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12/31/14      updates to Tunisia (Pres.), China prov.: Xinjiang (Gov.)
12/30/14      updates to Tonga (PM), Solomon Islands prov.: Central, Rennell and Bellona
           (PM), Honiara (Mayor).
12/29/14      update to Solomon Islands prov.: Guadalcanal (PM).
12/28/14      update to India state: Jharkhand (PM).
12/27/14      updates to Belarus (PM), prov: Brest, Mogilev and Vitebsk (Gov.), U.S. city:
                Shreveport (Mayor).
12/26/14      updates to Ukraine prov.: L'viv, Poltava, Rivne and Sumy (Gov.)
12/25/14      updates to Rep. of China (Taiwan): Taichung, Taipei and Taoyuan city (Mayor).
12/24/14      update to Somalia (PM).
12/23/14      update to U.S. govt.: ICE (Dir.)
12/22/14      updatse to Poland prov.: Podlaskie (Gov.), Italy reg.: Emilia-Romagna (Pres.)
12/21/14      update to Romania (Pres.)
12/20/14      update to Haiti (PM).
12/19/14      updates to St. Maarten (PM), EAC (Parl. Spkr.), U.S. govt.: Reclamation (Com.)
12/18/14      update to U.S. govt.: Surgeon Gen.
12/17/14      update to Mauritius (PM).
12/14/14      update to Congo (Kinshasa) prov.: Équateur (Gov.)
12/12/14      updates to Greenland (PM), India state: Assam (Gov.), Pakistan prov.:
                Gilgit-Baltistan (PM).
12/11/14      updates to Australia state: Capital Terr. (PM), Germany state: Berlin (mayor).
12/10/14      updates to Australia state: Tasmania (Gov.), U.S. city: Detroit (manager),
           Italy reg.: Calabria (Pres.), Japan pref.: Okinawa (Gov.), Brazil state:
           Maranhão (Gov.)
12/09/14      updates to Kosovo (PM), Solomon Islands (PM).
12/08/14      updates to Rep. of China (Taiwan) (PM) and Fukien (Gov.)
12/05/14      updates to Germany state: Thüringen (PM), U.S. govt. NORTHCOM (Com.)
12/04/14      updates to Australia state: Victoria (PM), UNASUR (Pres. pro tempore),
                and PIF (Secy.-gen.)
12/03/14      update to Somalia state: Southwestern (Pres.)
12/01/14      updates to U.S. states: Alaska, Hawaii (Gov.); Guadeloupe (Pref.) and
                EU (Council Pres.)
11/29/14      update to São Tomé and Príncipe (PM).
11/27/14      update to India state: Bihar (Gov.)
11/26/14      updates to Czech Rep.: Prague (Mayor),  Wallis & Futuna (Asmb. Pres.)
11/21/14      update to Mongolia (PM).
11/19/14      updates to Burkina Faso (PM), United Kingdom: Scotland (First Min.)
11/18/14      updates to Burkina Faso (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Poltava, Rivne, Ternopil (Gov.)
11/17/14      update to Bosnia-Hercegovina (Pres.)
11/12/14      update to Japan pref.: Fukushima (Gov.)
11/11/14      update to Kazakhstan admin.: Vostochno-Kazakhstan (Gov.)
11/10/14      update to Australia state: Northern Terr. (Admin.)
11/09/14      update to Yemen (PM).
11/08/14      update to India state: Goa (PM).
11/07/14      updates to Bulgaria (PM), INTERPOL (Secy.-gen.)
11/05/14      update to Mongolia (PM).
11/04/14      updates to Ukraine: Sumy (Gov.), Lugansk Republic and Donetsk Republic (Pres.),
           Belgium prov.: Wallon Brabant (Gov.); United States, election results:
         U.S. Congress - elections to all 435 seats of the House of Representatives,
           and to 33 of 100 seats in the Senate. In the House of Representatives - the
           Republicans retain control, they will have 247 of the 435 seats and the
           Democrats will have 188 seats (previous balance was 234 Rep. vs. 201 Dem.);
           In the Senate - the Republicans win control, they will have 54 seats and the
           Democrats will have 46 seats (incl. 2 independents caucusing with them)
           (the previous balance was 55 Dem. vs. 45 Rep.);
                Party abbreviations: Dem = Democrat, Rep. = Republican, Grn. = Green Party,
                Const. = Constitution, Libt. = Libertarian, Ind. = Independent;
         Governor elections: 
         - Alabama: Gov. Robert Bentley (Rep.)
is re-elected over Parker Griffith
           (Dem.), 63.6%-36.4%;
         - Alaska: Bill Walker (Ind.) defeats
Gov. Sean Parnell (Rep.), Carolyn Clift
           (f) (Libt.) and J.R. Myers (Const.), 48.1%-46.4%-3.1%-2.4%;
         - Arizona: Treasurer Doug Ducey (Rep.) defeats Fred DuVal (Dem.), Barry
           Hess (Libt) and John Mealer (Americans Elect), 53.5%-41.6%-3.8%-1%;
         - Arkansas: Asa Hutchinson (Rep.) defeats
Mike Ross (Dem.), Frank Gilbert
           (Libt.) and Josh Drake (Grn.), 55.4%-41.5%-1.9%-1.1%;
         - California: Gov. Jerry Brown (Dem.)
wins re-election over Neel Kashkari
           (Rep.), 59.4%-40.6%;
         - Colorado: Gov. John Hickenlooper (Dem.) 
wins re-election over Bob Beauprez
           (Rep.), Matthew Hess (Libt.), Harry Hempy (Grn.), Mike Dunafon (Ind.) and
           Paul Noel Fiorino (Ind.), 49.1%-46.2%-1.9%-1.3%-1.2%-0.3%;
         - Connecticut: Gov. Dan Malloy (Dem.) wins re-election over Amb. Thomas
           Foley (Rep.) and Joe Visconti (Ind.), 50.7%-48.2%-1.1%;
         - Florida: Gov. Rick Scott (Rep.)
wins re-election over ex-Gov. Charlie Crist
           (Dem.), Adrian Wyllie (Libt.), Glenn Burkett (Ind.) and Farid Khavari (Ind.),
           48.2%-47.1%-3.8%-0.7%-0.3%;
         - Georgia: Gov. Nathan Deal (Rep.)
wins re-election over Jason Carter (Dem.)
           and Andrew Hunt (Libt.), 52.8%-44.8%-2.4%;
         - Hawaii: David Inge (Dem.) defeats ex-
Lt. Gov. James "Duke" Aiona (Rep.),
           ex-Mayor Mufi Hannemann (Hawaii Independent) and Jeff Davis (Libt.),
           49.5%-37.1%-11.7%-1.7%;
         - Idaho: Gov. Butch Otter (Rep.)
wins re-election over A.J. Balukoff (Dem.),
