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2016 Elections

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Election Calendars
Election 2016 Calendar - The Wall Street Journal
2016 Primary Calendar with Results - The New York Times

Polls
2016 Primary Forecasts - FiveThirtyEight
Latest Election Polls - RealClearPolitics
Collection of 2016 Election Polls - Election Projection
2016 Polls - Public Policy Polling
Pollster Ratings - FiveThirtyEight
The Role of Polls and Pundits - U.S. Department of State

Candidates
Democratic Party
Republican Party

U.S. Election Process
Presidential Nominating Process
Campaign Finance
Debates
Caucuses and Primaries
Party Conventions
Electoral College
Voting

U.S. Election Terms
Glossary of U.S. Election Terms

Foreign Press Center Announcements
-07/12/16   Media Advisory 2: FPC Announces Convention-Specific Mailing List
-07/11/16   Media Advisory 1: FPC Announces Briefing Centers at 2016 Political Conventions

Foreign Press Center Briefings
-11/08/16  The State of the Race - the Conservative Perspective; New York, NY
-11/07/16  The State of the Race - The Liberal Perspective; New York, NY
-11/07/16  What to Expect on Election Day in New York - A Primer on Exit Polling and Calling the Race; New York, NY
-10/07/16  Polling: What the Numbers Tell Us; New York, NY
-09/26/16  Preview of the First 2016 Presidential Debate; Washington, DC
-07/28/16  National Security Issues and the 2016 Elections; Philadelphia, PA
-07/28/16  National Security and Foreign Policy; Philadelphia, PA
-07/28/16  Campaign Update; Philadelphia, PA
-07/28/16  The Youth Vote in the 2016 Election; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  The Latino Vote; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  Veterans, Military Families and the 2016 Election; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  Social Media and the 2016 Election; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  Foreign Policy Outlook; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  Hillary Clinton Campaign Update; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  U.S. Presidential Election: The Latest Polling; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  The Role of Satire in U.S. Elections; Philadelphia, PA
-07/27/16  How Pennsylvania Will Vote; Philadelphia, PA
-07/26/16  Foreign Policy Outlook for 2017 and Beyond; Philadelphia, PA
-07/26/16  The African American Vote; Philadelphia, PA
-07/26/16  Countering Violent Extremism: Radical Actors and the 2016 Election; Philadelphia, PA
-07/26/16  The Impact of the 2016 Election on Arab Americans and American Muslims; Philadelphia, PA
-07/25/16  The Role of Grassroots Activism; Philadelphia, PA
-07/25/16  The LGBT Vote; Philadelphia, PA
-07/25/16  Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy; Philadelphia, PA
-07/25/16  Entrepreneurship and the Economy; Philadelphia, PA
-07/21/16  Social Media Trends: Election Edition; Cleveland, OH
-07/21/16  Conservative Perspectives on Foreign Policy Priorities; Cleveland, OH
-07/20/16  The Role of a Delegate; Cleveland, OH
-07/20/16  Covering Republicans in the 2016 Presidential Election; Cleveland, OH
-07/20/16  Covering Issues Important to Conservatives; Cleveland, OH
-07/20/16  The State of the Presidential Race; Cleveland, OH
-07/20/16  The 2016 GOP Platform; Cleveland, OH
-07/19/16  Not My First Rodeo: A Delegate From Texas Explains What Makes This Convention Different; Cleveland, OH
-07/19/16  Donald Trump's Foreign Policy; Cleveland, OH
-07/19/16  What a Trump White House Might Look Like; Cleveland, OH
-07/18/16  Cleveland and Beyond: The 2016 Presidential Elections; Cleveland, OH
-07/14/16  Covering the Election? Two Words You Need to Know: Electoral College; Washington, DC
-05/26/16  2016 Elections: What To Expect At The Conventions; New York, NY
-05/24/16  Race to the White House: Focus on the Latino Electorate; New York, NY
-05/05/16  How Will the Presidential Race Impact Congressional Races?; Washington, DC
-04/26/16  The Pennsylvania Primary: State of the Race as Pennsylvania Voters Go to the Polls; Philadelphia, PA
-04/20/16  The Economy, Trade and the 2016 U.S. Election; New York, NY
-04/04/16  The Wisconsin Primary: State of the Race as Wisconsin Voters Go to the Polls; Milwaukee, WI
-03/17/16  Results from the March 15 Primaries: Impact on Party Nominations; Washington, DC
-03/14/16  The Florida and Ohio Primaries: State of the Race in Two Key Battleground States; Washington, DC
-03/02/16  Elections 2016: The Day After Super Tuesday; New York, NY
-03/01/16  Elections 2016: Will Women Decide?; Washington, DC
-02/29/16  Elections 2016: A Preview of the Latest Polls; Washington, DC
-02/18/16  The South Carolina Primary: State of the Race as South Carolina Republicans Go to the Polls; Columbia, SC
-02/10/16  The New Hampshire Primary: Initial Results and the Implications of the first U.S. Primary Election of 2016; Washington, DC
-02/08/16  The New Hampshire Primary: State of the Race as New Hampshire Goes to the Polls; Durham, NH
-01/29/16  The Iowa Caucuses: State of the Race as Iowa Goes to the Polls; Washington, DC
-01/25/16  The Iowa Caucuses: State of the Race a Week before Iowa Goes to the Polls; Des Moines, IA
-01/13/16  Making Noise or Speaking Volumes?: How U.S. Presidential Hopefuls Are Using Social Media; Washington, DC
-12/02/15  2016 Election Update: The Impact of Immigrant Communities on U.S. Elections; New York, NY
-11/17/15  Rock the Laughs: Humor's Role in Presidential Elections; Washington, DC
-11/12/15  How do State and Local Governments Run Primaries and Elections? How do Candidates Get on the Ballot?; New York, NY
-11/02/15  Update on the 2016 General Election; New York, NY
-10/28/15  State of the Race 2016: An overview of the 2016 Elections for foreign correspondents covering their first U.S. election; Washington, DC

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Conventions
Official Website - 2016 Democratic National Convention
Official Website - 2016 Republican National Convention