ELECTION

California, New Jersey Republicans concedes, Utah representative sues

California, New Jersey Republicans concedes, Utah representative sues

Published 15/11/2018

(Reuters) - A Republican U.S. representative of Utah who is trailing her Democratic challenger filed a lawsuit on Wednesday seeking to halt vote counting while [more…]

Buy, sell or hold: Ten ways to trade the U.S. election

Buy, sell or hold: Ten ways to trade the U.S. election

Published 05/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Buy the dollar but sell FAANGs, buy real estate and machinery, but sell the overall market. Or, do nothing at all. [more…]

Trump, Obama tout clashing visions of U.S. as elections near

Trump, Obama tout clashing visions of U.S. as elections near

Published 05/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Barack Obama made dueling election appearances on Sunday, offering sharply different views on the country’s problems but [more…]

Non-stop ads and robocalls: welcome to America’s costliest election

Non-stop ads and robocalls: welcome to America’s costliest election

Published 05/11/2018

PALMDALE, Calif. (Reuters) - Wendy Burke has had enough. Campaign advertisements bombard her favorite TV shows. Dozens of election pamphlets fill her mailbox. Every day, [more…]

Hacking allegation shows peril of Georgia Republican’s twin…

Hacking allegation shows peril of Georgia Republican’s twin…

Published 05/11/2018

(Reuters) - The Republican candidate in Georgia’s governor’s race, who also oversees the state’s elections, accused Democrats on Sunday of trying to hack voter registration [more…]

Ready for a fight: Voter enthusiasm surges among U.S. Hispanics

Ready for a fight: Voter enthusiasm surges among U.S. Hispanics

Published 04/11/2018

(Reuters) - Hispanics are more interested in voting this year than in the last U.S. congressional midterm elections in 2014 and their enthusiasm outpaces that [more…]

Democrats’ road to controlling U.S. House runs through Pennsylvania

Democrats’ road to controlling U.S. House runs through Pennsylvania

Published 04/11/2018

SEWICKLEY, Pa. (Reuters) - Donald Trump’s stunning 2016 White House win got a major boost from sagging Democratic enthusiasm in Pennsylvania, but now the party [more…]

Trump touts economy, Georgia sees racist calls as U.S. vote nears

Trump touts economy, Georgia sees racist calls as U.S. vote nears

Published 04/11/2018

PENSACOLA, Fl./ATLANTA (Reuters) - President Donald Trump touted U.S. economic growth and painted a grim picture on immigration in rallies with Republican candidates before Tuesday’s [more…]

Obama warns against fear, Trump touts economy on campaign trail

Obama warns against fear, Trump touts economy on campaign trail

Published 03/11/2018

INDIANAPOLIS/MIAMI (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Barack Obama warned on Friday against rhetoric he said was meant to sow fear as he campaigned in support [more…]

‘Cool to vote’: Hollywood election telethon aims to get youth to polls

‘Cool to vote’: Hollywood election telethon aims to get youth to polls

Published 03/11/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hollywood celebrities will make a push next week to urge young people to the polls in Tuesday’s U.S. elections, when control [more…]