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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

Founder of Snopes works from his Tacoma home - 18 Oct 2018
“The 2008 election was huge, in terms of traffic for us.” President Donald Trump led a movement that claimed former President Barak Obama was not born in the United States. “I mean there's ancillary evidence like the birth announcement in the Hawaii ...
united states elections, 2008

Voters to elect two US Senators on Nov. 6.

DeSoto Times-Tribune - 18 Oct 2018
Baria is running in the general election on Nov. 6, 2018, after advancing from the primary runoff on June 26, 2018. Baria served in the Mississippi State Senate, representing District 46 from 2008 to 2012. Education: Baria earned his B.S. from the ...
united states elections, 2008

Should Brian Kemp oversee his own governor's race?

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - 17 Oct 2018
Michael McDonald., a University of Florida political science professor who runs the United States Elections Project, which compiles voting data and monitors voting trends in all 50 states, said .Kemp should ...
united states elections, 2008

Has China Influenced Virginia's Elections?

The Epoch Times - 18 Oct 2018
McClure also wrote in a circa 2012 blog post titled “Actionable Intelligence and Prince William County”: “In the general elections of 2008 Virginia voted democratic for the first time since 1964 with Obama carrying the state. Demographic shifts and ...
united states elections, 2008

The Finance 202: Mnuchin faces tricky decision on Saudi conference

Washington Post - 18 Oct 2018
But the Trump administration has resisted assigning blame, with the president repeatedly reaching for reasons to protect the U.S.-Saudi relationship, as my colleagues Bob Costa, Josh Dawsey and Phil Rucker report: “Trump has stressed Saudi Arabia's ...
united states elections, 2008

BC-Business News Digest

Tampa Bay Times - 17 Oct 2018
TWITTER-ELECTIONS INTERFERENCE — Twitter is releasing all known accounts and posts related to "information operations" dating back to 2016, when it was first learned that foreign operators were using social media to meddle in U.S. elections.
united states elections, 2008

11 iconic newspaper front pages from world-famous events

Business Insider - 25 Sep 2018
Many Americans may have thought they'd never see the day a black man would become president of the United States. Coverage of the 2008 presidential election mirrored the language of hope and change Obama used during his campaign, like these ...
united states elections, 2008

Four ways US mid-terms are undemocratic

BBC News - 18 Sep 2018
The peak was 64% in 1960, and after a drop through the 1970s and 1980s, the numbers rose again, to 62% in Barack Obama's historic 2008 election and 60% in 2016. Even in the 2016 presidential election, however, a Pew Research Center report found that ...
united states elections, 2008

Almanac - Thursday 10/18/18

KALW - 18 Oct 2018
1867 – United States takes possession of Alaska after purchasing it from Russia for $7.2 million. Celebrated annually in the state as Alaska Day. 1898 – The United States takes possession of Puerto Rico from Spain. 1922 – The British Broadcasting ...

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