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Obama, in two-minute TV spot, promotes ‘new economic patriotism’

Obama, in two-minute TV spot, promotes ‘new economic patriotism’

President Barack Obama is pitching a broad economic argument to voters ahead of next week’s debate with Republican opponent Mitt Romney, buying TV time in seven battleground states to promote…

Presidential campaigns setting records for numbers of ads and negative messages

Presidential campaigns setting records for numbers of ads and negative messages

The 2012 presidential race, now entering its most intense phase, has already set records for the number of ads and their negativity, according to experts. Among the reasons: more money…

Paul Ryan to Ron Paul’s flock: A vote for Paul is a vote for Obama

Paul Ryan to Ron Paul’s flock: A vote for Paul is a vote for Obama

Republican Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan has a message for defeated GOP contender Ron Paul’s legion of faithful followers. If you vote for Ron Paul on election day you are…

Obama, Romney spar over foreign policy and U.S. image abroad

Obama, Romney spar over foreign policy and U.S. image abroad

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are sparring over how best to address U.S. challenges abroad in nearly back-to-back addresses at the Clinton Global Initiative‘s annual meeting. Following…

White House planning executive order on cyber-security

White House planning executive order on cyber-security

The White House is preparing to direct federal agencies to develop voluntary cybersecurity guidelines for owners of power, water and other critical infrastructure facilities, according to people who said they…

Focus on campaign issues: Same sex marriage

Focus on campaign issues: Same sex marriage

The issue: On one aspect of whether same-sex couples should have the right to marry, both sides agree: The issue defines what kind of nation we are. Half a dozen…

Obama’s tax offensive aimed directly at Romney

Obama’s tax offensive aimed directly at Romney

President Barack Obama’s campaign is launching a new offensive Monday against Republican Mitt Romney, blasting the GOP nominee for criticizing Americans who don’t pay income taxes without having “come clean”…

GOP-pushed voter ID laws could disenfranchise 10 million Hispanic U.S. citizens

GOP-pushed voter ID laws could disenfranchise 10 million Hispanic U.S. citizens

New voting laws in 23 of the 50 states could keep more than 10 million Hispanic U.S. citizens from registering and voting, a new study said on Sunday, a number…

Can Todd Akin rebuild his Senate campaign after rape remark?

Can Todd Akin rebuild his Senate campaign after rape remark?

Written off by many in his own party a mere month ago, Republican Rep. Todd Akin has been slowly rebuilding his Senate campaign after apologizing for inflammatory remarks about pregnancy…

Romney hands out big-dollar bonuses to underperforming campaign aides

Romney hands out big-dollar bonuses to underperforming campaign aides

Most political professionals agree that Republican Presidential candidate¬† Mitt Romney‘s stagnant campaign for President is one of the most underwhelming in memory But that didn’t stop the candidate who preaches…