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John Robert Blakey, federal judge, rules Obama presidential center construction can proceed

CHICAGO — Plans to build Barack Obama’s $ 500 million presidential center in a lakefront Chicago park can move forward, a federal judge said Tuesday, adding that a written ruling dismissing a park advocacy group’s lawsuit would follow. After [...]

Trump vs. the Swamp’s Standards of ‘Presidential Fitness’.

Tweet reddit Whatsapp Email Share Share Print Some day Donald Trump is petty and egotistical. Others note his own subordinates war against him. For many, he has joined the swamp on guns, crime, and budgets. Famously, some of his greatest [...]

Algeria Cancels Presidential Election, Setting Up New Impasse

Hence the decision Sunday by the council, operating under the sway of the all-powerful army chief of staff, Ahmed Gaïd Salah. Still, the interim president rejected by the street and installed with Mr. Bouteflika’s blessing, Abdelkader Bensalah, [...]

Democratic presidential hopefuls to woo California activists

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Democratic presidential hopefuls have descended on California for a weekend gathering of thousands of party activists. Fourteen candidates including home state Sen. Kamala Harris and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are [...]

Violence Erupts in Indonesia’s Capital in Wake of Presidential Election Results

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The police in Jakarta, Indonesia’s capital, have clashed with demonstrators as protests over the newly announced results of the April presidential election unraveled into violence. The city’s governor, Anies [...]

South Africa begins voting in presidential, parliamentary elections amid issues of corruption, unemp

JOHANNESBURG (AP) – South Africa begins voting in presidential, parliamentary elections amid issues of corruption, unemployment. Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy The Washington Times [...]

Want to Fix Presidential Elections? Here’s the Quickest Way.

Edward B. Foley, an Ohio State University law professor, is the author of Presidential Elections and Majority Rule, to be published later this year by Oxford University Press. */ ]]> When Senator Elizabeth Warren recently called for [...]

Joe Biden 2020 presidential campaign frustrates women at She the People forum

HOUSTON — A group of 2020 hopefuls that included two black candidates, four women and a Latino man spent three hours Wednesday making the case to a room full of black women for why they should be the Democratic presidential nominee. By Thursday, [...]

Seth Moulton, military vet, joins 2020 presidential race

BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton is the latest Democrat to jump in the race for the White House. The Massachusetts lawmaker and Iraq War veteran made the announcement on his website Monday. Moulton first came to prominence in 2014 when [...]

Ukraine’s presidential vote pits comedian against incumbent

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Polls have opened in Ukraine’s presidential runoff pitting the incumbent against a comedian who plays the role of Ukraine’s president in a TV sitcom. Opinion surveys ahead of Sunday’s vote have shown President [...]