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The blurred line between government and political campaigning in Texas

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Analysis: The blurred line between government and political campaigning in Texas

Editor’s Note: If you would like to receive an email notification each time we publish Ross Ramsey’s column, click here. If you want to listen to the chronicle, click on the play button below. If you’re struggling to tell where government work stops and campaign work begins, which ads are political and which are civic, […]

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Book Review: Neither Vertical Nor Horizontal: A Theory of Political Organization by Rodrigo Nunes

In Neither vertical nor horizontal: a theory of political organization, Rodrigo Nunes challenges the binary that opposes verticalism to horizontalism, proposing instead that we approach political organization as a diverse ecology of different initiatives and organizational forms. It is a timely contribution to theoretical debates around the organization and global collective memory of political struggles, […]

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The only political party at the national level that can challenge the BJP is the Congress party.

Last week, the disconnect between what our politicians think India needs and what India actually needs became painfully evident. Even as Amit Shah wandered from temple to temple in Uttar Pradesh and Rahul Gandhi posed with his 117 Golden Temple candidates, student riots broke out in Allahabad and Patna. When protesting students were interviewed by […]

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Estamos Unidos Por La Patria, a new political party in El Salvador

Party leader Glenn Parada is seeking change in El Salvador. Party Leader Glenn Parada Bring new leadership to the country from conservative concepts and from the perspective of a diaspora PALM BEACH, Florida – January 29, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Glenn Parada creates a new political party in El Salvador with his brother Jose Isaac Parada […]

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Punjab: Compulsory to declare criminal history by candidate, political party, says CEO

Candidates as well as political parties must publish a statement in widely circulated newspapers about the candidate’s background and give wide publicity in the electronic media. Wide publicity means that the same must be done at least three times after the filing of nomination papers. Disclosure of these details, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Punjab […]

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Obligation to declare criminal history by the running candidate, political party concerned: CEO of Punjab

CHANDIGAR: The candidate as well as the political party concerned must publish a statement in the widely circulated newspapers of the locality on the background of the candidate and also give wide publicity in the electronic media. Wide publicity means that the same must be done at least three times after the filing of nomination […]

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Is it a fandom on Facebook or an ad for a political party?

The posts on the page clearly display a pro-BJP bias and the page is currently posting content related to the upcoming elections in Uttar Pradesh (UP). After spending Rs 4,909,934 on Facebook ads since its inception, the page has spent Rs 531,663 in the last seven days (between January 14 and January 20). While in […]

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How to register, resign from a political party on the ORPP portal on eCitizen –

The 2022 general election is only five months away and the political scene is already heating up with leaders campaigning from below. Last year, the Office of the Registrar of Political Parties faced a big hurdle after it emerged that a majority of Kenyans had been mistakenly registered with various political parties without knowing it. […]

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The bill on the financing of political parties of the ANC “a threat…

It has been a year since President Cyril Ramaphosa signed into law the Political Party Financing Act (PPFA). But already the ruling party, the ANC, is proposing that the law be amended so that the threshold for disclosing party funding is increased. The ANC proposed that: The current R100,000 threshold be increased to R250,000 or […]

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Advocacy in SC seeks action against political party that promises ‘irrational’ giveaways from public funds

A petition has been filed with the Supreme Court asking the Election Commission of India (ECI) to seize the election symbol or deregister a political party that promises or distributes “irrational gratuities” of public funds ahead of elections. He said there should be a total ban on such populist measures to obtain undue political favors […]

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Political campaigns can turn into long-term business ventures

For successful politicians, campaign organizations remain operational whether or not there is an election on the horizon. Voter Restriction Laws: Why Republican States Are Changing Them Republican states pass multiple voter restriction laws in response to Trump’s 2020 loss. Here’s how it could impact the midterm and 2024 elections. Just the FAQ, USA TODAY AUSTIN […]

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The Iconoclastic American Political Party – Eugene Weekly

The term “iconoclasm” comes from the Greek description of the movement to destroy cherished beliefs or revered institutions on the grounds that they are wrong or pernicious (Oxford English Dictionary). It is generally associated with opposition to the use of religious images (i.e. “icons”) as objects of veneration, but also applies to cultural, political and […]

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Poll: US political party preferences have shifted to Republicans in recent months

January 19, 2022 | 05:27 Party identification tendencies can often be strong indicators of how a party will fare in House elections. (Washington) — A new Gallup analysis examined the shift in Americans’ partisan preferences through 2021, with results that indicate momentum for Republicans heading into this midterm election year. Gallup found that Americans’ […]

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U.S. political party preferences have shifted toward Republicans in recent months

