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Obama To Issue Warning To Republicans

Reuters | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

By Mark Felsenthal WASHINGTON, July 25 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will use the backdrop of a busy commercial port in Florida t...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Mitt Romney's Campaign Concedes Loss In Florida | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney’s campaign conceded on Thursday that it lost Florida, as votes continue to be tallied more than 36 hours after the electio...

Why Florida Hasn't Been Called Yet

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

Why hasn't Florida been called? As of Wednesday afternoon, President Barack Obama had a 4,143,342 to 4,096,314 lead over GOP presidential candidate...

Woman Receives Bizarre Letter From Obama Sign Thief

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 11.06.2012 | Miami

When Jill Green first had her Obama campaign signs stolen off her lawn, she thought it may have just been a disgruntled foe. But things took an unusua...

Amanda Terkel

Florida Early Voting Mayhem: Voters Face Long Lines At The Polls As Rick Scott Refuses To Budge | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Once again, Florida and its problems at the polls are at the center of an election. Early voting is supposed to make it easier for pe...

Will Hurricane Sandy Push Florida to Obama?

Tom Pappalardo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Tom Pappalardo

Here is something to chew on for those worried that Obama will not get re-elected.

Mark Blumenthal

New Polls Show Race Narrowing In Two Key Battleground States | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney prepare to face off in their first televised debate Wednesday night, a new ...

The Republican War on Reality, Revisited

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Weiler

With growing horror, the right-wing is watching the detested president take what appears to be a solid lead in virtually all major polls (including those of FOX). Its increasingly agitated response to that development? Insist that the polls are hopelessly biased.

CAPTION CONTEST: Obama Points At Beer Bucket

Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's weekend trip through Florida had many photogenic moments, most notably when he got picked up by the owner of a pizza place. O...

PHOTO: Obama Gets Picked Up

Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

In Florida for his bus tour on Sunday, President Barack Obama made an unannounced stop at Big Apple Pizza and Pasta in Ft. Pierce. There, the shop's o...

Obama Switches Focus To Medicare

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2012 | Politics

SEMINOLE, Florida (Reuters) - President Barack Obama kicked off a two-day bus tour of the key election battleground state of Florida on Saturday with ...

Why President Obama May Lose Florida

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 11.06.2012 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

President Obama should truly be worried about Florida because from the view on the ground, honestly, it just doesn't look good for him. Look at it this way. There are three Florida's...

Nancy Pelosi: It Would Be 'Sweet' For The Country If Allen West Lost

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

BOCA RATON, Fla. -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) thinks it wouldn't just be great for Democrats if Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) lost his ...

RNC Tries To Counter Obama Machine

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

The Republican National Committee announced Monday the opening of 23 offices in Florida, attempting to counter the Obama campaign's formidable ground ...

Poll: Obama And Mitt Romney In Dead Heat In Florida And Ohio

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 05.03.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are virtually tied in two of the quintessential swing states, a new poll finds. Obama leads Romney by a relativ...

Obama Kisses Random Supporter

Posted 01.20.2012 | Politics

A photo snapped Thursday appears to show President Obama planting a mouth-to-mouth kiss on a random woman during a campaign stop at Disney World in La...

Sam Stein

The Most Isolated GOP Governor? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The theatrics of Wisconsin's ongoing budget protests have left the impression that there is no more isolated governor in the country tha...

Florida Health Care Decision: Judicial Activism on Steroids

Ethan Rome | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ethan Rome

We won't allow the courts or Congress to bring us back to the time when insurance companies could exclude people from care, drop people for getting sick, or let benefit caps force people with serious diseases into bankruptcy.

Behind-The-Scenes White House PHOTOS: Florida Trip, PDA & More

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Sound the Style alarms! The White House Flickr has made its twice-monthly update with new pics of what the First Family has been up to. There's a few ...

PHOTO: Obama Goes For A Swim

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

We'd been holding our breath all day, waiting to see if President Obama would go for a swim during his Gulf vacation...and finally, all of our questio...

Henrietta Hughes Given Home After Telling Obama She Was Homeless (VIDEO)

Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE 2/12: Henrietta Hughes and Chene Thompson talk about the new house Hughes is living in: Henrietta Hughes appeared on CNN's American Morning T...

Henrietta Hughes: Obama Asked For Help At Town Hall (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama went to Fort Myers, Florida Tuesday to highlight the desperate need for an economic recovery package. Unemployment in the area is up t...

Florida Democrats Infighting But Eyes on 2010

Ron Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ron Levitt

After back-slapping because the state's 27 electoral votes went for President-elect Barack Obama, not-all-too-polite political activity became the norm in the Peninsula State.

The Bigotry of Hope

David Paul Appell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Paul Appell

You'd think if anyone would appreciate that civil rights are civil rights, it's black Americans. And that's what makes the support of some among them of such bigotry particularly appalling.

Phone Banking For Obama In Florida: Enthusiasm And Racism

Salon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In recent weeks, a calm certainty seems to have settled over most of the liberals I know. After the last two elections, I can't convince myself to be ...