Tag: Election

POLITICS

Biden Calls For Stance Against The Lukashenka Regime

The President of the U.S. Joe Biden has called for action against the Lukashenka regime viewing it as undemocratic and illegitimate. Mr. Biden said the people of Belarus were prevented from letting “their voices heard and shape their own future through that most basic expression of democracy—an election.” He further said, “The Lukashenka regime perpetrated election fraud, followed by a […]

COMMENTARY

Is The PNP Suffering From Myopia?

If a fix is suggested for the PNP, the assumption is that one understands the problem that needs to be corrected, at least papered over so that the party can squeak by as the winner in a soon-to-be-called election. There then is the rub. The problem, whatever the problem is, requires not so much an inconvenient solution as a necessary […]

POLITICS

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Send Packing

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was ousted from office on a slim vote margin on Sunday when Israeli lawmakers voted to install a new government. Netanyahu’s 12-year run as the head of the country ended when Israel’s parliament approved a new power-sharing government. According to The New York Times, the votes showed 60-59 with one abstention, which was enough to […]

EDITORIAL

Don’t Bet Against Trump For A Next White House Run

It’s early days yet to talk about another Presidential run for Donald J. Trump, but as they say on this side of the pond, nothing is off the table. In the 2020 general election, Donald Trump won more than 70 million votes, the second-highest total in American history. Nationally, he has more than a 47% share of the vote, winning […]

POLITICS

‘Big Guns’ Roll Into Georgia For Epic Showdown Battle

The battle in the runoff elections for Georgia’s two U.S. Senate seats is getting hotter as out of state political head honchos march into town. Sen. Rick Scott recently appeared at a rally in Forsyth County, supporting Republican Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler. His visit followed that of Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., who appeared at a packed event with […]

NEWS

Dr. Ralph Gonsalves Five Election Wins On The Trot

The Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines Dr. Ralph Gonsalves made history by leading his party the Unity Labor Party to the fifth consecutive term in office. Preliminary figures released by the Electoral Office showed that the ULP had won nine of the 15 seats in the parliament. This was an increase of three seats on the previous […]

POLITICS

Biden Leads In 2020 National Polls

According to press reports, poll numbers have shown Former Vice-President leading U.S. President Donald Trump by double digits. The latest Real Clear Politics national polls show Biden ahead by 10%, sixteen days before people vote in the November 3rd election. At the moment, polls in the battleground states are in favor of Joe Biden. The polls suggest Mr. Biden has big leads […]

NEWS

Trump Continues To Turn Up The Heat Under Cuba

President Donald Trump recently announced new sanctions on Cuba restricting imports of Cuban rum and cigars and banning Americans from staying at properties owned by the Cuban government. The latest move comes as the U.S. President seeks to lock in the Cuban American vote in the key battleground state of Florida before the November 3 general election. Trump won Florida […]

NEWS

President Trump Won’t Commit To Transfer Of Power

President Donald Trump, when asked recently by a reporter at a White House press conference, whether he would commit to a peaceful transfer of power should he lose the November election to his Democratic challenger Joe Biden said: “We’re going to have to see what happens,” Trump said. “You know that I have been complaining very strongly about the ballots […]

POLITICS

Trump Thinks 2020 Election Result Will End Up In The Supreme Court

President Trump has said he thinks the results of the 2020 election will end up at the Supreme Court. Following remarks about ballot fraud, Trump was asked if that’s why he wanted to appoint a Supreme Court before the election. “I think this will end up in the Supreme Court. And I think it’s important we have nine justices,” Trump […]