Last Tuesday the state of Illinois went to the polls to choose its candidates in the primaries among a wide variety of options.
The 2018 primary elections have shown a profound change in the ranks of the Democratic Party. Women, minorities and first-time candidates have broken with the paradigm of the traditional white man.
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El pasado martes el estado de Illinois acudió a las urnas para decidir sus candidatos en las primarias entre una gran variedad de opciones.
Despite a multi-million dollar investment in their Pennsylvania campaign, Republicans have been shaken by another Democratic victory in this year's special election.
A pesar de una inversión multimillonaria en su campaña en Pennsylvania, los Republicanos se han visto sacudidos por otra victoria demócrata en las elecciones especiales de este año.
Seis candidatos Demócratas aspiran a derrotar al imbatible teniente gobernador de Pensilvania, Mike Stack.
Six declared Democratic candidates are aiming to unseat embattled Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. Mike Stack.
At a critical moment for the political landscape in the country, and in a fervently conservative state like Texas, the primaries have resulted in a large number of Latino candidates who want to see a change in the US red belt.
En un momento crítico para la política estadounidense, y en un estado fervientemente conservador como lo es Texas, las primarias han dado como resultado un gran número de candidatos de origen Latino que quieren ver un cambio en el cinturón rojo de Estados Unidos.
The movement of the United State’s political panorama during these next months is key for the next two and a half years of government. These are the 5 facts you should know today.
El movimiento del panorama político de Estados Unidos durante estos próximos meses es clave para los próximos dos años y medio de gobierno. Estos son los 5 datos que debes conocer hoy.
Television and movie star Oprah Winfrey put an end to the speculation of recent weeks and ruled out running for president in 2020, according to an interview published Thursday in In Style magazine.
Bannon, former chief strategist of Donald Trump, accuses Trump Jr. of "betrayal" and Trump says that his former adviser "has lost his mind."
Bannon, antiguo estratega jefe de Donald Trump, acusa a Trump Jr. de "traición" y Trump dice que su ex asesor "ha perdido la cabeza".
Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, the longest-serving conservative in the US upper house of Congress, on Tuesday announced his retirement at age 83, saying that he will not run for re-election in 2018.
Long lines of voters were forming at polling stations in Catalonia on Thursday in order to elect a new regional Parliament in what was being seen as a key vote on the future of the northeastern autonomous community of Spain.
Conservative candidate Sebastian Piñera won the presidential runoff against the governing party"s candidate, Sen. Alejandro Guillier, on Sunday, according to the preliminary, albeit all but definitive, vote count.
The President of Russia on Thursday announced he would run for re-election as an independent candidate, banking on the support of numerous political parties and the popular vote while casting doubt on the competence of his opposition.
Brazilian former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who is currently dogged by numerous corruption charges, vowed once again here Wednesday to prove his innocence in court and run for president in next year"s elections.
The president of the United States on Wednesday sought to distance himself from the defeat suffered by a controversial Republican candidate in a special US Senate election in Alabama.
The Venezuelan opposition coalition Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD) on Monday described as fraudulent the weekend"s mayoral elections, which the ruling party won and three of the four major MUD parties boycotted.
The Supreme Electoral Tribunal of Honduras will conduct a special recount of 4,753 ballot boxes before naming the new president.
President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order creating an advisory commission on the "integrity" of the US electoral system, which will investigate - among other things - his as yet unsupported claims about massive voter fraud in the November presidential election.
FBI Director James Comey told senators on Wednesday that he felt "mildly nauseous" thinking that his investigation of Hillary Clinton could have influenced the 2016 presidential election, but he strongly defended his decision to reopen the probe when there were just 11 days left before the vote.
Massachusetts senator gives interview to Guardian and calls out Obama and Democrats for losing way on economy.
El exgobernador de Pensilvania, Ed Rendell, reapareció esta semana para darle su bendición a Joe Khan, precanddiato demócrata para la Fiscalía.