           John T. Bujak (Libt.), Jill Humble (f)(Ind.), Steve Pankey (Constitution)
           and Pro-Life (= Marvin Thomas Richardson), 53.5%-38.6%-4.1%-2%-1.2%-0.7%;
         - Illinois:
Bruce Rauner (Rep.) defeats Gov. Pat Quinn (Dem.) vs. and Chad
           Grimm (Libt;), 50.8%-45.9%-3.4%;
         - Iowa: Gov. Terry Branstad (Rep.) 
wins re-election over Jack G. Hatch
           (Dem.), Lee Hieb (f)(Libt.), Jim Hennager (New Independent Party Iowa),
           and Jonathan Narcisse (Iowa Party), 59.1%-37.3%-1.8%-0.9%-0.9%;
         - Kansas: Gov. Sam Brownback (Rep.) wins re-election over Paul Davis (Dem.)
           and Keen Umbehr (Libt.), 50%-46.1%-4%;
         - Maine: Gov. Paul LePage (Rep.) wins re-election over Congressman Mike
           Michaud (Dem.) and Eliot Cutler (Unenrolled), 48.2%-43.3%-8.4%;
         - Maryland: Larry Hogan (Rep.) defeats
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown (Dem.) and
           Shawn Quinn (Libt.), 51.6%-46.9%-1.5%;
         - Massachusetts: Charlie Baker (Rep.) defeats Attny. Gen Martha Coakley (f)
           (Dem.) vs. Evan Falchuk (United Independent), Scott Lively (Ind.) and Jeff
           McCormick (Ind.), 48.5%-46.6%-3.3%-0.9%-0.8%;
         - Michigan: Gov. Rick Snyder (Rep.) 
wins re-election over Mark Schauer
           (Dem.), Mary Buzuma (f)(Libt.), Mark McFarlin (US Taxpayers) and Paul
           Homeniuk (Grn.), 51%-46.8%-1.1%-0.6%-0.5%;
         - Minnesota: Gov. Mark Dayton (Dem./DFL) wins re-election over Jeff Johnson
           (Rep.), Hannah Nicollet (f)(Ind.), Chris Wright (Grn.) and Chris Holbrook
           (Libt.), 50.1%-44.5%-2.9%-1.6%-0.9%;
         - Nebraska: Pete Ricketts (Rep.) defeats Chuck Hassebrook (Dem.) and Mark G.
           Elworth Jr. (Libt.), 57.6%-38.9%-3.5%;
         - Nevada: Gov. Brian Sandoval (Rep.) wins re-election over Robert Goodman
           (Dem.), David VanDerBeek (Independent American) and None of these Candidates,
           70.6%-23.9%-2.7%-2.9%;
         - New Hampshire: Gov. Maggie Hassan (f)(Dem.)
wins re-election over Walt
           Havenstein (Rep.), 52.6%-47.4%;
         - New Mexico: Gov. Susana Martinez (f)(Rep.)
wins re-election over Attny.
           Gen. Gary King (Dem.), 57.3%-42.7%;
         - New York: Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Dem.) wins re-election over Rob Astorino
           (Rep.), Howie Hawkins (Grn.), Michael McDermott (Libt.) and Steve Cohn
                (Sapient Party), 54%-40.6%-4.9%-0.4%-0.1%;
         - Ohio: Gov. John Kasich (Rep.) wins re-election over Ed FitzGerald (Dem.)
           and Anita Rios (f)(Grn.), 63.8%-32.9%-3.3%;
         - Oklahoma: Gov. Mary Fallin (f)(Rep.) wins re-election over Joe Dorman
           (Dem.), Kim Willis (f)(Ind.) and Richard Prawdzienski (Ind.), 55.8%-41%-
           2.1%-1.1%;
         - Oregon: Gov. John Kitzhaber (Dem.) wins re-election over Dennis Richardson
           (Rep.), Jason Levin (Pacific Green), Paul Grad (Libt.), Aaron Auer
           (Constitution) and Chris Henry (Progressive), 49.8%-44.7%-2%-1.5%-1.1%-0.9%;
         - Pennsylvania:
Tom Wolf (Dem.) defeats Gov. Tom Corbett (Rep.), 54.9%-45.1%;
         - Rhode Island: Treasurer Gina Raimondo (f)(Dem.) defeats Mayor Allan Fung
           (Rep.), Robert Healey (Moderate), Kate Fletcher (f)(Ind.) and Leon Kayarian
           (Ind.), 40.8%-36.3%-21.4%-1.1%-0.4%;
         - South Carolina: Gov. Nikki Haley (f)(Rep.)
wins re-election over Vincent
           Sheheen (Dem.), Steve French (Libt.), Tom Ervin (Ind.) and Morgan Bruce
           Reeves (United Citizens), 56%-41.4%-1.2%-0.9%-0.5%;
         - South Dakota: Gov. Dennis Daugaard (Rep.)
wins re-election over Susan
           Wismer (f)(Dem.) and Mike Myers (Ind.), 70.5%-25.4%-4.1%;
         - Tennessee: Gov. Bill Halsam (Rep.) wins re-election over Charlie Brown
           (Dem.), John Jay Hooker (Ind.), Shaun Crowell (Const.), Isa Infante (Grn.),
           Daniel Lewis (Libt.) and Steve Coburn (Ind.), 70.3%-22.8%-2.3%-2.%-1.4%-
           0.6%-0.6%;
         - Texas: Attny. Gen. Greg Abbott (Rep.) defeats Wendy Davis (Dem.), Kathie
           Glass (f)(Libt.) and Brandon Parmer (Grn.), 59.3%-38.9%-1.4%-0.4%;
         - Vermont: Gov. Peter Shumlin (Dem.) leads Scott Milne (Rep.), Don
           Feliciano (Libt.), Emily Peyton (f)(Ind.), Pete Diamondstone (Liberty
           Union), Bernard Peters (Ind.) and Cris  Ericson (f)(Ind.), 46.4%-45.3%-
                4.4%-1.7%-0.9%-0.7%-0.6%; as no candidate wins 50% +1, the state legislature
                selects the governor on 8 Jan 2015, when it elects Shumlin by 110 votes to
                69 votes for Milne;
         - Wisconsin: Gov. Scott Walker (Rep.) wins re-election over Mary Burke (f)
           (Dem.), Robert Burke (Libt.) and Dennis Feher (Ind.), 52.3%-46.6%-0.8%-0.4%;
         - Wyoming: Gov. Matthew Mead (Rep.)
wins re-election over Pete Gosar (Dem.)
           Don Wills (Ind.) and Dee Cozzens (Libt.), 62.5%-28.9%-6.1%-2.5%;
         Territory governors: 
         - Guam: Gov. Eddie Baza Calvo (Rep.) wins re-election over ex.-Gov. Carl T.
           Gutierrez (Dem.), 63.9%-36.1%;
         - Northern Mariana Islands: Gov. Eloy Inos (Rep.) leads Heinz Hofschneider
           (Ind.), ex-Gov. Juan N. Babauta (Ind.) and Edward D. Guerrero (Dem.),
           45.9%-32.6%-17.5%-3.9%, in a runoff on 11/21/14, Inos defeats Hofschneider
           56.9%-43%;
         - Virgin Islands: ex.-Lt. Gov. Kenneth E. Mapp (Ind.), Delegate Donna
           Christian Christensen (f)(Dem.), Soraya Diase Coffelt (f)(Ind.), Mona Barnes
