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Obama Voter Registration

The Real Victor Was Not Obama

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics
Miles J. Zaremski

This election, just as four years ago, was democracy at its best and exemplified the patriotic nature of the American spirit. The more things change, the more they stay the same.

Team Obama Pounds The Pavement In Tough State

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Dozens of volunteers armed with clipboards and voter registration forms gather at President Barack Obama's field office here eve...

Together, College Students Make Votes Count

The Miami Hurricane | Posted 11.21.2012 | College
The Miami Hurricane

College students are often brushed off and ignored when they talk politics. For this reason, we continue to carry the negative reputation of being politically uninterested and uninformed.

Obama's Key To Winning In 2012

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 07.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In 2008, Barack Obama tapped into a record of nearly 15 million voters who cast ballots for the first time, a surge in registration...

Voter Registrations At Record Levels

Crain's Chicago Business | Greg Hinz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Voter registration levels here have hit what is likely a near-term record level -- a possible sign that Sen. Barack Obama's hometown is preparing to ...

Seth Colter Walls

Swing State Registration Boom: Florida Dems Outpace GOP; Ohio Gains Almost 500,000 New Voters

HuffingtonPost.com | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats in Florida have some reason for optimism today as the state party announced that, at the close of voter registration season on Monday, it ha...

Obama Has Advantages in Battleground State of Michigan

Chris Savage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Chris Savage

The youth vote in Michigan may be the deciding factor for Obama in November with increased registration, participation and perception of Obama as "cool" amongst young voters.

Mad Over Sarah Palin? Time To Get Busy for Obama.

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

How can progressives channel our outrage over the prospect of an unqualified, dangerously far-right wing pitbull with lipstick like Sarah Palin a heartbeat away from the presidency?

At Invesco, Obama To Unveil Massive Voter Registration Drive

Aswini Anburajan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Aswini Anburajan

"The numbers will be staggering. And unlike past elections, this campaign will not 'contract out' the job of registering voters. We're doing it in-house. We're doing it with our own volunteers, with our own staff."

Comic-Con Campaign Politics: Democratic Grassroots Taps Youth Energy

Jonah Lalas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jonah Lalas

Cynara Kidwell dressed up as Obama Woman and yelled out to the crowd, "Be democracy's hero. Register to vote!" She wore blue hair, red heels, a cape and an Obama logo on her chest.

Obama Grassroots Snapshot: South Carolina

Grayson Daughters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Grayson Daughters

"Our effort is to reach out and make contact with those people who will support Barack Obama as their canidate. We're not concerned with what the other parties are doing -- on the volunteer level, that's really not on us."

Florida Voter Registration Shows "Huge Swing" Towards Democrats

South Florida Sun Sentinel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An escalating number of voters registering as Democrats is providing evidence that the 2008 election could produce a wave of support for Barack Obama ...

Obama Setting Up Shop In GOP Stronghold South Carolina

The State | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A team of paid staffers for Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama will be dispatched to the Palmetto State in coming weeks. Obama's campaign i...

Could Obama Redraw The Map?

Progress Illinois | Josh Kalven | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During an April 25 conference call to unveil the Obama campaign's 50-state voter registration drive, deputy campaign manager Steve Hildebrand sounded ...

Obama Campaign Launches "Vote For Change" Voter Registration Drive

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today, May 10, marks the first day of what the Obama campaign is calling its "Vote For Change" project. From barackobama.com: On May 10th, Barack Oba...

Obama Plans Voter Registration Drive In 50 States

Chicago Tribune | John McCormick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama's presidential campaign is planning to unveil a "massive" voter registration drive, one that will reach all 50 states and seeks to b...