Articles by John Whitesides



Candidates Battle in Wisconsin

  • 18 February 08
  • Reuters
Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton traded fresh attacks and touted their economic leadership over the weekend as they took their Democratic presidential duel to Wisconsin.

24 States to Choose Party Candidates

  • 06 February 08
  • Reuters
The biggest day ever in U.S. presidential nominating contests was underway on Tuesday with Democrats Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton in a close fight and Republican John McCain aiming for a knockout blow against Mitt Romney.

Kerry Wins Big, Edwards to End Bid

  • 04 March 04
  • Reuters
John Kerry captured the Democratic nomination to challenge U.S. President George W. Bush in November, scoring a string of coast-to-coast wins on Tuesday that knocked rival John Edwards out of the race.

Kerry Favorite as N.H. Hits Polls

  • 28 January 04
  • Reuters
New Hampshire residents began casting their votes Tuesday in a Democratic primary that could cement John Kerry's role as leader of the presidential pack and decide the fate of Howard Dean's roller coaster campaign.

Tight Iowa Poll Sees Kerry in Lead

  • 20 January 04
  • Reuters
Democrats in Iowa were set to cast the first votes in the 2004 U.S. presidential race Monday, with polls showing John Kerry holding a slight lead in a tight four-way dash to the finish.

Heated Democratic Race Rages in Iowa

  • 14 January 04
  • Reuters
Democratic U.S. presidential front-runner Howard Dean widened his lead over Missouri Representative Richard Gephardt in Iowa to five percentage points with six days left before the state's caucuses, according to a Reuters/MSNBC/Zogby poll released on Tuesday.

U.S. Mulls Russia's Trade Status

  • 05 November 01
  • Reuters
Congress may drop a Cold War-era link between Russia's emigration policies and its trade status.

Cheney Goes After the Democrats