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Yahoo economists: Obama reelection's in the bag

The elections are still nine months away, but a couple of economists say their data already point to an Obama victory.

By February 16, 2012


Apple puts board re-election in the hands of shareholders

Company surprises shareholders at annual meeting by announcing a policy they had long sought: requiring directors to win a majority vote before being elected to the board.

By February 23, 2012


Two Dell directors won't seek re-election to board

A veteran of the company's board and a relative newcomer will step down in July.

By February 19, 2009


Hackborn won't seek re-election to HP board

Richard Hackborn has been the lead independent director since the firing of Patricia Dunn in the wake of the company's spying scandal.

By January 20, 2009


Redmond's own Republican fights uphill battle for re-election

A Democratic challenger may score a win in race for Washington's 8th District--home of Bill Gates, Microsoft, and many other tech companies--which once as known as solidly Republican.

By October 27, 2008


RiskMetrics recommends re-election of current Yahoo board

Yahoo wins strong endorsement from influential institutional investor advisory service RiskMetrics, which recommends the re-election of all current Yahoo directors.

By July 24, 2008


Glass Lewis advises against re-electing 3 Yahoo directors

Institutional investor advisory service recommends shareholders vote not to re-elect Yahoo directors Roy Bostock, Ron Burkle, and Arthur Kern.

By July 23, 2008


Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigns

The company's chairman of the board of directors will stay on till the June 25 shareholders meeting, but he won't seek reelection.

By April 25, 2013


Zuckerberg to hold fund-raiser for New Jersey governor

Facebook's CEO opens up his Palo Alto, Calif., home to raise money for Gov. Chris Christie's reelection campaign. A maximum donation of $3,800 per person, please.

By January 24, 2013


Conservatives mock Obama's AttackWatch.com

Bloggers are attacking the Obama reelection campaign's new efforts to fight back against smears against the president.

By September 15, 2011