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Paul Blumenthal

OFA Sees Huge Boost In Money Raised

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Organizing for Action, the political nonprofit formed out of the former Obama campaign, raised $8.2 million in the second quarter of 201...

Supporters Celebrate Obama's Re-Election At Crowded Ball

Reuters | Andy Sullivan and Andrea Shalal-Esa | Posted 03.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Whoever coined the term "to the victor goes the spoils" did not have President Barack Obama's official inauguration p...

Jon Ward

Obama Voters Feel Better Thanks To Sandy

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

MENTOR, Ohio -- Republicans like Karl Rove and Ohio Sen. Rob Portman aren't the only ones who think that Hurricane Sandy has helped President Barack O...

WATCH: Vet Who Supports Obama Gets Vandalized With 'Obama' Graffiti

Posted 10.29.2012 | Los Angeles

A neighborhood full of Mitt Romney supporters woke up to an ugly surprise Saturday morning when they found the name "Obama" carved into their cars. ...

How Young Voters REALLY Feel About The Election

Posted 10.23.2012 | Teen

The 2008 presidential election saw a dramatic increase in voter turnout among young people, who came out in droves, the majority of whom supported the...

Sam Stein

Obama Panic: President's Supporters Discuss How They Cope Emotionally

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics

FAIRFAX, Va. -- The mood among supporters of President Barack Obama shortly before he took the stage at a Friday morning rally in Fairfax, Va., was pl...

PHOTO: Pop-Culture Partisanship Pits Lennon Against Led Zeppelin

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

An election cycle already renowned for partisan rhetoric has apparently divided pop-culture worlds as well. At least, that's if an infographic publish...

Country Star Joining Obama

AP | Posted 07.03.2012 | Entertainment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Country star Brad Paisley will be joining the president and first lady in saluting the military on the Fourth of July at the White...

Alex Wagner

Obama Losing Liberal And Black Support Over Jobs Record

HuffingtonPost.com | Alex Wagner | Posted 09.25.2011 | Business

Amidst new research showing historic disparity in wealth between whites and minorities, President Obama is facing plummeting approval over his jobs ag...

Obama To Supporters: I Understand Your Frustration

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

LOS ANGELES — President Barack Obama said Thursday that the Justice Department will try to "root out" cases of fraud or manipulation in oil mark...

New Year's Resolution 2011: Start Supporting President Obama

Fred Goldring | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Fred Goldring

We're lucky to have such an intelligent, levelheaded, thoughtful, compassionate, family-focused, worldview, cool, basketball-loving man in the White House right now.

Obama Says "Offshore It!" We're All For It!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

Once the president announced on Wednesday that he wanted to go ahead with expanded offshore drilling -- we were only too happy to point out what a wonderful thing this would be.

We Tried to Warn Obama, But He Wouldn't Listen

Rabbi Michael Lerner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rabbi Michael Lerner

If the people who elected President Obama stop feeling excited about his current direction, the populist energies that could mobilize fundamental change, will instead mobilize the right's reactionary goals.

Obama's Election: Destiny Called

Charles Madigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Charles Madigan

It sounds arrogant--"I'm going to find a new way to write about politics" -- but that was my objective with Destiny Calling: How the People Elected Barack Obama. A new kind of history was being written.

Obama Donors Grumble At Their Lack Of Perks

The Washington Post | MIchael D. Shear and Dan Eggen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Some of President Obama's wealthiest supporters are becoming a bit whiny, and it has nothing to do with policy. Tickets for tours of the presidential...

How Tough is Our President?

Robert Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Reich

The widening gap between admiration for Obama and cynicism about his policies reinforces passivity in his base, which makes it even harder to advance a specific agenda like health care.

Obama-Supporting Counties Got Twice As Much Stimulus Aid

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Billions of dollars in federal aid delivered directly to the local level to help revive the economy have gone overwhelmingly to places t...

10 People, 10 Backgrounds, One President (VIDEO)

Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christina Bellantoni

What happens when you bring together 10 strangers with nothing in common for a conversation about what Obama's candidacy means to them and how they may continue their work to help the administration?

Americans Gather Together Across The Nation To Cheer Obama

AP | JOANN LOVIGLIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA — From the boisterous streets of New York to the suddenly silent casinos in Las Vegas and virtually everywhere in between, American...

A Superficial Take on Politically Historical Events as Perceived While Watching CNN and MSNBC

Jann Karam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jann Karam

I'm not saying that getting laid is the agenda at every political event. But when everybody's drunk on America, there's a good chance to engage salaciously with legislators or the fit security staff.

Barack Obama: Change

Don King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Don King

The world is watching American history in the making, live and in living color. We've taken an important step in the right direction by electing Barack Obama as President.

Obama Victory Inspires Christie Hefner to Embrace Change

Theresa Darklady Reed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Theresa Darklady Reed

The new year will see new leadership not only in the White House but also at Playboy Enterprises, Inc., with chairman and CEO Christie Hefner handing the mantle of responsibility to someone else.

Obama and the Reinvention of Democracy

Don Tapscott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Don Tapscott

President-elect Obama's mobilizing the millions of young people who supported his presidential campaign to help him as he prepares to govern a troubled country.

Women And The 2008 Election: A New Majority

Julie Menin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Julie Menin

While some celebrated that New Hampshire just became the first state to have a majority of women legislators in one of their chambers, the question to ask is, why are they the only ones?

Your Very Best Friend, Barack

Victoria Lautman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Victoria Lautman

I'm grateful to Obama supporters who didn't trumpet their insiderness and perks to everyone within earshot. Gratitude is one thing. Tolerating one-upsmanship another.