           (f)(Ind.) and Sheila A. Scullion (f)(Ind.) win 46.6%-39.1%-7.1%-6.65%-0.32%,
                in a runoff on 11/18/14, Mapp defeats Christensen (f) 63.8%-35.8%;
         Mayor elections: 
         - Austin, TX: Stephen Adler (Dem.) leads Mike Martinez (Dem.), Sheryl Cole (f)
           (Dem.), Todd Phelps (Rep.), Mary Krenek (f) (Ind.), David Orshalick (Ind.),
           and Ronald Culver (Dem.), 36.7%-29.6%-15%-10%-4%-2%-1%, in runoff on
           12/16/14, Adler defeats Martinez 67.05%-32.95%;
         - Louisville, KY: Mayor Greg Fischer (Dem.) wins re-election over Bob DeVore
           (Rep.), 69%-31%;
         - Oakland, CA: Elizabeth "Libby" Schaaf (f)(Dem.) defeats Mayor Jean Quan (f)
           (Dem.), Rebecca Kaplan (f)(Dem.), Joe Truman (Ind.), Dan Siegel (Ind.),
           Bryan Parker (Ind.), Courtney Ruby (f)(Ind.), Jason Anderson (Grn.),
           Charles Ray William (Dem.), Ken Houston (Ind.), Peter Y. Liu (Ind.), Eric
           Wilson (Ind.), Patrick McCullogh (Ind.), Nancy Sidebotha (f)(Ind.) and Saied
           Karamooz (Ind.), 29%-15.8%-14.5%-12.4%-12.1%-8%-3.2%-1.5%-1.2%-0.5%-0.4%-
           0.39%-0.37%-0.29%-0.24%, in the ranked choice results: Schaaf defeats Kaplan,
           63%-37%;
         - Providence, RI: Jorge Elorza (Dem.) defeats ex-Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci
           (Ind.) and Daniel Harrop (Rep.), 52.1%-45%-2.6%;
         - San José, CA (runoff): Sam Liccardo (Dem.) defeats Dave Cortese (Dem.)
           50.9%-49%;
         - Shreveport, LA: Ollie Tyler (f)(Dem.) leads Victoria Provenza (f)(Ind.),
           Patrick Williams (Dem.), Sam Jenkins (Dem.), Anna Marie Arpino (f)(Ind.),
           Jim Crowley (Dem.) and Melvin Slack (Ind.), 43.7%-25.5-%-21.6%-4.3%-2.4%-1.9%
           -0.6%, in a 12/6/14 runoff Tyler defeats Provenza, 63%-36%;
         - Washington, DC: Muriel Bowser (f)(Dem.) defeats David Catania (Ind.), Carol
           Schwartz (f)(Ind.), Faith Dane (D.C. Statehood Green), Bruce Majors (Libt.),
           and Nestor Djonkam (Ind.), 54.5%-35.6%-7.2%-0.8%-0.7%-0.3%;
              - Saipan, Northern Marianas: David M. Apatang (Ind.) defeats Ramon B. Camacho
           (Ind.), Jose Agulto Reyes (Rep.) and Antonio P. Mareham (Dem.), 41.7%-29.28%-
                20.45%-8.54%;
10/31/14      updates to Burkina Faso (Pres.), India state: Maharashtra (PM).
10/30/14      update to Burkina Faso (Pres., PM).
10/29/14      updated to Zambia (acting Pres.), Ukraine prov: Chernivtsi, Zaporizhzhya (Gov.)
10/28/14      updates to Zambia (Pres.), Parlacen (Pres.)
10/26/14      updates to India state: Haryana (PM), Mexico state: Guerrero (Gov.).
10/25/14      update to Mexico state: Guerrero (Gov.)
10/24/14      update to Wallis & Futuna: Sigave (King).
10/23/14      update to Canada prov.: New Brunswick (Lt.-gov.)
10/22/14      updates to Norden (Pres.), Kazakhstan admin.: Astana (Gov.)
10/20/14      updates to Indonesia (Pres.), Australia state: Western Australia (Gov.),
10/17/14      updates to China prov.: Yunnan (Gov.), U.S. govt.: Marine Corps (Comdt.)
10/16/14      updates to Indonesia prov.: Jakarta Raya (Gov.), Nigeria state: Ekiti (Gov.)
                and IPU (Pres.)
10/15/14      update to Greenland (PM).
10/14/14      updates to Syria (rebel PM), Cocos Islands (CEO).
10/13/14      updates to French Southern & Antarctic Lands (Admin.-Sup.), Venezuela state:
                Distrito Capital (chief).
10/11/14      updates to Belgium (PM), Russia rep.: Kabardino-Balkariya (PM).
10/10/14      update to Ukraine prov.: Donets'k (Gov.)
10/08/14      update to Greece region: Voreio Aigaio (Gov.)
10/07/14      update to Canada prov.: New Brunswick (PM).
10/06/14      update to Christmas and Cocos Islands (Admin.)
10/03/14      update to Sweden (PM).
10/02/14      updates to Australia state: New South Wales (Gov.), Georgia reg.: Abkhazia (PM)
10/01/14      updates to San Marino (Capt.-Reg.), NATO (Secy.-gen.), U.S. govt.:
                Secret Service (Dir.), Sweden county: Västernorrland (Gov.)
09/30/14      updates to Greenland (acting PM), France reg.: Limousin (Pres.)
09/29/14      updates to Afghanistan (Pres., PM), India state: Tamil Nadu (PM), France
                reg.: Languedoc-Roussillon (Pres.)
09/28/14      update to India state: Maharashtra (PM).
09/26/14      update to Canada prov.: Newfoundland (PM).
09/25/14      updates to Georgia: Abkhazia (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Khmel'nyts'kiy (Gov.),
                     Armenia prov.: Syunik (Gov.)
09/23/14      updates to Canada prov.: Ontario (Lt. Gov.), Malay state: Selangor (PM).
09/22/14      updates to Fiji (PM), Poland (PM), Vanuatu (Pres.)
09/19/14      updates to Russia rep.: Komi (PM), Pakistan prov.: Islamabad (Chief Com.)
09/18/14      updates to Slovenia (PM), Uganda (PM), Ukraine prov.: Luhans'k (Gov.); 
                United Kingdom: Scotland referendum rejects independence 55.3% to 44.7%. 
09/16/14      updates to UN (Gen. Asmb. Pres.), India state: Mizoram (Gov.), Ukraine prov.:
                     Kirovohrad, Sumy and Zakarpattya (Gov.), Wake Island (Gov.)             
09/15/14      updates to Canada prov.: Alberta (PM), India state: Manipur (Gov.),
                French Polynesia (Asmb. Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Chernihiv (Gov.)
09/13/14      update to Uganda kgdm.: Busoga (king).
09/12/14      updates to Montserrat (PM), French Polynesia (Pres.).
09/11/14      update to UNASUR (Secy.-gen.)
09/09/14      updates to Russia oblast: Bryansk (Gov.), Ukraine oblast: Ivano-Frankivs'k
                and Kherson (Gov.), Syria (SNC Pres.)
