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2008 Presidential Campaign

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Parent Category: US Presidents
The 2008 political race for the US presidency between Obama-Biden and McCain-Palin
Even though Roman Catholicism is the largest Christian denomination in the United States, making up about 26% of Americans, it has not been looked upon favorably by all the Christian Americans. Throughout history there have been fears of Catholics and the belief that the Pope might have control over…
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In Canadian football, the offensive and defensive positions are the same as in the game of football as played in the US.The offensive positions are: centre (1), guard (2), tackle (2), end (2), quarterback (1) and other backs (4). Canadian football is played with twelve men, rather than eleven; the t…
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Answer Franklin D Roosevelt (fourth time) and Thomas E Dewey, both of NY. Their running-mates were Harry S Truman of Missouri and John W Bricker of Ohio. FDR won by 432 electoral votes to 99, but this was the Republicans' best showing against him out of the four campaigns.
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The televised debate between John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon was probably the most decisive event for the election of 1960. The growth of TV as a new medium, and declined use of radio marked a significant change in how campaigns are ran today. For the TV appearance, Nixon refused to wear make-u…
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Answer Some that I've come across are: 1)Using social security numbers for ID's on drivers licenses, medical insurance cards, student ID's. 2)Avoid putting your entire credit account number on your check to pay your charge card 3)At work, questions from supervisors regarding the reason or illness…
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In the United States, federal Election day is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November. The next federal election will be November 8, 2016. Presidential elections are held in years divisible by 4. Congressional elections are held in years divisible by 2.
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Manuel-Chiquiting-Sagarbarria is the new Mayor  Alan Gel Cordova elected as a vice mayor.    1.) Antonio Remollo (DI-member) 2.) Joe Kenneth Arbas 3.) Franklin Esmeña Jr. 4.) Erwin Macias 5.) Nilo Sayson 6.) Dr. JV Imbo 7.) Manuel Arbon 8.) Edion Catan 9.) Dr. Noel de Jes…
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Scheduler schedules everything for someone. He is very similar to a manager.
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Answer millennium development goalsi think one way is to employ women as much as they do men to solve gender inequality and also to encourage parents to save for their children and they can add some percent to the parents account if the parents save up to some amount to combat the problem of basic e…
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Congress has the power to lay and collect taxes, they have the power to declare war, and they have the power over the impeachment process. Congress has several other powers.
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By the recognition of their citizens. (and by acceptance by other sovereign nations) In the US, states originally acquired sovereignty as recognized under the Articles of Confederation (1777) and the Constitution (1781). Later states, beginning with Ohio, established their authority under the Enabl…
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Doodle for Google is allegedly a good place. --- Another good place to submit and share your artwork is a website called DeviantArt. This website is free to register and submit any artwork, including literature, and as an added bonus, if people like your artwork enough, they can buy a print of it …
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One who deals with plumbing - water piping, taps, waste water pipes and similar.
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District or city council provide services that are mostly focused on land use, urban and community development. These services can include local road and pipe networks (water supply and sewage disposal), rubbish collection, street lighting, public libraries, swimming pools and playgrounds. Th…
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What a Plumber Does He takes care of all the sanitary and water pipelines Some of the jobs that a plumber does involve installing the water supply and fuel supply systems, for example: - Cold and hot water supply to bathrooms, kitchens - Central heating systems and gas or oil supply systemsThe v…
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It is during the 9th month of the Islamic, or Hijri, calender from sunrise until sunset...!!! The dates can change and the time can change too so wait until Ramadan because you don't know when the first day is. It is Ramadan and it is on different days each year. It lasts for a month and starts and…
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Iraq's former Deputy Prime Minister One notable example of a Deputy Prime Minister of a Muslim country was Tariq Aziz who served under Saddam Hussein. He was also Iraq's Foreign Minster for a number of years. Maybe, i am not sure about this. Maybe you can ask some Iraq friends on Muslimonly.com S…
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Tonight! (October 16th, 2012) Town Hall: President vs. Governor
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The United States is a government of enumerated powers. Congress, and the other two branches of the federal government, can only exercise those powers given in the Constitution.The powers of Congress are enumerated in several places in the Constitution. The most important listing of congressional po…
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Who Will Win The Democratic Nomination? http://quibblo.com/topic/2008-Election
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pro's of a primary are their quick, people can state their opinion by choosing a candidate in the primary. cons of a primary they are expensive and take time to organize.
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Bill Clinton.
