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The 2012 United States presidential election in Michigan took place on November 6, 2012 as part of the 2012 General Election in which all 50 states plus The District of Columbia participated. Michigan voters chose 16 electors to represent them in the Electoral College via a popular vote pitting incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama and his running mate, Vice President Joe Biden, against Republican challenger and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and his running mate, Congressman Paul Ry
NBCNews.com - 11 Dec 2018 A Beto 2020 candidacy is starting to look very, very possible
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NBCNews.com - 11 Dec 2018 North Carolina GOP chair: New congressional election 'likely' if latest allegations are true
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NBCNews.com - 10 Dec 2018 McCready wants more answers from Harris about election fraud allegations in North Carolina 9
As allegations of election fraud continue to roil North Carolina's 9th Congressional District, Democrat Dan McCready is calling on Republican Mark Harris to give ...
The Washington Post - 26 Nov 2018 Trumbull County, Ohio, shifted 30 points to vote Trump. That didn’t save its car plant.
The story of the 2016 presidential election, to some extent, can be told by what happened in Trumbull County, Ohio. In 2012, the state voted narrowly for Barack ...
Detroit Free Press - 09 Dec 2018 Readers on Flint water crisis and other Michigan lame-duck legislative mistakes
Without Michigan's lame-duck session, the Flint water crisis would never have happened. In 2012, the people of Michigan went to the ballot box and repealed ...
NBCNews.com - 11 Dec 2018 Harris to keep high-profile Judiciary Committee post
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NBCNews.com - 09 Dec 2018 Incoming Wisconsin Governor: GOP bill to strip power from Democrats a 'hot mess'
Wisconsin Democratic Governor-elect Tony Evers warned Republican Gov. Scott Walker that his reputation would be tarnished if he fails to veto legislation by ...
HuffPost - 14 Nov 2018 Donald Trump Is Still The Favorite To Win In 2020 — Just Look At The Midterm Map
Despite inheriting a roaring economy from President Barack Obama, President Donald Trump has been underwater in national job approval polls since he took ...
Business Insider - 11 Dec 2018 From the Adamses to the Clintons: The most influential US political families in history, ranked
We picked out today's most impressive American dynasties and ranked them, considering historical legacy, current influence, and estimated wealth.
The Washington Post - 09 Dec 2018 Analysis | The Trailer: What we learned from all the 2018 results: The winners, losers, flippers, voters and spenders
In this edition: The 2018 election is (finally) over, Democrats keep shrinking their caucus map, Democrats look forward to a North Carolina special, and a ...
New York Magazine - 04 Dec 2018 The GOP’s 2018 Autopsy: Democracy Is Our Enemy
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The Economist - 08 Dec 2018 What psychology experiments tell you about why people deny facts
IN 2015, AFTER the Supreme Court had affirmed the constitutionality of same-sex marriage, Jeremy Frimer of the University of Winnipeg asked 200 randomly ...
NBCNews.com - 30 Nov 2018 For Trump, world leaders are often former business partners
For President Trump, world leaders at the G-20 are often former or potential business partners.
Cleveland Jewish News - 08 Dec 2018 Leading Saudi outlet claims Palestinian-American activist Linda Sarsour has 'roots in Muslim Brotherhood'
In a December 9, 2018 article on Al-Arabiya titled “Details of calls to attack Trump by U.S. 'Muslim Sisters' allied to [Muslim] Brotherhood,” by Hudah Al-Saleh, ...
The Washington Post - 04 Dec 2018 Analysis | The Daily 202: Lame-duck power grab in Wisconsin showcases the GOP's embrace of zero-sum politics
New arrows wound the American notion of a peaceful transfer of power.
NBCNews.com - 15 Nov 2018 Booker interviewing potential campaign managers for likely presidential bid
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Middle East Media Research Institute - 11 Dec 2018 Article Criticizes Linda Sarsour
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Center For American Progress - 20 Nov 2018 Voter Suppression During the 2018 Midterm Elections
During the 2018 midterm elections, voter participation was more than 10 percentage points higher than it was in the 2014 midterm elections, demonstrating ...
NBCNews.com - 14 Nov 2018 Almost six in 10 Americans believe Trump should not be reelected
Thirty-six percent of Americans believe Trump should win another term in office.
