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Obama Endorsements

Newspaper Endorsements Stack Up For Obama, Romney

The Huffington Post | Janell Ross | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

While many media observers question the import of newspaper endorsements, editorial boards at most of the nation's major dailies continue to formally ...

New York Times Endorses President Obama's Reelection

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama picked up the endorsement of The New York Times on Saturday, a decision the paper's editorial board said was due to administrat...

My Friend, Barack

Evan Pondel | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics
Evan Pondel

This was the first time Beyoncé had ever emailed me, and she was already soliciting me for money. Way to cultivate a relationship, Beyoncé. But there's more.

Famous People Give You 90 Reasons to Vote For Obama

Death Race | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
Death Race

Are you a Democrat feeling uninspired about Obama? Don't worry: famous and/or smart people are at this very moment mustering to rescue you from the doldrums.

Talk Show Host Endorses Obama

Posted 06.19.2012 | Latino Voices

On Monday morning, President Barack Obama received an endorsement from one of the most influential Hispanic TV personalities of all time, Cristina Sar...

Nation's Largest Education Union Endorses Obama's Re-Election

AP | Posted 09.03.2011 | Politics

CHICAGO -- The nation's largest education union has endorsed President Barack Obama's 2012 re-election campaign. Members of the National Education As...

Obama's Endorsements Fail Democrats

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama may end up playing a rather hands-off role in this fall's elections, a surprising turn for a political pheno...

Dick Cheney's Hometown Paper Endorses Obama

Editor & Publisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For the past six weeks, we have chronicled the landslide in newspaper endorsements for Barack Obama (our new daily will be ready in a short bit here)....

Obama Support Could Get Police Superintendent Reprimanded

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago alderman wants police Supt. Jody Weis to be disciplined for making a statement in a TV interview earlier this month that seemed to support B...

Stephen Colbert Endorses (But Does Not Support) Barack Obama (VIDEO)

Comedy Central | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Faced with an overwhelming number of prominent conservatives receiving media face time for endorsing Obama, last night Stephen Colbert did the only se...

Anchorage Daily News Endorses Obama

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska enters its 50th-anniversary year in the glow of an improbable and highly memorable event: the nomination of Gov. Sarah Palin as the Republican ...

"Bernanke Endorses Obama," WSJ Says

WSJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Ben Bernanke apparently wants four more years as Federal Reserve Chairman. At least that's a reasonable conclusion after Mr. Bernanke all but submitte...

Obama Nearly Endorsed By Chicago Police Superintendent

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Police Superintendent Jody Weis appeared to endorse Barack Obama during an interview with ABC 7 earlier this week. In a story about the dema...

Chicago Sun-Times Endorses Obama

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE The Sun-Times published its endorsement of Barack Obama on its Web site Friday night: Our endorsement for President of the United States go...

Obama Scores 15 Newspaper Endorsements On Sunday, McCain Zero

Editor and Publisher | Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama picked up at least 15 newspaper endorsements this weekend, including six in swing states Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Ohio, North Carolina an...

Jason Linkins

Paper Endorses First Democrat For President In 72 Years: Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Record, of Stockton, California, may not be the most well-known of newspapers, but they have been, for a number of decades, one of the most consis...

Former Presidential Candidate Endorses Obama

Bryan Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bryan Young

Former Presidential Candidate Savage Dragon announced today his intention to endorse the presumptive Democratic nominee, Barack Obama. Some of you ma...

Superdelegate Endorsements Follow Primary Contests

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton received an endorsement from add-on Ohio superdelegate Craig Bashein this morning: "Hillary brings a wealth of proven experience in b...

Mine Workers union endorses Obama for president

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The United Mine Workers of America endorsed Barack Obama for president Wednesday despite his recent defeats in primaries in coal-pr...

Obama Superdelegates: Waxman And Berman

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two big representative endorsements for Barack Obama today: Rep. Henry Waxman and Rep. Howard Berman. It brings today's number of superdelegate endor...

Superdelegates Continue To Flow To Obama

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Despite Hillary Clinton's sizable victory in West Virginia last night, the Obama camp has rolled out two more superdelegates this morning. Rep. Pete ...

Obama Starts Off The Day With Superdelegates

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Indiana Rep. Joe Donnelly endorsed Obama this morning, moving Barack's gap to the nomination 149 delegates. The press release is below. UPDATE: New ...

Evan Bayh, Hillary Supporter, Discourages Superdelegates From Endorsing

Washington Post | Jonathan Weisman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With his state's critical primary in two short weeks, Democratic Indiana Sen. Evan Bayh -- a strong supporter of Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton -- has be...

Obama Endorsed By Financial Times

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama goes into Tuesday's Pennsylvania primary as strong favourite, whatever happens, to secure the Democratic presidential nomination. Yet the...

Jimmy Carter Hints At Obama Endorsement

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Nigerian paper This Day reports that the former president all but came out for Obama, speaking to reporters in that country: We are very inte...