Presidential Elections

Poland’s prime minister sees fast economic recovery

Poland’s prime minister sees fast economic recovery

Published 22/06/2020

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland’s Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Monday he expects the country’s economy to recover quickly from the damage caused by the [more…]

TikTok users, K-pop fans say they helped sabotage Trump rally with false registrations

TikTok users, K-pop fans say they helped sabotage Trump rally with false registrations

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - TikTok users and fans of Korean pop music took partial credit for inflating attendance expectations at a less-than-full arena at President Donald Trump’s [more…]

Tom Petty family tells Trump not to use late rock star’s songs for ‘campaign of hate’

Tom Petty family tells Trump not to use late rock star’s songs for ‘campaign of hate’

Published 21/06/2020

(Reuters) - Tom Petty’s family slammed President Donald Trump for using the late rock star’s hit “I Won’t Back Down” at his sparsely attended rally [more…]

White House’s Navarro ‘never heard’ Trump ask China’s Xi for help winning election

White House’s Navarro ‘never heard’ Trump ask China’s Xi for help winning election

Published 21/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Sunday said he was in the room with President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi [more…]

Trump slams protests, defends pandemic response as Tulsa crowd underwhelms

Trump slams protests, defends pandemic response as Tulsa crowd underwhelms

Published 21/06/2020

TULSA, Okla. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump, addressing a less-than-full arena for his first political rally in months, blasted anti-racism protests and defended his handling [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. Democratic Party irked by council’s ‘insurgent’ climate plan – sources

Exclusive: U.S. Democratic Party irked by council’s ‘insurgent’ climate plan – sources

Published 15/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic National Committee’s council on climate change irked party leadership when it published policy recommendations this month that ventured beyond presidential [more…]

Trump pushes Tulsa rally back by a day to ‘honor’ emancipation holiday

Trump pushes Tulsa rally back by a day to ‘honor’ emancipation holiday

Published 13/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump has bowed to pressure over an election rally scheduled to take place in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on the “Juneteenth” anniversary [more…]

Trump moves Oklahoma political rally date from African-American holiday: tweet

Trump moves Oklahoma political rally date from African-American holiday: tweet

Published 13/06/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he would shift the date of an Oklahoma rally from June 19th, the date of the [more…]

Georgia Democrats vote on Senate challenger as five U.S. states hold primaries

Georgia Democrats vote on Senate challenger as five U.S. states hold primaries

Published 09/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Georgia Democrats will try to pick their challenger to Republican Senator David Perdue on Tuesday when voters in five U.S. states choose [more…]

Detained Belarusian blogger could be sentenced to three years in prison

Detained Belarusian blogger could be sentenced to three years in prison

Published 09/06/2020

MINSK (Reuters) - A detained Belarusian blogger who helped lead protests against President Alexander Lukashenko has been charged with disrupting public order and attacking a [more…]