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Election Did Not Solve DC's Woes

Elections have consequences.  In 2008, the election of a Democratic President and strong Democratic majorities gave the party unified control of DC.  With this power they passed Healthcare Reform, the Stimulus, Dodd-Frank and a host of other liberal initiatives.   851 more words

Elections

Beijie Village: a Land Grab Case, a Village Election, and a Microcosm of China

By Yaqiu Wang, published: December 16, 2014

An election in a heartland Chinese village in Henan province, held on December 13th, attracted attention from Chinese scholars, netizens and activists. 1,478 more words

Rule Of Law

Jeb Bush to 'actively explore' run for president

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday took his most definitive step yet toward running for president, announcing plans to “actively explore” a campaign and form a new political operation allowing him to raise money for like-minded Republicans. 561 more words

National

Buddy Cianci is NOT an Exception

*This video was produced in a Digital Journalism classroom and is intended for academic use only*

PROVIDENCE, RI — Buddy Cianci’s criminal history is no secret to the people of Rhode Island. 213 more words

Politics

What it’s like to be FXU President Exeter

Being an FXU President is one of the best jobs in the world! Fancy giving it a go? Nominations open 5 January. In the meantime, the current Presidents are here to tell you more about their roles. 696 more words

Representation & Democracy

Support for the Second Amendment hits 20-year high

Democrats are gearing up for another gun-control crusade, even though they couldn’t make it work when they controlled the Senate, at a moment of maximum media energy for the gun-control movement.   70 more words

Democrats

What it's like to be FXU President Student Experience

Being an FXU President is one of the best jobs in the world! Fancy giving it a go? Nominations open 5 January. In the meantime, the current Presidents are here to tell you more about their roles. 630 more words

Representation & Democracy