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Obama Merchandise

Dave Jamieson

Inauguration Vendors See Slower Year Than 2009: 'The Nostalgia Wore Off'

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- There was no mistaking the fact that this year's inauguration was more modest than the sea of humanity that was Washington in 2009, espe...

LOOK: Interesting Finds At Obama Souvenir Central

The Huffington Post | Emma Roller | Posted 01.12.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The official Inauguration merchandise store opened Friday, complete with T-shirts, tote bags and a variety of buttons that bordered on t...

Businesses Deal With Surplus Of Irrelevant Romney Merch

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 11.12.2012 | Small Business

The election is over, but the T-shirts remain. And now, as President Barack Obama gets back to governing, and besieged voters in swing states reco...

Michael McAuliff

Obama Campaign Reclaims 'Obamacare' With Merchandise Line

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans have kept up a constant barrage against "Obamacare" this week, but President Barack Obama's campaign has quietly been runnin...

Sam Stein

Obama 2012 Campaign Offers Wide Array Of Swag

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- For the politically minded holiday shopper, this season presents a cornucopia of options. Politicians of all stripes are offering backer...

Obama Merchandise Sales Drop As President's Popularity Falls

Washington Post | Rick Rojas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Souvenir vendors in Washington say once-thriving sales of the garish merchandise fawning over the president are nowhere near what they were. Sales pea...

White House Lawyers Look To Limit Commercial Use Of Obama's Image

Bloomberg | Julianna Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama's popularity makes him a marketer's dream. Now, the honeymoon may be over for those trying to profit from his appeal. White House lawyer...

White House Lawyers: Obama Will Be Copyrighted

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama's popularity makes him a marketer's dream. Now, the honeymoon may be over for those trying to profit from his appeal. White House lawyer...

DC Flooded With Obama Gear, Bling And Bobble-Heads

McClatchy | Katherine Tandler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama inaugural souvenirs are selling at three times the rate of the previous record holder, Bill Clinton, according to vendor Jim Warlick, vet...

Media "Merchandizing The Moment, Packaging A President-Elect For Profit"

Washington Post | Howard Kurtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Perhaps it was the announcement that NBC News is coming out with a DVD titled "Yes We Can: The Barack Obama Story." Or that ABC and USA Today are rush...

Obama Merchandise Flies Off Shelves: "The Biggest Thing For Publishing Since Harry Potter"

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Much as Barack Obama has kindled unprecedented interest in presidential politics, so too has he prompted a flood of merchandise, collectibles, televis...

Obama Vs. McCain: Which Campaign Has The Best Knick-Knacks?

Independent UK | Tim Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

From reverent to raunchy, sarcastic to scatological, the American presidential race has thrown up a rich harvest of campaign knick-knacks. Obama's ca...

Blue Is The New Black

Michele Wissot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Michele Wissot

Fashion week may be over in New York, but who's paying attention to the runways? The election is what's making headlines this year. The latest trend:...

Obama Rolls Out Faith-Based Merchandise

BeliefNet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

God-o-Meter has learned that the Obama campaign is about to email religious supporters an annoucnement about a new line of Obama faith merchandise--bu...

Obama Campaign Lines Up Fashion Designers To Create Merchandise

Washington Post | Robin Givhan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It used to be that political campaigns would be satisfied if they managed to settle on an eye-catching font for their T-shirts and trucker caps. The m...

Obama Merchandise Outselling McCain Merchandise By 5 To 1

NBC | Jim Popkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

We've had the Bubba Gap. The Women Gap. And now comes the "Gift Gap." At political gift stores across America, Barack Obama schlock is outselling John...