elections

Macron becomes France’s President over hard-lined right-wing Marine La Pen; division still intense

Macron becomes France’s President over hard-lined right-wing Marine La Pen; division still intense

PARIS, France—The recent Presidential election in France is over, setting up another international conflict between nationalists and globalists. This time the global-centrist group won, electing Emmanuel Macron by a wide margin. “We like to call it a landmine,” wrote French blogger Pierre Pasolini, who could not translate “landslide” in French but knew that what he […]

Sing along with Mitch: Republicans making economy soar

ANNAPOLIS, order Md./Frank Cotolo – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell opened up a session of the newly Republican-led Congress on Jan 11 with a statement that shook the political world enough to make Donald Trump comb his hair back. McConnell said, capsule “After so many years of sluggish growth, we’re finally starting to see some […]

Everyone wins and loses in U.S. midterms, according to both parties

HARRISBURG, illness Penn./Frank Cotolo – Governors, senators, congressmen and more will be elected or re-elected in America’s midterm election only days from today. Who will win? According to Democrats, they will win with all of their candidates and maintain a majority in the Senate. According to Republicans, they will win with all of their candidates […]

Parade of U.S. primaries partisan to establishment

Hard-right conservatives took a proverbial bath in U.S. primaries this past week as traditional Republican candidates won nominations of their party for the 2014 midterms. “Dag nab it, discount ” said a campaign worker for Tea Party candidates, physician “we wanted to send a strong message to our own folk about them being to liberal […]