Profit Confidential - 10 Dec 2018 U.S. Marijuana Legalization in 2019: List of U.S. States Where Marijuana Is Legal
U.S. marijuana legalization in 2019 is looking to make major strides toward what is an inevitable future: total federal legalization in the country. Here are the ...
The Verge - 26 Nov 2018 GM is laying off thousands of workers and closing three plants
Amid flagging sales, General Motors confirmed on Monday that it will no longer make the plug-in hybrid Chevy Volt, ceasing production on March 1st, 2019.
The New York Times - 06 Dec 2018 Opinion | After Citizens United, a Vicious Cycle of Corruption
In the eight years since it was decided, Citizens United has unleashed a wave of campaign spending that by any reasonable standard is extraordinarily corrupt.
E&E News - 30 Nov 2018 WHITE HOUSE: 'Deregulation is not always helpful for manufacturing jobs'
President Trump promised to revitalize the manufacturing sector after decades of decline, a message that has especially resonated in the Midwest, where ...
NBCNews.com - 22 Apr 2018 Demographic shifts show 2020 presidential race could be close
President Donald Trump's 2016 win upended much of the conventional wisdom about the U.S. electorate to cobble together a surprising victory. But how much ...
The New York Times - 08 Aug 2018 5 Takeaways From Tuesday’s Election Results
Republicans had a brush with trouble in Ohio, where a result had still not been declared in a special election to fill a House vacancy. Elsewhere, an activist ...
Krebs on Security - 10 Dec 2018 How Internet Savvy are Your Leaders?
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Yahoo News - 11 Dec 2018 China to cut tariffs on U.S. autos; documentation, timing unclear: official
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The Washington Post - 12 Mar 2018 4.4 million 2012 Obama voters stayed home in 2016 — more than a third of them black
New analysis looks at one of the critical shifts in the most recent election.
Vox.com - 07 Aug 2018 Primary elections 2018: Michigan, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Washington, explained
Democrats' efforts to spur a "blue wave" will be put to the test, again.
National Review - 26 Nov 2018 A pair of generals, &c.
On U.S. commanders, Saudi Arabia, football, and more.
Chicago Booth Review - 19 Nov 2018 Measuring uncertainty helps investors navigate risk
Researchers are developing new ways to gauge volatility far beyond financial markets.
FiveThirtyEight - 30 May 2018 The Polls Are All Right
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News-Herald.com - 06 Nov 2018 GOP keeps Senate control for 2 more years, triumph for Trump
WASHINGTON — Republicans retained control of the Senate on Tuesday, ousting Democratic incumbents in Indiana and North Dakota and handing President ...
The Washington Post - 05 Oct 2018 Five myths about the 2016 election
Before and after the election, a dominant narrative held that the voters were angry. “Dissatisfaction, anger dominate year-end reviews of Washington,” reads a ...
PolitiFact - 17 Jul 2018 Donald Trump's questionable claim that Electoral College favors the Democrats
It may be more than a year and a half since the presidential election, but time and again, President Donald Trump has brought up his Electoral College victory in ...
Detroit Free Press - 26 Oct 2018 Barack Obama in Detroit: 'The stakes in this election are really high'
Former President Obama told a crowd at Cass Technical High School that "the consequences of sitting on the sidelines are dangerous and profound."
The Economist - 12 Jul 2018 America’s electoral system gives the Republicans advantages over Democrats
WHEN pollsters ask Americans which party they plan to vote for in the elections for the House of Representatives this November, those preferring the Democrats ...
Vox.com - 28 Jun 2018 Senate elections 2018: a slightly sarcastic guide to 10 must-win races
A slightly sarcastic guide to some must-win Senate elections if you like Democrats.
Columbia Journalism Review - 04 Dec 2018 Guide to Advertising Technology
Executive Summary | Key Findings | Introduction | Review of ads | Advertising's influence on news | Ads on social | The turn against advertising | Ads on search ...
Vox.com - 26 Oct 2018 2018 elections: Democratic strength in Ohio, Wisconsin, Michigan, explained
The Midwest's central role in the 2018 midterms, explained.
Brookings Institution - 12 Jul 2018 Progressives versus the establishment: What’s the score, and does it matter?
While the primary season so far may not indicate a takeover of the establishment, progressives are having an impact.
WIRED - 26 Jul 2018 Different US Election Maps Tell ‘Different Versions of the Truth’
Self-proclaimed "cartonerd" Ken Field published a gallery of alternative election maps designed to reveal markedly different stories about the US.
