United States Presidential Election – 2008
The United States presidential election of 2008, scheduled for Tuesday November 4, 2008 (today). The most awaited one , hope every country would be watching the results of this election, since it would play a vital role in the sensex/share markets etc., Especially India’s IT industry/economy may have a serious drift after the elections.
The Republican Party have nominated John McCain, the senior United States Senator from Arizona as its nominee; the Democratic Party have nominated Barack Obama, the junior United States Senator from Illinois, as its nominee. Though several parties like Libertarian Party , the Constitution Party , and the Green Party etc., have also nominated their persons, the one to one competition is for Obama and McCain. For more info about the US elections 2008 click here “US Elections 2008“.
For the first time in the history of united states presidential elections , both major candidates were born outside the continental United States-Hawaii for Obama and the Panama Canal Zone for McCain. Really it’s a good sign and wish to have some changes.
As a result of various opinion polls conducted in US, Obama leads McCain in most of the places.For more details on opinion pools please check here “Polls-1” , “Polls-2“. May be its Obama or McCain , the foriegn policy set by them will play a vital role in the IT industries development in our copuntry. Let’s hope for the best and my best wishes to Barack Obama .