Tag: Republican Party
Trump to be confirmed Republican nominee
Today, the Republican Convention will confirm what many once thought impossible: Donald Trump is the official nominee for President of the USA. Are his critics right to be worried?
Climate change sceptics deny Miami is at risk
Although global warming will make Southern Florida extremely vulnerable to rising sea levels, its politicians don’t take the threat seriously. Are their views putting the state at risk?
US in crisis as government shutdown triggered
The Grand Canyon closed, the Pentagon on a skeleton staff, thousands of government workers on forced unpaid leave: how dangerous is this paralysis of the world’s richest country?
America to absorb 11 million illegal immigrants
Young ‘Dreamers’ who live and work in the shadows of the US without legal status may be offered a path to becoming legitimate members of society. It’s a rare moment of political agreement.
Republicans choose Romney for US presidential race
Mitt Romney has beaten off conservative rivals to become the official presidential candidate of the US Republican Party. By the end of the year, he could be the most powerful man on the planet.
Republican Party divided as Romney clings on
Mitt Romney remains the frontrunner for the US presidential nomination, after the ‘Super Tuesday’ vote. But his long fight with conservative rivals is hurting his party. Are Republicans doomed?
Clean sweep for underdog Santorum in election race
This week, super-rich Mitt Romney hoped he would secure his status as a US presidential candidate. But now, in a shocking reversal, a man with no money has won three important votes.