reelection

  • President Trump congratulates Putin on his re-election

    U.S. President Donald Trump called Russian President Vladimir Putin to congratulate him on his re-election Tuesday and the leaders discussed arranging a possible bilateral meeting, the Kremlin and Trump said. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed that Trump spoke with Putin Tuesday morning. She said a summary...
  • Republican Senator not seeking re-election

    Republican Rep. Ed Royce of California said Monday he will not seek re-election after serving out his 13th term in the House, the latest in a string of committee chairmen who have announced their retirement. Whether or not he sought re-election, Royce was stepping down as chairman of the...
  • Putin Says He’ll Run for Re-Election

    After 18 years in power, Putin runs for term likely to be last Victory all but certain, polls show, but infighting may loom President Vladimir Putin, who’s ruled Russia for 18 years, announced he will seek a new six-year term in March. Constitutional limits mean it’s likely to be...
  • Trump congratulates Kenya’s re-elected President Uhuru Kenyatta

    United States President Donald Trump has congratulated Kenya’s president on his re-election and the country for conducting “a peaceful, fair, and transparent contest.” Trump praised Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on his win to a second term, despite opposition leader Raila Odinga’s allegation that the results were fraudulent. A statement from the office of...