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Obama Giving Speech As Obamacare Woes Mount

Posted 11.14.2013 | Politics

By JIM KUHNHENN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is taking his economic message to Ohio, using a Cleveland steel pl...

Howard Fineman

Where Is The Obama Of Ohio 2012? | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- Barack Obama was so focused and organized in Ohio for his reelection last year that he had 1,000 neighborhood teams in place in the st...

The Election, the Buckeye State and Latinos by a Buckeye State Latino

Leo Pierson D'Cruz | Posted 01.13.2013 | Latino Voices
Leo Pierson D'Cruz

I've written here my reflections on my experience as a Cincinnatian, as a Latino and as a person involved with the president's campaign in Ohio from its inception -- a story that has taken more than a year and a half to complete.

Why Integrity Really Really Matters

Toni Feldstein | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics
Toni Feldstein

For the first time in the last few months, I am reassured that the changing face of America has a powerful voice that made itself heard over the out-of-touch and dismissive ideology of the extreme right.

We Did This

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics
Rev. Al Sharpton

From every corner of this nation, a majority sent a resounding message that we will not tolerate a rollback of our liberties, nor will we sit by idly as the rights so many fought and died for were under attack.

It's the Tea Party, Stupid

Lawrence Rosenthal | Posted 01.06.2013 | Politics
Lawrence Rosenthal

Tthe auto-bailout hypothesis missed a larger point. There is a bigger and better hypothesis to explain the successful Obama firewall: The 2010 election, and the experience of living under Tea Party rule. 2010 was the Tea Party election.

'I Got 99 Problems But Mitt Ain't One'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.05.2013 | Entertainment

Jay-Z performed an energetic set and introduced Barack Obama in Ohio on Monday. Though the rapper's voice was noticeably hoarse, the election eve perf...

An Election Fable

Ian Fletcher | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics
Ian Fletcher

Partisan differences themselves are a trap, because they serve largely to factionalize society so that it's hopelessly divided and unable to resist a unified establishment whose interests are at variance with those of the public.

Obama Heckled In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama faced multiple interruptions at a large campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio on Sunday, from hecklers protesting the president's ...

'Voting Is The Best Revenge'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama added a little barb to the end of a trademark refrain on Friday, telling voters that they could get "revenge" on GOP presidenti...

Obama On Romney's Jeep Ad: 'This Isn't A Game. These Are People's Jobs'

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama lit into Mitt Romney during a campaign stop in Hilliard, Ohio, on Friday morning for running ads in Ohio falsely suggesting tha...

Mark Blumenthal

New Polls Show Obama's Ohio Edge Holding | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than a week remaining before results are counted, the presidential race remains remarkably close, with President Barack Obama ...

Ohioans Won't Be Fooled By 'Car Guy's' Desperate Car Lies

Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics
Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm

Mitt Romney must realize that he has lost the industrial Midwest because he's completely lost a grip on reality. He's decided to throw a Hail Mary pass that will cause his already-struggling campaign to implode in Ohio.

Jon Ward

Obama, Romney Campaigns Take Different Approaches To Door-Knocking In Ohio | Jon Ward | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

CANTON, Ohio -- Samuel Taylor held his clipboard of addresses Saturday while telling a reporter about what's it like to be an openly gay supporter of ...

Converting a Poll Average to a Forecast

Simon Jackman | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics
Simon Jackman

As we enter the final week of the campaign, an obvious question to ask is how to convert the state-by-state probabilities of an Obama or Romney lead in the polls to probabilities that Obama or Romney will win the state and the election itself.

Obama Cancels Wednesday Campaign Appearances In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The politics of Hurricane Sandy are obviously difficult to game out. But the White House has clearly decided that it would look uncomfor...

Obama Campaign Hits Back At Romney Jeep Ad

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

As Mitt Romney's campaign faces criticism for airing a misleading ad about the auto industry, which suggests that Chrysler is moving production of Jee...

Obama's Battleground Boost Driven By Auto Industry Rebound

Bloomberg | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

Chrysler Group LLC is hiring more than 1,100 new workers at its sprawling Toledo, Ohio, manufacturing complex. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is looking for hun...

Obama Campaign Releases Ohio-Centric Campaign Ad Touting Auto Bailout, Knocking Romney

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign released a new Ohio-centric television ad Friday, touting his administration's bailout of the auto indust...

WATCH: Bruce Springsteen Sings His Endorsement For Obama In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

While stumping for President Barack Obama in Ohio on Thursday, rock star Bruce Springsteen pledged his support for the president's reelection bid in t...

The Secretary's Setback: The Polls Will Stay Open in Ohio

Rana B. Khoury | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Rana B. Khoury

Our votes shouldn't be precious and fragile, susceptible to inconveniences and disenfranchisement. They are our right, and Ohioans know it like no one else.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Mitt Romney's Show Of Compassion Toward Middle Class Leaves Ohio Voters Unconvinced | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

DAYTON, Ohio -- Kelly McCoy, a 40-year-old single mother of two, lives in a low-income neighborhood here. As she browses the aisles of Deals, a thrift...

Jon Ward

Obama Campaigns In The Rain, A Long Way From 2008 | Jon Ward | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

CLEVELAND –- President Barack Obama stood under a driving rain here on Friday afternoon, a black trench coat draped over his lanky frame, and looked...

Romney's Uphill Battle

Simon Jackman | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics
Simon Jackman

The subject matter of the first debate -- the economy and domestic policy -- is presumably good terrain for Romney. If Romney can't move the needle after engaging Obama on those matters -- and, according to many snap polls, besting Obama -- when will he?

Mitt Romney Releases New Ads In Ohio, Nevada, Targeting Obama's Economic Record

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign released three new ads on Friday targeting President Barack Obama's economic record, two of the spots tailored to swing states ...