Forbes - 29 Dec 2016 2016 Vs. 2012: How Trump's Win And Clinton's Votes Stack Up To Romney And Obama
While most headlines focused on Hillary Clinton's 2.8 million popular votes lead over Donald Trump, the results also debunked claims that had been circulating ...
Al-Arabiya - 09 Dec 2018 Details of calls to attack Trump by US 'Muslim Sisters' allied to Brotherhood
For the first time in US political history, two Muslim women joined the ranks of the US Congress with Western and Arab media widely reporting on their.
The Detroit News - 28 Aug 2018 Voting group behind mystery requests in Michigan
A voting rights nonprofit is behind the recent mystery public record requests that blanketed clerk's offices around Michigan.
CNN - 21 Mar 2018 What you need to know right now about the 2018 midterm elections
Here's a look at where things stand and what's coming up in each of the 2018 midterm primaries. A number of special elections are included.
The New Yorker - 01 Oct 2018 How Russia Helped Swing the Election for Trump
Jane Mayer on a meticulous analysis of online activity during the 2016 campaign that makes a powerful case that targeted cyberattacks by hackers and trolls ...
USA TODAY - 07 Nov 2018 6 takeaways on Republicans' Senate victories and what they mean for 2020
Votes are still being counted from Tuesday's election but a picture of the 2020 campaign is coming into focus and Republicans are (generally) smiling.
New York Times - 01 Aug 2017 Michigan Election Results 2016
Race Preview: Heading into Tuesday, the Trump campaign saw a possible opening in Michigan, a competitive state with 16 electoral votes that leans ...
New York Times - 01 Oct 2018 Midterm Election Poll: Michigan's 11th District, Epstein vs. Stevens
The retirement of Dave Trott, a Republican, leaves a seat open in this Republican-leaning, largely suburban district. The two survivors of their crowded primary ...
WDIV ClickOnDetroit - 17 Jul 2018 Michigan Primary Election 2018: Here's who's running in races...
Michigan's Primary Election will be held on August 7, 2018. There's a lot at stake at both the state and local level.
Vox.com - 04 Sep 2018 Elections 2018: the next decade is on the ballot
It sounds absurd, but Democratic voters might actually be underestimating the significance of the midterm elections. By now, it's well understood that the ...
U.S. News & World Report - 14 Nov 2016 The 10 Closest States in the 2016 Election
Donald Trump not only made history by winning the 2016 presidential election, he remade the battleground-state map by punching successfully through a wall ...
The Washington Post - 03 Apr 2018 A new study suggests fake news might have won Donald Trump the 2016 election
President Trump has said repeatedly that Russian interference didn't matter in the 2016 presidential campaign, and he has suggested — wrongly — that the ...
Detroit Free Press - 15 Dec 2017 Who's running for Congress in Michigan? Here's what we know
A list of all the candidates we are aware of who have said they are running for congressional offices next year from Michigan.
Pacific Standard - 23 Oct 2018 Among the Gerrymandered
Gerrymandering in the Great Lakes State has cost some communities their representation, their schools, and their access to clean drinking water.
New York Times - 28 Sep 2018 Midterm Election Poll: Michigan's 8th District, Bishop vs. Slotkin
This district includes Democratic-leaning areas near the state capital and Michigan State University, and extends to the Republican-leaning outer suburbs of ...
Center For American Progress - 14 Apr 2018 America's Electoral Future
The recent elections of Donald Trump and Barack Obama were influenced in no small measure by shifts in the nation's underlying demographic structure—the ...
CNN - 08 Aug 2018 Republicans should panic about the House, and other takeaways from Tuesday's elections
The Ohio special election for a House seat that's been in Republican hands for three decades was too close to call Tuesday night.
CNBC - 11 Apr 2018 This 43-year-old running for president in 2020 wants to give everyone $1,000 a month in free cash
Andrew Yang says a universal basic income payment is a necessary because automation is replacing American jobs.
The New York Times - 01 Aug 2018 Green Party, Eyeing the 2020 Presidential Race, Prepares for the Midterms
The Democratic Party loomed large over the annual Green Party conference last month, but all eyes were on November, when Green leaders say they'll field at ...
The New York Times - 04 May 2018 They Voted for Obama, Then Went for Trump. Can Democrats Win Them Back?
