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In Presidential Decathlon, Obama Is Winning

Matthew Dowd | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Matthew Dowd

Presidential campaigns aren't decided on the last day of a race. They're decided in all the days and moments leading up to Election Day. Let's look at five moments already conducted, then the five moments still on the horizon.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Bryan Fischer: 'If Barack Obama Wins This Election, The Republican Party As We Know It Is Finished'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bryan Fischer, of the American Family Association, a conservative Christian group, slammed Mitt Romney on Friday for running a “lacklu...

TheDaily Szep -- LIBYA

Paul Szep | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics
Paul Szep

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Obama Campaign Ad: Middle Class Will Pay For Tax Cuts For Wealthy Under Romney Ryan Plan

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign is going after Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his running mate Paul Ryan for failing t...

WATCH: Ryan, Mitt Don't Want to Talk About It

The Huffington Post | Mike Barry | Posted 09.11.2012 | Politics

The Romney/Ryan campaign has some big goals--lower taxes for everyone without sacrificing revenue, 12 million new jobs in 4 years, and a full "repeal ...

Laura Bassett

Ryan, Romney Can't Say Which Tax Loopholes They'd Plug

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.09.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and his running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), stressed in interviews on Sunday that they would offset tax...

Mitt Romney Calls Defense Cuts That Paul Ryan Voted For 'A Big Mistake'

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.09.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney criticized defense spending cuts that were part of last year's debt ceiling deal in an interview that will air Sunday on NBC's 'Meet The P...

Ryan: School Prayer An 'Issue Of The States'

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

PROVO, Utah -- Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan said Wednesday that he supports prayer in public schools. The Wisconsin congressman add...

Romney: Abortion Should Be Legal In Case Of Mother's Health

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Republican Mitt Romney says he is in favor of abortion in cases of rape, incest and the health and life of the mother. The presidentia...

Report: Romney-Ryan Plan Would Cost Twenty-Somethings A SHOCKING Amount

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 08.27.2012 | Business

If Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have their way, then Americans of all ages may be spending more on health care during their retirement. If Romney bec...

When Mitt Met Paul: "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change"

Arianna Huffington | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

We've set up a system to pick our leaders in which the willingness to lose all self-respect -- to say nothing of our respect -- is one of the essential job requirements.

High Capacity Magazine

Shan Wells | Posted 08.22.2012 | Denver
Shan Wells

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Romney and Ryan: Marching Into the 18th Century

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

We either move boldly into the future or march backwards toward the 18th century. If you are a senior, a woman, a member of the LGBT community, middle-class, Latino or belonging to another minority group, there is now a clearer reason to reject the Republican Party.

Howard Fineman

Republicans Reap What They Sow On Abortion

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In 1984, activists with a new, obscure "personhood" movement went to the Republican convention in Dallas with bags of tiny pink plastic ...

Paul Ryan, We Don't Need Another Weinergate (VIDEO)

Robin Gelfenbien | Posted 10.22.2012 | Comedy
Robin Gelfenbien

American people are still under the impression that you landed one of the coveted jobs of Hotdogger, and as a former Hotdogger, I'm a little bit insulted. I had a 1 percent chance of getting that job. 1 percent. You know, like what Mitt would have paid in taxes under your plan.

Paul Ryan Responds To Todd Akin, Clarifies Abortion Position: 'Rape Is Rape'

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

Rep. Paul Ryan addressed his stance on abortion Wednesday for the first time since Rep. Todd Akin's controversial comments about "legitimate rape," se...

Romney, Ryan and the Devil's Budget: Will America Keep Its Soul?

George Lakoff | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
George Lakoff

The Romney-Ryan Budget is a Devil's budget. It guts The Public, America's soul -- The American Way of Life.

Mark Blumenthal

Poll Sees No 'Game Change' After Paul Ryan Pick

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the first of the nominating conventions less than a week away, the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll adds more evidence that...

Jon Ward

The One-Termer?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics

This story originally appeared in our weekly iPad magazine, Huffington. To read more, download the free app from the App Store. Matt Rhoades is gua...

Mark Blumenthal

Paul Ryan Makes A Difference In One State

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If the selection of Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as Mitt Romney's running mate were going to move the poll numbers anywhere, Ryan's home stat...

The Paul Ryan Factor

James Campion | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
James Campion

For good or ill on the national level and with more moderate independents, Ryan is the poster boy for the Right's argument for less government, relaxed regulations, and the age-old trickle-down free ride for "job creators" to rescue a feeble economy.

To Dems: Don't Underestimate Paul Ryan

Jimmy Dahroug | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
Jimmy Dahroug

Surely Romney thoroughly considered that Democrats would pounce on Ryan over Medicare. Could it be that Romney would rather have the scrutiny on his running mate so that it takes the target off of him and Bain?

Alan Simpson Lauds Ryan As 'Spokesman Of Hard Truth Against Fakery'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.19.2012 | Politics

Former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.) praised Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan on Friday, lauding the Wisconsin congressman as a "spokesma...

Paul Ryan: Good for the Democrats?

Robert Kuttner | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

The selection of Paul Ryan has changed the dynamics of the 2012 election in ways that, for the moment, seem to advantage President Obama and the Democrats. It has focused attention on a few key issues that should be Democrats' strength while diverting the spotlight from the slow economic recovery that is Obama's Achilles heel. Do most Americans really want to voucherize Medicare and privatize Social Security? Do we want drastic cuts in what's left of other social supports in order to give even larger tax cuts to millionaires? Most polls suggest not, and bumper stickers have already been appearing: Save Medicare, vote Democratic.

Obama Campaign Ad Blasts Romney-Ryan On Women's Health

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Continuing its attacks on the GOP ticket over women's health issues, the Obama campaign released an ad late Friday blasting presumptive ...