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Obama Victory

WATCH: Sasha Obama's Friendly Reminder For Her Dad

Posted 11.09.2012 | Parents

A president surrounds himself with advisors well-versed in a variety of subjects -- and even when it comes to the basics of crowd management, it seems...

A Less Nimble America in the Arab World

Daniel Byman | Posted 01.08.2013 | World
Daniel Byman

2012-11-05-HP_World_Graphic_300x70.pngOur diplomats are like our soldiers -- they are precious to us, but we must also recognize that if they cannot take risks they cannot do their jobs.

President Obama "Wins Decisively": Will the House Work With the President?

John W. Boyd Jr. | Posted 01.07.2013 | Black Voices
John W. Boyd Jr.

We are all Americans and the time has come for both parties to start working together the way the American people deserve. Now's the time to show some unity and pass the laws that will put Americans back to work.

HuffPost International On Obama's Reelection

Posted 11.07.2012 | World

Around the world people were reacting to the news that Barack Obama had been reelected as president of the United States. World leaders generally wish...

Obama Wins, Status Quo Prevails

Marco Vicenzino | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics
Marco Vicenzino

President Barack Obama's narrow victory in the popular vote complicates his ability to launch a new bold new agenda, reclaim the mandate of his 2008 electoral landslide or trigger deep soul-searching in Republican ranks.

Why Obama Won Is So Clear, The Day After

Howard Fineman | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics
Howard Fineman

Sure, the numerical line-up didn't change much: a Democratic president, a narrowly Democratic Senate and a Republican-led House. But under the circumstances, the results made an extraordinary statement about commitment to change.

For The Radical Right, Obama Victory Brings Fury And Fear

Mark Potok | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics
Mark Potok

The loss of a white majority in the U.S. has helped drive a truly explosive growth of the radical right in the last three years. For months now, groups on the radical right have increasingly fretted about a possible Obama victory. Now that that has occurred, they may grow more dangerous still.

Paul Krugman: Obama Reelection A Victory For The 'Real America'

Posted 11.07.2012 | Business

Paul Krugman would like to welcome you to the “Real America.” The New York Times columnist and Nobel Prize-winning economist wrote in an early...

Oh Well

David Trumble | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics
David Trumble

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You've Been Warned

AP | MARCY GORDON | Posted 01.07.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fitch Ratings says President Barack Obama must pivot off his re-election victory and quickly forge an agreement with Congress to p...

The Future of America

Aaron Hurst | Posted 01.07.2013 | Impact
Aaron Hurst

With the election behind us, it is time to look forward. It is time to create a rational and inspiring vision of our nation to rally us all behind. This is your historic opportunity Mr. President.

Election Day Dawned Clear and Bright

Frank A. Weil | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics
Frank A. Weil

When will the public wake up to the pointlessness and waste in campaign finance? If the president can now strong-arm the Congress to pass a version of the original Simpson-Bowles plan, the election will have been a success

Tom Zeller Jr.

Obama Victory, East Coast Megastorm Raise Hopes For Bolder Climate Action

HuffingtonPost.com | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 11.07.2012 | Green

With President Barack Obama's reelection victory unfolding against the backdrop of an East Coast brought to its knees by last week's historically viol...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama Victory Speech: 'The Best Is Yet To Come'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO -- President Barack Obama scored himself a second term in the White House on Tuesday, nabbing nearly all of the key battleground states and pr...

Soros: Americans 'Rejected Extremist Positions'

Reuters | Posted 01.06.2013 | Business

By Jennifer Ablan and Matthew Goldstein Nov 6 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor George Soros said late Tuesday that the...

Jordan Howard

Obama Campaign Touts Grassroots Strength, Calls On GOP Candidates To Name Big Donors

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Howard | Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On a conference call with reporters this morning, Barack Obama's 2012 reelection campaign touted the their second-quarter fundraising nu...

More Than Just Winning

Andrew Sargus Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Sargus Klein

Obama is simply biding his time on the issue, letting Cheney's "doth protest too much" vitriol wither on the vine.

Can I Stop Giving Now?

Carine Fabius | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carine Fabius

People are stressed about money. So, why is the president-elect still asking me to send in donations? You got elected. Can you stop asking me to give you money now?

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.

Obama's Victory Prompts Major Changes In Black Press

Politico | NIA-MALIKA HENDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Barack Obama's election as president is prompting major changes in the nation's black press, ushering in a series of firsts that editors say will resh...

Obama's Plan to Serve Humankind Decoded...IT'S A COOKBOOK!

Jerry and Joe Long | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jerry and Joe Long

Ahh the hell with it....this is too great a day for goofy (not to mention pointless) satire. We've had eight years of someone enjoying himself at the expense of the country. Now, mercifully, this country may finally have a President.

Election Sex

Steve Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Young

As soon as the California polls closed pushing Obama over 270, Democratic wives around the country exploded in frenzied ecstasy as a tidal wave of unabashed married sex swept the country.

Change?

Bernard Rowan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bernard Rowan

It's time to bring in a new generation of leaders to the White House, not just a new version of the same.

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton? Surprisingly, a Large Number of Republicans Say "Yes"

Ricardo Rossello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ricardo Rossello

Given conservative Republicans' beliefs that Obama is a far left candidate, the more moderate (in their view) Senator Clinton may become a more acceptable choice for Secretary of State.

Memo To David Plouffe

Ben Arnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ben Arnon

Please, Mr. Plouffe, on behalf of the vast infrastructure of dedicated Democratic field organizers and community activists, go run the DNC.