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  1. Del Sel ahead in Santa Fe primariesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Buenos Aires Herald

    With almost 15 percent of votes counted, PRO's Miguel del Sel enjoys a narrow lead in Santa Fe's PASO primary elections for governor, beating out a close challenge from the Civic and Progressive front to take first place. Del Sel currently boasts 31.43% of votes, with Miguel Lifschitz on 19.93%, Mario Barletta taking 7.88% and FpV's Omar Perotti 19.56%.

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  2. Polls close in Santa Fe primary gubernatorial voteRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Voting has come to an end in primary elections in the province of Santa Fe, as hopefuls for the region's governor office wait for results to emerge from the early electoral test. Polls closed in the province at 6pm, although in some polling stations those already inside cast their ballots after the official end.

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  3. Santa Fe goes to the polls to choose its gubernatorial candidatesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Buenos Aires Herald

    The province of Santa Fe, the third largest electoral district of the country, was holding today the PASO primaries to choose its gubernatorial candidates. Mauricio Macri's PRO party is represented by Miguel Del Sel and the FpV by Omar Perotti, a former Rafaela mayor.

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  4. Socialists seek to hold control in Santa FeRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Santa Fe, the country's third largest electoral district, will go today to the polls to choose its gubernatorial candidates. While the Justicialist Victory Front seeks to find an electoral foothold, opinion polls predict that the main race will take place between the Civic and Social Progressive Front - which has been ruling the province since 2007 - and Buenos Aires City Mayor Mauricio Macri's PRO Party.

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  5. Electoral tests in Santa Fe, MendozaRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Santa Fe and Mendoza provinces will be holding primaries tomorrow to determine their gubernatorial candidates. The electorate in both provinces are likely to deal an electoral blow to the national government.

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  6. French Senate wants Google to promote its search competitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | CIO

    ... of a company's worldwide turnover for infractions. Surprisingly, this amendment isn't the work of the Socialist Party currently in power, but of usually business-friendly senators from the right and center-right. It was proposed by Catherine ...

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  7. France, U.K.'s right bark louder than they biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Japan Times

    The current trans-Atlantic view of Europe is one of continental political decline, elegant at best but ominous at worst. Much of the European Union seems threatened by hostile if marginal nationalist parties, above all in two leading nations, France and Britain.

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  8. Sensational, but IneffectualRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Commonweal

    The current transatlantic view of Europe is one of continental political decline, elegant at best but ominous at worst. Much of the European Union seems threatened by hostile if marginal nationalist parties, above all in two leading nations, France and Britain.

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  9. Western Europe's Right-Wing Parties Are Sensational but IneffectualRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Truthdig

    The current transatlantic view of Europe is one of continental political decline, elegant at best but ominous at worst. Much of the European Union seems threatened by hostile if marginal nationalist parties, above all in two leading nations, France and Britain.

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  10. European Socialists For Hillary? French, German FMs Praise Clinton AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Breitbart.com

    The foreign ministers of both Germany and France offered strong praise for Hillary Clinton after she announced her presidential campaign. Laurent Fabius, who serves as Foreign Minister of France under its Socialist Party leadership, praised Clinton as "an exceptional woman for a job that requires exceptional qualities."

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  11. France sends EU civil servants back to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | EurActiv.com

    ... Salome, a final year pupil. In returning to the school he left in 1978, the former First Secretary of the Socialist Party hoped to provide a close-up view of the European Union to a generation that has always known the euro, the Schengen area, and ...

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  12. Outcry over French Intelligence BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | EurActiv.com

    Despite the heated debates around the implications of the French Intelligence Bill on civil liberties, a tentative agreement between right and left may guarantee its adoption. EurActiv France reports .

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  13. Spain's newcomer parties challenging political orderRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. TWO new political parties in Spain are mounting an unprecedented challenge to the governing Popular Party and the main opposition Socialist Party - which for four decades have dominated Spanish politics.

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  14. Spain's leading parties feel voter anger seen across EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a year ago are mounting an unprecedented challenge to the governing Popular Party and the main opposition Socialist Party that have dominated Spanish politics for four decades. A poll published Sunday in El Pais placed the radical-left Podemos ("We ...

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  15. Spain's Leading Parties Feel Voter Anger Seen Across Europe8 minutes agoRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | ABC News

    Europe's political upheavals are knocking on Spain's door. Two upstart parties that hardly registered one year ago are mounting an unprecedented challenge to the governing Popular Party and the main opposition Socialist Party - which for four decades have dominated Spanish politics.

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  16. France: Right makes gains in local votes, left considers regroupmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Green Left Weekly

    There are 101 departments and 4108 councillor positions across the country. Departments are in charge of local roads, school buildings and buses, welfare allowances and various other local issues.

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  17. Portugal: Left gains in regional pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Green Left Weekly

    The Portuguese tax-haven and tourist island of Madeira - a watering hole of Europe's super-rich - was the unlikely site of gains for the Left Bloc and the anti-corruption citizens' movement Together for the People in March 29 elections for the autonomous region's legislative assembly. The JPP, whose lead candidate Elvio Sousa promised "a different way of doing politics a favouring the most victimised and the middle class", won five seats in the 47-seat legislature.

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  18. It was a deal done in a context of repression'Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Santa Fe Broad Progressive Front gubernatorial hopeful Miguel Lifschitz yesterday said the controversial sale of the Papel Prensa newsprint manufacturer was "one of the many consequences" of the 1976-1983 dictatorship and asked to have "equal opportunities" in the media sector. "Papel Prensa was a deal done in a context of human rights violations and without the rule of law.

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  19. French elections produce perfect gender parity overnight, but the left fails to benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Swing State Project

    An activist glues a poster for Socialist Party candidate FranA ois Hollande over a poster of President Nicolas Sarkozy of the UMP Just 14 percent of the councilors sitting on France's departmental councils were women just over a week ago. That depressing number is comparable to what we see in the United States, where 81 percent of Congress is male, and in many other legislative bodies around the world .

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  20. French PM: Anti-Semitic National Front must not lead usRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Times of Israel

    French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on February 11, 2015 at the National Assembly in Paris French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said Friday that nuclear-armed France must not fall into the hands of the National Front, during an interview on Portuguese TV. "France has nuclear weapons, it is out of the question that this country falls into the hands of the National Front," said the prime minister, who is on an official visit to Lisbon, in response to a question about the rise of the far right party.

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