From the presidential election of 1984 to the present, Tokyo has with few exceptions preferred the Republican nominee.
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Who will be presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s running mate? The answer to this question will reveal much about the remainder of this year’s election campaign in the United States, the policy direction of a potential Biden administration and the future of the ...
The pandemic, the economy, race relations and foreign affairs are likely to affect the outcome of the elections, not only for the White House but also for Congress.
One hopes that the U.S. will be able to overcome the partisan divide and provide leadership on a global level.