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Police investigate incidents of burning political party flags

JOHOR BAHRU: Police are investigating incidents of burning and throwing of political party flags contesting the Johor State election in Layang-Layang State constituency in Kluang today. Johor Police Chief Datuk Kamarul Zaman Mamat said so far they have found three political party flags which were burned and thrown during regular patrols conducted in the state […]

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The leader of a local political party wanted me to be a misinformation mule

EDINBURGH, Texas — An independent citizen journalist who unearths information about the darker side of Hidalgo County politics says it’s time for a local party leader to step down. Josh D. Mariscal says that based on text and phone interactions he’s had with Hidalgo County Democratic Party Chairman Patrick Eronini, it’s clear Eronini is trying, […]

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Two Stratford School Board members change political party affiliation

STRATFORD — Two members of the Stratford Board of Education withdrew their party affiliations after running as Republicans in their 2019 council election, according to state voter registration records. BOE Chairman Andrea Corcoran and Secretary Amy Wiltsie each became unaffiliated in late January the same day, after consulting with legal counsel, Wiltsie said. The council […]

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How not to lead a political party

BY OLALEKAN ADIGUN The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) – an umbrella body of state governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) – met with President Muhammadu Buhari after the party’s long-awaited national convention was held. again been postponed by the Guardian and Extraordinary Planning Convention (CECPC), this time from February 26 […]

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Extinction Rebellion Malta is tackling the climate crisis one political party at a time

Extinction Rebellion Malta met with the Nationalist Party on February 23, 2022 to discuss the subject of the climate crisis and how to solve it. Present at the meeting where the members of PN Karl Goulder and Michael Piccininoin the same way Kris Bajada – XR chair, Isabelle Mallia – XR Secretary General, Zofia Stelmaszczyk […]

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Spread betting on the agenda for political parties…

The run-up to elections is when political parties need the most money, and the latest revelations about South African political funding suggest parties were hard at work on the phone just before local elections in November 2021. The majority of donations to South African political parties in the third quarter of 2021/22 are recorded as […]

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IEC reveals that Patrice Motsepe is a top donor to political parties and has given 5 parties combined R13m

Patrice Motsepe was the top donor to South Africa’s five major political parties, according to the Electoral Commission of South Africa The law on the financing of political parties requires that all donations received by a political party be declared quarterly The African National Congress was the recipient of the bulk of donations in the […]

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TMC MP hits Prashant Kishor in the middle of a rift; “A political party cannot be led by an entrepreneur”

Amid rumors of a rift between the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Indian Political Action Committee (I-PAC), TMC MP Kalyan Banerjee has hit out at founder Prashant Kishor saying that a “political party should not be led by an entrepreneur”. Questioning the nomination of the members of the city council, Kalyan Banerjee revealed that despite […]

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No other political party had the backbone to remove triple talaq except BJP: Nadda

Praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi for passing a law against Triple Talaq, BJP National Chairman JP Nadda said on Saturday that no other party had the backbone to pull him out, they were only indulging in an appeasement policy. While campaigning for the Uttar Pradesh elections, Nadda in Sultanpur said: “The Supreme […]

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Prevention is political: Political party affiliation predicts perceived risk and prevention behaviors for COVID-19 | BMC Public Health

As of November 23, 2021, there were over 43.6 million SARS-CoV-2 infections in the United States [1, 2] and more than 700,000 deaths from COVID-19 [1, 3]. Infection and death rates likely significantly underestimate the true population impact given that there have been nearly 300,000 additional deaths in the United States since the start of […]

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India: Former WWE wrestler and actor The Great Khali joins political party – News

The Great Khali made his professional wrestling debut in 2000. ANI By ANI Published: Thu 10 Feb 2022, 19:38 Indian professional wrestler and actor Dalip Singh Rana, also known as The Great Khali, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday in the presence of Union Minister of State Jitendra Singh, BJP National General Secretary Arun […]

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Political party coffers shrink as outside groups grow

A recent analytical news release from the NJ Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) showed that county political party committees raised $14.3 million and spent $13.2 million in 2021. Although county political party financial activity last year was the highest since the previous gubernatorial election in 2017, county committee activity was significantly lower than in the […]

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Noam Chomsky says America’s GOP is a radical insurgency, not a political party – Reuters

He made his comments just as the GOP splits over two recent developments: former US President Donald Trump’s admission that he intended to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election and the Republican National Convention referring to the Capitol Riots on January 6, 2021 as a form of “legitimate political speech.” “Over the past […]

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Noam Chomsky says GOP ‘is not a political party’ but a ‘radical insurgency’

Political philosopher Noam Chomsky argues that the Republican Party has become “not a political party” but a “radical insurgency”. He made his comments just as the GOP splits over two recent developments: former President Donald Trump’s admission that he intended to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election and the Convention national republican referring […]

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This political party’s agenda is men’s rights, pledges to create a ministry for the same – The New Indian Express

Through PTI LUCKNOW: A little-known political party believes men are harassed a lot and says it will create a ministry for their welfare, if elected to power. The party — ‘Mera Adhikar Rashtriya Dal’ (MARD) — which was registered in 2018, had unsuccessfully contested the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in Lucknow and Varanasi. “Mard” means […]

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Punjab polls 2022: In the battle for Amritsar, issues no political party is talking about : The Tribune India

