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Who Cares Which Democrat Comes Out on Top?

Who Cares Which Democrat Comes Out on Top?

December 28, 2018

By Andrew Levine / Counterpunch. The new Congress will not be sworn in until after the New Year, but, at long last, the results of the 2018 midterm elections are finalized and certified. It looked good for Democrats from the moment the polls closed on Election Day; it looks even better now. The “blue wave”…

Campaign Finance Reform

January 22, 2014
Briffault: Private wealth of individuals and spending by super PACs, not just for-profit corporations, are spending huge sums in electoral politics

Honduras

December 8, 2013
In the absence of a trustworthy process, those who took power by force in 2009 will stay in power

Toronto police confirm existence of crack cocaine video; mayor dismisses calls for his resignation

November 2, 2013

Police investigation finds video consistent with existing media reports and leads to extortion charge of mayor’s friend and driver, Sandro Lisi

High Turnout, Rise of Centrist Candidates Mark Iran Pres. Election

June 15, 2013

Farideh Farhi: Despite voter anger in 2009, Iranians took to the polls in high numbers and strongly supported moderate candidates in initial results

Six Candidates Square Off For Iranian Presidential Elections

June 14, 2013

Arang Keshavarzian: Opposition candidates, media and bloggers restricted by Iranian government during presidential election