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The 2012 United States elections included many federal election...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The 2012 United States elections included many federal elections on Election Day, November 6, 2012, most prominently the 57th presidential election, Senate elections (where 33 seats were decided), and House of Representatives elections (to elect all 435 members of the House for the 113th United States Congress). It also featured 13 state and territorial governors' races; state and territorial legislature races, special elections, and various other state, territorial, and local races and referenda on
united states elections, 2012

Evangelical Fear Elected Trump

The Atlantic - 24 Jun 2018
White conservative evangelicals in America are anxious people. I know because I am one. Our sense of fear, perhaps more than any other factor, explains why evangelicals voted in such large numbers for Donald Trump in 2016 and continue to support his ...
united states elections, 2012

Book sees newspaper letters as vital to democracy

News-Press Now - 24 Jun 2018
Social media provided opportunities for Americans to make their feelings public, but a side effect developed. Hart gave one of his classes an assignment to contrast the letters written concerning the 1952 presidential election with those of the 2012 ...
united states elections, 2012

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, 2012

US envoy Nikki Haley berates human rights groups

BBC News - 21 Jun 2018
US envoy Nikki Haley has attacked rights groups for trying to "thwart reform" of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). In a letter, Ms Haley said groups worked "opposite the United States" and were partially to blame for the US withdrawal ...
united states elections, 2012

US House candidate who beat Sanford seriously hurt in wreck

Boston Herald - 23 Jun 2018
CHARLESTON, S.C. — A South Carolina lawmaker who defeated U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on Friday and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures, a spokesman said. State Rep.
united states elections, 2012

Congress' record on immigration is repeated failures

Savannah Morning News - 24 Jun 2018
WASHINGTON - In January 2007, soon after a "thumping" in the midterm elections, President George W. Bush met with the new congressional leadership to talk about the agenda for his final two years in office and his hopes for a breakthrough on ...
united states elections, 2012

US quits 'biased' UN human rights council

BBC News - 19 Jun 2018
Analysis by Nada Tawfik, BBC News, New York. This is just the latest rejection of multilateralism by the Trump administration, and will likely unsettle those who look to the United States to protect and promote human rights around the world. The United ...
united states elections, 2012

Zimbabwe leader calls assassination attempt 'cowardly act'

CTV News - 23 Jun 2018
The blast and the lack of clarity about who was behind it injected new uncertainty into preparations for the July 30 elections, the first since longtime leader Robert Mugabe stepped down in November after a military takeover. Mnangagwa, who had been ...
united states elections, 2012

World Cup 2026: United States, Canada and Mexico Win Bid to Be Host

New York Times - 13 Jun 2018
It was sold in countless other cities — Jakarta and Bangkok, Copenhagen and Lisbon, Jidda and Johannesburg — by officials from the United States, Mexico and Canada soccer federations who had teamed up in an unprecedented effort to share the world's ...
united states elections, 2012

US House Bids, Attorney General Nod at Stake in Runoffs

U.S. News & World Report - 23 Jun 2018
Former state Sen. Lee Bright won the 13-candidate primary on June 12, but received just 25 percent of the vote - only half of what he needed to avoid the runoff. His opponent Tuesday is state Sen. William Timmons, who picked up 19 percent of the vote.
united states elections, 2012

Fewer Births Than Deaths Among Whites in Majority of US States

New York Times - 20 Jun 2018
Of the states where deaths now exceed births for whites, 13 voted for Mr. Trump and 13 voted for Hillary Clinton. Four are states that flipped from President Barack Obama in 2012 to Mr. Trump in 2016 — Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Florida. It is ...
united states elections, 2012

California's “top two” primary chaos, explained

Vox - 29 May 2018
Additionally, 2016 brought a new top-two milestone, as Republicans failed to put up a serious candidate for the open US Senate seat, and two Democrats, Kamala Harris and Loretta Sanchez, advanced to the general election. In a state with far more ...

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