Syrians express opposition to Russian plan

...that would include early presidential elections faced opposition from both...then followed by an early presidential election.Shehadeh said the proposal...official yet."Regarding presidential elections there will be no talk about...
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Push for end to Syria war seen as most serious yet

...drafting a new constitution within 18 months that would be put to a popular referendum and be followed by an early presidential election. But it makes no mention of Syrian President Bashar Assad stepping down during the transition - a key opposition...
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GOP wins Kentucky guv's race in top state election

...troubling sign for Democrats ahead of next year's presidential election and represented a big win for the GOP as it continues...bellwether of sentiment ahead of next year's presidential elections.In Virginia, a swing state, Democrats failed...
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GOP faces chaos it hoped to avoid

WASHINGTON - After a devastating loss in the 2012 presidential election, the Republican Party entered a period of intense self-reflection and emerged with a firm promise to learn from its mistakes...
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Speaker Boehner's last deal: 2-year budget

...Thursday. It would also take budget showdowns and government shutdown fights off the table until after the 2016 presidential election, a potential boon to Republican candidates who might otherwise face uncomfortable questions about messes in the...
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Voters' apathy influences Egypt's legislative election

...constitution empowers lawmakers, albeit under stringent conditions, to impeach the president, call for early presidential elections or withdraw confidence from the prime minster or individual members of his Cabinet.But analysts and observers...
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Obama extends US military mission in Afghanistan into '17

...5,500 on the ground to help protect gains made during 14 years of war.As a result, the winner of the 2016 presidential election will become the third American commander in chief to oversee the Afghan war.The president's goal of ending...
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Meet the Nomeite in charge of Alaska's elections

...federally mandated voting rights settlement, negotiate an impending ballot initiative, prepare for the 2016 presidential election, upgrade the department's computer systems and cope with the day-to-day personnel turnover and issues faced...
Not polling our weight

...elections overlap with state and presidential elections, and this has been the...which was both a state and presidential election year, turnout for the municipal...municipal elections to state and presidential elections. But this relationship...
United States, 11 Pacific Rim countries reach trade deal

...the TPP likely will not happen until well into 2016, where it is likely to get ensnarled in the politics of a presidential election year. Congress can only give the deal an up-or-down vote. It can't amend the agreement.Many of the tariff...
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