Ami Horowitz, for the Weekly Standard, thinks that the Jewish vote might help re-elect President Bush.
The elections last year saw each of the five nations either re-elect their leaders or keep the ruling party in power.
Members of the Unison union have voted to re-elect Dave Prentis as their general secretary.
If Australians re-elect John Howard, at least they will know they voted for him.
The comments came ahead of votes to re-elect the directors who authorised the payment to Mr Green.
Ahern has been in government for almost five years and convincing the electorate to re-elect him will not be painless.
It was just a year ago 51 percent voted to re-elect him.
The man has an uncanny grasp of the public mood and once again he seized it, reminding us all how right we were to re-elect him as Prime Minister at the last general election.
The implication is that, if the voters don't re-elect her, they will be financially punished.
Crispin Blunt, Conservative candidate, said: If you re-elect me as Member of Parliament for Reigate I will continue to provide a strong voice in Parliament for local people.