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Opposition Candidate Wins Dominican Republic Presidential Vote

Opposition Candidate Wins Dominican Republic Presidential Vote

Opposition Candidate Wins Dominican Republic Presidential Vote Opposition Candidate Wins Dominican Republic Presidential Vote SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — A businessman who has never held elected office has won the presidency of the Dominican Republic, according to results Monday, ending a 16-year run in power by a center-left party. The president-elect, Luis Rodolfo Abinader, had won about 53 percent of …

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Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote

Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote | The Independent States can make members of the presidential electoral college honour the results of the popular …

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A Lost Dog’s Brief Stint as Brazil’s Presidential Mascot

A Lost Dog’s Brief Stint as Brazil’s Presidential Mascot

A Lost Dog’s Brief Stint as Brazil’s Presidential Mascot A Lost Dog’s Brief Stint as Brazil’s Presidential Mascot Judging from his Instagram account, Augusto Bolsonaro, a playful Maremma sheepdog, was living his best life. Soon after a guard at the presidential palace in Brazil spotted the friendly white dog roaming the streets last month, he took him in. The pup …

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Poland’s Virus-Delayed Presidential Election Suddenly Looks Tight

Poland’s Virus-Delayed Presidential Election Suddenly Looks Tight

Poland’s Virus-Delayed Presidential Election Suddenly Looks Tight Poland’s Virus-Delayed Presidential Election Suddenly Looks Tight WARSAW — Poland’s governing party swept to power five years ago by appealing to a sense of aggrieved nationalism, and moved quickly to transform the state in ways that critics contend has torn at the fragile fabric of its democracy. In May, as the good will …

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Amid Pandemic and Upheaval, New Cyber Risks to the Presidential Election

Amid Pandemic and Upheaval, New Cyber Risks to the Presidential Election

Amid Pandemic and Upheaval, New Cyber Risks to the Presidential Election Amid Pandemic and Upheaval, New Cyber Risks to the Presidential Election The experimenting is back, but once again it is not going well. New Jersey is a case in point. In April, with the virus sweeping the state, officials moved quickly to expand mail-in voting. But they also decided …

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Georgia election: Trump and Biden level in presidential poll, while Kelly Loeffler in close race for Senate seat

Trump claws back after Biden wins March fundraising race

Georgia election: Trump and Biden level in presidential poll, while Kelly Loeffler in close race for Senate seat Georgia election: Trump and Biden level in presidential poll, while Kelly Loeffler in close race for Senate seat Georgia is rearing to be an epic battleground for control of the federal government this November, with Donald Trump and Joe Biden in a …

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Tara Reade: Joe Biden’s accuser says he should drop out of presidential election

Tara Reade: Joe Biden's accuser says he should drop out of presidential election

Tara Reade: Joe Biden’s accuser says he should drop out of presidential election Tara Reade: Joe Biden’s accuser says he should drop out of presidential election Tara Reade, who has accused the presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden of sexually assaulting her in 1993, has called for him to drop out of the 2020 race. Ms Reade, who worked as Mr Biden’s …

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Pandemic Forces Poland to Delay Presidential Election

Pandemic Forces Poland to Delay Presidential Election

Pandemic Forces Poland to Delay Presidential Election Pandemic Forces Poland to Delay Presidential Election WARSAW — Poland’s presidential election has been postponed, the governing coalition has announced, just days before voters were scheduled to submit their ballots in a hastily organized all-postal vote that had been denounced by opposition candidates as a power grab by an increasingly authoritarian government. The …

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Tiger King’s Joe Exotic reportedly set to ask Trump for a presidential pardon

Tiger King’s Joe Exotic reportedly set to ask Trump for a presidential pardon

Tiger King’s Joe Exotic reportedly set to ask Trump for a presidential pardon Tiger King’s Joe Exotic reportedly set to ask Trump for a presidential pardon Imprisoned former zoo owner Joe Exotic, whose story formed the basis of the hit Netflix documentary Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness, is reportedly set to appeal to US president Donald Trump for a pardon. Exotic, …

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Justin Amash: Breakaway Republican announces presidential run for Libertarian Party

Justin Amash: Breakaway Republican announces presidential run for Libertarian Party

Justin Amash: Breakaway Republican announces presidential run for Libertarian Party Justin Amash: Breakaway Republican announces presidential run for Libertarian Party A congressman who quit the Republican Party over his frustration with partisanship and disdain for Donald Trump has launched an exploratory committee to seek the Libertarian Party’s nomination for president. Justin Amash, who represents Michigan’s third district, left his party last …

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