Tag Archives: American women in politics

09Nov/16

Doors are shut as polls in Ohio close

Polls close in the battleground state of Ohio as the nation waits for find out who will be the next U.S. president.

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08Nov/16

Massive Clinton rally with Bruce Springsteen held in Philadelphia

U.S. President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, singer Bruce Springsteen, Chelsea and Bill Clinton, along with tens of thousands of supporters, campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia in what is her second-to-last campaign event before Election Day. Continue reading

07Nov/16

Stevie Wonder says vote, ‘don’t be superstitious’

“Don’t be superstituous because I don’t want you to listen to this foolishness. Foolishness about ‘your vote doesn’t matter.’ Your vote does matter,” says musician Stevie Wonder. Continue reading

01Nov/16

Obama: “Choose Hope”

U.S. President Barack Obama called on Ohio voters to “choose hope” as he made the case for electing Democrat Hillary Clinton as his successor at the White House. Continue reading

10Feb/16
Republican Carly Fiorina

Republican Carly Fiorina drops out of 2016 White House race

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina drops out of the 2016 White House race on Wednesday, the former business executive said in a posting on Facebook.

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22Jan/16

Washington declares state of emergency, braces for ‘historic’ snowfall

D.C. struggles with first test of weather preparedness, failing to treat roads early enough and causing major traffic jams ahead of a massive storm.

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20Jan/16

Former VP candidate Palin endorses Trump in 2016 race

Donald Trump is endorsed by Sarah Palin in his front-running bid to be the next Republican U.S. president.

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31Aug/15

Republican presidential hopefuls Trump, Cruz and Bush appear on a talk show hosted by Sarah Palin

Donald Trump talks about his showdown with a Univision reporter, Ted Cruz lashes out at Planned Parenthood and the Obama administration’s Iran policy and Jeb Bush chides Hillary Clinton over emails as all three Republican presidential hopefuls appear on a talk show hosted by Sarah Palin.

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09Jul/15

South Carolina governor signs bill to remove Confederate flag

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley signs legislation permanently removing the Confederate battle flag from the state capitol grounds, following an emotional debate spurred by the massacre of nine black churchgoers last month.

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09Mar/15

Hillary Clinton wants women to face “no ceilings”

Hillary Clinton calls for women to face “no ceilings” at an event focused on gender equality and women’s rights.

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