The next United States presidential election is to be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. It will be the 57th quadrennial presidential election in which presidential electors, who will officially elect the president and the vice president of the United States on December 17, 2012, will be chosen. Incumbent...
Agenda-Setting and the Presidential Election
The agenda-setting function of mass media has largely been influenced by news coverage and the public’s view about the significance and the truthfulness of the stories covered by mass media. Some theorists have stated that news editors and anchors...
Monday, December 31, 2012
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF JUDICATURE
IN THE SUPREME COURT
ACCRA – A. D. 2012
PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PETITION
IN THE MATTER OF A PETITION CHALLENGING THE VALIDITY OF THE ELECTION OF JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA AS PRESIDENT
OF THE REPUBLIC...
The American presidential electoral system consists of five different stages, the main two being the primaries and the Electoral College. Although the Electoral College has been used since the founding fathers wrote the constitution, meaning there are many strengths in the system, the weaknesses of the...
Election system of the ARABE Spring
Article (5) of Constitution February 20, 2001: The political system of the Republic of Yemen is based on political and partisan pluralism in order to achieve a peaceful transformation of power.
Article (43) Constitution:...
example of this can be seen in the United States employment of video conferencing in the 2012 presidential election, whereby Voice-Over-IP (VOIP) was used to bring questions from ordinary citizens to the presidential debate. This implementation of e-Government has given voice to the ordinary American citizen;...
Not a Vote Wasted: A Look Into Third Party Votes in 2012 Presidential Election
While most of the country was tied up with the competition going on during the 2012 Presidential Election between the Democrat and Republican Presidential candidates, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, many other Americans were...
his presidential bid through the internet. Most of the people claim that without the internet, President Obama would not have even made it to the presidential nominees as he used the internet as the main form of communication medium with the people (Beth, 2012). Observing the ongoing presidential race...
The Religiosity of Presidential Elections
In early 2012, the political tumult over providing contraception to employees of religiously affiliated institutions reminds us again of the symbiotic relationship between American government and religion. The debate has taken on greater significance in light...
Recent Earthquakes: -
Himachal Pradesh, India 2013
Kobe, Japan 2011
Northern Sumatra, Indonesia 2012
These are some of the very many earthquakes that have occurred over the past few years.
These earthquakes cause a lot of damage all around the...
which leaves the possibility of a tie, something this article delves in to.
This article is about what exactly would happen if the upcoming Presidential election resulted in a tie. According to the author, a scenario she could see happening would include President Obama winning all of the Democratic states...
PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PETITION
IN THE MATTER OF A PETITION CHALLENGING THE VALIDITY OF THE ELECTION OF JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA AS PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA PURSUANT TO THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION HELD ON 7TH AND 8TH DECEMBER 2012:
Article 64 of the Constitution,...
During presidential elections in the United States, it has become mandatory for the main candidates of Democratic and Republican Party to engage in a debate. The topics, which they discuss in the debate, are the most controversial issues of the time. Presidential debate is the last cycle...
It is paradoxical that in the country that is the world’s greatest advocate of democracy, turnout at elections is amongst the lowest in the democratic world, particularly as other forms of participation, such as pressure group activity, are high. However when measured by voting age population turnout...
separate from those African countries.
However, they use many ways to keep the control of African countries. They impose governments by some fake elections and they destabilize leaders who don’t run on their rules. Obviously, African countries are not really free.
Nevertheless, our problems are not...
March 20, 2012
Republican candidate’s race for Republican nomination
Who will be running against Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election for the Republican Party? Will it be Mitt Romney or Rick Santorum? Or could it be Ron Paul or Newt Gingrich? Although the primaries and caucuses are...
voting method ever used to elect the President; however, it may not represent the voters’ choices as accurately as other methods. The 2000 presidential election wasn’t a true reflection of the voters’ choices when Al Gore received over half a million more votes than George Bush, and Bush became the president...
by Alexander Glebow,
26th February, 2012
The article “Constitutional Government” written by Joseph Toynbee describes the contemporary political systems that combine constitutionalism and democracy, their importance in modern societies...
but they can also communicate with other users whom they connected with through shared use of political groups and pages. During the 2006 and 2008 election seasons, new technologies emerged that enabled individuals to participate in media-rich online communities organized around the creation and exchange...
President in the last election? What if I told you that, in fact, the vote you were casting wasn’t actually for president? When you cast your vote for a candidate, the vote actually goes to a group of electors. These electors will later cast an electoral vote in a separate election that that decides the...
Presidential Elections 2012 |
A Second Term for President Obama? |
Abstract: With the 2012 Presidential elections less than one year away, speculations are high on who will be the winning candidate. The Democratic Party’s candidate Barack Obama is the incumbent and has some significant...
the United States of America holds its presidential election. America’s democratic system gives its people the right to vote. Following freedom of choice is always division, the Republican Party and Democratic Party are the main proponents and during elections people tend to choose a side, Democrat or...
When our founding fathers wrote the constitution, I do not think they expected the presidential election process to develop into what it has become today. The key in securing the presidential nomination relies on the primaries. Political parties and their candidates know that a good start in the primaries...
The Great Debate
In the Presidential Election of 2012 I am a firm supporter of President Obama. I believe that he truly does want to pursue what the people of the United States want. He has a plan to help us get out of the mess that he was left in after he took over office for former President Bush...
CC 406 Fall 2012 Semester
Mass Communication Ind. #1
Media, Politics, & Elections
For this paper, I chose to write on media, politics, and elections. I chose this topic since we...
campaigns and elections
The articles I chose are “ In Ky. town, fear that United States is being destroyed” and “looking ahead for the 2012 race this articles talk about the political parties doing what they can to get votes to win elections for this November 2 and 2012 elections. I chose these articles...
County, that makes it unique to Missouri and the surrounding communities is its political views. With the exception of the last two elected presidential elections, Missouri’s Electoral College votes traditionally go towards whatever candidate wins, as Missouri is a typical swing state every year. Jackson...
In what are perhaps the most volatile of dinnertime conversation topics, politics and elections take to the forefront of our daily lives in major fashion once every four years. This is of course when many Americans head to the polls to cast their votes for who they want to see in the...
Texas Voting History
The Lone Star State: Reliably Republican
Leslie C. Lee
In 2012 President Obama spoke to a group of people at a fund raiser event in Texas and seemed optimistic that Texas would soon be a battleground for the Democratic Party (Parker, 2013). Unless...
quickly, to 2012, when the population growth is more prominent.
Because Mexican Americans were given a taste of America, many of them wanted to come to the United States even after being deported. Because the Mexican American voting percentage was low in the 1960 presidential election, one could...