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Here's Who Found That Russia Meddled in the 2016 Election

TIME - 16 Jul 2018
When President Donald Trump appeared to accept Russian President Vladimir Putin's denials of Russian meddling in the 2016 election Monday, he wasn't just breaking with Special Counsel Robert Mueller. He was also disagreeing with U.S. intelligence ...
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VT Insights: Bernie Sanders back in the 2020 presidential buzz - 16 Jul 2018
The triple byline story by Eric Bradner, Gregory Krieg and Caroline Kenny notes, "These are all states that could be important in the 2020 Democratic primary and general election." The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported that "Sanders a 2016 ...
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Trump defends Putin from claims of election interference

CBS News - 16 Jul 2018
Following a day of discussions between Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, Mr. Trump left Monday's summit neglecting to hold Putin accountable for Russia's role in interfering in the 2016 presidential election -- saving ...
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Mayors Seek to Make History in 2020 Presidential Election

Governing - 16 Jul 2018
No mayor has ever sprung directly from City Hall to the White House. But that historic streak stands to be tested in 2020, with at least three Democratic mayors mulling presidential campaigns: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, former New Orleans Mayor ...
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Congo opposition leader Bemba nominated for presidential election

Reuters - 13 Jul 2018
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Congolese politician Jean-Pierre Bemba, weeks after his conviction for war crimes was quashed at The Hague, was nominated by his party on Friday for December's presidential vote, in what could be the stiffest challenge to President ...
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Cameroon has finally set a date for its presidential election

Quartz - 10 Jul 2018
Cameroon's president Paul Biya has confirmed that the country will hold its presidential election on Oct. 7, removing all doubts over whether the violence-gripped, oil-rich nation would make it to the polls. Biya, 85, has been in power since 1982 ...
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Can the mortgage market predict the presidency?

MarketWatch - 16 Jul 2018
In “Mortgage Market Credit Conditions and U.S. Presidential Elections,” Alexis Antoniades of Georgetown University and Charles W. Calomiris of Columbia University show that changes in the availability of mortgage credit affect voting patterns in ...
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Tracing Guccifer 2.0's Many Tentacles in the 2016 Election

New York Times - 16 Jul 2018
Roger J. Stone Jr., an associate of President Trump, in September after answering questions before the House Intelligence Committee. He exchanged messages with the Guccifer 2.0 avatar, but says he was not aware of any links to Russia.CreditJim Lo ...

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