Category Archives: Election 2016

Foreign Policy Election 2016

According to a Gallup poll in May this year, 61% of the respondents described named “foreign affairs” as an extremely or very important issue that could influence their vote come the 2016 elections. This was well below the frontrunner issue, “the economy,” and still lower than other issues such as terrorism and healthcare. Since then, […]

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Who Are The Presidential Candidates For 2016?

The number of candidates for the 2016 presidential elections can become quite confusing. There are those who are actually running, those who are gathering support, others who have dropped out, and others still whom voters want to see run, but are not, as of the moment. Also, since the polls tend to list only the […]

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Martin O’Malley: Underdog of the 2016 Election

Compared to the long and complicated line-up of Republican presidential hopefuls, the Democrat side is relatively unpopulated. Hillary Clinton is still the most-favored Democratic candidate, scoring an average of 49.3% in the polls. First runner-up is Bernie Sanders, behind by 25.5% at 23.8%. Second runner-up, and still doggedly in the running, is Martin O’Malley at 2.3%. Martin O’Malley, […]

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Why The Establishment GOP Does Not Want Donald Trump

At the start of the presidential race, the establishment GOP looked indulgently upon Donald Trump’s consideration of candidacy. Who could take him seriously? The real estate and media mogul had suggested pursuing the presidency too often before. In a few weeks, days even, the joke would end and the presidential race could properly continue. The […]

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POTUS 2016 and the Power of Social Media: Is Social Media the Campaign Platform of the Future?

Hillary Clinton’s stand on immigration, Jeb Bush’s opinion on foreign policy, Donald Trump’s plans for the economy–all of these comprise the discussions on policy issues being bandied about by news networks. However, with the decreasing viewership of traditional media, and the increasing use of social media, the general reach and connection of a presidential hopeful […]

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