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Yet his ultimate support will be vital if Congress is to overcome election-year pressures against compromise. No Senate deal is likely to see the light of day in the more conservative House without the president's blessing and promise to sell compromise to his hard-line base. Trump, thus far, has balked on ...
Cuomo's Favorability, Re-election Ratings Tumble. A new poll finds Gov. Andrew Cuomo's favorability and re-election ratings falling just a month after a survey of registered New York state voters gave the Democrat some of the highest ratings during his two terms. Feb. 12, 2018, at 10:23 a.m.. NY Gov. Cuomo's Favorability ...

But he has not delivered on his promises. And now, critics say, his party's apparently miserable performance in the local elections -- against opponents accused of corruption and abuse -- means that the president has missed his chance to carry out his reform agenda. "This election has made it clear that ...
Mr. Trump's remarks illustrated a broader problem: Republican congressional leaders and strategists have pleaded with lawmakers and candidates to stay focused on economic growth and December's tax cuts, a message they hope will be their salvation before the elections in November. But that may be ...
One of the big changes in election coverage that emerged in 2016 was the widespread use of predictions expressed as probabilities. Once the private vice of data geeks, just about everyone in the business of handicapping presidential elections used probabilities that year. And it became increasingly ...
The former rebels' involvement in this year's elections was meant to signal an end to decades of political violence and was a pillar of the accords that ended 52 years of civil conflict. Their sudden departure from the campaign -- on the grounds that it is not safe -- casts doubt on whether the conflict is over ...

Moscow -- Protesters across Russia braved icy temperatures on Sunday to demonstrate against the lack of choice in the March election that is virtually certain to see President Vladimir V. Putin chosen for a fourth term. "What we are being offered right now are not elections, and we must not participate in ...
The 2018 midterm elections, featuring hundreds of congressional, state and local primaries, will culminate with the Nov. .... Eight Democrats have combined to raise nearly $4 million in the Democratic primary to challenge Representative John Faso, a Republican, in New York's 19th Congressional district, ...
While the conduct of elections now rests with state officials, he said, "Secretary Kobach wants Homeland Security to make those decisions without public ... The Senate Democratic leader, Chuck Schumer of New York, said in a statement that "the commission never had anything to do with election integrity.
Mr. Rajoy then called new elections for the regional Parliament, hoping to reshuffle the political deck and calculating that Catalan voters would punish the secessionist leaders. Many are now being prosecuted for sedition and rebellion and campaigned from prison or exile. That gamble did not pay off.
"Chile is helping kick off a year of important elections throughout the region, and many of the divides seen there will be repeated in their own way in the races to come," said Shannon K. O'Neil, a Latin America expert at the Council on Foreign Relations. "Today's election pits not just the left versus right for ...
Mexico City -- A debate over same-sex marriage propelled an evangelical Christian singer from a long-shot candidate to the top vote-getter in the first round of Costa Rica's presidential election Sunday. Fabricio Alvarado, a former television journalist who became an influential Pentecostal singer, will ...
12 special election were certified, and in the candidate's statement afterward, Mr. Moore and his campaign left little doubt about their assessment of the ... Mr. Moore could conceivably ask the Senate, which has the constitutional authority to serve as "judge of the elections, returns and qualifications of its ...
ROME -- The countdown to Europe's next pivotal election began on Thursday, when Italy's president dissolved the Parliament and effectively opened the campaign for the first national elections in five years, scheduled for March 4. The move by President Sergio Mattarella now places Italy's always ...
Monrovia, Liberia -- After allegations of election fraud and a delayed runoff that raised fears about a constitutional crisis, Vice President Joseph Boakai of Liberia accepted defeat in the country's presidential election on Friday and offered his support to the new government. "I congratulate the winner, ...
On Thursday, as the last ballots in a presidential election were being tallied, that appeared to be on the verge of happening. Unofficial elections returns showed that George Weah, a former international soccer star, defeated the sitting vice president, two former warlords and his own ex-girlfriend and won the ...

