Election Day

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Polls in Nepal fair, say Carter Centre, EU observer

Source: Politics Balla | Nov 21 2013, 8:32am CST | by IANS

Kathmandu, Nov 21 (IANS) Two prominent international organisations -- Carter Centre and European Union Election Observation Mission (EUEOM) -- keeping an eye on Nepal's Constituent Assembly polls said Thursday that the elections were held in a fair manner.
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Franken Opens Double-Digit Lead Over McFadden

Oct 21 2014 9:13am CDT | Source: Big Government

A new KSTP/SurveyUSA poll has Democrat Al Franken leading his Republican challenger Mike McFadden 53 to 38 percent. Polls in late September had Franken up by from 7 - 8 points. If the latest poll is accurate, Franken appears safely on his way to re-election with only a late, major turn-around able to change that. Two weeks before Election Day, U.S. Sen. Al Franken appears poised for re-election unless there's a major shake-up in his race with Rep ...
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Poll: Support Tilting to McConnell in Tight Ky Senate Race

Oct 21 2014 7:28am CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

With just two weeks until Election Day, Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell has regained a slim 1-point lead over his Democratic opponent Alison Lundergan ...
Full article at: Newsmax - Politics


Latest stories

Brazilian president leads among women, older voters
Brasilia, Oct 23 (IANS) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who is to compete in a presidential runoff Sunday, leads among women and older people. | by IANS
US air defence forces on alert after attack on Canadian parliament
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) Air defence forces were put on high alert and cities across the US increased security after Wednesday's deadly shooting attacks on the Canadian parliament in the capital city of Ottawa. | by IANS
UN envoy calls for peace process in South Sudan
United Nations, Oct 23 (IANS) A UN envoy Wednesday called on the international community to help push for peace talks between warring parties in South Sudan, stressing that "the untold suffering of the people of South Sudan must stop". | by IANS

Turnout Fears Mount For Dems

Oct 11 2014 3:25pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

The Democratic Party's worst fears about the midterm election look to be coming true. Polling in recent weeks suggests turnout on Election Day could be very low, even by the ...
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Beware of Polling

Oct 9 2014 4:27am CDT | Source: Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

First Read: "Between now and Election Day, you're going to see a lot of divergent poll numbers. And the reason why is that not all likely voter models are created the same, even among good pollsters. We're seeing more money being spent on turnout than ever before in a midterm cycle, but we're also seeing American voters more turned off from the midterms than before. Those two things make polling more unpredictable. No one is confident who will be showing up to vo ...
Full article at: Taegan Goddard's Political Wire


Exclusive: Clinton plans midterm blitz

Oct 3 2014 9:24am CDT | Source: POLITICO

She has mapped out much of her political schedule through Ele ...
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EDITORIAL: Premature election

Sep 29 2014 7:12pm CDT | Source: washingtontimes

Election Day was once the anticipated day when voters arrived at the polls eager to pull a lever for their favorite candidates. Now Election Day has become Election Season. Much like the "Christmas creep" that turns on the holiday carols in stores and shops a few days after Labor Day, ...
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The Fix: Happy Election Day! (This is not a typo.)

Sep 29 2014 11:45am CDT | Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

In one sense, election day is still over a month away, a few days after Halloween. But in another, more accurate sense, today is Election Day, as is tomorrow, as is every day up-to-and-including Halloween. This is the magic of early voting -- already underway in states key to the fight for the Senate, including Iowa. Read ...
Full article at: Post Politics: - The Washington Post


Party bosses place midterm bets

Sep 29 2014 5:00am CDT | Source: TheHill

Tough decisions have to be made between now and Election Day ...
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