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    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - American rapper Kanye West, a vocal supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump, announced on Saturday that he would run for president in 2020 in an apparent challenge to Trump and his presumptive Democratic rival, former Vice President Joe Biden. We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States, West wrote in a Twitter post, adding an American flag emoji...
    Facebook has reportedly banned all ads on behalf of Laura Loomer, the frontrunner in the GOP primary race for House candidate in Florida’s 21st district. Loomer’s personal account is banned on Facebook, as well as on Facebook-owned Instagram, and her campaign was prevented from creating a page to reach voters on Facebook last November. Now the campaign is being banned from running ads on the platform as well. Loomer’s most recent ad can be viewed on YouTube: Facebook CEO...
    Hillary Clinton said she is unsure if President Trump would leave office without putting up a fight if defeated by Joe Biden (D) in November’s presidential election, making the remarks in a Hollywood Reporter interview published on Friday. “I don’t know the answer to that yet,” Clinton said in response to a Hollywood Reporter question asking if Trump would leave office “without a fight” in the event of losing the upcoming presidential election. She said it depends on “how big...
    Voters have a clear choice this November. If you want mobs vandalizing stores, destroying public property and setting churches on fire, then vote for Democratic candidate Joe Biden, who has spent the majority of his time hiding out in his Delaware basement while our country has been in flames in the aftermath of the George Floyd tragedy. If you scroll through Uncle Joes Twitter feed from the past several weeks, youll notice he hasnt condemned the burning of St. Johns...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- The twelve Russians charged with hacking into Illinois election database may have worked as intelligence agents, but the I-Team has learned it didnt take above-average computer intelligence to pull off the heist.Russian hackers used a common computer trick employed by info-thieves, according to federal investigators.The electronic intrusion, which occurred in July of 2016 at the Illinois State Board of Election, was via a hacking technique called SQL injection. The names, addresses, dates of birth, drivers license numbers...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago and Illinois are preparing for a record-busting Vote By Mail turnout for the November election.Chicago is expecting half a million mail ballot applications- nearly half the turnout for the 2016 election.The Chicago board of elections said they have been preparing for how COVId-19 could impact he polls this fall. The General Assembly passed an emergency elections law to help ensure that anyone who wants to vote can do so safely.This week the Brennan Center issued a...
    MARSEILLE, France (Reuters) - Marseille became the latest French municipality to elect a green mayor on Saturday, in a wave that has swept the country since local elections at the end of last month. Michele Rubirola, the first female leader of Frances second city, won the most votes from city councillors, ending almost a week of suspense after the June 28 poll which failed to give her green-left coalition an absolute majority. Her election marked the end of a quarter...
    LILONGWE (Reuters) - Malawis new President Lazarus Chakwera on Saturday ordered his inauguration ceremony be scaled down amid a surge of coronavirus cases, dampening excitement around his election win. Chakwera was sworn in last Sunday for a five-year term, hours after unseating Peter Mutharika in a re-run election, and this Monday the country is holding a formal celebration. Chakwera said capacity at the national stadium would be halved to 20,000 and at least 100,000 face masks would be distributed in...
    Perhaps, it can be not astonishing then that when one get together puts out a good deal more inside polls than ordinary, it is superior for their aspect. Functions are likely to release very good polling when they have it. Considering the fact that 2004, there has been a close to ideal correlation (+.96 on a scale from -1 to +1) amongst the share of partisan polls released by the Democrats and the November effects.Proper now, Democrats and liberal teams...
    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – New Jersey’s nearly all-mail primary on Tuesday is emerging as a test of the state’s ability to deliver a drama-free election in the face of critical tweets from President Donald Trump and a GOP seeking federal election monitors. Tuesday is the deadline for Democratic and Republican voters to postmark their ballots or deliver them to county boards of election by 8 p.m. in contests for president, the U.S. Senate and the House. Download The New And...
    CAIRO (AP) — Egypt will hold Senate elections over two days in August, the chief of the country’s election commission said Saturday, more than a year after the restoration of Parliament’s lower chamber, which was dissolved in 2014. The body was reconstituted as part of constitutional amendments that also allowed President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi to extend his stay in power, possibly until 2030. Lasheen Ibrahim, chairman of the National Election Authority, told a televised news conference that Senate elections will...
    CAIRO (AP) — Egypt will hold Senate elections over two days in August, the chief of the country’s election commission said Saturday, more than a year after the restoration of Parliament’s lower chamber, which was dissolved in 2014. The body was reconstituted as part of constitutional amendments that also allowed President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi to extend his stay in power, possibly until 2030. Lasheen Ibrahim, chairman of the National Election Authority, told a televised news conference that Senate elections will...
    Michèle Rubirola, a doctor and elected environmentalist, became the first female mayor of Marseille on Saturday, causing the city to be turned to the left held for 25 years by LR Jean-Claude Gaudin, after an electoral saga with twists and turns. Ms. Rubirola, 63, candidate of the union of the left and environmentalists of the Printemps Marseille, obtained an absolute majority, 51 votes out of 92 councilors, the RN having abstained, thanks to the last minute support of the...