... best chance of defeating his Republican rivals in the general election, adding that President Donald Trump's ... "New York is tough," she said.
SUNSET PARK, BROOKLYN -- New York City is hosting primary elections for local offices on Tuesday, Sept. 12, when voters from each party ...
In New York and Mississippi, Upstart Candidates Surge in Today's elections ... two upstart candidates are vying in elections aiming to upset the local political ... The election was triggered when Toby Barker, the former House ...
... will be the parties' nominees in the general election in November. ... Join New York Road Runners for guided runs through Silver Lake Park ...
On Monday, she was certified by the Presidential elections Commission as the only eligible candidate, and since she has no opponent, there ...
Before the election, the Green Party, which advocates curbing Arctic oil ... of the New York edition with the headline: Norway Premier Declares ...
24, following a year of dramatic elections in Europe. ... What follows is a guide to New York Times coverage of Ms. Merkel, Germany and Europe that ... Blunting the Far Right, Merkel Gains as German Election Nears SEPT.
With candidates vying for votes ahead of New York City's September primary and November general elections, many in and around campaigns ...
Parties grasping for control in off-year for legislature elections ... control of the state Senate is heating up ahead of what could be a bruising 2018 election. ... "There is no Independent Democratic party in New York," King said.
Roger Stone is the latest Trump acolyte to say impeachment would be an election-reversing coup justifying a civil war. It's ludicrous if you think ...
Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany at an election rally earlier this month. ... According to polls, if the elections were to take place now, she ...
In Sharp Tones, de Blasio and Albanese Spar Over New York's Future ... in the first Democratic debate of this year's mayoral election.
The death toll is far lower than in previous elections, but there are some ... and special offers for The New York Times's products and services.
The winner will face Doug Jones, a former United States Attorney who won the Democratic primary, in the general election on Dec. 12.
Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. Former ... "I urge all Kenyans to work for an election -- and aftermath -- that is peaceful and credible, ...
Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, and his main Democratic opponent, Sal Albanese, in the first Democratic debate of this year's mayoral election on Aug ...
election law is so arcane and obscure in New York state, that much of it cannot change with the stroke of a pen or clicking "send" on the computer.
Carrie Lam was congratulated after winning the vote on Sunday for chief executive of Hong Kong. Credit Bobby Yip/Reuters. Hong Kong - A committee dominated by supporters of the Chinese government chose Carrie Lam as Hong Kong's next leader on ...
Boiko Borisov, center, spoke to members of the news media in Sofia on Sunday as his party held a narrow lead in parliamentary elections in Bulgaria. ... SOFIA, Bulgaria - The former prime minister of Bulgaria verged on retaking power Sunday as his ...
So Sunday's election also seemed a victory for Germany's leader. Ms. Merkel is seeking a fourth term in national elections on Sept. 24, a race that has grown more challenging in recent weeks after her center-left rivals, the Social Democrats ...
Democratic write-in candidate Emilio Vazquez pulled off a surprise victory in a North Philadelphia special election to replace disgraced state Rep. Leslie Acosta, who gave up her seat following a corruption conviction.
Russian president Vladimir Putin held a surprise meeting Friday with France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, yet dismissed suggestions that Russia aims to influence the election in her favor. Le Pen met Putin hours after a previously ...
There is history to this, said Allegra Chapman, the director of voting and elections at the advocacy group Common Cause. The first Supreme Court ruling to support voter ID laws, in an Indiana case called Crawford v. Marion County Election Board, ...
A new survey shows well-funded Democrat Jon Ossoff ahead of or even with his most likely GOP rivals in a second-round runoff in June.
George D. Maziarz, a retired New York state senator, in 2011. Credit Mike Groll/Associated Press. Mr. Ortt faces three felony counts of offering a false instrument for filing; Mr. Maziarz, 63, faces similar charges.
Rick Perry, the Energy Secretary and former governor of Texas, in Washington in January. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times.
NEW YORK - An organization affiliated with Google is offering tools that news organizations and election-related sites can use to protect themselves from hacking.
Residents in villages across Central New York went to the polls today. Ellen M. Blalock | eblalock@syracuse.com (File photo).
James B. Comey, the F.B.I. director, confirmed early in Monday's hearing that the bureau is indeed, as has been widely reported, investigating the interference by Russian intelligence in the 2016 American presidential election - including any possible ...
New York state villages have the option of holding elections in March, June or November. Several hold their elections tomorrow (March 21), but there are efforts to get them all moved to the 'big' election day in November. Onondaga County's Democratic ...
After Dutch election, Eurogroup Leader's Fate Looks in Doubt. By JAMES ... Now, his fate is in doubt after last week's election in the Netherlands. With his Dutch ... Receive occasional updates and special offers for The New York Times's products and ...
The campaign finance Board is looking to the public for a new design for the iconic "I Voted" sticker given out at city voting booths.
The F.B.I. is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible links between the Trump campaign and the Russian government - and whether there was any coordination, Mr. Comey said.


 

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