Jan 15, 2015

Clinton recruiting Obama veterans for expected campaign

As Hillary Rodham Clinton builds up her expected 2016 presidential campaign, she’s recruiting veterans of President Barack Obama’s two successful White House runs, signaling that she’s taking steps to avoid a repeat of her failed 2008 bid. Clinton has not declared her candidacy, but ...

16 kick off Tokyo gubernatorial race

Jan 23, 2014

16 kick off Tokyo gubernatorial race

by Masaaki Kameda

Campaigning for the Tokyo gubernatorial election officially kicked off Thursday with 16 candidates set to battle over national-level issues ranging from energy policy to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. According to the metropolitan election board, 16 people filed to run in the race and will ...