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Presidential Debate

The Second Presidential Debate In One Photo?

Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

Moments before the second presidential debate wrapped up at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., AFP/Getty's Saul Loeb captured this image of a ston...

Mitt Romney's 'Binders Full Of Women'

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

The biggest winner during Tuesday night's town hall presidential debate may have been "binders full of women." In response to a question about what...

Obama, Romney Turn Up The Intensity

Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama and GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney sparred at the second presidential debate from Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y....

Luke Johnson

Obama Saves 47 Percent For Last

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama waited until his final exchange to attack Mitt Romney's much-maligned comments at a fundraiser that 47 percent of Americans are...

Laura Bassett

Mitt Romney Reverses Contraception Position Under Pressure From Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

In response to a debate question about equal pay, President Barack Obama took the opportunity to criticize Mitt Romney's positions on contraception by...

Christina Wilkie

'Find Some Women That Are Qualified'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.17.2012 | Business

Mitt Romney, a career businessman, said during Tuesday's debate that he was unable to find qualified female candidates for positions in the Massachuse...

Michael McAuliff

Obama, Romney Spar Over Libya Attack

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney heard President Barack Obama say he had called the assault at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi a terror attack in the days after the inciden...

POLL: Who Won The Debate?

Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

Who won the debate? President Barack Obama got aggressive in facing off against Mitt Romney at Hofstra University in New York on Tuesday night. Th...

Obama Gets Aggressive In Rematch Against Mitt Romney

Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

By STEVE PEOPLES AND DAVID ESPO, ASSOCIATED PRESS HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — An aggressive President Barack Obama ripped into Mitt Romney's economic bluep...

Luke Johnson

Obama, Romney Spar Over Pensions

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

In an exchange over immigration, Mitt Romney tried to return to a previous charge by President Barack Obama about his investments in Chinese companies...

Fact Check: How Obama, Romney Debate Statements Hold Up

AP | CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In the rough-and-tumble of a town hall-style presidential debate, the facts took something of a beating Tuesday night. Mitt Romney...

Mitt Romney Insists He's Not George W. Bush

Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Mitt Romney says he differs from fellow Republican George W. Bush on energy policy, China and deficits. President Barack Ob...

Jason Linkins

Mitt Romney Tax Plan Math Doesn't Add Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

In Tuesday night's presidential debate, Mitt Romney thrusts his fists against the posts and still insists he sees the ghosts. We're talking tax policy...

Dave Jamieson

WATCH: Obama, Romney Spar Over GM, Auto Bailout

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

In an early exchange on the economy and jobs during Tuesday night's debate, Mitt Romney tried to explain what's generally been a liability throughout ...

Obama: Romney Will Create A 'Mess'

Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

During the second presidential debate, Barack Obama hit back at Mitt Romney's claim that the president is to blame for high gas prices, saying that Ro...

Romney-Obama Debate: Your Night In GIFs

The Huffington Post | Brad Shannon | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

If you're watching the debate tonight, well, we're all in this together. Here are some animated GIFs of the event, updated as we make 'em: There wa...

WATCH LIVE: Presidential Debate Live Streaming Online

Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

You can watch the presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney live from Hofstra University in New York with the video stream above provid...

WATCH: Green Party Candidate Arrested Before Debate

Posted 10.17.2012 | Green

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein was arrested outside of Hofstra University on Tuesday after she attempted to enter the debate grounds. ...

LIVE UPDATES: Obama, Romney Face Off In Presidential Debate

Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

The presidential debate on Tuesday night will have Barack Obama and Mitt Romney interacting with their audience as the pair of candidates respond to q...

Comedians Live Tweet The Second Presidential Debate

Posted 12.16.2012 | Comedy

Presidential debates are hard on the candidates, but even harder on those of us watching at home. That's why the good Lord invented Twitter. We've ...

Romney Adviser Says Governor Will Push Obama To 'Man Up' On Libya

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney is prepared to push President Barack Obama to "man up" and answer for his administration's handling of the Sept. 11 terrorist attack in Li...

Why the Location of Tonight's Debate Matters

Dr. Paula M. Rooney | Posted 12.16.2012 | College
Dr. Paula M. Rooney

By hosting this last debate on a college campus, the campaigners were dramatically reminded that the nation's future is currently attending class.

100 Must-Follow Twitter Feeds For Presidential Debate

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

There are no shortage of options for watching tonight's town hall presidential debate. One of the most interesting places to get real-time commenta...

It's the (Electoral College) Math, Stupid

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics
Hoyt Hilsman

If the Obama campaign can deliver the ground game and turn in victories in at least one of the three major states -- or wins in the smaller swing states -- then the numbers will add up to a victory.

The President of the United States Will Decide Women's Choice Globally

Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics
Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro

As the two square off on foreign policy, women's reproductive rights must be addressed because whomever becomes president will not only determine U.S. women's personal, economic and educational choices, but also those of women worldwide