09/08/14      update to Iraq (PM).
09/06/14      update to Libya (rebel PM).
09/05/14      updates to French Polynesia (Pres.), China prov.: Jilin (Gov.), India
                state: Kerala (Gov.)
09/04/14      updates to India state: Rajasthan (Gov.), Solomon Islands prov.: Rennell &
                Bellona (PM), Saint Pierre & Miquelon (Pref.)
09/03/14      update to Kosovo (KFOR Cmdr.)
09/02/14      updates to Vanuatu (Pres.), Mayotte (Pref.), Réunion (Pref.), Wallis &
                Futuna: Uvea (King).
09/01/14      updates to Australia state: South Australia (Gov.), Bonaire (Neth. Rep.),
                India state: Karnataka (Gov.), UN (High Com. Human Rights), Greece regions:
                Anatoliki Makedonia kai Thraki, Attiki, Dytiki Makedonia, Ionia Nisia,
                Notio Aigaio, Sterea Ellada and Voreio Aigaio (Gov.) Bosnia: Brcko (Intl.
                Suprv.)
08/31/14      update to India state: Goa (Gov.)
08/30/14      update to India state: Maharashtra (Gov.)
08/28/14      update to Turkey (Pres. and PM).
08/27/14      update to Martinique (Pref.)
08/26/14      updates to St Helena: Ascension (Admin.), Afghanistan (ISAF Cmdr.), France
                reg.: Languedoc-Roussillon (Pres.)
08/25/14      updates to Thailand (PM).
08/24/14      update to India state: Maharashtra (Gov.)
08/23/14      update to Mayotte (Pref.)
08/20/14      updates to Mauritania (PM), Kazakhstan prov.: Almaty (Gov.), SICA (Sec.-gen.)
08/18/14      updates to New Caledonia (High Com.), Ukraine oblast: Kherson (Gov.)
08/15/14      updates to British Virgin Is. (Gov.), Pitcairn (Gov.)
08/14/14      updates to Antigua & Barbuda (Gov.-gen.), Central African Republic (PM),
                Ukraine oblast: L'viv (Gov.), Philippines: Cordillera (RDC Chair.), India
                state: Dadra and Nagar-Haveli (Admin.)
08/13/14      update to Orthodox Church of Ukraine (Metrop.)
08/11/14      update to Cyprus: UN Buffer Zone (Comdr).
08/08/14      update to India states: Mizoram and Rajasthan (Gov.)
08/07/14      update to India state: Goa (Gov.)
08/06/14      update to Bulgaria (PM).
08/05/14      update to Libya (Head of State).
08/01/14      updates to British Virgin Is. (acting Gov.), IFRCS (Secy.-gen.)
07/31/14      update to Ukraine (PM).
07/30/14      update to U.S. govt.: Veterans Affairs (Secy.)
07/29/14      update to Australia state: Queensland (Gov.)
07/28/14      updates to Israel (Pres.), U.S. govt.: HUD (Secy.), Ukraine prov.: Mykolayiv
                (Gov.)
07/27/14      update to India state: Haryana (Gov.)
07/25/14      updates to Belgium reg.: Flanders (Min.-Pres.), India state: Chhattisgarh
                (Gov.)
07/24/14      updates to Iraq (Pres.), Rwanda (PM), Ukraine (PM), India state:
                West Bengal (Gov.), UNIFIL (Cmdr.), Ukraine prov.: Volyn' (Gov.)
07/22/14      updates to Peru (PM), India state: Uttar Pradesh (Gov.), Belgium reg.:
                Wallonia (Min.-Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Zhytomyr (Gov.) U.S. city:
                San Antonio (Mayor).
07/21/14      update to India state: Tripura (Gov.)
07/20/14      update to Japan pref.: Shiga (Gov.)
07/19/14      update to India state: Nagaland (Gov.)
07/17/14      update to India state: Puducherry (Lt. gov.)
07/16/14      update to India state: Gujarat (Gov.)
07/14/14      update to Andean Comm. (Parl. Pres.)
07/15/14      update to Nigeria state: Adamawa (Gov.)
07/12/14      update to India state: Goa (Gov.)
07/09/14      updates to Australia state: Tasmania (Gov.), U.S. govt.: USCIS (Dir.)
07/08/14      updates to The Bahamas (Gov.-gen.) and Senegal (PM).
07/07/14      updates to Australia state: Tasmania (Gov.), India state: Gujarat (Gov.)
07/05/14      update to Orthodox Church of Ukraine (Metrop.)
07/04/14      updates to Guinea-Bissau (PM), India state: West Bengal (Gov.)
07/02/14      update to OSCE (Parl. Pres.)
07/01/14      updates to Panama (Pres.); U.S. cities: Long Beach CA, Newark NJ and
                Trenton NJ (Mayors); IPU (Secy.-gen.); Swiss cantons: Basel-Land, Nidwalden,
                Obwalden, and Schwyz; Australia state Western Australia (Lt. Gov.);
                EU (Parl. Pres.), Mercosur (Dir.), WCO (Council Chr.), Norfolk Island (Admn.)
                South Korea prov.: Gyeonggi, Gyeongsangnam, Jeollabuk, Jeollanam, Jeju (Gov.)
           and Busan, Daegu, Daejeon, Gwangju, Incheon and Sejong (Mayor).
06/30/14      updates to Belgium reg.: German Community (Min.-pres.), Myanmar reg.: Rakhine
                (CM).
06/29/14      update Islamic State declared by ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
06/28/14      update to India states: Karnataka and Tripura (Gov.)
06/27/14      update to India state: Nagaland (Gov.)
06/25/14      update to Ukraine reg.: Kyiv city (Mayor).
06/24/14      updates to Finland (PM), U.S. city: Bismarck (Mayor).
06/23/14      updates to Guinea-Bissau (Pres.), India states: Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh
                (Gov.), Czech region: Stredoceský (Gov.)
06/20/14      updates to Mexico state: Michoacán (Gov.), Kazakhstan prov.: Karaganda (Gov.);
                     U.S. city mayor election: Bismarck, ND: Mike Seminary is elected unopposed;
06/19/14      updates to Spain (King), Myanmar state: Rakhine (CM), U.S. govt.: NEA (Dir.)
06/18/14      update to EU (Parl. Pres.)
06/15/14      updates to Slovakia (Pres.), Church of Sweden (Archbsp.)
06/13/14      updates to Antigua and Barbuda (PM), Italy region: Abruzzo (Pres.).
06/09/14      updates to Libya (PM), Italy region: Piemonte (Pres.), U.S. govt.: HHS (Secy.)
