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By Elizabeth Drew - May 14,2016
The contests to decide the nominees of America’s two main political parties, the Democrats and the Republicans, for the presidential election are all but over.That leaves both parties facing the challenge of reuniting for the fall campaign — a feat that will be much harder to pul
By Elizabeth Drew - May 07,2016
Whatever becomes of his candidacy — whether he wins the Republican Party’s nomination or is even elected president of the United States — Americans and the rest of the world will be wondering for a long time how the phenomenon of Donald Trump happened.They are already doing so.Th
By Elizabeth Drew - Feb 27,2016
Being Hillary Clinton, one of the most celebrated women in the world, holder of some of the highest offices in American politics and possibly the next president of the United States, has had more than its share of agony.Widely regarded a year ago as a shoo-in for the Democratic P
By Elizabeth Drew - Jan 15,2016
If you find America’s presidential election campaign puzzling, you probably have a better grasp of it than those who are willing to predict an outcome.At this point, with both major parties set to choose their nominees in state-level primary elections or caucuses, there can be no
By Elizabeth Drew - Sep 19,2015
As Republicans and Democrats go through the long process of selecting a nominee for next year’s presidential election, both parties face the same question: Will the anti-establishment — even anti-political — mood now dominating the contest last?For once, Labour Day (the first Mon
By Elizabeth Drew - Aug 22,2015
Those having troublemaking sense of the American presidential election need not worry. It doesn’t make sense.
By Elizabeth Drew - Mar 17,2015
Shortly after America’s Republican Party trounced the Democrats and gained control of the Senate in last November’s midterm congressional elections, Mitch McConnell, the new Senate majority leader, appealed to his colleagues not to be “scary”, but to be &l



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