Presidential Elections

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'President could declare martial law in swing states to redo the election'

'President could declare martial law in swing states to redo the election'

General Michael Flynn comments on his situation, case and pardon, as well as the security of elections in the United States.Mordechai Sones, 19/12/2020 22:09
INTO THE FRAY: How the George Floyd factor may affect Iranian presence in Syria

INTO THE FRAY: How the George Floyd factor may affect Iranian presence in Syria

Will a tragedy in Minneapolis determine the fate of Tehran's political order and its military deployment across a ravaged Syria? Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 10/06/2020 01:00
Will the welfare of Israel play a part in your choice of a US presidential candidate?

Will the welfare of Israel play a part in your choice of a US presidential candidate?

The difference on Israel between the two political parties and their candidates in this November election could not be more striking. Op-ed.Jerold L. Sobel, 31/05/2020 03:07
Tucker: Beto wasn't as good at running for pres. as he thought

Tucker: Beto wasn't as good at running for pres. as he thought

Beto O'Rourke drops out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race., 02/11/2019 17:52
Could US move embassy back out of Jerusalem if Trump loses?

Could US move embassy back out of Jerusalem if Trump loses?

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Sestak also says he would rejoin the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, which Trump withdrew from in 2018.Sara Rubenstein, 14/07/2019 19:48
Report: Joe Biden to announce presidential bid Tuesday

Report: Joe Biden to announce presidential bid Tuesday

Former Vice President to make a decision 'very soon' regarding possible presidential bid, say relatives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2019 11:42
Poll: Trump, Clinton tied for Ohio

Poll: Trump, Clinton tied for Ohio

At the height of the fourth day of the RNC, a Suffolk University poll shows Clinton and Trump deadlocked in the swing state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2016 20:26
Israeli Billionaire Back Clinton for President

Israeli Billionaire Back Clinton for President

Haim Saban of Power Rangers fame asks for Hillary Clinton campaign announcement at his surprise 70th birthday party.Ari Yashar, 20/10/2014 10:22
Ex-Knesset Speaker: Rivlin isn't Clean, Either

Ex-Knesset Speaker: Rivlin isn't Clean, Either

Dan Tichon is not happy about Rivlin's victory, claims he heard 'information' against him.Gil Ronen, 11/06/2014 10:24
Rivlin Promises to 'Rehabilitate' Presidency

Rivlin Promises to 'Rehabilitate' Presidency

President-elect Reuven Rivlin vows to be 'a man of the people', as he bids farewell to the Knesset.Shlomo Piotrokovski and Ari Soffer, 10/06/2014 17:28
Reuven Rivlin is Israel's Tenth President

Reuven Rivlin is Israel's Tenth President

Former Knesset speaker wins second round of votes, making him Israel's new president.Gil Ronen and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2014 15:26
Likud MKs: Netanyahu Working to Defeat Rivlin

Likud MKs: Netanyahu Working to Defeat Rivlin

Netanyahu's people have been telling us to vote for Sheetrit as president, MKs say.Gil Ronen, 10/06/2014 14:26
Hareidi Parties to Allow Women in Office?

Hareidi Parties to Allow Women in Office?

Prominent Rabbi notes that hareidi MKs are voting for a female presidential candidate - and says change is on the horizon.Nir Har-Zahav and Tova Dvorin, 10/06/2014 10:39
Israel's Presidential Elections: The Candidates

Israel's Presidential Elections: The Candidates

The personal histories of the five remaining candidates for the presidency of Israel: Rivlin, Sheetrit, Itzik, Dorner and Shechtman.Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 09/06/2014 19:20
Police Find Cash Safe 'Owned by Ben Eliezer'

Police Find Cash Safe 'Owned by Ben Eliezer'

The bank safety deposit box contained hundreds of thousands of dollars, which may not have been declared by former presidential candidate.Gil Ronen , 09/06/2014 14:12
Knesset Vote on Presidency 24 Hours Away

Knesset Vote on Presidency 24 Hours Away

Presidential race is being described as the dirtiest one in memory.Gil Ronen, 09/06/2014 11:14
It's Final: Presidential Election on Tuesday

It's Final: Presidential Election on Tuesday

Knesset Speaker Edelstein decides not to postpone the poll, despite 'deep sense of foreboding regarding what the future may hold.'Gil Ronen , 08/06/2014 15:48
Report: PM Approached Elie Wiesel Over Presidency

Report: PM Approached Elie Wiesel Over Presidency

Netanyahu took increasingly desperate measures to prevent Reuven Rivlin from getting Likud support, sources claim.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2014 13:00
Report: Yisrael Beytenu 'Furious' over Rivlin Bid

Report: Yisrael Beytenu 'Furious' over Rivlin Bid

Faction head Avigdor Liberman reportedly scrambles to recruit Yesh Atid in backing MK Dalia Itzik.Tova Dvorin, 28/05/2014 20:07
PM Backs Reuven Rivlin for President

PM Backs Reuven Rivlin for President

In surprise move, Binyamin Netanyahu backs rival MK Rivlin. Was it due to political pressure?Ido Ben-Porat and Hezki Baruch, 28/05/2014 17:58
Daniel Shechtman Officially in Presidential Race

Daniel Shechtman Officially in Presidential Race

Nobel Laureate Shechtman garners significant public support, despite not declaring a political party.Tova Dvorin, 25/05/2014 13:40
Meir Sheetrit Officially in Presidential Race

Meir Sheetrit Officially in Presidential Race

HaTnua candidate vows to focus on domestic issues, e.g. socioeconomic gaps, and urges fellow candidates to do the same.Tova Dvorin, 21/05/2014 19:05
Report: Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau for President?

