Sol Celebrations End as Election Begins
*Pilots’ Federation ALERT* The Federation has begun voting to decide its next president, as a week of festivities in the Sol system are concluded. Congress confirmed that any pilots who supplied rare goods for the celebratory events can collect payment from Li Qing Jao starport. All temporary system permits... Read more
Rackham Withdraws from Presidential Election
Zachary Rackham has officially ended his election campaign, following the discovery of evidence that supported claims of his criminal past. Federal Times journalist Bryanna Blanco published the results of an investigation by the Wallglass Investigations Agency, which included a message archive found on Zeta Trianguli Australis A 7 a.... Read more
Wallglass Links Rackham to ‘Calico Zack’
The Federal Times has published evidence that trillionaire and presidential candidate Zachary Rackham was once the pirate lord ‘Calico Zack’. The newsfeed featured a detailed exposé by financial journalist Bryanna Blanco: “The Wallglass Investigations Agency has confirmed my long-held suspicions about Zachary Rackham’s past. With the timely assistance of... Read more
Wallglass to Probe Rackham’s Past
The Federal Times has hired the Wallglass Investigations Agency to prove that presidential candidate Zachary Rackham was once a pirate lord. Financial journalist Bryanna Blanco has long claimed that the business magnate obtained his initial fortune via piracy. Wallglass, an independent firm that is much respected in the intelligence... Read more
Rackham Refutes Rumours
Presidential candidate Zachary Rackham has denied allegations that he was a notorious pirate lord prior to becoming an entrepreneur. Financial journalist Bryanna Blanco has long maintained that the business magnate gained his initial fortune by means of piracy. She recently announced that she was renewing efforts to prove his... Read more
The Case Against ‘Calico Zack’
Financial journalist Bryanna Blanco has renewed her investigation into Zachary Rackham, seeking to invalidate him from the Federal presidential race. “Thirty years ago, the mysterious ‘Calico Zack’ gained a reputation as a notorious pirate lord. In some backwaters, tales are still told of how he personally led countless raids... Read more
Presidential Candidates Outline Manifestos
The three candidates in the Federal presidential election have taken part in a second live debate to discuss policies. The event was more closely moderated than the first debate in June. The candidates discussed their campaigns in detail, with minimal interruption from their rivals. Republican Party candidate Jerome Archer... Read more
Presidential Candidates Hold Live Debate
Vice President Jerome Archer, Shadow President Felicia Winters, and entrepreneur Zachary Rackham have exchanged political views in a live debate. The Republican, Liberal and independent candidates came together for an event that was broadcast across all Federal media networks. The event provided a platform to outline each candidate’s manifestos... Read more
Presidential Campaigns Target Federal Voters
Jerome Archer, Felicia Winters and Zachary Rackham are lobbying for public support as the Federation prepares to elect a new president in August. Political correspondent Sofia Trevino covered the race for The Federal Times: “With Zachary Hudson’s eight-year term approaching its end, citizens must decide who will be the... Read more
Rackham Fundraiser Secures Political Backing
Independent presidential candidate Zachary Rackham held a gala ball for some of the Federation’s wealthy and influential elite. The Federal Times published a report from political correspondent Sofia Trevino: “The extravagant gathering at Fort Rackham (formerly Fort Falkenrath) on Taylor Colony felt more like a party than a fundraiser,... Read more