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Obama Election Night

Obama's Election Day Basketball Game (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Senator Barack Obama continued his election day ritual Tuesday with a two-hour basketball game on Chicago's West Side. Among the players in Obama's g...

Kerry: "Tonight New Dreams Are Born"

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John Kerry released the following statement in response to Sen. Barack Obama's victory: "Tonight we elected a President who has inspired a major...

Obama Victory Speech - VIDEO, TEXT

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATES: Barack Obama Big News Page ***SCROLL FOR VIDEO, FULL TEXT*** The election is over. Tonight President-Elect Obama celebrated in Gran...

Election Results: States To Watch

NY Times/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pundits and pollsters may be trying to take all the fun out of Election Day. So many have predicted a lopsided victory for Senator Barack Obama over S...

The Next First Family Of The United States

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"I am the son of a black man from Kenya and a white woman from Kansas. I was raised with the help of a white grandfather who survived a Depression to ...

McCain Camp Mood: "Great Fight" ... "No Regrets"

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MSNBC describes the mood in John McCain's villa: Senior staffers are gathering to spend time with Senator McCain at the "family villa" they are usin...

MSNBC Continually Features Inaccurate Poll Closing Times

Media Matters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sometimes, the multitude of information and data that floods the airwaves on Election Day can be too overwhelming to keep track of. During MSNBC's co...

Thomas B. Edsall

Obama Wins: How He Did It

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas B. Edsall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama racked up a decisive victory Tuesday crushing John McCain in almost every battleground state. On January 20, he will become the nation's ...

Obama's Election Night Party In Chicago's Grant Park (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Verena von Pfetten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The big night has finally arrived! And while Obama is still keeping a low profile since getting off the plane earlier this afternoon in Chicago, his s...

Bush To Obama: "What An Awesome Night For You"

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Bush has called Barack Obama to congratulate him on winning the presidency. The two-term Republican president told the I...

President Obama: Barack Obama Becomes America's 44th President

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

See below for the results of election 2008! Daily Kos Map CNN's Electoral Map Google Map: Follow Presidential, Senate House Races CBS News ...

Obama Election Night Rally Prep: Updates, Video, Photos

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

***UPDATE 11/04*** The Chicago Tribune reports on the crowds that have already started gathering for tonight's Obama rally. With the sun beaming su...

Chicago Preps For Obamapalooza

New York Times | MONICA DAVEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago is bracing for a gigantic crowd this week in Grant Park, the city's iconic front yard, where Senator Barack Obama has chosen to spend election...

Obama Election Night Rally Guest List

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE Gov. Blagojevich has been invited to the Grant Park rally, according to a note from the governor's office to Capitol Fax. Barack Obama's mo...

Obama Rally Plans: 65,000 People, No Booze, No Live Music

Chicago Sun-Times | Andrew Herrmann, Fran Spielman and Frank Main | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Barack Obama's camp says the election night celebration in Grant Park is for 65,000 spectators, plus 7,500 media members and campaign workers, accord...

Over One Million May Attend Obama Rally: Daley

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE Requiring tickets for the election night rally serves an important purpose beyond crowd control, Lynn Sweet notes: The Obama campaign [......

Obama Paying For Election Night Rally

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE 10/28 The City of Chicago has retained security consultant Neil Sullivan to aid with the Obama rally planning at a rate of $100-an-hour with...

Obama Campaign To Charge News Outlets For Election Night Coverage

Chicago Sun-Times | Lynn Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON---The Obama campaign is putting a hefty price tag on the best camera and reporting positions for news organizations covering Barack Obama's...

Obama Election Night In Grant Park

Chicago Tribune | John McCormick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Sen. Barack Obama's presidential campaign will hold what it hopes will be an Election Night celebration in Grant Park in Chicago. The large public sp...

Obama's Election Night Party In Chicago

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Barack Obama will mark the end of his presidential quest in Chicago, Lynn Sweet reports. The election night event will likely be held outdoors, poss...