The issue was a winner for Obama last year, and remember all that postelection yammering about needing young people?
Parroting another government line, the article raises the specter of a Russian intervention if postelection unrest flares.
The postelection debate to date has mostly been about Republicans slowly coming to grips with the need for tax-revenue increases.
late 13c., from Anglo-French eleccioun, Old French elecion "choice, election, selection" (12c.), from Latin electionem (nominative electio), noun of action from past participle stem of eligere "pick out, select," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + -ligere, comb. form of legere "to choose, read" (see lecture (n.)). Theological sense is from late 14c.