    By MIKE CATALINI, Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jerseys nearly all-mail primary on Tuesday is emerging as a test of the states ability to deliver a drama-free election in the face of critical tweets from President Donald Trump and a GOP seeking federal election monitors. Tuesday is the deadline for Democratic and Republican voters to postmark their ballots or deliver them to county boards of election by 8 p.m. in contests for president, the U.S. Senate and the...
    North Korean diplomats don’t need to sit down with the US for talks because they would merely be a “political tool” for Washington, the country’s state media agency said. North Korea’s Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui said negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang are essentially fruitless. Her Saturday remarks came on the eve of a US envoy’s trip to Seoul to discuss the stalled nuclear talks with North Korea and escalating tensions. “We do not feel any need...
    Brushing away speculation that President Donald Trump could meet with Kim Jong Un ahead of November’s presidential election, a senior North Korean diplomat said Saturday that the country does not “feel any need” to enter into negotiations with the U.S. “We do not feel any need to sit face-to-face with the U.S.,” said Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui, in a statement carried by the state-run KCNA news agency. “The U.S. is mistaken if it thinks things like negotiations would...
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Polling closed on Saturday in an Australian by-election being seen as a referendum on Prime Minister Scott Morrisons handling of bushfires and the COVID-19 pandemic, with a tight contest expected. The result in the bushfire-hit electorate of Eden-Monaro will not affect the balance of power in Australias parliament, but it may be a barometer of opinion on Morrison, whose popularity fell over his handling of the devastating fires but seems to have improved with his response to...
    BALTIMORE — Officials in Maryland are evaluating companies that can print and mail ballots for the general election after a number of issues came up with the state’s current vendor during the primary season. The Baltimore Sun reported Thursday the state Board of Elections has sent a report to Gov. Larry Hogan explaining what officials are doing to avoid similar issues in November. The June 2 primary was the state’s first primarily mail-in election as a result of the coronavirus...
    PHOENIX (AP) — The deadline to register to vote or update a party preference for Arizonas Aug. 4 primary election is Monday, and the Secretary of States office is urging potential voters not to miss the cutoff. Citizens must be at least 18 by the Nov. 3 general election date and a resident of the state to vote in the primary. Voters registered as independents must request a party ballot to vote in the primary. Members of Congress, the state...
    In an interview with Newsweek published on Friday, Jeffrey Jones, a senior editor and analyst at Gallup, said that President Donald Trump needs a “seismic” event to beat the Democratic Party’s presidential nominee Joe Biden. Most polls suggest that Biden is a clear favorite to win the White House this November. Per RealClearPolitics‘ average of polling data, the former vice president is 9.3 percentage points ahead of Trump nationwide. Some surveys suggest that the Democrat’s advantage is as large as...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge denied a casinos motion for contempt alleging that a state commission did not follow its own rules and issue the company a casino license within 30 days of the judges previous ruling. Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Foxs Thursday ruling did not approve Gulfside Casino Resort’s contempt request against the Racing Commission. But he ruled that Gulfside’s competitor, Legends Resort and Casino LLC, a limited liability company by Cherokee Nation Businesses, does...
    During an interview on the “Awards Chatter” podcast, former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton talked about her documentary series “Hillary,” which the Critics’ Choice Real TV Awards named as the year’s best limited documentary series back in March, according to The Hollywood Reporter. But when the podcast host asked Clinton whether she would win in a rematch election against President Donald Trump, she didn’t hesitate to offer her thoughts. “Yes. But I think people believe that this is a referendum...
    Left-wing actor and Hollywood director Rob Reiner suggested that all Trump supporters are racist, claiming that “we will find out how many racists live in America” on Election Day. “Trump is a stone cold racist who is running his campaign as a proud White Supremacist,” tweeted The Jerk actor. “On Nov.3 we will find out how many racists live in America.” Trump is a stone cold racist who is running his campaign as a proud White Supremacist. On Nov.3 we will find out...
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and other Democrat leaders have chosen to temporarily keep the Hyde Amendment — which prevents taxpayer money from directly funding abortions — while they make plans to abolish the longstanding provision if they win the Senate and White House in November. The Democrat Party’s base has moved decidedly leftward on the issue of abortion, demanding the elimination of the popular provision, which has been routinely attached to spending bills for decades. The decision to avoid another battle...
    As of Friday, we are exactly four months away from Election Day on Nov. 3. While that can be an eternity in campaign politics, right now the latest national and key general election battleground state polls indicate Democratic challenger Joe Biden topping President Trump. THE 2020 PRESIDENTIAL RACE: THE LATEST POLLS FROM FOX NEWS “In some states, it is close and within the margin of error. But, let’s be honest about it, the president is behind today. All the national polls suggest...