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From Cockpit to Campaign, Two Marine Airmen Gun for the House

Scott Cooper and Richard Bew flew hundreds of hours in a warplane together. Now they are Democrats running for adjacent House seats in North Carolina.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Elections, House of Representatives, United States Defense and Military Forces, Veterans, Trump, Donald J


A Real Estate Mogul Seeks to Expand His Influence Over Los Angeles

Rick J. Caruso, a developer and chairman of the board of trustees at the University of Southern California, has become a figure of increasing influence in the city.
Tags: Elections, News, Los Angeles, Mayors, University Of Southern California, Los Angeles (Calif, Real Estate and Housing (Residential, Rick J. Caruso, College Admissions Scandal (2019


ECI orders Eros Now to take down web series on Modi until further notice

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Saturday asked video streaming platform Eros Now to take down a 5-part web series on Prime Minister Narendra Modi “until further orders”, the Economic Times reported. However, as of 2pm on April 22, ‘Modi: The Journey of a Common Man’ was still... ...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, Twitter, Elections, News, Internet, Narendra Modi, Social Media, Biopic, Eci, Modi, Economic Times, Election Commission of India ECI, Eros Now, Lok Sabha Elections 2019, Modi web series


Ukraine Election: Volodymyr Zelensky, TV Comedian, Trounces President

Volodymyr Zelensky, an actor best known for playing a president on television, decisively won the race, with nearly all votes officially counted.
Tags: Elections, News, Ukraine, Poroshenko, Politics And Government, Petro Olekseyevich, Volodymyr, Volodymyr Zelensky, Zelensky


Ukraine Election: Comedian Trounces President, Exit Polls Show

Volodymyr Zelensky, an actor best known for playing a president on television, appears to have decisively won Ukraine’s presidency.
Tags: Elections, News, Ukraine, Poroshenko, Politics And Government, Petro Olekseyevich, Volodymyr, Volodymyr Zelensky, Zelensky


Ukraine Election: Comedian Trounces President, Exit Poll Shows

Volodymyr Zelensky, an actor best known for playing a president on television, appears to have decisively won Ukraine’s presidency.
Tags: Elections, News, Ukraine, Poroshenko, Politics And Government, Petro Olekseyevich, Volodymyr, Volodymyr Zelensky, Zelensky


Ukraine Election: Comedian Trounces Incumbent President, Exit Poll Shows

Volodymyr Zelensky, an actor best known for playing a president on television, appears to have decisively won Ukraine’s presidency.
Tags: Elections, News, Ukraine, Poroshenko, Politics And Government, Petro Olekseyevich, Volodymyr, Volodymyr Zelensky, Zelensky


For Palestinian Families, ‘No Light at the End of the Tunnel’

The re-election of Benjamin Netanyahu, shortly after he vowed to apply Israeli sovereignty over the West Bank, was the latest blow to Palestinian aspirations for a state.
Tags: Elections, News, West Bank, Hamas, Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinians, Netanyahu, Benjamin, Fatah, Al, Palestinian Authority, Politics And Government, United States Politics and Government, Families and Family Life


Here’s a list of San Fernando Valley Neighborhood Councils holding board elections starting April 27

Here is a list of neighborhood council holding board elections in the San Fernando Valley. Check the websites for stakeholders qualification and rules for voting. Some neighborhood councils require stakeholder verification documentation. By the way, neighborhood councils are advisory boards to LA City Councilmembers.   APRIL 27   Pacoima Neighborhood Council: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Pacoima City Hall, 13520 Van Nuys Blvd.  www.pacoimanc.com; bit.ly/2UnsyUt Arleta Neighborhood Council: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Bra...
Tags: Elections, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Winnetka, San Fernando Valley, North Hollywood, Faith Presbyterian Church, West Hills, Vallarta Supermarket, Top Stories LADN, Tampa Ave Northridge, Van Nuys Blvd Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles Fire Department Station, Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council


Israel’s Ultra-Orthodox Parties Embrace Technology and Emerge Stronger

The rabbis’ instructions ruled the day in the country’s recent parliamentary elections. Now, the politicians are preparing for a clash over state and religion.
Tags: Elections, News, Israel, West Bank, Netanyahu, Benjamin, United Torah Judaism, Politics And Government, Rabbis, Jews and Judaism, Legislatures and Parliaments, Voting and Voters, Western Wall (Jerusalem, Likud Party (Israel, Shas Party (Israel, Blue and White (Israeli Political Party


Ukraine Election: Comedian Dismissed by President Is Favored to Get Last Laugh

Volodomyr Zelensky is blessed with the talents that seem to count in politics now: a flair for grabbing attention with little concern for the details.
Tags: Elections, News, Ukraine, Poroshenko, Politics And Government, Petro Olekseyevich, Volodomyr Zelensky


Comedian Dismissed by Ukraine’s Leader Is Favored to Get Last Laugh in Presidential Vote

Volodomyr Zelensky is blessed with the talents that seem to count in politics now: a flair for grabbing attention with little concern for the details.
Tags: Elections, News, Ukraine, Poroshenko, Politics And Government, Petro Olekseyevich, Volodomyr Zelensky




Russians Breached Florida County Computers Before 2016 Election, Mueller Report Says

Investigators say at least one county government was penetrated, and malware was planted at a Florida maker of election devices. The state says the elections “were not hacked.”
Tags: Florida, Elections, News, Illinois, Mueller, Florida County, Cyberattacks and Hackers, Robert S III, VR Systems, GRU (Russia


