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Barack Obama Election

Think Millennials Will Abandon Hillary? Don't Bet on It

Ryan Casey | Posted 05.19.2016 | Politics
Ryan Casey

We should not be surprised when Beltway reporters stop the presses to reveal that millennials might abandon Hillary Clinton. We also shouldn't believe it.

Four More Brew

Shan Wells | Posted 01.07.2013 | Denver
Shan Wells


Jennifer Bendery

Obama Victory Speech: 'The Best Is Yet To Come' | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO -- President Barack Obama scored himself a second term in the White House on Tuesday, nabbing nearly all of the key battleground states and pr...

Howard Fineman

Obama's Reelection Signals Rise Of New America | Howard Fineman | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

Barack Obama won because of his stand on the issues -- health care reform, Wall Street regulation, the auto industry bailout, among others. But his victory is something more: a sense that we are all in this together as a society, no matter who we are or how we live our lives. I saw this new America at the heart of the Obama reelection effort, in their campaign offices. In one office in Virgina, for example, the local campaign manager was Pakistani-American, the volunteers were of every race and background, the people heading out to handle the signup drive were Hispanic, and the event they were working on was a concert by Bruce Springsteen.

Obama's Path To 270

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's Election 2012 hopes ride on holding serve in several key states. As of Monday, polls had Obama on pace to reach the 270 ...

Adopt a Reluctant Voter and Double Your Vote!

Lea Lane | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Lea Lane

What can we all do to counter the billionaires who are trying to buy this election? We can find (at least) one reluctant voter to (at least) double our vote!

No Silver Bullet for 2012

Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza

In polling, a year is an eternity. A little less than a year before the 2008 election, Hillary Clinton led now-President Barack Obama by 27 points, and Obama just barely tied with candidates Giuliani and McCain.

Obama Adviser: President Isn't Obsessed With Keeping Job

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs says Republicans must decide whether they're going to "swear allegiance to the tea party...

Limbaugh's Traffic Spiked With Obama's Win, Inauguration

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh's website saw a spike in traffic apparently brought on by President Obama's election victory. Limbaugh's traffi...

Frank Rich: The Week Americans Reclaimed Their Country

New York Times | Frank Rich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ON the morning after a black man won the White House, America's tears of catharsis gave way to unadulterated joy. Our nation was still in the same di...

The Old Mule Did It!

R.O. Blechman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
R.O. Blechman


Great Expectations

Al Meyerhoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Al Meyerhoff

Obama has sounded his own call to arms, that "fierce urgency of now." "Now" has come.

The Bradley Effect? No Chance

Matt Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Littman

If I'm wrong on this one, I know you'll let me know - but I'm not going to be wrong. The Obama victory on Tuesday is going to be bigger than the polls suggest.

Dialogue: Should People Worry About Obama?

Marc Ambinder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Herein, a fictional conversation between two supporters of Barack Obama's. Call them "Ax" and "Rod." One is concerned about Obama's campaign. The oth...

Polls: Obama Improving In Key General Election States

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: (5/27): SurveyUSA's continuing polling of swing states has produced this Iowa poll, where Obama holds a 9-point lead over McCain. UPDATE (5/...