Swing voters, critical to Mr. Trump's win, dislike the president's personality but are mostly satisfied with his policies. For now.
New York Times - 26 Mar 2018 To Reclaim the House, Democrats Need to Flip 24 G.O.P. Seats. 25 Are in Clinton Territory.
Democrats hope to ride a wave of liberal enthusiasm and anti-Trump sentiment to a House majority in the midterm elections in November. All 435 House seats ...
The CT Mirror - 05 May 2018 Connecticut commits to national popular vote for president
A decade-long lobbying campaign in Connecticut ended Saturday with a surprisingly strong 21-14 vote by the Senate for final passage of a bill committing the ...
CBS News - 26 Jun 2018 Primary results: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beats powerful NYC Democratic Rep. in upset
Voters in seven states headed to the polls Tuesday, with powerful New York City Democratic congressman Joe Crowley losing to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, ...
Vox.com - 06 Nov 2018 Midterm elections 2018: Governor races in 10 states worth watching
Republicans currently hold an astonishing two-thirds of the governors' mansions across the country, giving the GOP an overwhelming advantage in controlling ...
The Atlantic - 04 Oct 2018 Democrats’ Burgeoning Chances in the Rust Belt
For Democrats looking ahead to 2020, the most encouraging trend in 2018 may be the party's renewed competitiveness in key races across all five Rust Belt ...
Vox.com - 08 May 2018 Primary election results: West Virginia, Ohio, Indiana, North Carolina
Don Blankenship, Dennis Kucinich, Todd Rokita, and many more are on the ballot in Tuesday's primary elections.
Center For American Progress - 11 Jul 2018 Increasing Voter Participation in America
Almost 92 million eligible Americans did not vote in the 2016 presidential elections. In the 2014 midterm elections, an estimated 143 million eligible Americans ...
NBCNews.com - 12 Mar 2018 Is PA-18 a 'Democrat district'? Nope.
The day before the special election in Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district, the chairman of the Republican Party in the state is dismissing the area as a ...
The Washington Post - 07 Nov 2018 Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
The most expensive midterm elections in modern times underscored the nation's deep polarization, but fell short of delivering a sweeping repudiation of Trump.
Detroit Free Press - 12 Oct 2018 Governor's race: History and voter energy favor Whitmer over Schuette
Bill Schuette faces fired-up Democrats angry at Trump and Michigan's long tradition of electing a governor from the opposite party of the current one.
New York Times - 20 Sep 2018 The Plot to Subvert an Election: Unraveling the Russia Story So Far
For two years, Americans have tried to absorb the details of the 2016 attack — hacked emails, social media fraud, suspected spies — and President Trump's ...
Brookings Institution - 19 Apr 2018 America’s Electoral Future
The recent elections of Donald Trump and Barack Obama were influenced in no small measure by shifts in the nation's underlying demographic structure—the ...
Kiplinger's Personal Finance - 14 Aug 2018 21 Top Democratic Presidential Candidates for 2020
We'll be ranking the top 21 contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination, updating our list after the 2018 midterm elections in November and as ...
ABC News - 08 Aug 2018 Ohio special election too close to call, GOP claims victory; Primary results come in
Four state's hold primaries Tuesday, and an Ohio special election marks the last time Democrats and Republicans will face off directly until November.
UPI.com - 24 Jul 2018 Putin's interference in U.S. elections undermines faith in democracy
July 24 (UPI) -- Questions about the legitimacy of the 2016 U.S. presidential election continue to reverberate and deepen partisan mistrust in America.
The New York Times - 16 Sep 2018 In Michigan, Female Candidates Target a Key Trump Bloc: Union Voters
While Hillary Clinton lost the state to Donald Trump, female Democratic candidates in Michigan are trying to create a new playbook, one union voter at a time.
Washington Post - 11 Nov 2016 How Trump won the presidency with razor-thin margins in swing states
Only 107000 votes in three states decided the election.
Detroit Free Press - 10 May 2018 Shri Thanedar would be Michigan's 1st Indian immigrant governor
Shri Thanedar, a retired millionaire, would become the first Indian immigrant to lead Michigan if his dream of becoming governor comes true.
NBCNews.com - 07 Aug 2018 Michigan Democrat fighting uphill battle to be nation's first Muslim governor
There are a lot of interesting storylines on the ballot Tuesday, one being Michigan Democrat Abdul El-Sayed's push to become the first American Muslim to win a ...