06/08/14      updates to Egypt (Pres.), India state: Andhra Pradesh (CM), Saipan (Mayor).
06/07/14      update to Ukraine (Pres.)
06/05/14      update to New Caledonia (Pres. of Govt.)
06/03/14      update to Danube Comm. (Pres) and U.S. cities elections: Long Beach, CA:
                Robert Garcia (Dem.) defeats Damon Dunn (Ind.), 52.12%-14.88%; San José, CA:
                Dave Cortese (Dem.), Sam Liccardo (Dem.), Madison Nguyen (f) (Dem.),
                Pierluigi Oliverio (Dem.), and Rose Herrera (f)(Dem.) win 30.18%-25.34%-20.9%
                -9.81%-6.11%; a runoff between Cortese and Liccardo to be held on 4 Nov 2014.
06/02/14      updates to Abkhazia (PM); India state: Telangana (Gov., CM); Indonesia
                prov.: Lampung (Gov.); Swiss canton: Bern; U.S. city: Saipan (Mayor).
06/01/14      updates to El Salvador (Pres.) and Swiss cantons: Neuchâtel, Sankt Gallen,
                Thurgau and Uri.
05/31/14      updates to Malawi (Pres.), Abkhazia (Pres.), Knights of Malta (Gnd Chanc.)
05/30/14      updates to Kosovo (Serbia Pref.), U.S. govt.: Veterans Affairs (Secy.),
                U.S. Coast Guard (Comdt.)
05/28/14      update to Malaysia state: Perak (Sultan).
05/27/14      updates to Kazakhstan prov.: Aqmola/Akmola, Soltüstik Qazaqstan (Gov.)
05/26/14      update to India (PM).
05/25/14      updates to Lebanon (Pres.), South African prov.: Eastern Cape, Gauteng,
                and North West (PM).
05/24/14      update to India state: Nagaland (CM).
05/22/14      updates to Thailand (PM), India state: Gujarat (CM).
05/20/14      update to India state: Bihar (CM).
05/19/14      update to Bermuda (PM).
05/18/14      update to U.S. govt.: TVA (Chair.)
05/15/14      update to Vanuatu (PM).
05/13/14      update to Canada prov.: Nunatsiavut (PM), U.S. city mayor elections: Newark,
                NJ: Ras J. Baraka (Dem.) defeats Shavar Jeffries (Dem.) 53.7% to 46.04%;
                Trenton, NJ: Eric Jackson (Dem.) wins 30.16%, Paul Perez (Dem.) 21.31%,
                Walker Worthy (Dem.) 15.44%, Jim Golden (Dem.) 15.05%, W. Oliver Leggett
                (Dem.) 9.09%, and Kathy McBride (f)(Dem.) 8.32%, in runoff on 10 Jun 2014,
                Jackson defeats Perez 55.75%-44.14%
05/12/14      updates to Malaysia state: Terengganu (PM), Russia reg.: Krasnoyarsk (Gov.)
05/10/14      update to Ukraine prov.: Luhans'k (Gov.)
05/08/14      update to Costa Rica (Pres.)
05/07/14      update to Thailand (PM).
05/06/14      updates to Ukraine prov.: Odessa (Gov .), U.S. city election: Norfolk, VA
                Mayor Paul D. Fraim (Dem.) is re-elected defeating Michael Muhammad (Dem.)
                and Jane Bethel (f)(Dem.), 71.05%-16.14%-11.81%.
05/05/14      update to China prov.: Liaoning (Gov.)
05/04/14      updates to Libya (PM), Swiss cantons: Glarus, Nicaragua region: 
                Atlántico Norte (Coor.)
05/02/14      updates to Colombo Plan (Secy.-gen.), Guadeloupe (Reg. Council Pres.)
05/01/14      updates to OECS (Secy-gen.), Swiss cantons: Valais and Zurich.
04/29/14      updates to Falklands (Gov.), Italy region: Calabria (Pres.)
04/28/14      update to Algeria (PM).
04/27/14      update to Serbia (PM).
04/24/14      update to U.S. city: Jackson, MS (Mayor).
04/23/14      update to Canada prov.: Quebec (PM).
04/21/14      update to France region: Poitou-Charentes (Pres.)
04/17/14      update to Australia state: New South Wales (PM).
04/16/14      update to Madagascar (PM).
04/15/14      update to Pakistan prov.: Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (Gov.)
04/14/14      updates to Crimea (Gov.) and Sevastopol (Gov.)
04/13/14      update to Armenia (PM).
04/10/14      update to Spain reg.: Murcia (Pres.)
04/09/14      updates to Mali (PM), U.S. city: Charlotte, NC (Mayor).
04/08/14      update to U.S. city: Jackson, MS: Chokwe Antar Lumumba (Dem.), Tony Yarber
                (Dem.), Melvin Priester Jr. (Dem.), Margaret Barrett-Simon (f)(Dem.), 
                John Horhn (Dem.), Harvey Johnson (Dem.), and Regina Quinn (f)(Dem.) win
                31.09%-31.06%-14.85%-10.76%-5.02%-4.48%-2.28%; in a runoff on 22 Apr 2014
                Yarber defeats Lumumba, 53.84%-46.16%.
04/05/14      update to Palau state: Airai (Gov.)
04/04/14      updates to Malta (Pres.), Brazil states: Amazonas, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco,
                Piauí, Rio de Janeiro, Roraima and Tocantins (Gov.)
04/02/14      updates to Kazakhstan (PM), Russia admin.: Volgograd (Gov.), Swiss canton:
                Ticino, and U.S. govt.: NSA (Dir.)
04/01/14      updates to France (PM) and San Marino (Capt.-Reg.), and SEGIB (Secy.-gen.);
                U.S city: Washington, DC (primary): Muriel Bowser (f)(Dem.) defeats Mayor
                Vincent C. Gray (Dem.), Tommy Wells (Dem.), Jack Evans (Dem.), Andy Shallal
                (Dem.) and Vincent Orange (Dem.), 44.24%-33.3%-12.55%-4.98%-3.27%-1.89%
03/31/14      updates to Australia state: Tasmania (PM), Norway: Jan Mayen (Mgr.),
                Syrian Orthodox Church (Patr.), U.S. govt.: NSF (Dir.)
03/30/14      update to UNRWA (Comm.-gen.)
03/28/14      updates to Australia (Gov.-gen.), ECOWAS (Chair.)
03/27/14      update to Ethiopia reg.: Oromiya (Pres.)
03/25/14      update to Taiwan (ROC) prov.: Fukien (Gov.)
03/26/14      updates to Estonia (PM), Kyrgyzstan (PM), U.S. mayors: Charlotte (Mayor),
                Bosnia canton: Tuzla (PM).
03/23/14      update to Canada prov.: Alberta (PM).
03/21/14      updates to Russia: Crimea annexed, Ukraine prov.: Chernivtsi (Gov.),