What We Know So Far From the Mueller Report

The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, investigated Russian election interference, ties to the Trump campaign and possible presidential obstruction of justice. His report has been released.
Tags: Elections, News, Russia, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Comey, Mueller, Barr, Rosenstein, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, James B, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rod J


Mueller Report Live Updates: 10 Episodes of Possible Obstruction Examined

The redacted report by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, has been released. He investigated Russian election interference, any ties to the Trump campaign and possible presidential obstruction of justice.
Tags: Elections, News, Russia, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Comey, Mueller, Barr, Rosenstein, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, James B, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rod J


Mueller Report Live Updates: Barr Delivers Vigorous Defense of Trump

The redacted report by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, covers his investigation into Russian election interference, any ties to the Trump campaign and possible presidential obstruction.
Tags: Elections, News, Russia, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Comey, Mueller, Barr, Rosenstein, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, James B, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rod J


Indonesian President Joko Widodo Declares Victory in Re-Election Campaign

The Election Commission is required to release official results by May 22
Tags: Elections, News, Indonesia, Uncategorized, Joko Widodo, Election Commission, Onetime


Mueller Report Will Soon Be Released: Live Updates ¶

The redacted report by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, covers his investigation into Russian election interference, any ties to the Trump campaign and possible presidential obstruction.
Tags: Elections, News, Russia, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Comey, Mueller, Barr, Rosenstein, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, James B, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rod J


What to Watch For Today in the Redacted Mueller Report

The report by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, covers his investigation into Russian election interference, any ties to the Trump campaign and possible presidential obstruction.
Tags: Elections, News, Russia, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Comey, Mueller, Barr, Rosenstein, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, James B, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rod J




Twitter takes down tweets by Yogi Adityanath on the Election Commission’s order

Twitter has taken down two communal tweets by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on the Election Commission’s orders, reports the Economic Times. Posted on April 5, the tweets equated the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) with the ‘green virus’. The IUML had approached... ...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, Twitter, Elections, News, Internet, Social Media, Economic Times, Uttar Pradesh, Election Commission, Indian Union Muslim League, Yogi Adityanath, Lok Sabha Elections 2019, IUML


ShareChat has removed 54K accounts and nearly 5 lakh pieces of content since February

ShareChat, a social media platform that hosts content in 14 Indian languages, said on Wednesday that it has removed more than 487,000 pieces of content and 54,404 accounts since February for violating its community guidelines and terms of use. The company’s announcement came a day before the second... ...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, Facebook, Twitter, Elections, News, Internet, Government, Social Media, Whatsapp, Policy, Content, Content Moderation, Fake News, Tiktok, ShareChat


A TV Character Running for President? Crazy!

The Ukrainian candidate Volodymyr Zelensky is hardly the first entertainer to get into politics — and he just might win.
Tags: Elections, News, Ukraine, Poroshenko, Politics And Government, Petro Olekseyevich, Democracy (Theory and Philosophy, Volodymyr, Volodymyr Zelensky, Zelensky


Bernie Sanders outraised every other Democrat in North Carolina

One major tactical consideration for Democrats in selecting their candidate for the 2020 presidential election is whether that candidate can garner support in flippable red states, like North Carolina: that's why it's so important that Bernie Sanders outraised every other would-be Democrat nominee in NC this year, bringing in $48,000 (his nearest competitor, Pete Buttigieg, raised $32K, while Kamala Harris raised $29K and Elizabeth Warren raised $20K) (I am a donor to both the Sanders and Warre...
Tags: Post, Elections, News, Elizabeth Warren, Democrats, Warren, North Carolina, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, NC, Gage Skidmore, Pete Buttigieg, 2020 Tsunami


Indonesia’s President, Joko Widodo, Takes Lead in Early Voting Returns

Mr. Widodo is being challenged by Prabowo Subianto, the former general he defeated five years ago.
Tags: Elections, News, Indonesia, Joko Widodo, Widodo, Prabowo Subianto


Modi’s Campaign of Fear and Prejudice

India’s prime minister is seeking re-election by stoking fear among the Hindu majority of the potential dangers posed by the country’s Muslims and Pakistan.
Tags: Elections, News, India, Terrorism, Discrimination, Hindu, Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party, Religion and Belief, Politics And Government, Indian National Congress, Caste Systems


Indonesia’s President, Joko Widodo, Leads in Unofficial Voting Returns

Mr. Widodo is being challenged by Prabowo Subianto, the former general he defeated five years ago.
Tags: Elections, News, Indonesia, Joko Widodo, Widodo, Prabowo Subianto


Is This the End of the Line for Nationalism in Australia?

If this political moment lasts, the country’s conservative movement could be transformed.
Tags: Elections, News, Australia, New Zealand, Christchurch, Morrison, Liberal Party (Australia, Scott (1968-, Attack (March 2019


On the eve of a contentious election, Twitter suspends the accounts of progressive activists

Today, Alberta is having one of its bitterest, hardest-fought elections, with far-right/xenophobic elements on the upswing through the United Conservative Party, led by Jason Kenney, who has been awfully cavalier about the white nationalists in his party. On the literal eve of the election, Twitter suddenly -- and without explanation -- removed the accounts of many prominent progressive activists who'd been campaigning against the UCP. My money is on the Twitter suspension system being ga...
Tags: Twitter, Post, Elections, News, Nazis, Cambodia, Alberta, Calgary, Lee, Careful What You Wish For, Jason Kenney, White Nationalism, Cdnpol, United Conservative Party, No Platforming, Nazi Dice-lawyers From Hell