DC Councilmember Among Leading Candidates In 2022 Race For The Next Mayor Of D.C.


CITY OF WASHINGTON (October 13, 2021)--- The 2022 race for the next mayor of Washington, D.C. is already picking up some steam. On Wednesday, At-Large Councilmember Robert White announced he’s throwing his name in the running. According to the Office of Campaign Finance, White, Corrine Brown and Rodney Grant are the…

Atlanta’s Superior Court Judge Dismissed A Lawsuit To Allow 3 Respondents To Inspect Absentee Ballots From The 2020 Presidential Election


ATLANTA (October 13, 2021)--- A judge dismissed a lawsuit Wednesday by three respondents who sought to inspect absentee ballots from last year’s presidential election in Fulton County, a decision that came a day after investigators told the court they were unable to find any counterfeit ballots. Superior Court Judge Brian…

Americans Have Serious Concerns About Cyberattacks On US Computer Systems, Including Major China and Russia Threats According to A New Poll


RICHMOND, Va. (October 11, 2021) — Most Americans across party lines have serious concerns about cyberattacks on U.S. computer systems and view China and Russia as major threats, according to a new poll. The poll by The Pearson Institute and The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research shows that…

Russia Invited Representatives of the Taliban To International Talks on Afghanistan


RUSSIA (October 9, 2021)---Russia will invite representatives of the Taliban to international talks on Afghanistan that it plans to host in Moscow on October 20, President Vladimir Putin’s special representative on Afghanistan has said. Zamir Kabulov, the representative, did not provide further details on the planned conference in comments carried by…

Polls Show The Virginia Gubernatorial Race A Dead Heat Horse Race


VIRGINIA (October 6, 2021)---the latest Emerson College/Nexstar Media poll of the Virginia gubernatorial election shows a tightening in the race, with Democrat Terry McAuliffe slightly leading Republican Glenn Youngkin 49% to 48%. One percent of voters plan to vote for someone else, and 2% are still undecided. In September, an Emerson/Nexstar…

Angela Merkel Remains Chancellor While Germany Irons Out A Federal Parliamentary Election


GERMANY (September 27, 2021)--The joke in Berlin before Germans went to the polls Sunday was that the country’s longstanding chancellor, Angela Merkel, would have to delay her retirement from politics, and would end up delivering the traditional New Year’s address to the nation come January. And that looks likely. Germany…

Biden’s Job Approval Fluctuates Daily: Monthly Approval Rating 46% In August


CITY OF WASHINGTON (September 1, 2021)---When tracking President Biden’s job approval on a daily basis, people sometimes get so caught up in the day-to-day fluctuations that they miss the bigger picture. To look at the longer-term trends, Rasmussen Reports compiles the numbers on a full-month basis, and the results for Biden’s…

Canada’s Prime Minister Expected To Call A Federal Election On Sunday, As A Fourth Wave Of COVID-19 Grips Canada


OTTAWA (August 13, 2021—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is betting it’s not too risky to go to the polls amid a fourth pandemic wave as he prepares to set off a federal election campaign on Sunday. A federal source with knowledge of the campaign plan told the Star the prime minister is…