Report: Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau for President?

Sources close to the former Chief Rabbi insist that he is considering a campaign - and could gain Netanyahu's support.Tova Dvorin, 20/05/2014 12:28
Peres: Peace Talks, Like the Presidency, Continue

Peres: Peace Talks, Like the Presidency, Continue

Peres remains optimistic that talks will resume eventually, under the right conditions - and so will the presidential post.Tova Dvorin, 12/05/2014 22:55
Minister Proposes a Presidential-Based Government

Minister Proposes a Presidential-Based Government

Liberman agrees to support presidential election postponement - but only if the entire fabric of Israel's government changes.Hezki Baruch, 12/05/2014 19:01
Will the Presidential Post be Cancelled?

Will the Presidential Post be Cancelled?

Negotiations with PM to cancel presidency underway, MK says, in move 'to fix the spoilage of the Israeli government.'Tova Dvorin and Hezki Baruch, 12/05/2014 17:46
Bashar Assad Announces Presidential Campaign

Bashar Assad Announces Presidential Campaign

As expected, Assad announces bid to run for third seven-year term in office. Analysts predict he will win.Tova Dvorin, 28/04/2014 22:00
Syria: Presidential Elections are 'Democratic'

Syria: Presidential Elections are 'Democratic'

As candidates begin to announce campaigns against Assad, Syria insists that upcoming elections will express the will of the people.Tova Dvorin, 27/04/2014 08:34
Bashar Assad Calls for Presidential Elections

Bashar Assad Calls for Presidential Elections

Regime announces election date on Monday, despite mounting criticism over three-year civil war, possible chemical weapons attacks.Tova Dvorin, 21/04/2014 22:22
Hezbollah Vies Over Elections in Lebanon

Hezbollah Vies Over Elections in Lebanon

As sectarian violence in Lebanon, spillover from Syria continue, Hezbollah-backed candidates vie for the presidential post.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2014 21:10
Liberman: Netanyahu and I Choose Landau

Liberman: Netanyahu and I Choose Landau

Foreign Minister says he and Netanyahu back Landau – not Rivlin – as the next president of Israel.Maayana Miskin, 16/02/2014 08:23
Nobel Prize-Winner Aims for Presidency

Nobel Prize-Winner Aims for Presidency

Petition posted by the staff of Israeli site Atzuma garners 10,000 votes for Daniel Shechtman to run for President.Tova Dvorin, 21/01/2014 12:37
Assad: If Objection, I Won't Run for Re-election

Assad: If Objection, I Won't Run for Re-election

During a TV interview, the Syrian President seems indecisive about upcoming elections and will depend on the call from the Syrian people.Kochava Rozenbaum , 04/10/2013 13:45
Joint Interview Fuels Clinton 2016 Run Speculation

Joint Interview Fuels Clinton 2016 Run Speculation

With only days remaining until she steps down as America's top diplomat, Hillary Clinton left possibility open to a 2016 presidential run.Rachel Hirshfeld , 28/01/2013 12:20
U.S. Voters in Israel Voted Romney 6:1

U.S. Voters in Israel Voted Romney 6:1

Exit polls show voters overwhelmingly favored Republican candidate. 80,000 Americans from Israel have already submitted their ballots.Gil Ronen, 01/11/2012 19:34
Poll Shows Jewish Vote Still with Obama

Poll Shows Jewish Vote Still with Obama

IDB/TIPP poll is back to "normal" regarding U.S. Jews, after showing near equal support for Obama, Romney.Gil Ronen, 18/10/2012 17:34
Rasmussen: Romney 49%, Obama 47%

Rasmussen: Romney 49%, Obama 47%

Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Saturday shows Mitt Romney pulling ahead.Gil Ronen, 06/10/2012 23:08
Press Paints Netanyahu into Obama-Romney Race

Press Paints Netanyahu into Obama-Romney Race

U.S., Israeli newsmen appear determined to convince readers Prime Minister is trying to sway U.S. voters.Gil Ronen, 23/09/2012 16:46
Giuliani: Obama Has 'No Clue' on Middle East

Giuliani: Obama Has 'No Clue' on Middle East

Giuliani speaks about Iran acquiring nuclear weapons, Egypt's radical Muslim Brotherhood and America's presidential race.Rachel Hirshfeld, 07/02/2012 16:26