How to choose the president of the United States: a simple explanation of the complex electoral system

The electoral system in the country is so complex that not everyone understands it even among Americans. ForumDaily has laid out the entire process on the shelves so that Russian-speaking US citizens can also make an informed choice and understand what is happening. The voice of the people Ukrainian Tatiana Murza lives ...

Why US elections are held on the first Tuesday of November

Have you ever wondered why the US general election is held on the first Tuesday in November? This has not always been the case. In the first 15 presidential elections, each state set its own voting day, but then the development of communications raised fears that the states voting earlier would ...

Voting on amendments to the Constitution of Russia: how to participate if you are in the USA

The official Facebook page of the Russian Embassy in the United States has published recommendations on how to prepare and take part in the all-Russian vote on approving amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Anatoly Antonov spoke about this. On July 1, 2020, citizens ...

The House of Representatives voted on the impeachment of trump: what will happen next

Members of the House of Representatives of the US Congress on October 31 approved a resolution according to which the investigation into the possibility of impeachment of US President Donald Trump goes to a public stage. Writes about this "Interfax-Ukraine". 232 Congressmen voted for approval of the resolution, 196 people voted against it. "Resolution…

Oregon state police catch escaped Republican senators: what happened

Eleven Republican senators from Oregon are hiding from local authorities. They left the local capitol building on Thursday and the state police ordered to catch them, writes the BBC. This strange series of events unfolded against the backdrop of a deep rift between rival parties in the state. Oregon Democrats who ...

Americans are ready to choose a socialist president: what exactly do they mean by this term

At the same time, they differ in understanding what socialism is. The proportion of Americans who have a positive view of socialism has increased 17 percent since World War II to 43 percent of the adult population. This is evidenced by the results of a new public opinion poll. ...

How Russian-speaking Americans voted in the US midterm elections

Russian-speaking Americans took an active part in the midterm elections, which took place last Tuesday, November 6, in the United States. According to a survey of compatriots living in different states of the country, most often when voting for a particular candidate for Congress, Senate or local ...

How will the elections in the USA end and what will change: three scenarios

The midterm elections in the United States promise to break turnout records and bring surprises. Their outcome will be decisive for the remaining two years of Donald Trump's presidency and will affect the possible outcome of the "Russian investigation", as well as the career of Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller. The elections have already started ...

19 foreigners face jail for voting in US elections

19 foreign nationals are accused of illegally voting in elections in 2016, and a US citizen is being prosecuted for aiding and abetting a foreigner to vote illegally. The investigation was conducted by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Agency (HSI). ...

11-year-old kid hacked the American voting system for 10 minutes

At a conference in Las Vegas, an 11-year-old boy hacked into a voting site. He managed to hack the Florida election site and change the "election" results in less than 10 minutes. Hackathon DEFCON is the world's largest hacking conference, held annually in Las Vegas. On…

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