Australia’s next prime minister comes from humble beginnings | United States government and politics

Australia's next prime minister comes from humble beginnings |  United States government and politics

By ROD McGUIRK – Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese is a politician shaped by his humble beginnings in life as the only child of a single mother who raised him on a pension in suburban Sydney. He is also a hero of multicultural Australia, describing himself as the only … Read more

The association of school boards took wrong sides in a political debate, according to it

The association of school boards took wrong sides in a political debate, according to it

Placeholder while loading article actions An investigation commissioned by the National School Boards Association found that the group was in close contact with the Biden administration in the weeks leading up to President Biden’s request to apply federal law to combat “domestic terrorism” during meetings of the school council. After receiving the letter from the … Read more

Trump still a ‘kingmaker,’ says Zinke | 406 Politics

Trump still a 'kingmaker,' says Zinke |  406 Politics

Former President Donald Trump praised his former Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke at a recent ‘tele-rally’, offering his endorsement for Zinke’s run in the new western congressional district from Montana. “He’s a great friend of mine,” Trump said. “He was my Home Secretary as you know and he did an incredible job in terms of energy … Read more

Western House Democrats Talk Primary Inflation, Student Loans | 406 Politics

Western House Democrats Talk Primary Inflation, Student Loans |  406 Politics

In one of the most expensive communities in the state, the three Democratic primary candidates for the new US House seat in western Montana each tried to convince voters that they would be the best choice to meet the high cost of living in a fast-paced state. With two and a half weeks to go … Read more

Politics | The Economist

Politics |  The Economist

Listen to this story.Enjoy more audio and podcasts on iOS or Android. Your browser does not support the item . Save time by listening to our audio articles while you multitask OKAY Emmanuel Macron was re-elected as President of France, again beating his nationalist-populist challenger Marine Le Pen. He won 58.5% of the vote against … Read more

How the emboldened far right is changing French politics

How the emboldened far right is changing French politics

Placeholder while loading article actions France has only had a far-right government once, during the dark era of Nazi occupation during World War II. This lingering association with a period of national calamity confined extreme conservative groups to the fringes of politics for the remainder of the 20th century. Now they are making a comeback, … Read more