'Voters are fed up': will Arizona's suburbs abandon the party of Trump?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In the agonizing days after the 2018 election, Christine Marsh, a Democratic candidate for state Senate in a traditionally Republican suburban Phoenix district, watched her opponent’s lead dwindle to Läs mer…

Joe Biden says Donald Trump's rallies are 'spreading more than the virus' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Democratic presidential candidate has slammed the president’s campaign rallies, saying they are spreading more than just Covid-19 – they are dividing the nation politically. ’Donald Trump just had a super-spreader Läs mer…

US election 2020: signs of record turnout as candidates make final push through swing states – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Live feed Show 12.35am EDT00:35 Hello and welcome to our round-the-clock coverage of the 2020 US elections. More than 80m Americans have already cast their ballots, according to the Läs mer…

The polls point to a Biden victory but can they be trusted this time?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Although polling averages gave Clinton the edge over Trump in 2016 there are significant differences in the evidence today For months, activists and Democratic party officials have been telling Läs mer…

God and the GOP: will conservative evangelicals stay loyal to Trump? – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In 2016, white evangelicals made up a quarter of all US voters. And 81% of them voted for Donald Trump. Oliver Laughland and Tom Silverstone head to the pivotal Läs mer…

Israeli zeal for second Trump term matched by Palestinian enmity

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Anyone in any doubt about Benjamin Netanyahu’s preferred candidate in the US presidential election need only visit his personal Twitter account. Right at the top, behind the headshot of Läs mer…

US supreme court deals setback to Republicans over mail-in voting in key states

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Court decision allows extension of absentee ballot deadlines in swing states of Pennsylvania and North Carolina The US supreme court has rejected a last-minute plea from Pennsylvania Republicans to Läs mer…

'Who the hell elected you?' Big tech CEOs grilled in US Senate hearing – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Republican and Democrat lawmakers grill the CEOs of tech giants Twitter, Facebook and Google in a hearing about a federal law protecting internet companies from legal liability for content Läs mer…

Anonymous Trump critic revealed to be ex-homeland security chief of staff

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Miles Taylor, who wrote article and subsequent book, claimed there was ‘a quiet resistance’ within the administration US politics – live updates The identity of Anonymous, a Trump official Läs mer…

Republicans use congressional hearing to berate tech CEOs and claim Trump is 'censored'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Republican lawmakers berated the CEOs of Twitter, Facebook and Google in a hearing that was ostensibly about a federal law protecting internet companies but mostly focused on how those Läs mer…

US blocking selection of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to be next head of WTO

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The US is blocking the appointment of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next head of the World Trade Organisation despite the former Nigerian finance minister winning the overwhelming backing of Läs mer…

Ice Cube and 50 Cent highlight conservative faction among Black, male voters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; After Ice Cube garnered headlines for his tweets announcing a collaboration with the Trump administration on what was called a Platinum Plan for Black America, the hip-hop mogul faced Läs mer…

Drag Race stars get political: 'People were like, you queens should stick to wigs and makeup'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Drag and activism have always gone hand in hand. In June 1969, Marsha P Johnson, a Black drag performer reputedly threw the first brick in the Stonewall uprising in Läs mer…

Could the 2020 US election really be decided by the supreme court?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump has said ‘I think this will end up in the supreme court’ – but the most likely scenario is that voters alone will decide the election Like Babe Läs mer…

Could the 2020 US election really be decided by the supreme court?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump has said ‘I think this will end up in the supreme court’ – but the most likely scenario is that voters alone will decide the election Like Babe Läs mer…

If Biden wins what would the first 100 days of his presidency look like?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; If Joe Biden wins the 2020 US election against Donald Trump next week, the new president-elect will face enormous pressures to implement a laundry list of priorities on a Läs mer…

Trump says Covid numbers 'way down' as US passes 226,000 deaths – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; President Donald Trump says Covid-19 cases in the US are ’way down’ despite nearly half a million people contracting the virus in the country over the last seven days, Läs mer…

US election 2020: more than 70m Americans have voted early – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Voter turnout could reach highest levels in more than a century ‘He’s jealous of Covid’s media coverage’: Obama ridicules Trump Democrats urge voters to hand-deliver ballots to beat court Läs mer…

'Already broken': US election unlikely to change relations with Russia

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Expects say little prospect for improvement, regardless of whether Joe Biden or Donald Trump wins After four years in which the Kremlin loomed large over US politics, the topics Läs mer…

We thought Reagan was the devil – then came Trump. America, we're rooting for you

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Veep writer Ian Martin once raged against the Gipper. Forty years later, the US is saddled with a human cronut Dear America, HEY! How you guys doing? Longtime British Läs mer…

