Political Memo; Analyzing the Electoral Vote: Does G.O.P. Have a 'Lock'?
Dukakis that many opinion polls now suggest. Two Big States Counted While Democrats have their ... in New York, there were 189,000 votes behind each elector. In short, in the the smaller states in the Electoral College let a candidate do more with less.
Rangel Faces Biggest Electoral Test in Close Primary
Charles Rangel, who has represented New York ... how many affidavit, or provisional ballots, were outstanding. Two other candidates in the primary -- Yolanda Garcia, a community activist, and Michael Walrond, a pastor -- were far behind in the vote count.
How two small New York towns have shaken up the national fight over fracking
Shale gas drilling has unlocked vast reserves, and shale gas now accounts for about 40 percent of total U.S. natural gas production. Without it, companies would be lining up to import natural gas, not export it as many now want to do. The New York decision ...
Fears for New Electoral Violence in the Solomon Islands
Firstly, there are indications that electoral fraud will be even higher this year than in 2006. Vote-buying is rampant. In a country where many ... do so in a conflict sensitive manner. The Solomon Islands has seen a lot of violence over the last decades ...
Big New York Win for National Popular Vote Drive to Reform (Not Abolish!) Electoral College
He has good reason to act, given the resounding legislative vote and calls for him to do so from influential entities like the New York ... the Electoral College represents the total number of electors granted to states based on how many Members of ...