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Answer Some explanations include political efficacy, increase media coverage, election frequency. In plain English - the presidential election is a higher profile election as the job is higher profile and it's a position people more often are exposed to. The president is the international repre…
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everyone? :\
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Henry Clay ran for the National Republicans against Andrew Jackson. The party was formed against Jackson Democrats and soon grew into the Whigs.
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As of 2015 the current Majority Leader of the House of Representatives is Kevin McCarthy, Kevin McCarthy is a Republican from the 23rd District of California.
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Poverty, over crowding of the cities, and unemployment are three problems facing American cities as a result of urbanization.
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The congress is made up of 2 houses; the house of representatives and the senate. Each house have different powers. The house of representatives can impeach the president and propose tax laws. The senate can decide whether the president is guilty or innocent, approve presidential appointments, and a…
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the newspaper or cnn.com
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Answer fiscal power, trade power, and military power Only Congress can declare war Only Congress can impeach (House), try (Senate), and remove office holders, including the President and Supreme Court Justices from office. Only Congress can raise and lower taxes.
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State sovereignty is a legal principle that US states have the right to prevent the application of programs and regulations of the Federal government. The basis is the Ninth and Tenth Amendments to the US Constitution, which reserve to the states respectively, or to the people, all powers and rights…
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On election day, the good citizens flock to the polls to elect candidates to office. The Presidential Election is every 4 years, Senate is every 6 years and The House of Representatives is every 2 years. Please be a good citizen and go vote. Many lives have been lost protecting that right for you; d…
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Women were given the right to vote in the year of 1920.
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first of all u have to say that Allah is one and Muhammad (SWA) is Allah's last prophet. secondly u have to obey all rules which Islam teaches us, like, offering namaz , reading quran , helping others n etc.
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Voter turnout has been higher in Presidential elections because people put more stock into the Presidential election. There is also higher because the competition gets much more media coverage and there are only two candidates.
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Harry Reid
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Answer Mike Huckabee is the former governor of Arkansas (1996-2007) that ran for the 2008 Republican nomination for the presidency. Huckabee won the Iowa caucus, upsetting Mitt Romney. Huckabee is a Baptist minister. He once lost 110 pounds. After Sen. McCain(R-AZ) clinched the Republican nomin…
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never or it is American idol
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where there is no incumbent running in an election. Like when a president leaves office after his second term. another example is when a senator, like Ted Kennedy, dies and so the seat is "open"
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Well yes; one who is not knowledgeable about our government. one has to be 18 and has to be a citizen of the u.s. one cannot be a ex criminal depending on the state one may live in. and the most basic qualification of them all is that one has to register before voting.
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He did in an upset.
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It is one of the main six bodies of the United Nations but has larger fallen into disuse, its job mostly completed.
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This is really an opinion question, but here are some commonly-discussed candidates: The economy Equality and civil rights The debate over the size and role of government Debt and deficits Security issues, like how to manage rivals and allies alike For some more ideas, many public opinion poll…
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A very lame teen drinking party. For more detail, see related link
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fiscal power, trade power, and military power
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Usually this requires the vote of a City Council.
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To give insight on the likely outcome. Also to help determine the public opinion.
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Southern Baptist Mike Huckabee is a Southern Baptist.
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Answer Mike Huckabee does NOT support restoring the draft.
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Mike Huckabee is a well known politician. He was originally from Arkansas. As of 2014, he lives in Walton County, Florida.
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to represent assembly in the American colonies
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131,257,238 votes were officially counted in the 2008 US presidential election. This does not count spoiled/blank ballots.
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The 2008 presidential campaign was won by Barack Obama, who will have served from 2009 to 2012 unless re-elected. Please support professional answers. This is a wiki, not a social networking website.
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your mom had a job like dying! aww boi whoever wrote that above! :@
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A ballot marked and mailed in advance by a voter away from the place he/she is registered.
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In the House of Representative a simple majority vote is required. In 2008 that would be 218 vote. In the Senate a 2/3 majority vote is required for impeachment or 67 of 100 votes.
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The Popular Vote is the vote of the sum of all votes cast by registered voters in every state & D.C. Since the U.S. does not hold National Elections, the popular vote DOES NOT determine the out come of the election. Rhianna Berriman
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Yes. He is a Baptist minister.
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Right now Obama has a slight lead over Mcain,but there is still time for Mcain to catch up but get it Obama! You also have to remember that O is winning in some of the red states.. where M should be winning! AHA!
