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The Real Reason Trump Is Behind in the Polls

Simon Phillips-Hughes | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Politics
Simon Phillips-Hughes

A hundred days is a long time in American politics and anything can happen. But the original plot of saving the GOP from itself will require embellishment it is unclear Trump, by himself, can deliver.

The Problem With Political Speeches Isn't Plagiarism, It's Platitudes

Andrew Keith Walker | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Politics
Andrew Keith Walker

You can't claim to be the anti-establishment choice if you appear like the last establishment candidate (who lost) and your wife's speech sounds just like the last establishment guy's wife (the guy you hate, who won). How Trump handles that issue, unlike the speeches, will be interesting to watch.

Anti-Trump Republicans Denied Last-Ditch Vote To Ditch Candidate

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 18.07.2016 | UK Politics

The Republican convention where Donald Trump is to be named US presidential candidate has descended into chaos amid a failed rebellion to halt the con...

British Diplomats' Democratic And Republican Conventions Costs Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Politics

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office spent $30,000 (around £18,775) sending diplomats to the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, figures p...

PHOTO: IKEA Sells Obama Convention Chair

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Product design by @davidschneider and More TOPICALOLs: The Transfer Window: Not Just About Football Michael Gove: 'I DO Want To B...

WATCH: 'There Is A President Obama That Only Republicans Can See'

Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Politics

Clint Eastwood's rambling improvised discussion with an invisible president Obama was the highlight of last week's Republican National Convention in F...

QUIZ: Who Said It? Clint Eastwood or Grandpa Simpson?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Politics

America's favourite gun-toting octogenarian, Clint Eastwood, has grabbed the headlines after holding a conversation with an empty chair during an addr...

'We Will Restore The Promise Of America' Mitt Romney Promises Focus On Jobs..

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Politics

The American election finally kicked off with a speech from Republican nominee Mitt Romney, but the man on everyone's lips last night was not the Repu...

Jon Voight Attacks 'Left Wing Media Conspiracy' Against Mitt Romney

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons and Paul Vale | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Politics

Jon Voight has accused Sky News of propagating “left-wing media spin” in an interview on the channel on Wednesday. Speaking from the Republican...

Ann Romney Sets About Impossible Task Of Enticing Women To Republican Cause

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK Politics

Ann Romney, the wife of Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, has spoken of a small village in Wales during her address at the Republican Natio...

Obama Versus Romney 100 Daze and Counting

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 29.09.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

We are now less than 100 Days away from Election Day. Obama and Romney are locked in an exceptionally tight race - a virtual tie. Here is what will make the difference...