2012 Presidential Election News
News on the 2012 presidential race.
1 hr ago | Myrtle Beach Online
Politicians for years have been using rock songs at campaign events, and Mellencamp has found himself crossways with Walker and other candidates before.
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3 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
The outlook for the president's health care overhaul suddenly appears brighter, and some Democrats are saying it's time for the party to openly embrace the law that Republicans consider their best campaign weapon.
5 hrs ago | Fox 23
Republican Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann is set to give the commencement address at this spring's graduation ceremony at Oral Roberts University.
8 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Note: The nude libertine volleyball tournament in Rick Santorum's back yard has been cancelled on account of crankypants Rick Santorum don't think it's proper.
12 hrs ago | Mother Jones
Ron Paul announced recently that he is giving away a gun because "there can be no liberty without the ability to defend it."
Sen. Mary Landrieu speaks during a press conference on Capitol Hill April 1, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Sen. Mary Landrieu , , in a new ad for her re-election campaign, distances herself from the Obama administration while touting her Washington insider cred that has led to her chairmanship of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Former President Bill Clinton is returning in June to Ohio, a state he won twice to win the House House, to howl for Democrats and their underdog candidate for governor, Ed FitzGerald.
Sen. Mark Pryor is one of the most vulnerable senators facing reelection in November.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy greets President Obama March 5 upon his arrival at Bradley Air National Guard Base in East Granby, Conn., before the president traveled to the Hartford area to highlight the importance of raising the minimum wage.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell reported his best re-election fundraising quarter yet, bringing in $2.4 million in the first three months of this year.
The Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, John Boehner, is leading a delegation of Republican lawmakers on a trip to Afghanistan to underscore their call for U.S. forces to remain there and also to review the country's presidential election, Boehner's office said on Monday.
"We haven't stood by our promises and when we show weakness, bullies take advantage of it," said Santorum, who finished third in South Carolina's first-in-the-South GOP presidential primary two years ago.
A new parody video out this week from one of John Boehner's Republican primary opponents is accusing the House speaker of "electile dysfunction."
A new parody video out this week from one of John Boehner's Republican primary opponents is accusing the House Speaker of "electile dysfunction."
Ohio must recognize same-sex marriages legally performed elsewhere despite the state's own ban on such marriages in its constitution, a federal judge in Cincinnati officially ruled today.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that the Nevada Republican Party stripped language condemning same-sex marriage and abortion from its platform over the cries of its most conservative members.
Egypt's former military chief has taken the final formal step to run in the May 26-27 presidential election, submitting to the election commission the signatures of at least 25,000 Egyptians demanding that he... Egypt's former military chief on Monday took the final formal step to run in next month's presidential election, submitting to the ... (more)