National Electoral Calendar 2012

This national electoral calendar for the year 2012 lists the national/federal direct elections held in 2012 in the de jure and de facto sovereign states and their dependent territories. By-elections are excluded, though national referendums are included.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_electoral_calendar_2012

Presidential Election in Chaotic Guinea-Bissau Could Resolve Political Impasse

After weeks of political turmoil including violent protests, an alleged coup attempt and the...

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Somali official: 2020 could see first election in 50 years

Security Council on Thursday that 2020 is “a pivotal year” for the country whose citizens have been denied the right to political participation for 50 years and are hoping for an election ...

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BJP will find it difficult to retain power in Zilla Parishad | Nagpur News - Times of India

Nagpur: After a long wait, election to Nagpur Zilla Parishad (ZP) has been finally declared. It will...

discovered 4 months ago on The Times of India
Opinion | The Campaign Data Arms Race

By 2012 Democrats dominated the data battlefield, using more-advanced tools to pinpoint 15 million swing voters vital to President Obama’s re-election.

discovered 4 months ago on The Wall Street Journal
Does fusion actually matter on Election Day?

Fusion voting is so central to New York's third parties that much of the recent debate incorrectly conflates the practice with unrelated activities...

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UK businesses slip into deepest downturn since 2016 in Nov - flash PMIs

British business suffered its deepest downturn since mid-2016 this month as the approach of a...

discovered 4 months ago on Reuters via Yahoo News UK
Guinea-Bissau to pick president after years of chaos

Sweeping through the capital Bissau during the campaign, the convoys blare the names of the candidates through loudspeakers, while giant election banners...

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Iowa's 2012 election problem a window into ongoing voter dysfunction, county auditor contends

A spokesman for Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate, a...disputed the contention by Linn County...

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What Happens to Washington D.C. Tourism During an Election Year?

When it comes to business travel, things become a little more complex in an election year. Though...

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Analysis | Older voters really like Joe Biden. That’s good news and bad news for him.

To understand this, Biden can look to the experience of Hillary Clinton when she was the Democratic...

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Milwaukee Mayor Barrett to Seek Fifth Term in Office

Barrett says he is running for a fifth term in office. Barrett made the announcement Wednesday but he has long been expected to seek another term. The Milwaukee native was a key player in the ...

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In testy exchanges on race, Cory Booker says black Democrats are tired of being taken for granted

The senator, who pointed out his own black identity to the audience, joined mixed-race African American Sen. Kamala Harris of California when he said black voters are tired of politicians stumping ...

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Japan's Abe Becomes Longest Serving PM as Scandal Allegations Persist

Abe, 65, who served his first term for just one year before quitting in 2007, made a comeback in...

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Who's running for president in 2020?

Following Democrats' sweeping victories in the House of Representatives during the 2018 midterm elections, many in the party were eagerly anticipating...

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Lib Dems suspend candidate 'who made anti-Semitic remarks online'

The decision to suspend Mr Rafiq came as the Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson published the...

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Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg spar over experience to serve as president

Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg traded barbs over their respective resumes , with the Minnesota...

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Trump Invites ‘Woke’ Black Voters to New Group: Campaign Update

President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign is directing supporters to text the word “woke” to a...

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Analysis | How Russia weaponized social media, got caught and escaped consequences

Mark Zuckerberg’s statement did not age well. At this point, it’s old news that Russia tried to...

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General election: Voters care more about the environment than the economy, poll finds

Voters are more concerned about the environment ahead of this election than at any time in the past,...

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Why 16 and 17-year-olds deserve the right to vote

The 2017 general election was a defining moment for young people’s engagement with politics, with the highest youth turnout since 1992. Every indication...

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Election creates caution | Business | Journal Gazette

While the 2020 presidential election is still a year away, some business owners see their customers...

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Election Coverage Staffing Update

Eric Marrapodi will lead NPR's live coverage of special events for the 2020 election.

discovered 4 months ago on NPR
Suspended Plaid member apologises for anti-Semitism

Ms Al-Faifi appeared in Plaid Cymru's party political broadcast for the general election, which aired on BBC Wales, ITV Wales and S4C on Thursday. She...

discovered 4 months ago on BBC News
Bonds, Kent seeking gains in Hall of Fame vote

’ election to the Baseball Hall of Fame has slowed in recent years, but the home run king will look to gain more traction among the Baseball Writers’...

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US Voters with neurotic tendencies voted for Donald Trump, study finds

Belt' - pictured is a rally in Michigan Researchers found a link between regions with higher levels...

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An Inconclusive 2020 Election Night Is Already Looming

In several states where voting by mail is either the only or a major form of casting ballots, and...

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Presented by Fisher Investments: Election Analysis; Bernie vs. Liz; 2012 Revisited |...

The political establishment was neither shocked, as it would be four years later, nor exhilarated,...

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What's to stop me voting as someone else?

In England the deadline to apply for a postal vote in December's general election is 17:00 GMT on 26 November. You must make sure you are registered to...

discovered 4 months ago on BBC News
General election: Where the major parties stand on women’s issues

The forthcoming general election holds the power to determine more than whether Britain exits the...

discovered 4 months ago on The Independent via Yahoo News UK
Inside AVL: Mark Meadows, gerrymandering and what you should know

Rep. Mark Meadows, a far-right conservative known nationally for his vocal support of President...

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Republicans used to ignore Trump’s resorts. Now they’re spending millions.

In total, nearly 200 campaigns and political groups — virtually all conservative — have spent more...

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Election unknowns give some businesses pause

While the 2020 presidential election is still a year away, some business owners see their customers already becoming more cautious because of the...

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Britain's Jewish communities are uneasy about Jeremy Corbyn winning the election

As a Britain paralyzed by Brexit heads towards its third generalelection in five years, the...

discovered 4 months ago on Newsweek
The election losers who keep coming back for more

"I've spoken to some of the other candidates and they're quite keen to have me there," she says. "I'm no threat, I just add a bit of pink." The...

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Fed Likely to Defy History With Rates Steady Through Elections

Rather than keeping its head down, the Fed has changed policy in one direction or another in each of...

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