'Let me finish': John Bolton clashes with BBC journalist Emily Maitlis over Trump – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; John Bolton, a former national security adviser to the Trump administration, gets into heated exchanges with BBC Newsnight’s Emily Maitlis over why he did not appear at Donald Trump’s Läs mer…

Donald Trump's campaign investigating 'attack' on website

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; [embedded content] Donald Trump’s campaign says its website was “defaced” on Tuesday evening, and that it is working with law enforcement to investigate the source of what it called Läs mer…

'Thank you for all the love': Melania Trump returns to campaign after Covid diagnosis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Melania Trump returned to the campaign trail on Tuesday afternoon, a week before election day and nearly a month after her positive test for coronavirus. The first lady, a Läs mer…

Obama mocks Trump: 'He’s jealous of Covid’s media coverage' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Former US president Barack Obama mocked Donald Trump at an election rally for Joe Biden in Florida. Obama criticised his successor’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, noting that Trump Läs mer…

US embassy warns Colombian politicians not to get involved in US elections

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The American embassy in Bogotá has warned Colombian politicians to “avoid getting involved” in the US election, amid a growing row over allegations that far-right lawmakers from the South Läs mer…

A Trump win or a disputed result are Canadians' worst fears

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Before every US presidential election, a few disgruntled Americans can be relied on to promise that they’ll move to Canada if the results don’t go their way. Canadians watch Läs mer…

The Arizona county that could decide the future of Trump – and America

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; For years, Carlos Garcia would grab his bullhorn each afternoon and head downtown to the office of Joe Arpaio, the brash, hardline, anti-immigrant Maricopa county sheriff who became known Läs mer…

Amy Coney Barrett confirmed as Democrats warn of affront to democracy – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Key events Show 1.25am EDT01:25 Barrett reaction: ’They have lied, cheated, and compromised democracy’ Live feed Show 1.30am EDT01:30 Joe Biden has been coy about whether he would support Läs mer…

Wisconsin can't count mail-in ballots received after election day, supreme court rules

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The US supreme court has sided with Republicans to prevent Wisconsin from counting mail-in ballots that are received after election day. In a 5-3 ruling, the justices on Monday Läs mer…

Amy Coney Barrett confirmed to supreme court in major victory for US conservatives

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The US Senate has confirmed Amy Coney Barrett to the supreme court, delivering Donald Trump a huge but partisan victory just eight days before the election and locking in Läs mer…

Amy Coney Barrett is a constitutional ‘originalist’ – but what does it mean?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett as a supreme court justice marks the advent of a bedrock conservative majority on the court that analysts expect to influence American life Läs mer…

Does mail-in voting lead to fraud – and does it help Democrats? The facts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The 2020 presidential election is already unlike any other America has ever seen. So far, 61 million people have voted early – either to avoid long lines or Covid-19 Läs mer…

CBS releases footage of Trump walking out of 60 Minutes interview

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US president halts recording after question about his use of social media and name-calling US politics live – the latest updates Footage of the US president abruptly walking out Läs mer…

Trump plans new White House event for Amy Coney Barrett swearing-in

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump was planning on Monday to dismiss public health concerns and hold a swearing-in ceremony within hours of Amy Coney Barrett’s expected Senate confirmation to the supreme court. Läs mer…

How Texas went from low voter turnout to nation's top early voting state

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; From coronavirus concerns to changing demographics of new voters, a record number of people have voted in a state known for voter suppression tactics “Donald Trump needs to be Läs mer…

Barack Obama recalls epic battle for healthcare law in excerpt from memoir

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; An advance chapter from Barack Obama’s first memoir of his White House years, published on Monday by the New Yorker, takes readers inside the epic political battle behind the Läs mer…

Why Biden calls Trump a 'climate arsonist' – video explainer

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Humanity is said to have just 10 years left to start seriously tackling the climate crisis before passing the point of no return with multiple-degree temperature increases, rising sea Läs mer…

Film-maker Alexandra Pelosi: 'I think phones are more dangerous than guns'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; America is, as the refrain goes, divided. This has been demonstrated empirically, with evidence on America’s increasing political polarization, and anecdotally, if you’ve lived in America for the past Läs mer…

Twitter suspends accounts for posing as Black Trump supporters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US elections 2020 Company reports spam and platform manipulation by accounts containing identical language The Twitter accounts sometimes claimed to belong to veterans or law enforcement. Photograph: Ricardo Arduengo/Reuters Läs mer…

Michigan terror plot: why rightwing extremists are thriving on Facebook

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Michigan terror plot: why rightwing extremists are thriving on Facebook The platform provides tools for radicalization and coordinated violence, and critics say it’s been slow to ban dangerous Läs mer…