2020 US Election

2020 US Election
 

 

The United States election will be a significant event in 2020 with global and long-lasting implications. Experts at the Perth USAsia Centre are focused on providing content, events and programs that help explain the democratic election process in the lead-up to election day, and following the result helping our audiences understand the impact of the outcome on Australia and the wider Indo-Pacific region.
 
The Perth USAsia Centre will provide regular updates on the potential implications of the US election for Australia and the Indo-Pacific region. Our sister Centre, the United States Studies Centre are available for comment on all aspects of US politics.
 

Upcoming Events
Useful Links
  • 7/04/2020 ABC - Coronavirus has changed the US election race — and Donald Trump has lost his rally advantage
  • 1/04/2020 ABC - Coronavirus won't allow Trump to cancel the election.  But it's already changed the presidential campaign 
  • 1/04/2020 The American Interest - Safeguarding the Constitution - and Election - during COVID-19
  • 12/03/20 The New York Times - How the Coronavirus Changed the 2020 Campaign
  • The Washington Post - Election 2020: links, analysis and results.
  • 03/02/20 The United States Studies Centre - Report: Fighting the elephant in the room: The Democratic race and climate politics
  • 06/02/20 Perth USAsia Centre CEO talks to Sky News after the Senate Acquits Trump
  • 03/02/20 The United States Studies Centre - Explainer: What is the State of the Union and how will impeachment shape it?
  • 30/01/20 The Lowy Institute's The Interpreter - Trump's State of the Union: A preview
  • 30/12/19 Global News - What to know as U.S. gears up for the 2020 presidential election
  • 26/11/19 Aljazeera - Who are Republicans challenging Trump for 2020 nomination? Only 2 candidates are vying to defeat Trump for Republican nomination in 2020 presidential race.
  • 25/11/19 Aljazeera - Who are the 2020 US Democratic presidential candidates? The pool of candidates vying for their party's nomination in 2020 is among the largest and most diverse in US history.
  • 08/11/19 Aljazeera - US elections 2020: When are the debates, primaries, conventions? A guide to all the important dates for the 2020 US presidential election.
  • 04/11/19 The Guardian - Who is running for president? The full list of 2020 candidates. Almost two dozen Democratic candidates - and a few Republicans - are vying to be the one to take on Donald Trump in the 2020 race for the White House
  • 30/09/19 The Washington Post, Opinion - Jeff Flake: Fellow Republicans, there’s still time to save your souls
  • United States Government - Presidential Election Process
  • United States Government - Video: How to Become President of the USA (watch below)