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united states elections, 2008

The 2008 United States elections were held on November 4. The r...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The 2008 United States elections were held on November 4. The result was a significant victory for the Democratic Party on the national level, as they increased majorities in both houses of Congress and won the Presidency. Democratic Senator Barack Obama of Illinois defeated Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona in the presidential election. Riding Obama's coattails, the Democrats also picked up net gains of 8 Senate seats and 21 House seats.
united states elections, 2008

Supreme Court Upholds Ohio's Purge of Voting Rolls

New York Times - 11 Jun 2018
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Ohio's aggressive efforts to purge its voting rolls, siding with Republicans in the latest partisan battle over how far states can go in imposing restrictions on voting. The court ruled that states may ...
united states elections, 2008

How the Case for Voter Fraud Was Tested — and Utterly Failed

Truthout - 21 Jun 2018
After a seven-day trial in Kansas City federal court in March, in which Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach needed to be tutored on basic trial procedure by the judge and was found in contempt for his “willful failure” to obey a ruling, even he knew ...
united states elections, 2008

Democracy in decline around the world - study

New Vision - 22 Jun 2018
GOVERNANCE A third of the world's population resides in countries where democracy is in retreat, including India, Turkey, Brazil, Poland, Russia and the United States, researchers have reported. "While most people in the world still ...
united states elections, 2008

Why Mexico's Energy Reform Needs AMLO

Council on Foreign Relations (blog) - 20 Jun 2018
Once Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) wins the election, he could have the credibility to put together a coalition with the support of the Mexican people that could justify the next stage in Mexico's energy reform. Whether he will do so remains an ...

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