While leaders are making new promises this election, old ones seem to have been forgotten. Rostrum correspondent Neha Saini and photojournalist Sunil Kumar highlight some of the biggest issues no one is talking about this election season The battle lines have been drawn and the stakes claimed. The campaign grew sharper and sharper, but burning […]

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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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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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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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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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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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‘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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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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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 […]

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Mica activists in discussion to form a new political party

MICA CAMPAIGNS ARE in talks to form a new political party to contest the upcoming local elections in Donegal. The move would send a wake-up call to the government as politicians in the North West fear for their seats following the fallout from the bad block scandal. It comes amid anger from concerned homeowners that […]

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22 farmers’ unions form new political party Sanyukt Samaj Morcha

22 farmers’ unions, which are part of Sanyukt Kisan Morcha and participated in the protest against the three agricultural laws, have come together to form a political party in Punjab. The new party has been named Sanyukt Samaj Morcha, which will be led by Balbir Singh Rajjewal, the leader of the BKU (Rajewal). After announcing […]

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22 agricultural unions launch political party Samyukt Samaj Morcha to challenge Punjab polls, SKM disagrees | Latest India News

The Punjab Farmers Political Front will be led by Balbir Singh Rajewal. Three agricultural bodies including BKU (Dakounda) and BKU (Lakhowal) will soon decide to join the party. About 22 farmers’ unions that were part of Samyukt Kisan Morcha, which led the year-long protest against the three controversial farm bills, came together to launch a […]

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Farmers launch new political party to contest upcoming elections in Punjab

The new political party, Samyukt Samaj Morcha, which could team up with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), is expected to contest all 117 seats in the Punjab assembly election in February-March. The Samyukt Kisan Morcha, a body of 33 farmers’ unions, however, distanced itself from the political group and said its name should not be […]

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New progressive civic political parties are forming in the New West

Together New West is progressive – but not to be confused with New West Progressives A new municipal party is aiming to elect “progressive candidates” to council and the school board in next year’s municipal elections. Together New West, which held its first annual general meeting over Zoom on December 5, is a new municipal […]

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IIM graduate forms political party to turn Bangalore into model city

Srikanth Narasimhan, founder and general secretary of the Narvirmana Party of Bengaluru (BNP), is an alumnus of India’s most prestigious schools. An Engineering graduate from BITS Pilani and an MBA from IIM-Bangalore, Srikanth worked in the corporate field for over 20 years before becoming actively involved in the social and civic space of Bengaluru. He […]

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DiEM25 launches a new political party in Germany: MERA25 — with Julijana Zita and Yanis Varoufakis [video]

The MERA25 family is growing! Last month, on November 13, we launched MERA25 in Germany, our German political party. In Greece, our sister party MERA25 is already in parliament. Now MERA25 also exists in Germany. Because there is no conflict between Greeks and Germans, but a conflict between people above and those below. On the […]

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Financing of political parties: natural resources, a key catalyst

Green Governance Zimbabwe TrustPOLITICAL party financing remains a cog in the democratization of elections because of its potential to put some parties ahead in the electoral process at the expense of others. In cases where the sources of election funding are opaque, parties raise illicit funds from foreign investors (through arranged investments), private individuals and […]

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Libertarians should not support any major political party

The following is a slightly edited transcript of remarks made by Nick Gillespie during a Newsweek podcast debate on the American political realignment. You can listen to the podcast here: One of the things Democrats and Republicans agree on is coming up with election rules and campaign finance rules and things like that that make […]

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Donations to political party candidates must now see…

In July this year, the Constitutional Court overturned the Public Protector’s findings that President Cyril Ramaphosa had acted unlawfully in various respects regarding donations made to his CR17 election campaign. Indeed, the President was under no obligation under the Code of Ethics for Members of the Executive (the Code), adopted under the Ethics for Members […]

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Solidarity deregisters as a political party to become a campaign group

Solidarity MEMBERS have agreed that it should deregister as a political party, but a rebranded campaign entity will be launched next month. The new Socialist Solidarity Network is described as “a socialist and pro-independence campaign group” that will continue the work established by the original party. This will include boosting its online presence with a […]

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Crime has no political party | Columnists

A remark I saw about the decision to close some Walgreens locations in San Francisco amid reports of shoplifting caught my eye. “Shoplifting can’t be the reason Walgreens is closing, all of their items are already locked up.” Telling this to others, I did not have to explain the absurdity of the statement. Of course, […]

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The Italian 5 stars will finally become a political party – POLITICO

ROME — Born as an anti-establishment protest group, the 5 Star Movement is set to officially become a political party after members voted to accept public funding. The status change comes after 72% of 5Stars members voted Monday and Tuesday in favor of accepting income tax donations. In Italy, taxpayers can allocate part of their […]

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The lifting of the SoE a political tool

News Corey Connelly Sunday, November 21, 2021 Political leader of the Innovative Democratic Alliance Dr Denise Tsoiafatt-Angus. -David Reid The Innovative Democratic Alliance (IDA) believes the lifting of the State of Emergency (SoE) is being used as a ‘political tool’ to ‘accommodate the National People’s Movement’s field election activities’ before the Tobago House of December […]

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‘Shouldn’t prevent a political party from campaigning’: SC orders Tripura under pretense of TMC | Latest India News

NEW DELHI: No political party should be prevented from campaigning and asserting its electoral rights, the Supreme Court said on Thursday as it ordered the Tripura government to take all necessary steps to maintain law and order to enable all political parties in the running to have the right to campaign without hindrance. peacefully before […]