2012 Presidential Election News
News on the 2012 presidential race.
2 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
The fate of President Obama's second term is emerging as a battle between improving news about the economy and souring views of his signature health care law.
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4 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
A joint wave from the Air Force One, a shared dinner, and a long flight home. President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush shared quality time Tuesday as they returned from Nelson Mandela's memorial service in South Africa.
7 hrs ago | WTLV
Bluewater Productions, the company behind a recent Paula Deen comic book, has turned the Tea Party activist into the star of his own comic, "Political Power: Herman Cain."
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
There was and still is a debate about whether the government intervention into General Motors was a success, but at the end of the day it seems that the country would have been far worse if the government stayed on the sidelines.
11 hrs ago | Daily Kos
With the Texas filing deadline fast approaching, it looked like Republican Sen. John Cornyn would coast to re-election, escaping unscathed from tea party groups' drive to take out establishment-friendly incumbents.
11 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
As the one-year anniversary to the tragic murder of 20 children at the Sandy Hook school in Newtown, Connecticut approaches this week, it's perhaps timely to examine if an investment in gunmakers Sturm, Ruger , they came together in an overwhelming mass in saying stricter enforcement of existing laws were needed.
13 hrs ago | Forbes.com
It goes without saying that President Obama has experienced one of the worst first years of a second presidential term in modern history.
13 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The news that longtime D.C. Democratic hand John Podesta will be joining the White House senior staff early next year swept through political Washington Monday night, waking up what had been a somewhat sleepy start to December so far.
16 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Rep. Steve Stockman surprised the political world Monday when he filed at the last minute to challenge Sen. John Cornyn , complicating the senator's reelection bid just when it looked to be virtually problem-free .
There's a lot that you can criticize President Obama for, but one thing I never understood is why conservatives accuse him of "Chicagoland politics."
Hey, remember the IRS scandal? You know, when the IRS specifically singled out conservative tea party groups for extra scrutiny and bullying in order to squash opposition to Barack Obama going into the 2012 presidential election? Remember when President Obama said he was outraged to find out the IRS had been abusing its power to intimidate those ... (more)
North Carolina is expected to host one of the nation's toughest U.S. Senate races next year.
Netflix will premiere the Mitt Romney documentary, "Mitt," exclusively on the world's leading Internet TV network on Friday, January 24, 2014 at 12:01 AM PT.
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Thad Cochran, a six-term Senator with a shock of white hair, is the spitting image of the Republican establishment.
With a new White House push to promote the Affordable Care Act well underway, the question is whether an improved HealthCare.gov site and onslaught of positive talking points will be enough to bolster Senate Democrats facing tough races in 2014.
Despite the House leadership's refusal to bring it up for a vote, a federal bill banning LGBT workplace discrimination isn't dead yet in the eyes of a South Bay congressman.