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Obama Seems To Have Early Lead In Key States

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 01.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama heads toward Election Day with an apparent lead over Republican Mitt Romney among early voters in key states...

Matt Sledge

Romney Makes Early Voting Gains, But Obama Repeats Strong 2008 Performance | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama flew to Chicago on Thursday to cast his vote early -- a first for a sitting president, and a move carefully crafted...

Obama Casts Historic Ballot In Hometown

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 10.25.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- President Barack Obama has cast his ballot early, returning to his hometown of Chicago to drum up support for early voting. The president ...

Obama Returns To Chicago To Cast Historic Early Ballot

Posted 10.25.2012 | Chicago

President Barack Obama on Thursday will make history when he briefly returns to Chicago and becomes the first sitting U.S. president to vote early. ...

Horse Race or Horse Puckey? The Facts Tell Us Where to Place Our Bets

Beth Broderick | Posted 12.23.2012 | Politics
Beth Broderick

In spite of the media's desperate attempt to convince you otherwise and thereby maintain the breathless "horse race," Obama is well ahead in many ways that no one is discussing and everyone should know.

Obama Gains Big Lead Among Early Voters

Reuters | Posted 12.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are neck and neck in opinion polls, but ...

Obama Campaign Asks Court To Allow Early Voting

AP | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- President Barack Obama's campaign is urging the U.S. Supreme Court not to consider an appeal in a dispute over early voting in the p...

Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Memo: On The Real Metrics, We're Winning | Sam Stein | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a bit of pre-debate chest thumping, the Obama campaign put out a memo on Thursday touting a major voter-registration advantage over R...

Mitt Looking To Cut Into Key Obama Advantage

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Mitt Romney's campaign is working hard to chip away at President Barack Obama's advantage among early voters, and there are signs t...

Americans Need an Election Period, Not an Election Day

Steven Kurlander | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics
Steven Kurlander

The Ohio lawsuit is the latest reminder that we need to permanently transform our outdated tradition of voting on a single Election Day and instead hold an Election Week, or even an Election Month.

Four States Where Obama Hopes to Mobilize Early Voters

Michael P. McDonald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael P. McDonald

The Democrats are using President Obama to rally early voters, and to recruit volunteers to help with the early-voter ground game. What remains to be seen is if the Democrats' organization can match the Republicans' enthusiasm and money.

Early Florida Voting Drove Obama's Win

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MIAMI — More Floridians voted for John McCain than Barack Obama on Election Day, but the Democrat sealed his victory in the state by winning mor...

Sam Stein

Obama Camp Giddy Over Early Voting Extension In Florida | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama campaign is, not surprisingly, ecstatic with the decision by Florida's Republican Gov. Charlie Crist to extend early voting hours in his sta...

Obama Dominates Among Early Voters In Five Swing States

FiveThirtyEight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SurveyUSA has a lot of good habits as a pollster, and one of them is breaking out the results of early and absentee voting in states where such things...

Obama's Biggest Advantage Yet: Early Voting

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

It's really mind-boggling that the B team running the McCain operation is ceding such a massive on-the-ground strategic advantage to the Obama campaign.