2018 Elections

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers a speech at the conservative Justice and Development Party (AKP) headquarters in Istanbul, on April 16, 2017, after the results of a nationwide referendum that will determine Turkey's future destiny. Erdogan on April 16, 2017 hailed Turkey for making a 'historic decision' as he …

Turkey: Opposition Prepares Army of Monitors for Sunday’s Election

Turkey’s ruling and opposition parties have launched the final stretch of this year’s presidential campaign, with elections scheduled for Sunday, amid widespread concerns that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will cruise to an easy win through irregular voting situations and possible election fraud.

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North Texas Man Indicted in Voter Fraud Probe Pleads Guilty

The North Texas man indicted in an ongoing Dallas County voter fraud investigation pleaded guilty to a lesser charge this week. He was sentenced to serve six months in jail, according to the Office of the Dallas County District Attorney.

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Trump Tweet Deflates Ryan’s Amnesty Push

President Donald Trump deflated House Speaker Paul Ryan’s pending amnesty bill Thursday night with a Tweet saying that Democrats will block any amnesty deal.

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Ryan Pulls Amnesty, Promises Changes and Vote Next Week

House Speaker Paul Ryan cancelled the planned Friday vote on his amnesty bill, and will add some business-first and populist concessions to help win votes prior to a debate and vote next week, leaders announced just before 7:00 pm.

Sunday's election focus will be on whether longterm leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan can win the presidency in the first round and if his ruling party keeps its parliamentary majority

Turkish Opposition Candidates Defy Erdogan: ‘Our Choice Is the West’

The major opposition candidates in Turkey’s presidential election, scheduled for June 24, have launched campaigns against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and have strategically avoided targeting each other, instead spending much of the week condemning Erdogan’s moves towards an Islamist dictatorship.

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Three Airlines Oppose Flying Migrants’ Kids to Safe Shelters

Three national airlines have announced they oppose the transport of migrants’ children from the so-called “cages” in spartan border-facilities to the government’s safe dormitory-like shelters in California, New York and other states.  

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Dick Durbin to GOP: ‘Be Unafraid of Breitbart’

The Democratic Party’s leading amnesty advocate in the Senate is urging Republicans to “be unafraid of Breitbart” and to oppose the President’s enforcement of popular border laws.

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Kochs, Roundtable, Chamber, Slam Ryan’s Immigration Amnesty

Three business groups are denouncing House Speaker Paul Ryan’s amnesty bill for making modest and popular cuts to the legal immigration programs which provide business with extra consumers, renters, and workers.

Trump 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Trump Campaign Manager Brad Parscale: ‘Time to Fire Sessions’

President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign manager Brad Parscale is calling for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to be removed and special counsel Robert Mueller to end his investigation into collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign.