France"s Political Upstart Tested in Election Debate

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron sparred with rivals during the election campaign’s first televised debate......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 20th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: France’s presidential upstart Macron clashes with Le Pen, Fillon in TV debate

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron sparred with rivals during the election campaign’s first televised debate, in a test of whether the political upstart can hang on to his status as the favorite to win May’s election......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

France"s Macron Gains More Support, Interior Minister Quits Amid New Scandal

Voters rated Macron as the strongest performer of the five leading candidates who took part in the first debate of the presidential election campaign on Monday night......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 21st, 2017

France"s Macron Clashes with Le Pen in TV Debate

The debate, and the two others that will follow ahead of the April 23 first round, are seen as key in an election in which nearly 40 percent of voters say they are not sure who to back......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 20th, 2017

Accusations of lies and division: French presidential candidates clash during a televised debate

PARIS (Reuters) - The top candidates in France's presidential election clashed in a televised debate on Monday, with centrist Emmanuel Macron accusing far-.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Anti-immigrant populists fall short in Dutch election

The Dutch political establishment held on to power Wednesday, despite losing votes to anti-immigrant nationalists and other upstart parties, according to preliminary results published after the country’s most closely watched election in recent times......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 16th, 2017

S&P Futures, Global Stocks, Euro Dragged Lower By Deutsche, Geopolitics, French Election Worries

European shares and S&P futures are modestly lower this morning, dragged down by fresh geopolitical concerns out of North Korea which last night fired 4 ballistic missiles, by renewed political jitters ouf of France where Alain Juppe announced he would.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 6th, 2017

Macron"s Campaign Gets Boost as Centrist Leader Declines to Run

Emmanuel Macron’s campaign for president of France received a boost after the leader of a centrist political party said he wouldn’t run in the election......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 22nd, 2017

Asia shares, euro on edge as political worries mount in U.S., France

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian share markets hovered below four-month highs on Wednesday and the euro was pressured as doubts over the policies of U.S. President Donald Trump and a looming election in France sapped investors' confidence......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 8th, 2017

Should consumers boycott L.L. Bean over a political donation?

Wading into the presidential election debate (without a pair of duck boots) has landed L.L. Bean in the cross hairs.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2017

Mark Wahlberg: Why celebrities should never talk politics

Adam Berry/dapdDon’t expect to get into a political debate with Mark Wahlberg. The Patriots Day star told Task & Purpose magazine he stayed mum during the controversial 2016 election between Donald Trumpand Hillary Clinton because he doesn’t t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 3rd, 2016

HSBC: Le Pen May Face Defeat In France, But Election Path Far From Certain

With the recent victory of Former Prime Minister François Fillon on the right-wing of the French political spectrum, an HSBC report speculates that France might just buck the global populist trend and reject Marine Le Pen, but importantly notes that [.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 29th, 2016

The Path Ahead: What The 2016 Election Results Might Mean For Banking

Regardless of personal political affiliation or opinion, the election is over, and it’s time to shift from debate to action. As we move forward, establishing a more tailored regulatory environment that allows more small banks and businesses to succeed i.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 10th, 2016

There"s Plenty Wrong with Our Political System, but the Election"s Not "Rigged"

By now everyone’s heard Donald Trump’s position that he won’t necessarily accept the result of the November 8 presidential election. “I’ll keep you in suspense,” he said at the last debate. “I will totally accept the result . . . if I win,.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 22nd, 2016

KRAUTHAMMER: Trump"s refusal to say whether he will accept election results "political suicide"

Conservative pundit Charles Krauthammer rated Donald Trump’s performance at the final presidential debate on Wednesday as good overall, but said the Republican nominee "blew it" when he declined to say whether he would accept the results of the Nove.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 20th, 2016

Political Bullies Or Free Speech? 3 Best Practices To Manage Debate In Your Company

Credit: Shutterstock ‘I understand the stakes are high with this Presidential election,’ Tony wrote us. ‘But, I just want to make it through tomorrow at the office. It started as civilized debate over the candidates. But, now, the tension has grown .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 13th, 2016

Clinton and Trump"s Second Debate: The Real Loser Was the Political Process

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. The second US presidential election debate was widely billed as a heavyweight bout. In the event it was a score draw—but the clear loser was the American political pr.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 10th, 2016

America’s Political Angst

America’s Political Angst David R Kotok October 9, 2016.     We publish a few hours before the Sunday night, October 9, 2016 second presidential debate. This bizarre election cycle unfolds with a constant flow of surreal surprises. We mig.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 9th, 2016

The GOP has released a controversial new ad against Tim Kaine ahead of the VP debate

A new GOP attack ad against Tim Kaine is being compared to an infamous political ad released during the 1988 presidential election. Follow BI Video: On Twitter .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 4th, 2016

Clinton, Trump hours away from historic debate battle - CNN

CNNClinton, Trump hours away from historic debate battleCNNWatch the first presidential debate Monday night at 9 p.m. ET on CNN, CNNgo and (CNN) It could be the greatest political show on Earth. With a tight election on the line, Republican Donal.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 26th, 2016

Key Debate Moments That Shifted Voters" Support

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Every presidential election year in my American Political Campaigns and Elections course, I get an opportunity to spend a full lecture discussing with students some of the famous moments from his.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 26th, 2016