                and Syrian Orthodox Church (Patr.)
03/20/14      update to Bosnia canton: Sarajevo (PM).
03/17/14      updates to Nigeria state: Anambra (Gov.), Russia reg.: Novosibirsk (Gov.)
03/16/14      update to U.S. govt.: ICE (Dir.)
03/15/14      update to Ukraine prov.: Cherkasy, Chernivtsi, Khmel'nyts'kiy (Gov.)
03/14/14      update to Algeria (PM).
03/13/14      update to Italy region: Sardegna (Pres.)
03/12/14      update to Guernsey (PM).
03/11/14      updates to Chile (Pres.), Libya (PM), India state: Kerala (Gov.), Chile prov.:
                     Antártica Chilena, Isla de Pascua (Gov.), U.S. city: Santa Fe, NM (Mayor);
                Poland prov.: Dolnoslaskie, Lubelskie, Slaskie, Zachodniopomorskie (Gov.)
03/10/14      updates to Bosnia-Hercegovnia (Pres.), Indonesia prov.: Maluku (Gov.)
03/08/14      update to Russia rep.: Udmurtia (PM).
03/07/14      updates to Somalia: South-West State (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Kyiv city (Mayor)
                and U.S. govt.: Customs and Border Protection (Comm.)
03/04/14      update to U.S. cities: elections: Oklahoma City, OK: Mayor Mick Cornett (Rep.)
                defeats Edward Shadid (Green), Joe Nelson (Ind.) and Phil Hughes (Ind.),
                65.7&%-32.8%-0.77%-0.69%; Santa Fe, NM: Javier Gonzales (Dem.) defeats Patti
                J. Bushee (f) (Dem.) and Bill Dimas (Dem.), 43.3%-28.7%-28%;
03/03/14      updates to U.S. city: San Diego (Mayor), Ukraine prov.: Chernihiv, Odesa,
                and Zaporizhzhya (Gov.)
03/02/14      update Ukraine prov.: Dnipropetrovsk, Donets'k, Ivano-Frankyivsk, Kharkiv,
                Kherson, Kirovohrad, Kyiv, Luhansk, L'viv, Mykolayiv, Poltava, Rivne, Sumy,
                Ternopil, Vinnytsya, Volyn, Zakarpattya and Zhytomyr (Gov.)
03/01/14      updates to Egypt (PM), Bonaire (Gov.), Malaysia state: Sarawak (Gov.),
                Indian state: Andhra-Pradesh (PM) and SAARC (Secy.-gen.)
02/28/14      update to Malaysia state: Sarawak (PM).
02/27/14      updates to Ukraine (PM) and Crimea (PM), Falkland Islands (Gov.), U.S. govt.
                 Reclamation (Comm.), Italy region: Trentino-Alto Adige (Pres.)
02/26/14      update to Russian reg.: Oryol (Gov.), U.S. city: Trenton, NJ (Mayor).
02/25/14      updates to Falkland Islands (Gov.), U.S. city: Jackson, MI (Mayor), Japan
                pref.: Yamaguchi (Gov.)
02/24/14      updates to Peru (PM), Ukraine city: Sevastopol (Mayor).
02/23/14      update to Ukraine (Pres.)
02/22/14      updates to Italy (PM), Ukraine (PM), Russia reg.: Nenets (Gov.),
02/21/14      update to U.S. govt.: ICE (Dir.)
02/19/14      updates to Indonesia prov.: Riau (Gov.), Russia rep.: Udmurtia (Pres.)
02/17/14      update to India state: Delhi (PM).
02/15/14      update to Lebanon (PM).
02/14/14      update to Russia reg.: Kurgan (Gov.)
02/12/14      update to Japan pref.: Tokyo (Gov.)
02/11/14      update to Nepal (PM), U.S. city election: San Diego, CA (runoff): Kevin
                Faulconer (Rep.) February 2014 defeats David Alvarez (Dem.), 54.53%-45.47%.
02/05/14      update to Ukraine prov.: Volyn (Head).
02/03/14      update to CPLP (Dir.-gen.)
02/01/14      updates to U.S. govt.: Federal Reserve (Chair.), India state: Uttarakhand (PM);
                U.S. city election New Orleans: Mayor Mitch Landrieu (Dem.) defeats Michael
                Bagneris (Dem.) and Danatus King (Dem.), 63.6%-33.3%-3.14%.
01/30/14      update to African Union (Chair.)
01/29/14      updates to to Czech Republic (PM), Tunisia (PM).
01/28/14      update to Ukraine (PM).
01/27/14      updates to Honduras (Pres.), Czech region: Plzenský (Gov.), CE (PACE Pres.)
01/25/14      updates to Madagascar (Pres.) and Central African Republic (PM), Ukraine
                prov.: Kyiv city (Head).
01/24/14      updates to Gabon (PM), Canada prov.: Newfoundland (PM).
01/23/14      updates to Central African Republic (Pres.), Pacific Community (Dir.-gen.)
01/22/14      update to Latvia (PM).
01/20/14      update to Georgia: South Ossetia (PM).
01/19/14      update to Wallis & Futuna: Uvea (PM).
01/17/14      updates to Wallis & Futuna: Tu'a (Alo)(King), Dawoodi Bohra (Leader).
01/15/14      update to Russia oblast: Chelyabinsk (Gov.)
01/12/14      update to Palau state: Ngaraard (Gov.)
01/11/14      updates to U.S. state: Virginia (Gov.), Czech-Slovak Orthodox Church (Metrop.)
01/10/14      updates to Central African Republic (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Mykolayiv (Gov.)
01/09/14      update to Italy region: Bolzano-Alto Adige (Pres.)
01/08/14      update to Somalia: Puntland (Pres.)
01/07/14      update to Palau state: Ngchesar (Gov.)
01/06/14      updates to U.S. cities: Boston and Pittsburgh (Mayor), and U.S. govt.:
                NOAA Commissioned Corps. (Dir.)
01/03/14      update to Peru reg.: Cusco (Pres.)
01/02/14      updates to U.S. cities: Minneapolis and Toledo (Mayor), Democratic Party (CEO).
01/01/14      updates to Pitcairn (Mayor), Switzerland (Pres.), Swiss cantons: Aargau,
                Fribourg, Graubünden, Jura, Lucerne, Schaffhausen and Solothurn;
                Slovakia reg.: Banskobystricky, Trenciansky (Gov.); Denmark reg.:
                Hovedstaden, Sjælland (Chair.); Neth. prov.: Zuid-Holland (Com.); U.S.
                cities: Albany, Detroit, New York, Rochester and Seattle (Mayor), New York
                boroughs: Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island (Pres.); NCC
               (Sec./Pres.); G-8 (Chair.), ICAO (Pres.), Nordic Council (Secy.-gen. and
                Pres.), OIC (Secy.-gen.), OSCE (Chair.)

