2012 Presidential Election News
News on the 2012 presidential race.
3 hrs ago | IBerkshires
State Sen. Benjamin Downing is the chairman of the party's coordinated campaign aimed to rally voters to the polls in November.
7 hrs ago | Capital Soup
Please read the following memo from Deputy Campaign Manager Tim Saler on tonight's primary election results, with Charlie Crist and Florida Democrats severley underperforming against Rick Scott.
11 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas
Mitt Romney is coming to Kentucky to raise money for U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, the latest in a string of high-profile politicians getting in on one of the country's most competitive midterm races.
12 hrs ago | Graham Leader
In this May 7, 2014 file photo, Maine Gov. Paul LePage, right, listens as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks outside Becky's Diner in Portland, Maine.
15 hrs ago | The Hill
A new ad from Sen. Mark Pryor cites the Ebola outbreak in West Africa to hit GOP opponent Rep. Tom Cotton for cuts to medical and emergency programs.
20 hrs ago | ABC News
Three months after a veterans' health care scandal rocked his administration, President Barack Obama is taking executive action to improve the mental well-being of veterans.
Having once served a president, I don't begrudge any president a vacation. There is, in fact, no escape from this relentless job.
In a video posted to his campaign's YouTube account Monday, New Mexico Senate candidate Allen Weh uses a brief still image of American journalist James Foley's executioner -- a move that critics say is "offensive."
Here's Rand Paul on what a 2016 matchup between himself and de facto Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton might look like : "If you wanna see a transformational election in our country, let the Democrats put forward a war hawk like Hillary Clinton, and you'll see a transformation like you've never seen."
Cornel West is a professor at Union Theological Seminary and one of my favorite public intellectuals, a man who deals in penetrating analyses of current events, expressed in a pithy and highly quotable way.
The Pentagon has developed plans that would allow American forces to remain in Afghanistan beyond the end of the year if the contested presidential election drags on and a security agreement isn't signed soon, the top U.S. military officer said Monday.
Paul Moccia, of Atkinson, N.H., shades the top of his head from the sun, while waiting for New Hampshire Senate candidate Scott Brown to be endorsed by Mitt Romney at an event in Stratham, N.H., on July 2, 2014.
This July 18, 2014, file photo shows protestors in Philadelphia demonstrating near the Consulate of Mexico in support of immigrants recently entering the United States via Mexico.
The Affordable Care Act was supposed to be a slam-dunk issue for the Republicans in this fall's elections.
A former Republican governor of Florida, Charlie Crist, campaigned at early voting sites and black churches on the final weekend before a state Democratic primary as he sought his old job back under a different party affiliation.
President Obama and his family remain just across the water from here for their annual vacation on .
When Democrats won all five congressional seats in 2012, President Barack Obama was at the top of the ticket and helped to draw party faithful to the polls.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 11:41 pm
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