News-Herald.com - 09 Nov 2018 Republicans cite Obama ground game, Trump for big Ohio wins
COLUMBUS — Republicans said they won sweeping victories in Ohio by borrowing from Barack Obama's mobilization playbook and using President Donald ...
New York Times - 25 Jul 2018 Political Bubbles and Hidden Diversity: Highlights From a Very Detailed Map of the 2016 Election
An interactive map published by The New York Times allows you to explore the 2016 presidential election at the highest level of detail available: by voting ...
US - 15 Feb 2018 Trump may owe his 2016 victory to 'fake news,' new study suggests - The Conversation
Yes, votes are cast based on many factors. But a new survey and analysis suggests that belief in fake news could have been decisive during the 2016 election.
BBC News - 01 Dec 2016 US election 2016: Trump victory in maps
In a stunning election night, the Republican nominee for president, Donald Trump, secured victory after a string of formerly Democratic states swung his way.
South China Morning Post - 27 Jun 2018 Mitt Romney wins Republican primary in Utah senate race, as a Democrat heavyweight in New York is ousted by a Sanders socialist
Former US presidential candidate Mitt Romney's return to politics is now official, after he handily won the Republican primary for a Utah Senate seat Tuesday ...
Detroit Free Press - 08 Nov 2016 Live: Michigan U.S. Presidential Election results, polls
Where do I vote in Michigan? What to do I do if I see a problem at the polls? Who did the Detroit Free Press endorse? Your updated Election Day guide.
Washington Post - 14 Dec 2016 1.7 million people in 33 states and D.C. cast a ballot without voting in the presidential race
In every election, there are people who go to the polls to cast a ballot but who don't vote in every race. Usually, those "undervotes," as they're called, happen ...
New York Times - 08 May 2018 Primary Elections 2018: The Three Key Republican Senate Races in Trump States
Tuesday is decision day for contested Republican Senate primaries in Indiana, Ohio and West Virginia — three states that broadly supported President Trump in ...
Vox.com - 04 Nov 2018 Early voting 2018: a state-by-state guide
While the 2018 midterm elections officially take place on November 6, plenty of voters will cast their ballots ahead of time thanks to early voting. Early voting laws ...
The CT Mirror - 26 Apr 2018 A close vote in Connecticut for the national popular vote
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Vox.com - 06 Nov 2018 Midterm elections 2018: state legislatures to watch for a blue wave
Democrats have a lot of work to do to make up the ground they lost in statehouses across the country during the Barack Obama years. It starts this November.
The Washington Post - 24 Mar 2018 The top 15 Democratic presidential hopefuls for 2020, ranked
This dumb Biden-Trump fight is a sign of what's to come.
The Detroit News - 31 May 2018 GOP Senate rivals clash on business experience
Republican U.S. Senate hopefuls Sandy Pensler and John James trade jabs over experience and debates at the Mackinac Policy Conference.
Detroit Free Press - 09 Nov 2016 How the Free Press missed mark on Michigan projection for Clinton
The votes were still being counted Wednesday morning -- but, finally, we learned that Donald Trump likely won the state of Michigan and its 16 electoral votes.
Washington Examiner - 07 Aug 2018 Trump-endorsed John James wins GOP nod for Senate in Michigan
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. — Political newcomer John James, a local businessman, prevailed handily over Sandy Pensler, a Grosse Pointe financier, in the ...
Business Insider - 07 Nov 2018 12 records the 2018 midterm elections smashed
The highly anticipated 2018 midterm elections already broke records for high levels of early voter turnout and fundraising before Election Day.
NPR - 12 Nov 2016 How Did Donald Trump Win The Presidential Election And Hillary Clinton Lose?
Clinton failed to fire up the Obama coalition in a big way, and Democrats have cratered with blue-collar white voters.
BBC News - 12 Dec 2016 Did Clinton win more votes than any white man in history?
As mail-in and absentee voter ballots continue to trickle in and the country braces for President-elect Donald Trump to step into power, Hillary Clinton quietly ...
History News Network (HNN) - 23 Sep 2018 Another Remarkable Thing About the 2020 Presidential Election is that 4 of the Potential Candidates Would Be Over 80 in Office
Presently, we have the oldest first term inaugurated President of the United States, Donald Trump, who was inaugurated at 70 years and a bit more than seven ...