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Article II, Section 1, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution, alo...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
Article II, Section 1, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution, along with the Twelfth and Twentieth Amendments govern the election of the U.S. President. The procedure is also regulated by federal and state laws. Under federal Law, the presidential electors (the members of the Electoral College) must be "appointed, in each state, on the Tuesday next after the first Monday in November, in every fourth year". Thus, all states appoint their electors on the same date, in November, once every four years. How
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Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

ABC News - 17 Sep 2018
Mexico's president-elect kicked off a nationwide tour Sunday with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf who will coordinate a civilian brigade in lieu of the Mexican equivalent of the U.S. Secret Service. Andres Manuel ...
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Letter: Elect president by popular vote only

Albany Times Union - 20 Sep 2018
The Electoral College was mainly formed as a check on the presidential election. As Alexander Hamilton writes in "The Federalist Papers," the Constitution is designed to ensure "that the office of President will never fall to the lot of any man who is ...
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Labor bus road bump

Politico - 21 Sep 2018
“The president has complained loudly and regularly throughout his first two years in office about the government appropriation process,” writes POLITICO'S Hugh T. Ferguson. “He has urged Congress to reinstate a line-item veto that would allow him to ...
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Mexico president-elect hails passage of public sector pay cuts

Reuters - 14 Sep 2018
Driven by Lopez Obrador's leftist National Regeneration Movement (MORENA), the lower house of Congress late on Thursday passed a law that will cap all salaries for officials at the president's wage or below. Lopez Obrador, who takes office on Dec. 1 ...
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Democratic Women Fear America Isn't Ready for a Woman President

New York Magazine - 20 Sep 2018
A massive new Pew study of “the state of gender and leadership and obstacles for women” asked if “Americans not being ready to elect a woman to higher office is a major reason why there are fewer women and men in these positions.” The gender ...
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Investors Look Past Trade War Amid Risk-On Sentiment: EM Review

Bloomberg - 21 Sep 2018
The Chinese yuan had its first weekly gain this month as Premier Li Keqiang said the country won't devalue its currency in order to make its exports more competitive amid trade tension with the U.S.; U.S. President Donald Trump continued to hit out at ...
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AMLO Impacts Energy Markets Even Before Taking Office

Forbes - 27 Aug 2018
Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) is already impacting his country's oil and gas industry - and international entities interested in participating in it - more than three months prior to taking office on December 1. The Wall ...
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Deadly Flooding, Brexit Talks, Kavanaugh Ire: Political Focus

Bloomberg - 21 Sep 2018
Demonstrators stand outside the Capitol Hill office of Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley to protest against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Grassley and other Republicans must decide whether to wait to hear from the woman who accuses ...
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Russia's Putin to Plan Meeting With Mexico's President-Elect: Tass

U.S. News & World Report - 12 Sep 2018
In Lopez Obrador's meeting with Russian ambassador Viktor Koronelli on Monday, according to a statement from the president-elect's office, the two discussed the growing numbers of Russian tourists in Mexico, eliminating a visa for Mexican tourists in ...
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Q&A with San Diego City Council President Myrtle Cole

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 21 Sep 2018
As you know, these types of projects require working with many community groups, city departments, council members and the mayor and I'm honored to be the first African American woman council president elected to represent my district and I was told by ...
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Mexican president-elect's team hails new trade deal with US

FRANCE 24 - 27 Aug 2018
Lopez Obrador, who takes office on December 1, has been reluctant to continue outgoing president Enrique Pena Nieto's opening of the Mexican energy sector, complicating negotiations on the energy portion of the deal. Low wages for Mexican workers are ...

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