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Huckabee's 2008 campaign slogan was Faith, Family, Freedom. According to an article in The New York Times, Huckabee, who formerly was "a public-relations man for the Texas televangelist James Robison, wrote [the slogan] himself."
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According to the King's County Board of Elections site, the polls are open in NYC from 6 am to 9 pm. Click on the link below to find out poll details for your specific NYC district:
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The outcome of the 2008 presidential election is yet unknown. It will be determined in November of 2008.
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The US presidential election will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2008. The main faceoff is between Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate John McCain.
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Tina Fey is a comedian from NBC's Saturday Night Live. She portrays vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin on the show. She wrote the teen comedy Mean Girls, which is about a homeschooled teenage girl entering highschool and befriending the three most popular girls in school. She also co-starred a…
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Capitalism is the social system based on recognition of inalienable rights in which people are free to produce and trade and thus precondition an economic system in which the means of production are privately owned and operated for profit, and in which investments, distribution, income, production a…
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Obama Barack Obama
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In 2008, Barack Obama received a large number of endorsements, from both Democrats and moderate Republicans. Among the people who endorsed him were Nancy Pelosi, Gabrielle Giffords, Andrew Cuomo, Candace Gingrich, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Toni Morrison, Susan Eisenhower, Scott McCl…
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Find out about present day government policies towards tribal population and organise a discussion about these
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Obama
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When voters go to the polls in November they are really voting for the electors of there state. Which ever party has the majority vote, then that party's electors get the vote for that certain state. and then those electors then vote for the president. This is all due to the Electoral College.
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the Washington post, the Chicago tribune and the los angeles herald. and all other smart people.
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Sarah Palin's GPA has not been made public. Sarah Palin graduated from Wasilla high school in 1982 - her high school GPA has not been released to the public. Palin attended 4 colleges over a period of 5 years- her college GPA has not as yet been officially released or made public. We do know that …
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rise of the new federalistsfalling personel liberty and personel financial independencethe inability of vast majority of citizens to grow or raise their own food
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Thursday October 2nd, 2008 Began at 9:00 Eastern time, ran until 10:30 PM. Washington University, St. Louis MO Source: Commision on Presidential Debates, http://www.debates.org/pages/news_111907.html
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Not quite. About 37 million people watched Palin's convention speech, far more than watched Joe Biden's the week earlier, but over 1 million fewer than watched Barack Obama's. More women watched Palin's speech than Obama's. Roughly the same number watched McCain as watched Obama's speech. Person…
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of course, they are still American citizens. they can vote for themselves or others. why wouldn't they vote? they want as many votes towards them as they can get. :)
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Given his dubious history as a drug warrior? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Barr "Would Rob Barr be more credible to Libertarians if he, in a press conference, and provably, sparked up and smoked a big fat rastamon spliff?" http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/946625
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It is a purple state.
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Oprah has refused to have any of the Presidential candidates on until after the election. Contrary to vague claims made by Republican ghost-writers, Obama hasn't been on Oprah since 2006 before he declared himself as a candidate for President. Oprah does vigorously support Obama, but she hasn't even…
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Yes, even if they are false. In the 2004 election, a new type of negative campaign ad called swiftboating (based on the Republican front organization that bought and paid for the ads Swift Boat Veterans for Truth) was used against John Kerry. Kerry went from having a lead in the summer polls to even…
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Opinions All politicians lie or exaggerate at some point when it is politically expedient for them to do so, and when they feel that embellishing an issue can benefit themselves or teir campaign. Lies Also see Related Questions. Keith Olbermann is tracking and donating $100 per lie …
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Seattle, WA
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A candidate can win the state if he/she wins the electoral votes for the state. The famous case with Al Gore was that he won the popular vote in some states and not in others, which resulted in his not getting the majority of electoral votes overall.
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Carry out federal laws
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Type your answer here... John F. Kennedy apex
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Barack Obamaya obama :-(
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Dr. Phineas Waldolf Steel
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BaRaCk ObAmA wOn ThE eLeCtIoN oF 2008!~!~!~!~!~! oH yEa ;) B^P XD
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who is the Tamil nadu transport minister Mr.K.N.NEHRU
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Andrew Sullivan and others have identified some statements that Sarah Palin has stated during the campaign appear to have been lies. Her supporters argue that these statements are not accurately characterized as lies. Below are some of the places where Governor Palin may have lied and some of the in…
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Maybe because you have your foot in it Some peoples mouths arent big enough
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