  Additions to WorldStatesmen.org in 2014 


12/13/14      added Fuuta Jaloo to Guinea and Timbuktu to Mali native states.
11/15/14      added annual update pages for: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014.
03/07/14      added 5 Districts to French Southern and Antarctic Lands.

    New Polities and International Organizations in 2014


12/25/14      update to Taiwan new special municipality: Taoyuan city.
06/02/14      update to India new state: Telangana.
03/21/14      update to Russia: annexation of Crimea, creating a new Russian federal
                district (Krymsky), republic (Crimea) and federal city (Sevastopol).
03/17/14      update to Ukraine: Crimea declares independence.
     01/01/14      Mayotte becomes an overseas department of France.

    New Anthems, Flags, Constitutions and Currencies in 2014


12/19/14      update to Peru reg.: Ica (flag).
11/15/14      update to Burkina Faso (constitution restored).
11/04/14      update to Ukraine: Lugansk Republic (flag).
10/31/14      update to Burkina Faso (constitution suspended).
07/22/14      update to Thailand (new constitution).
05/22/14      update to Thailand (constitution suspended).
03/17/14      update to Crimea (constitution, currency).
03/07/14      update to West Virginia (state song).
01/27/14      update to Tunisia (new constitution).
01/18/14      update to Egypt (new constitution).
01/01/14      updates to Latvia (currency), Vietnam (constitution).

 International Organization Membership Updates in 2014

 
12/31/14      Portugal withdraws from UNIDO.
12/09/14      Brazil and UAE the 26th & 27th members of UNRWA.
11/28/14      Amazigh, Sulu & Trieste admitted to UNPO.
11/25/14      Samoa the 157th member of IOM.
11/18/14      Jordan the 99th member of IMSO.
10/22/14      Kosovo the 205th member of IOC.
10/20/14      São Tomé & Príncipe the 116th member of PCA.
10/02/14      Zambia the 171st member of IMO.
09/02/14      Congo (Brazzaville) the 163rd member of CTBTO.
08/06/14      Tokelau the 3rd associate member of PIF.
07/23/14      Equatorial Guinea the 9th member of CPLP.
06/28/14      Savoy admitted and Aceh & Talysh rejoin UNPO.
06/26/14      Yemen the 160th member of WTO.
06/19/14      Macedonia the 156th member of IOM.
06/04/14      Tuvalu the 187th member of WIPO.
05/29/14      Luxembourg the 79th member of AfDB.
03/17/14      Tonga the 164h member of IPU.
03/04/14      Niue the 162nd member of CTBTO.
02/19/14      Russia the 173rd member of IFAD.
02/18/14      Brunei Darussalam the 162nd member of to IAEA.
02/14/14      Guadeloupe, Martinique and Sint Maarten
                separate associate members of ACS.
02/10/14      Guyana the 52nd member of ISESCO.
01/07/14      The Bahamas the 161st member of to IAEA.
01/01/14      Mayotte becomes an outermost region of EU.

  Mayor International & U.S. Elections in 2014



Date


Location


Election Type

 5 Jan 2014
Bangladesh
parliament
 8 Jan 2014
Puntland (Somalia)
president
(by parliament)
14-15 Jan 2014
Egypt
new constitution referendum
20 Jan 2014
Central African Rep.
president (indirect)
23 Jan 2014
Tokelau (NZ)
council, mayors
 1 Feb 2014
New Orleans, LA (US)
mayor
 2 Feb 2014
Thailand
parliament
(invalidated)
 2 Feb 2014
Costa Rica
president
(1st round)
 2 Feb 2014 Costa Rica parliament
 2 Feb 2014
El Salvador
president
(1st round)
 2 Feb 2014 Gagauzia (Moldova)
self-determination
referendum

 9 Feb 2014 Switzerland
referendum on EU
citizen immigration
11 Feb 2014 San Diego, CA (US)
mayor (runoff)
20 Feb 2014
Libya
constitutional
assembly
 3 Mar 2014
Southwestern State
(Somalia)
president
(by parliament)
 4 Mar 2014
Oklahoma City,OK(US)
mayor
 4 Mar 2014 Santa Fe, NM (US)
mayor
 9 Mar 2014
Colombia
parliament, senate
 9 Mar 2014
El Salvador
president (runoff)
 9 Mar 2014
North Korea
parliament
15 Mar 2014
Slovakia
president
(1st round)
16 Mar 2014 Serbia
parliament
16 Mar 2014
Crimea (Ukraine)
referendum
on status
16-21 Mar 2014
Venetia (Italy)
independence
digital poll

22 Mar 2014
Maldives
parliament
29 Mar 2014
Slovakia president (runoff)
30 Mar 2014
Thailand
senate
 1 Apr 2014
Malta president
(by parliament)
 1 Apr 2014
San Marino
president
(by parliament)
 5 Apr 2014
Afghanistan
president
(1st round)
 6 Apr 2014 Costa Rica
president (runoff)
 6 Apr 2014
Hungary
parliament
 7 Apr 2014 India
parliament
 8 Apr 2014 Jackson, MI (US)
mayor (special)
 9 Apr 2014
Indonesia
parliament, senate
12 Apr 2014
Niue (NZ)
parliament
13 Apr 2014
Macedonia
president
(1st round)
13 Apr 2014 Macedonia parliament
13 Apr 2014
Guinea-Bissau president
(1st round)
13 Apr 2014 Guinea-Bissau parliament
17 Apr 2014
Algeria
president
22 Apr 2014 Jackson, MI (US)
mayor (runoff)
23 Apr 2014
Lebanon
president (1st try)
(by parliament)
27 Apr 2014
Macedonia
president (runoff)
30 Apr 2014
Iraq
parliament
 4 May 2014
Panama
president
 6 May 2014 Norfolk, VA (US)
mayor
 7 May 2014
South Africa
parliament
11 May 2014
New Caledonia (Fr.)
parliament
11 May 2014
Lithuania
president
(1st round)
11 May 2014
Donetsk (Ukraine)
status referendum
11 May 2014 Lugansk (Ukraine)
status referendum
13 May 2014 Newark, NJ (US)
mayor
13 May 2014 Trenton, NJ (US)
mayor
18 May 2014
Guinea-Bissau
president (runoff)
18 May 2014
Switzerland
referendums
20 May 2014
Malawi
parliament,
president
21 May 2014
South Africa
president
(by parliament)
25 May 2014 Belgium
parliament, senate
25 May 2014
Lithuania
president (runoff)
25 May 2014
Colombia
president
(1st round)
25 May 2014 Ukraine
president
26-28 May 2014
Egypt
president
 3 Jun 2014
Syria
president
 3 Jun 2014
Long Beach, CA (US)
mayor
 3 Jun 2014
San José, CA (US)
mayor
 8 Jun 2014
Kosovo
parliament
 8 Jun 2014
South Ossetia
(Georgia)
parliament
10 Jun 2014
Israel
president
(by parliament)
10 Jun 2014
Trenton, NJ (US) mayor (runoff)
12 Jun 2014
Antigua and Barbuda
parliament
14 Jun 2014
Afghanistan
president (runoff)
15 Jun 2014
Colombia
president (runoff)
20 Jun 2014
Bismarck, ND (US)
mayor
21 Jun 2014
Mauritania
president
25 Jun 2014
Libya
parliament
29 Jun 2014
Lithuania
foreigner land
sale referendum
29 Jun 2014
Northern Cyprus
constitutional
referendum

