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Why Mitt Romney Wants to Be Your Facebook Friend

Rhiannon Elston | Posted 12.02.2012 | Politics
Rhiannon Elston

Much scrutiny has been made over the social media leg of this year's presidential campaign, with many analysts placing Obama's online strategy in the same position he's enjoying in the polls: the top.

Insight From Massive Social Experiment Could Sway Voting, Spending and Other Behavior

Kare Anderson | Posted 11.19.2012 | Technology
Kare Anderson

A recent study shows that about one-third of a million more Americans voted in 2010 because of one Facebook message on Election Day.

Politicians' Facebook Fans Want Personality, Not Campaign Rhetoric

The Huffington Post | Erin Mershon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

The polls show a tight race, but President Barack Obama handily outperforms Republican nominee Mitt Romney in at least one area: Facebook. In May, ...

Team Obama Makes Big Move On Facebook

Posted 03.01.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's campaign has made a big move on Facebook: They've switched their page over to the new Timeline format. The first post in t...

Obama Ad Condemns Israel Aid Opponents

Stephen Zunes | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics
Stephen Zunes

Even putting human rights concerns aside, questioning why American taxpayers should be spending over $3 billion annually in aid to Israel at a time of massive cutbacks at home doesn't seem unreasonable.

WATCH: Obama Hosts Social Media Town Hall At Facebook

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2011 | Politics

Facebook users deluged President Barack Obama with questions as he readied for a town hall meeting at the Silicon Valley headquarters of the social me...

Obama Facebook Poll Asking "Should Obama Be Killed?" Pulled From Site (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A poll was posted on Facebook asking users to vote "should Obama be killed?" The responses include: "yes," "maybe," "if he cuts my health care," and ...