANCISCO (BLOOMBERG) - As polls closed in Brazil on Oct 7, Facebook data scientists, engineers and policy experts gathered in a new space in the company's Menlo Park, California, headquarters called the War Room. As they monitored trends on ...
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Michigan Republicans push 'popular vote' bills after trip to Hawaii

Bridge Michigan - 30 Sep 2018
National Popular Vote is urging states to join forces in a compact that would give each state's Electoral College votes to whichever presidential candidate wins the national popular vote, even if that state's popular vote went to another candidate. It ...
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Could Maine's new ranked-choice voting change American elections?

The Boston Globe - 17 Oct 2018
Since none of the five beers wins a majority of votes in the first tally, Bailey, the campaign manager for the Committee for Ranked Choice Voting, eliminates the lowest vote getter, the ESB. But those ballots aren't tossed away — each voter could rank ...
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Military worship hurts US democracy

Brookings Institution (blog) - 24 Sep 2018
The gap in civilian and military experiences in the United States over the 17 years since 9/11 has led to persuasive, persistent, and unrealistic myths that have eroded faith in civilian leadership of defense policy. Among these myths are the superior ...
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The Latest: Haley departure raises question about Trump team

Daily Journal - 09 Oct 2018
WASHINGTON — The Latest on the resignation of U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley (all times local):. 6:35 p.m.. U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley's abrupt announcement that she is resigning has raised fresh questions about President Donald Trump's team.
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Democrats are starting to angle for 2020, even if they deny it

Washington Post - 14 May 2018
Long before the sound of the starting gun, dozens of potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have already hit the road to workshop their vision, experiment with catchphrases and test policy ideas. Many deny any presidential aspirations, but ...
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The top 15 Democratic presidential candidates for 2020, ranked

Washington Post - 06 Jul 2018
As soon as the 2018 midterm election is in the books — win or lose — you'll probably see a handful of the dozens of prospective candidates making moves or even launching campaigns to challenge President Trump. So as we do every quarter, we're ...
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The top 15 Democratic presidential hopefuls for 2020, ranked

Washington Post - 23 Mar 2018
But if anything, it shows the premium on being as anti-Trump as possible in the 2020 Democratic primary — so much so that a respected former vice president decided this was how he needed to make a name for himself. Biden apparently didn't get ...
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21 Top Democratic Presidential Candidates for 2020

Kiplinger's Personal Finance - 14 Aug 2018
We'll be ranking the top 21 contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination, updating our list after the 2018 midterm elections in November and as primary season ramps up in 2019. For now, only three potential candidates stand out enough to rank.

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