US Presidential Challengers Look to Stop Front-runners on Super Tuesday

81238862-FBA4-4CE7-A673-D04CAFB1CF07_cx5_cy3_cw93_w640_h360{VOA NEWS} – Tuesday is the biggest day so far in the 2016 U.S. presidential nominating campaign, with challengers looking to curb the momentum for the front-running candidates, billionaire real estate mogul Donald Trump in the Republican race and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Democratic contest.

Eleven states vote on what is called “Super Tuesday,” awarding nearly a quarter of the delegates the presidential contenders need at the Republican and Democratic national party conventions in July to win their party nominations before the victors square off in November’s national election. READ MORE OF THIS STORY

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.