How Independent candidates will change Kenya’s politics after this year’s elections :: Kenya

The August 8 General Election, unlike the political parties’ primaries, will be won in two levels. Level one, is the presidential election which carries the highest political premium. Level two, is the numbers attained in the bicameral legislative houses. Although a presidential win is critical, to have numbers in the legislative houses is equally crucial, […]

22 candidates file to run for 3rd Congressional District seat vacated by Chaffetz

Please enable Javascript to watch this video SALT LAKE CITY — 15-4-2-1 Those aren’t lucky lottery numbers, they are candidates for the Third Congressional District seat being vacated by Congressman Jason Chaffetz. Fifteen Republicans, 4 Democrats, 2 Independent American and 1 Libertarian candidate have filed their papers to run for the vacancy. On the last […]

Assembly Committee Blocks Dam Inspection Mandate, Political Contribution Limit

A California Assembly committee has shelved nearly 200 bills for the year, including efforts to toughen penalties for sex offenses and ban unlimited campaign contributions from political parties to candidates. The sidelining of the measures came as the Assembly Appropriations Committee dispensed with its “suspense file” – the legislative limbo where measures found to have […]

Akel sets procedures for presidential candidate in motion

Akel sets procedures for presidential candidate in motion – Cyprus Mail By continuing to use the Cyprus Mail, you agree to the use of cookies. more information Accept The cookie settings on this website are set to “allow cookies” to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without […]

Corruption case snares lobbyist at the center of Arizona power politics

CLOSE THE GAGGLE: TALKING POLITICS EVERY WEEK WITH THE AZCENTRAL.COM TEAMThe Gaggle: McCain Trump feud, Ducey’s veto pen and Phoenix city hall | 4:25 The Arizona Republic’s politics team discusses the ongoing McCain/Trump feud, Gov. Ducey’s veto pen on recent legislation and drama in Phoenix City Hall. 1 of 15 CLOSE THE GAGGLE: TALKING POLITICS […]

Morris freeholder candidate Nic Platt out-raises trio of rivals for $25K seat

Buy Photo From left, the candidates running for a Morris County freeholder seat in the June 6 Republican primary are Heather Darling of Roxbury, Nicolas Platt of Harding, Mike Crispi of Hanover, and Dave Scapicchio of Mount Olive.(Photo: Peggy Wright/Daily Record)Buy Photo Morris County freeholder candidate Nicolas Platt has loaned his campaign $101,000 in seeking […]

In Georgia, Democrats feel the pressure to finally win

Democrats have taken heart from three recent special elections, where a troika of candidates fell short of victory but still racked up votes in longtime Republicans districts. But another moral victory won’t cut it next time. In the wake of a defeat in Montana, Democrats are facing real pressure to win a showdown next month […]

The Latest: 22 candidates vying for US Rep. Chaffetz’s seat

The Latest on the candidates for U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz’s seat in Utah (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Nearly two dozen candidates are competing for the Utah congressional seat that U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz will soon vacate. State lawmakers and a mayor are among those expected to lead the packed field that met Friday’s filing […]