'Pressure is now on Republicans to perform': ZogbyAfter six years of staunchly opposing President Barack Obama, US Republicans appear to finally have him cornered. They've achieved their best results in midterm elections in 60…
INSIDE THE AMERICAS
US midterms: Obama loses the SenateThe Republican party has swept the midterm elections, as expected, leaving a lame duck presidency for Barack Obama's final two years in office.
IN THE FRENCH PAPERS
'Fin de règne' for ObamaThe papers here in France focus on two beleaguered leaders. First, François Hollande, who is half-way through his five-year term. He faces a rebellion within the party ranks,…
Lego graphs: The future of US election coverage?We take a look at US media coverage of the midterm elections, from holograms to lego. Also, various media criticise the cost of the campaign.
Gridlock or compromise? Obama isolated by midterm election results (part 2)And so begins the final chapter in Barack Obama's presidency. Republicans have dominated the midterm elections, taking the Senate and forcing the White House's hand on key issues…
Gridlock or compromise? Obama isolated by midterm election resultsAnd so begins the final chapter in Barack Obama's presidency. Republicans have dominated the midterm elections, taking the Senate and forcing the White House's hand on key issues…
After Midterm battering, don't expect Obama to 'play dead'US President Barack Obama has now lost both chambers of Congress. Given his track record in dealing with hostile Republicans in the House and Senate, is the US about to witness a…
Obama reaches out to Republicans after midtermsPresident Barack Obama says he has heard the message from voters who put Republicans in power in the US Senate and extended their majority in the House of Representatives.
Why European tech firms are choosing US stock marketsThe head of Nasdaq's European listings has told France 24 that European technology firms are listing on stock markets in the United States because they're more visible to richer…
Republicans win control of US Senate in blow to ObamaRepublicans captured a majority in the US Senate on Tuesday in a sweeping midterm election victory that delivers a sharp rebuke to President Barack Obama's Democrats.
Midterm elections buzzWe take a look at the US and French press coverage of the US midterm elections.
A referendum on Obama? US midterm vote is all about the president (part 2)When the night's over, Barack Obama will be staring at what could be a long final two years in office. It's voting day and the Republicans are poised to keep the House of…