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Presidential candidates Neves of Brazilian Social Democratic Party and Rousseff of Workers Party pose before a television debate in Rio de Janeiro

Brazil presidential campaign ends in slugfest over corruption

By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) – Presidential candidates traded accusations over political corruption on Friday night in a last ditch attempt to sway undecided voters before Sunday's election runoff in Brazil's closest race in decades. In the final television debate of a bitter campaign, leftist President Dilma Rousseff and pro-business opposition candidate Aecio Neves sparred […]

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Michelle Obama apparently mixes up Colorado Senate candidates at campaign event

Obama spoke in Denver Thursday as part of a campaign event for Udall, who is engaged in a heated battle with his Republican opponent Rep. Cory Gardner. Full News here – FOX News

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Brazil's President and Workers' Party presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff greets her supporters during a campaign rally in Duque de Caxias near Rio de Janeiro

Economic bounce, tough campaign point to Rousseff win in Brazil

By Brian Winter MATEUS LEME Brazil (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff looks positioned to narrowly win a second term on Sunday thanks to a slight rebound in the economy and her success in portraying her rival as an elitist who would take Brazil back to a more heartless era. Rousseff, a leftist, has a lead […]

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FBI Agent in Abscam Sting to Campaign for Pressler in South Dakota

In South Dakota, former FBI agent John Good is joining Larry Pressler on the campaign trail to highlight the former senator’s honesty during the Abscam inquiry in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Full News here – Washington Wire

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U.S. President Obama waves as he arrives for a campaign rally for Maryland Lt. Gov. Brown at a High School in Upper Marlboro

Obama makes rare campaign trail appearance, some leave early

By Jeff Mason UPPER MARLBORO Md. (Reuters) – President Barack Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Sunday with a rally to support the Democratic candidate for governor in Maryland, though the event was marred somewhat by early departures of crowd members and a yelling heckler. With approval levels hovering around record […]

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U.S. President Obama waves as he arrives for a campaign rally for Maryland Lt. Gov. Brown at a High School in Upper Marlboro

Obama makes rare campaign trail appearance, people leave early

By Jeff Mason UPPER MARLBORO Md. (Reuters) – President Barack Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Sunday with a rally to support the Democratic candidate for governor in Maryland, but early departures of crowd members while he spoke underscored his continuing unpopularity. With approval levels hovering around record lows, Obama has […]

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Brazilian Social Democratic Party Presidential candidate Neves talks to supporters during his campaign rally in Sao Paulo

Brazil’s Neves closing campaign cash gap thanks to banks and ethanol

By Brad Haynes SAO PAULO (Reuters) – A late injection of campaign cash is helping business-friendly opposition candidate Aecio Neves push Brazil's presidential runoff against incumbent Dilma Rousseff down to the wire, eroding her huge fundraising advantage. Many of the banks, builders and ethanol companies that led contributions to Neves doubled down on the centrist […]

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Michelle Nunn’s Nonprofit Work Becomes a Top Campaign Theme

Michelle Nunn has tried to make her record running a big national service organization her calling card in her U.S. Senate campaign in Georgia. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Brazil's presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff of Workers Party talks with assessors during a debate in a TV studio in Sao Paulo

Brazil’s Rousseff suffers dizzy spell after campaign debate

BRASILIA (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff had a dizzy spell that forced her to sit down during an interview on Thursday following a tense television debate in Brazil's presidential election campaign, but she recovered immediately after drinking some water. Looking flustered, Rousseff interrupted an interview, saying she was not feeling well and was helped to […]

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Obama To Campaign For Democrats In Maryland, Illinois Governor Races – Politics Informer Video

Obama To Campaign For Democrats In Maryland, Illinois Governor Races A White House official said on Tuesday, President Barack Obama, who has largely limited his campaign appearances to … Video Rating: 0 / 5

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