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New Zealand's election-day gag: no public politics - U.S. News & World Report Friday September 19th, 2014 09:28:53 AM
WJXT JacksonvilleNew Zealand's election-day gag: no public politicsU.S. News & World ReportIn the United States, where free speech is constitutionally protected, states can impose limited bans on campaigning at the entrance to polling stations. In ...

Standing of women in U.S. Senate hinges on outcome of election - Las Vegas Sun Monday September 22nd, 2014 05:15:19 PM
Standing of women in U.S. Senate hinges on outcome of electionLas Vegas SunSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. prepares to hold a hearing on reforming the practice of bulk collection of telephone records by the National ...

Ghani named Afghan president-elect after deal to end election dispute - Reuters Sunday September 21st, 2014 06:13:25 PM
ReutersGhani named Afghan president-elect after deal to end election disputeReutersThe negotiated end to the crisis was far from the smooth election process that the U.S. and its allies had envisioned. They had hoped for an exemplary democratic transfer ...

The Glaring Design Flaw In U.S. Election Maps - Co.Design Friday September 19th, 2014 01:40:04 PM
Wall Street Journal (blog)The Glaring Design Flaw In U.S. Election MapsCo.DesignThe more purple an election map, the more misleading it can be. Here's a better approach. We see it every election: a map of the United States, each state color coded ...

Afghan Presidential Rivals End Dispute — And A Long Election Season - NPR (blog) Sunday September 21st, 2014 02:11:34 PM
NPR (blog)Afghan Presidential Rivals End Dispute — And A Long Election SeasonNPR (blog)Habemus Praesidentem: there's white smoke in Kabul – figuratively speaking. And like choosing a pope, selecting Afghanistan's new president has been a long ...

UK's opposition Labour to tell voters ahead of election - Trust us on economy - Reuters UK Sunday September 21st, 2014 09:31:09 PM
Reuters UKUK's opposition Labour to tell voters ahead of election - Trust us on economyReuters UKBorrowing an election slogan used by U.S. President Barack Obama about not giving the keys back to the driver who crashed the car, the Conservatives have ...

US TV comedian mocks NZ election - New Zealand Herald Monday September 22nd, 2014 10:53:29 PM
Sinapse BlogUS TV comedian mocks NZ electionNew Zealand HeraldNews satirist John Oliver has weighed into the New Zealand election on his high-rating US news show. In the latest episode of his HBO show Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, the UK-born, US-based ...

Outside interest groups buying the Iowa US Senate election? - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines Sunday September 21st, 2014 05:29:13 AM
Outside interest groups buying the Iowa US Senate election?The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and HeadlinesCEDAR RAPIDS — Outside interest groups have paid for about 80 percent of television advertising since the June primary in Iowa's heated ...

Reinfeldt in US for first post-election speech - The Local.se Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 03:39:58 PM
Reinfeldt in US for first post-election speechThe Local.seOutgoing Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt is at a UN climate summit in New York where he is making his first public appearance since election night. Obama Sweden visit set to Nazi anthem ...

Warner seeks re-election to US Senate - Progress Index Monday September 22nd, 2014 12:45:21 PM
Warner seeks re-election to US SenateProgress Index“[As a U.S. Senator], I introduced legislation that will provide new tools to students and families that will help them pay off student debt. With the average Virginia student graduating with nearly ...



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