 9 Jul 2014
Cook Islands (NZ)
parliament
 9 Jul 2014
Indonesia
president
13 Jul 2014
Slovenia
parliament
20 Jul 2014 Thailand
parliament (rerun)
(cancelled)
24 Jul 2014
Iraq
president
(by parliament)
10 Aug 2014
Turkey
president
14 Aug 2014 Khaatumo (Somalia)
president
(by parliament)
24 Aug 2014
Abkhazia (Georgia)
president
29 Aug 2014
Sint Maarten (Neth.)
parliament
31 Aug 2014
Macau (China)
chief executive
(indirect)
11 Sep 2014
Montserrat (UK)
parliament
14 Sep 2014 Sweden parliament
14 Sep 2014
Crimea
(Ukraine/Russia)
region election
17 Sep 2014
Fiji
parliament
18 Sep 2014 Scotland (UK)
independence
referendum

20 Sep 2014
New Zealand
parliament
22 Sep 2014
Vanuatu
president
(by parliament)
28 Sep 2014 France
senate
28 Sep 2014
Switzerland
referendums
 1 Oct 2014
San Marino
captains-regent
(by parliament)
 4 Oct 2014
Latvia
parliament
 5 Oct 2014 Brazil parliament
 5 Oct 2014
Brazil
president
(1st round)
 5 Oct 2014
Bulgaria
parliament
10-11 Oct 2014
Czech Republic senate
12 Oct 2014 Bosnia-Herecegovina
parliament,
president
12 Oct 2014 Muslim-Croat Fed.
(Bosnia)
parliament,
president
12 Oct 2014
Republika Srpska (Bosnia)
parliament,
president
12 Oct 2014
Bolivia
parliament,
president
12 Oct 2014
Congo (Brazzaville)
senate (indirect)
12 Oct 2014
São Tomé and
Príncipe
parliament
12 Oct 2014
Principe (São Tomé
and Príncipe)
region election
14 Oct 2014 Liberia
senate (postponed)
15 Oct 2014
Mozambique
parliament,
president
15 Oct 2014 Jersey (UK) parliament
15 Oct 2014
Jersey (UK)
referendum on
electoral reform
24 Oct 2014
Botswana
parliament,
president (indirect)

26 Oct 2014
Brazil
president (runoff)
26 Oct 2014 Haiti
parliament, senate
(cancelled)
26 Oct 2014
Ukraine
parliament
26 Oct 2014
Uruguay
parliament
26 Oct 2014 Uruguay president
(1st round)
26 Oct 2014 Uruguay constitutional
referendum

26 Oct 2014
Tunisia
parliament
 2 Nov 2014
Romania
president
(1st round)
 2 Nov 2014
Donetsk (Ukraine)
president,
parliament
 2 Nov 2014 Lugansk (Ukraine)
president,
parliament
 4 Nov 2014 American Samoa (US)
parliament
 4 Nov 2014 Guam (US)
governor, parliament
 4 Nov 2014 Northern Mariana
Islands (US)
governor, congress,
constitutional
referendum
 4 Nov 2014 Puerto Rico (US)
congress
 4 Nov 2014 United States
congress, senate
 4 Nov 2014
Virgin Islands (US)
governor, parliament
 4 Nov 2014
Alabama (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Alaska (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Arizona (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Arkansas (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
California (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Colorado (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Connecticut (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Florida (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Georgia (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Hawaii (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Idaho (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Illinois (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Iowa (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Kansas (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Maine (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Maryland (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Massachusetts (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Michigan (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Minnesota (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Nebraska (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Nevada (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
New Hampshire (US) governor
 4 Nov 2014
New Mexico (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
New York (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Ohio (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Oklahoma (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Oregon (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Pennsylvania (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Rhode Island (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
South Carolina (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
South Dakota (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Tennessee (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Texas (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Vermont (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Wisconsin (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014
Wyoming (US)
governor
 4 Nov 2014 Louisville, KY (US) mayor
 4 Nov 2014 Oakland, CA (US)
mayor
 4 Nov 2014 Providence, RI (US) mayor
 4 Nov 2014 Austin, TX (US)
mayor
 4 Nov 2014 San José, CA (US)
mayor (runoff)
 4 Nov 2014 Shreveport, LA (US)
mayor
 4 Nov 2014
Washington, DC (US)
mayor
 4 Nov 2014 Saipan, Northern
Mariana Islands (US)
mayor
 9 Nov 2014
Catalonia (Spain)
independence
referendum
poll
16 Nov 2014
Lebanon
parliament
(postponed)
16 Nov 2014
Romania
president (runoff)
17 Nov 2014
Southwestern State
(Somalia)

president (indirect)
18 Nov 2014
Virgin Islands (US)
governor (runoff)
19 Nov 2014
Solomon Islands
parliament
21 Nov 2014
Northern Mariana
Islands (US)

governor (runoff)
22 Nov 2014
Alderney (Guernsey)
(UK)
parliament
22 Nov 2014
Bahrain
parliament
23 Nov 2014
Tunisia
president
(1st round)

27 Nov 2014
Tonga
parliament
28 Nov 2014
Greenland (Denmark)
parliament
29 Nov 2014
Namibia
president,
parliament
30 Nov 2014
Moldova
parliament
30 Nov 2014
Uruguay
president (runoff)
30 Nov 2014
Switzerland
referendum on
immigration cap
 3 Dec 2014
Switzerland
president
(by parliament)
 6 Dec 2014
Shreveport, LA (US)
mayor (runoff)
 8 Dec 2014
Dominica
parliament
10 Dec 2014
Mauritius
parliament
10 Dec 2014
Sark (Guernsey)(UK)
parliament
13 Dec 2014
Gabon
senate (indirect)
14 Dec 2014
Japan
parliament
16 Dec 2014
Austin, TX (US)
mayor (runoff)
16 Dec 2014
Liberia
senate
(rescheduled)

17 Dec 2014
Greece
president (1st try)
(by parliament)
17 Dec 2014
Sint Eustatius
(Netherlands)

referendum on status
20 Dec 2014
Liberia
senate
21 Dec 2014
Tunisia
president (runoff)
21 Dec 2014
Uzbekistan
parliament
23 Dec 2014
Greece
president (2nd try)
(by parliament)
28 Dec 2014
Croatia
president
29 Dec 2014
Greece
president (3rd try)
(by parliament)




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