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March 5th Election Results

Sunday, March 6th, 2016

Trump and Cruz were Saturday’s big winners, claiming two victories each in four Republican state contests. Trump won the Kentucky caucus and Louisiana primary while Cruz claimed caucus wins in Kansas and Maine.

Despite the support of many elected officials, Rubio’s lackluster performance Saturday raises serious questions about his viability in the race. He finished in third place in every state that voted Saturday except Maine, where The Associated Press projected him to finish behind Kasich.

Rubio said the upcoming schedule of primaries would be “better for us,” and renewed his vow to win his home state of Florida, claiming all 99 delegates there on March 15.

Saturday’s races saw high voter turnout in several states. Turnout in Republican presidential caucuses in Kansas exceeded the party’s most optimistic predictions.

Party leaders — including 2012 nominee Mitt Romney and 2008 nominee Sen. John McCain — are fearful a Trump victory would lead to a disastrous November election, with losses up and down the GOP ticket.

“Everyone’s trying to figure out how to stop Trump,” Trump marveled about himself at an afternoon rally in Orlando, Florida. At the rally, the billionaire businessman had supporters raise their hands and swear to vote for him.

On the Democratic side, there was another divided verdict from voters. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders notched wins in the Nebraska and Kansas caucuses, while front-runner Hillary Clinton snagged a win in the Louisiana primary.

“No matter who wins this Democratic nomination, I have not the slightest doubt that on our worst day we will be infinitely better than the Republicans on their best day,” Clinton said.

She also said she was thrilled to add to her delegate count and expected to do well in Michigan’s primary on Tuesday. But before that, she and Sanders will go head-to-head Sunday in Maine’s Democratic caucus where 30 delegates are up for grabs. Republicans will battle it out in Puerto Rico’s GOP caucus for 23 delegates.

Despite Clinton’s commanding lead in the delegate count, Sanders vowed to keep fighting until the Democratic convention in Philadelphia this summer.

Last chance …

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

Try to watch the Arte documentary which is on tonight. One last video ..

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Obama-McCain : the colored race

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

We’re just hours away from one of the most anticipated US federal elections in history.  And I loved this amazing original advertisement. I found it on this site
Created by creative director – Tor Myhren from Grey NYC, – this poster acknowledges that much of this campaign has predictably but stupidly been re-cast as a battle between black and white. Myhren’s powerful imagery rightly implies that this is all just distraction, seeking to refocus our attention onto what really matters – the issues. Even before the results are in, this poster has become collectors items.

The Mac is back

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

Time is short now and this quite long video (5 minutes) is probably John McCain’s last opportunity to gain the votes he needs. There are almost no commentaries (no excuses for not watching !) and almost no allusion to his opponent Barack Obama. Another surprising image is the last one, showing McCain out of the Vietnamese jails, but that was 35 years ago …

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Comparaison des programmes des candidats

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Allez, encore un petit article sur les élections ! Dans cet article du Figaro, vous pourrez comparer les programmes des deux candidats de manière interactive. Bonne visite !

John McCain’s friends

Saturday, November 1st, 2008

One more video about/ against John McCain :

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John McCain’s last chance

Saturday, November 1st, 2008

In one of the most recent videos for his campaign, John McCain decides to play oh his image as the most famous Vietnam Veteran.

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John McCain and foreign cars

Friday, October 31st, 2008

John McCain is attacked in this ad because one of his slogans in this campaign is “Country First”. He owns … 13 cars and his opponents have discovered that he owns 3 foreign cars …

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Is Obama ready to lead ?

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

McCain criticizes Obama for being unexperienced :

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The Ultimate Dance Contest

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

So … Who’s the best dancer ?

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