A new Gallup analysis has looked at how Americans’ partisan preferences have shifted through 2021, with results that indicate momentum for Republicans heading into this midterm election year. Gallup found that Americans’ party preferences were relatively stable through 2021 as a whole. But when the year was broken down into quarters, there was a noticeable […]

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New political party in Sweden

Press conference to be held on January 22, 2022 STOCKHOLM, January 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Svenska Rikslagen party was registered in Sweden. The party is focusing on the election to the Swedish Parliament in the September 2022 election. Our journey Svenska Rikslagen was created in response to the Swedish government’s response to the Covid […]

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New political party to be launched on January 28, says former Warisan vice president Peter Anthony

KOTA KINABALU: Datuk Peter Anthony’s (Photo) A new party has been registered and will be officially launched at the end of this month at an event in Tenom district on January 28. “Maybe many thought this new party would not be approved for registration, but it was registered,” he said at an event at Kg […]

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EC rules changed to accommodate new political party in Punjab, cut votes, AAP’s Raghav Chadha alleges

AAP national spokesperson and co-leader of Punjab, Raghav Chadha, on Thursday claimed that to prevent the formation of his party’s government in Punjab, the Election Commission is making major changes in the party registration process. politicians, under pressure from the BJP. Addressing a press conference digitally from New Delhi, Chadha said: “For the first time […]

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Anti-Brexit campaigner Gina Miller launches ‘True and Fair’ political party to nearly empty room

An activist who took the government to court over Brexit today launched her own political party – but only 13 people showed up. Businesswoman Gina Miller’s new True and Fair party was unveiled to a nearly empty room as she promised ‘long overdue changes to British politics’. Ms Miller, who is the daughter of Guyana’s […]

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Indiana lawmakers consider tying school board candidates to political party

School board candidates would be required to declare a political party under legislation Indiana lawmakers are considering, but everyone who testified at the bill’s first hearing on Tuesday opposed the bill. House Bill 1182 would require school board candidates to identify themselves with a political party and include that designation on the ballot. Candidates could […]

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Corbyn prepares to create his own political party following Starmer’s inertia

Monday, January 10, 2022 10:06 a.m. Former Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn is preparing to start his own political party, according to inside information. Drawing on his Peace & Justice Project Charity, Corbyn is working to run in the next election, according to reports from The Telegraph. He is apparently planning a tour of the country […]

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A year after the attack on the Capitol, Connecticut leaders are launching blows at political parties

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – Thursday marks one year since the deadly uprising at the Nation’s Capitol in Washington, DC Democratic Party Chairwoman Nancy DiNardo said democracy was under threat that day. “Inspired by Donald Trump’s rhetoric, his supporters rioted violently,” DiNardo said. State Democratic party leaders added that Republicans had established “the big lie” – […]

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Scottish political party calls for urgent plan to prevent nurse burnout

The Scottish Liberal Democrats have revealed that in a year around 150,000 nursing and midwifery days were lost due to mental health issues. The party, through freedom of information requests to all NHS health boards across Scotland, has collected the number of days off between 2020 and 2021. “It’s not just numbers, it’s people struggling” […]

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‘PTI is the only political party with a proper donor base,’ PM says as he welcomes ECP report

Prime Minister Imran Khan speaks during the 17th Extraordinary Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on the situation in Afghanistan, in Islamabad, Pakistan, December 19, 2021. – Reuters/File Prime Minister Imran Khan says he welcomes PCE review report on foreign funding. The prime minister said further scrutiny […]

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I don’t belong to any political party

Dormaahene Osagyefo Oseadeyo Agyeman Dormaahene, Osagyefo Oseadeyo Agyeman Badu, has denied claims suggesting he was affiliated with the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Over the years, Osagyefo Oseadeyo Agyeman Badu has been linked to the NDC due to some statements he made in the past mainly critical of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government. But speaking […]

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Gibson: Political party parity at work in Virginia’s proposed congressional redistricting maps | Columnists

Bob Gibson As a year of failed redistricting drew to a close, the Virginia Supreme Court handed Virginians what might be the fairest maps of the state’s legislative districts ever drawn. The High Court was given the thorny task of redistricting — drawing new maps for 11 congressional seats, the 40-member Virginia Senate and the […]

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As Mamata Banerjee’s TMC turns 24, a political party targets the national scene

Banerjee’s clear call for opposition unity to remove the BJP from power has not stopped her from expanding her centre-left party in various states. In the past six months, his party has opened units in Goa, Haryana, Tripura and Meghalaya. Kolkata: Twenty-four years after Mamata Banerjee formed the Trinamool Congress on January 1, 1998 to […]