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Jimmy Carter: Obama Thanked Grandson For '47 Percent' Tape

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

Former president Jimmy Carter told CNN's Piers Morgan that President Obama personally thanked his grandson for his role in the release of the infamous...

Obama Meets Man Behind '47 Percent' Video

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama on Thursday met James Carter IV, the man behind the '47 percent' video that helped sink Mitt Romney's presidential candidacy, P...

Luke Johnson

Obama Saves 47 Percent For Last | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama waited until his final exchange to attack Mitt Romney's much-maligned comments at a fundraiser that 47 percent of Americans are...

What Does Science Say About the 47 Percent?

Eric D. Knowles | Posted 12.02.2012 | Science
Eric D. Knowles

Research indicates that if we want the so-called "47 percent" to succeed or fail on its merits -- a requirement from which Mr. Romney believes they are currently spared -- then the solution is more government assistance, not less.

Obama Campaign Ratchets Up '47 Percent' Attack

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.27.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign is making sure that every last voter has heard Mitt Romney's 47 percent comments, releasing a new ad on T...

Obama To Virginia Voters: I Don't See A Lot Of Victims In This Crowd

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.22.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is stepping up his attack on Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's controversial 47 percent comments, taking his oppone...

Sam Stein

Obama Hits Back At Romney's 47 Percent Comments | Sam Stein | Posted 09.21.2012 | Politics

Speaking at the Univision candidate forum in Miami Thursday, President Barack Obama was asked about Mitt Romney's claim that he is campaigning for 100...