US 2020 elections

Facebook beefs up anti-misinformation efforts ahead of US elections 2020

Facebook expects the voter hub to reach at least 160 million people in the U.S, said Emily Dalton Smith, who serves as head of social impact at the company.

published on : 13th August 2020

US elections 2020: Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as Democratic Vice President candidate

In choosing Harris, Biden is embracing a former rival from the Democratic primary who is familiar with the unique rigor of a national campaign.

published on : 12th August 2020

US 2020 elections: China would love to have me lose to 'sleepy' Biden, says Trump

Trump said that Iran would also 'love' to see him lose the election in November, adding that if he won the polls, he'd 'make deals with Iran very quickly'.

published on : 8th August 2020

US 2020 elections: Joe Biden risks alienating young Black voters after race remarks

Black voters as a whole delivered the Democratic nomination to Biden, powering his commanding win in the South Carolina primary, which rescued his floundering campaign.

published on : 8th August 2020

US 2020 elections: Can issue executive order against mail-in ballots if necessary, says Trump

A push for a mail-in voting system has gained steam in recent weeks and months as officials express concern over the public health implications of holding a federal election amid COVID-19.

published on : 4th August 2020

US 2020 elections: Key advantage in battleground states could re-elect Donald Trump, says his son

Seeking re-election for his second consecutive term, Trump, 74, is pitted against Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, 77, in the November 3 presidential elections.

published on : 3rd August 2020

US 2020 presidential elections: Foreign threats loom ahead of November polls, intelligence officials say

Foreign entities are also aggressively spreading disinformation intended to sow voter confusion heading into the fall.

published on : 2nd August 2020

US 2020 presidential elections: Joe Biden has a long to-do list if he wins the White House

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee has also proposed measures to help Americans buy their first homes, raise the federal minimum wage and boost taxes on the wealthy and corporations.

published on : 24th July 2020

Donald Trump is US' 'first' racist president to be elected to White House: Joe Biden

Biden has vowed that, if elected, he will begin addressing institutional racism within his first 100 days of taking office.

published on : 23rd July 2020

US 2020 elections: Trump campaign raises USD 20 million through virtual fundraiser

Over 300,000 donations contributed to this virtual fundraiser hosted on Tuesday by President Donald J Trump and Trump Victory Finance Committee National Chair Kimberly Guilfoyle, a statement said.

published on : 22nd July 2020

Kanye West breaks down in middle of his speech at first US presidential campaign event

West's speech, clips of which went viral on social media, provoked confusion, anger and concern for the musician's mental health.

published on : 20th July 2020

US 2020 elections: Rapper Kanye West to hold first presidential campaign event today

Attendees will be required to wear masks, maintain social distancing and sign a COVID-19 liability release form, a publication reported.

published on : 19th July 2020

Joe Biden warns of vote meddling in US 2020 presidential elections after 'intel briefings'

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee wasn't specific and offered no evidence while addressing a virtual fundraiser with more than 200 attendees.

published on : 18th July 2020

US 2020 elections: Rik Mehta becomes first Indian-American to win Republican primary for Senate

Mehta, a former US Food and Drug Administration  official, defeated his nearest rival Hirsh Singh, also an Indian-American, in the Republican, also known as the GOP primaries held on July 7.

published on : 12th July 2020

One ad, three accents: How Democratic candidate Joe Biden aims to win Latino votes for US 2020 polls

Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, is hoping to capture Florida and other pivotal states by pushing Latino turnout rates higher than when Hillary Clinton was defeated in 2016.

published on : 6th July 2020
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