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Live Video: 2020 Vice Presidential Debate

Live Video: 2020 Vice Presidential Debate

The 2020 United States vice presidential debate between Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris will take place tonight in Salt Lake City, Utah. The first and only VP debate comes on the heels of last week’s first presidential debate and after President Donald Trump’s positive coronavirus diagnosis. ”There will be plexiglass... Read more of this article

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 4

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 4

The American Democratic Party is holding the fourth — and final — night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention this evening [Aug 20], with the event being streamed live, as well as being shown across all the major U.S news networks. The event is scheduled to have speeches from people including Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden,... Read more of this article

Premier Burt Congratulates Kamala Harris

Premier Burt Congratulates Kamala Harris

Premier David Burt congratulated Kamala Harris on officially becoming the Democratic Party Vice Presidential nominee in the United States. Premier Burt tweeted the photo below, saying, “Congratulations to Kamala Harris on becoming the Democratic Party Vice Presidential Nominee. Great speech!” A CNN story said, “California Sen. Kamala Harris... Read more of this article

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 3

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 3

The American Democratic Party is holding the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention this evening [Aug 19], with the event being streamed live, as well as being shown across all the major U.S news networks. The event is scheduled to have speeches from people including Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Sen.... Read more of this article

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 2

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 2

The American Democratic Party is holding the second night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention this evening [Aug 18], with the event being streamed live, as well as being shown across all the major U.S news networks. The event is scheduled to have speeches from people including former Acting U.S. Attorney General Sally Yates, Minority Leader Chuck... Read more of this article

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 1

Video: US Democratic National Convention Day 1

The American Democratic Party is holding the first night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention this evening [Aug 17], with the event being streamed live, as well as being shown across all the major U.S news networks. The event is scheduled to have speeches from people including former First Lady Michelle Obama, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Catherine... Read more of this article

Premier: Tribute To John Lewis & Rev Vivian

Premier: Tribute To John Lewis & Rev Vivian

Premier David Burt today joined in the condolences and tributes paid to Georgia Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis and Rev. C. T. Vivian, who both passed away earlier this weekend. Premier Burt said: “John Lewis is rightly remembered as a constant voice for change and justice. Bermuda joins the world in celebrating the life and legacy of... Read more of this article

Bloomberg Withdraws, Endorses Joe Biden

Bloomberg Withdraws, Endorses Joe Biden

Following the ‘Super Tuesday’ voting, Michael Bloomberg has withdrawn from the Democratic Presidential campaign, and endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden. Mr Bloomberg, who has a house on the island, said, “Three months ago, I entered the race for President to defeat Donald Trump. Today, I am leaving the race for the same reason:... Read more of this article

USA Election: No Winner Declared Yet In Iowa

USA Election: No Winner Declared Yet In Iowa

The first vote in the Democratic primary for U.S. President is not exactly going smoothly, with no winner having been declared yet in last night’s Iowa Caucuses, prompting headlines such as ‘Chaos reigns on Iowa caucuses’ and ‘Democratic race in shambles’. Iowa Democratic officials say they’re going over the paper... Read more of this article

Democratic Primary: U.S. Votes Today In Iowa

Democratic Primary: U.S. Votes Today In Iowa

[Updated with live video] After extensive time campaigning, American voters will head to caucus today [Feb 3] as the Iowa caucus is set to take place, marking the first vote in the Democratic primary for U.S. President. There are eleven major candidates left in the race; Michael Bennet, Joe Biden, Michael Bloomberg, Pete Buttigieg, Tulsi Gabbard, Amy... Read more of this article

Douglas Endorses Bloomberg For President

Douglas Endorses Bloomberg For President

Michael Douglas has offered his official endorsement of Michael Bloomberg for U.S. President, calling the former New York City mayor “one of the greatest candidates in the history of our elections.” Both men have strong connections to Bermuda, Mr Douglas’ mother is Bermudian and both he and Mr Bloomberg have both spent considerable... Read more of this article

U.S. President Donald Trump Impeached

U.S. President Donald Trump Impeached

The U.S. House of Representatives has just voted in favour of both articles of impeachment, making Donald Trump the third president in American history to be impeached. The vote went mostly along party lines, with Republicans voting against the measure, while most the Democrats — who hold a majority in the U.S. House — voted in favour of... Read more of this article

Bloomberg Officially Announces Campaign

Bloomberg Officially Announces Campaign

Former New York City Mayor and frequent Bermuda visitor Michael Bloomberg has just officially announced that he “will pursue the Democratic nomination for President of the United States.” His official website said, “I’m running for president to defeat Donald Trump and rebuild America. “We cannot afford four more years of President... Read more of this article