Us Elections-2020

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US election results: Pennsylvania judge rejects Trump's bid to stop vote certification in state
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US election results: Pennsylvania judge rejects Trump's bid to stop vote certification in state

Pennsylvania officials can certify election results that currently show Democrat Joe Biden winning the state by more than 80,000 votes, the judge ruled

Women voters crucial to Joe Biden's win, but gender gap remained largely unchanged since 2016
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Women voters crucial to Joe Biden's win, but gender gap remained largely unchanged since 2016

Many expected a dramatic repudiation of Donald Trump with a widened gender gap; the results were a bit more complicated

Kamala Harris becomes US Vice-President-elect: A look at oft-repeated misconceptions about the Democrat leader
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Kamala Harris becomes US Vice-President-elect: A look at oft-repeated misconceptions about the Democrat leader

Kamala Harris, the United States' Vice-President-elect, has had to deal with a large amount of misinformation after she was nominated by the Democrats to vie for the post

US pulls out of Paris Accord: Amid changing scenario, experts fear move may weaken fight against global warming
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US pulls out of Paris Accord: Amid changing scenario, experts fear move may weaken fight against global warming

While experts opine that it is unlikely that other countries will follow suit, concerns remain that some nations might adopt a go-slow approach.

The US elections are seeing science, public health become more political than ever before
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The US elections are seeing science, public health become more political than ever before

Some research shows increasing political divides this year as a pandemic thrusts science into the election spotlight.

US election 2020: Two scenarios that are likely to play out if Donald Trump takes fight to SC
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US election 2020: Two scenarios that are likely to play out if Donald Trump takes fight to SC

America has described itself as one of the world’s greatest democracies, but how this election turns out and the role of courts in it will put that claim to test.

2020 US Presidential Election is a referendum not only on Donald Trump, but also on his style of populist politics
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2020 US Presidential Election is a referendum not only on Donald Trump, but also on his style of populist politics

It is obvious from the support for Donald Trump’s re-election bid that facts, logic and administrative acumen or its lack don’t count for much with angry people. Emotions do.

'We've already won': Trump falsely claims victory, says will go to SC to dispute counting of votes
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'We've already won': Trump falsely claims victory, says will go to SC to dispute counting of votes

The US President, who according to initial results is in a neck-and-neck race with Democrat Joe Biden, said he would go to court and 'we want all voting to stop'

New York progressive Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez comfortably secures second term in US Congress
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New York progressive Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez comfortably secures second term in US Congress

Her challenger, John Cummings, had collected $10 million but Ocasio-Cortez still scored an easy win, creating speculation about her future political ambitions

Samosa Caucus: All four Indian American Democratic lawmaker re-elected to House of Representatives
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Samosa Caucus: All four Indian American Democratic lawmaker re-elected to House of Representatives

The so-called 'Samosa Caucus', a term coined by Indian-origin Democrat Raja Krishnamoorthi, currently comprises of 5 Indian-American lawmakers, including 4 members of House of Representatives and vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris

US Election 2020 Key Issues: Foreign policy, global order and where Trump and Biden stand
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US Election 2020 Key Issues: Foreign policy, global order and where Trump and Biden stand

Ahead of the polls, while Donald Trump has singled out China in his foreign policy agenda, Joe Biden seeks to reverse several foreign policy decisions made by the incumbent administration

US Election 2020 Key Issues: Crime, law and order, and where Trump and Biden stand
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US Election 2020 Key Issues: Crime, law and order, and where Trump and Biden stand

Just like like Donald Trump, Joe Biden does not support defunding the police. But, in sharp contrast to Trump’s vision, Biden promises to eliminate the death penalty

US Election 2020 Key Issues: Immigration, immigrants and where Trump and Biden stand
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US Election 2020 Key Issues: Immigration, immigrants and where Trump and Biden stand

COVID-19, which has hit the United States the hardest, has allowed the Trump administration to further push extensive immigration restrictions

US Election 2020 Key Issues: Jobs, the economy and where Trump and Biden stand
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US Election 2020 Key Issues: Jobs, the economy and where Trump and Biden stand

While President Donald Trump touts the country’s pre-pandemic economy, Joe Biden is focussing on building back better, promising to 'create millions of good-paying jobs'

US Election 2020 Key Issues: Racial justice, racism and where Trump and Biden stand
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US Election 2020 Key Issues: Racial justice, racism and where Trump and Biden stand

Unsurprisingly, considering the sheer number of race-related incidents and tragedies in the past four years, the subject of race made it into nearly all campaign speeches and poll promises

US Election 2020 Key Issues: Environment, climate change and where Trump and Biden stand
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US Election 2020 Key Issues: Environment, climate change and where Trump and Biden stand

The topics of environment and climate change are possibly two of the most divisive when it comes to the respective approaches of President Donald Trump and Joe Biden

US Election 2020 Key Issues: COVID-19, healthcare and where Trump and Biden stand
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US Election 2020 Key Issues: COVID-19, healthcare and where Trump and Biden stand

The primary difference between the two candidates has to do with federal government involvement in citizens’ healthcare: Trump wants to reduce government’s role, Biden plans to expand it

US Election 2020 Wisconsin profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more
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US Election 2020 Wisconsin profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more

Wisconsin is a midwestern US state with coastlines on two Great Lakes (Michigan and Superior) and an interior of forests and farms.

US Election 2020 West Virginia profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more
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US Election 2020 West Virginia profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more

West Virginia is an eastern US state in the tree-covered Appalachian Mountains