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Presidential Election

McCain/Palin - R.I.P. Courtesy of the Middle East

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

Having just gotten off the plane from the Middle East, one thing is for certain: whether you are pro-Israeli, pro-Palestinian or pro-whatever, there is hardly a soul who is not rooting for a big Obama victory.

McCain's Mountain Of A Problem

The New Republic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Our model does not make any specific adjustments for early voting, but it is presenting a major problem for John McCain in three states in the Mountai...

A Look at the Election In San Francisco PHOTO SLIDESHOW

Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rebecca Shapiro

The election in San Francisco looks quite similar to other large cities in blue states. Residents boast pride for the Obama | Biden ticket while taki...

4 Tips For Dealing With Pre-Election Jitters

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

The presidential election has everyone nervous. No one is confident about the outcome, and it could potentially be a very, very long night next Tuesda...

Palin Calls McCain Adviser To Smooth Things Over

The Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Don't be surprised to see maligned McCain campaign adviser Nicolle Wallace rejoining GOP vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin on her campaign plane v...

Selling Obama: Pitch-Perfect Infomercial More Clintonesque than Kennedy-Like

Eric Deggans | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Deggans

Most notably, none of the average folks featured in the film actually endorsed Obama. Instead, they reminded viewers of the tough economic issues which are working best for the Democrat right now.

Paulson Cuts Goldman Sachs a Sweetheart Deal

Marco Trbovich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marco Trbovich

An analysis of the bailout deals Paulson has been cutting with taxpayer dollars reveals he's giving the culprits who created the nation's credit crisis what amount to sweetheart deals.

Voters Wrongly Flagged For Ineligibility

CNN.com | Abbie Boudreau and Scott Bronstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN) -- College senior Kyla Berry was looking forward to voting in her first presidential election, even carrying her voter registra...

RNC Chair Blames McCain For Palin Clothing Costs

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RNC Chairman Mike Duncan throws back the blame for Sarah Palin's wardrobe by telling MSNBC that the McCain campaign asked for the RNC to pay for the c...

Confusing North Carolina Ballot Leaves off Votes for President

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

"I was sure I voted for president, but then a friend told me that a straight-party vote in North Carolina includes every office except president. That made me really mad."

Presidential Depression: Dealing With Post-Election Blues

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

I'm working on my Happiness Project, and you could have one, too! Everyone's project will look different, but it's the rare person who can't benefit. ...

The H.O.P.E. of Barack Obama

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dr. Susan Corso

I was sitting on my porch just now reading a terrific book when the phone rang. I set the book down and, because it was breezy, put a rock on the cove...

Wall Street Journal: McCain Doesn't Look Competitive In Pennsylvania

WSJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Barack Obama campaign occupies a storefront on N. Main Street across from the county courthouse. A stream of people filters through to pick up but...

Greed and Growth: New Priorities for a Stable Future

Jessica Catto | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jessica Catto

What we need is a new attitude toward world wealth and what constitutes it. Not an easy task. The world is intermeshed as never before.

McCainnibalism

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yvonne R. Davis

The interesting thing about McCainnibalism is that it does not stop with trying to obliterate members outside of the campaign. The political gorging begins to happen on the inside.

Polls Show Obama Wins On Tax Issue

The Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the final weeks of the presidential campaign, John McCain has turned to an argument that has served Republicans well in recent history, using stump...

Easy Steps to Ensure Your Vote Is Counted

Myra Armstrong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Myra Armstrong

Don't risk the opportunity to have your voice heard in this important election. To make sure your vote counts, follow these specific instructions. Step #1: Be prepared!

Why this Election Actually is About Defining the "Real America"

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

Sarah Palin is right about one thing: this election is in fact a battle between the "real America" and a pretender. But it's not quite the battle she imagines.

A Very Interesting Bus Ride

Frank A. Weil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Frank A. Weil

Let's hope more people will think about today's situation in togetherness terms, not we versus them, because that state of mind cannot solve the problems we all share today.

McCain: They Don't Like Him, They Really Don't Like Him

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Jenkins

The expectations McCain brought to the race were impossibly high to fulfill, thanks to decades of media cheerleading and his ability to believe in his own hype.

Will the Republican Party Survive -- And Does Anybody Care?

Larry Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Larry Gellman

Until eight years ago, Republicans had a deserved reputation for being more socially and fiscally conservative and responsible.

Why This Election is All About Character, Not Real Issues

Omid Memarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Omid Memarian

It fits in this evil-good doctrine that Sarah Palin can categorize the country into Pro-America areas and call her opponent somebody "who is palling around with terrorists."

Clinging To Religion And Our Hotmail Accounts

Tracy Lea Carnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tracy Lea Carnes

How can this email be wrong we ask ourselves? After all, it did come from Edna and she's president of the Lady's Church Guild for crying out loud.

Obama's immediate measures to help economy: Jobs VIDEO >>

George Spyros | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
George Spyros

HuffPo reports that Obama is calling for a 90-day moratorium on foreclosures and here's some AP video to give you the rundown: 1) more immediate s...

Pollster Zogby: McCain on the Ropes, Must Turn It Around in Next 24 Hours, Election Could Be a Rout (VIDEO)

George Spyros | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
George Spyros

Zogby sees the distinct possibility of a rout fomenting the weekend before election day especially since the McCain campaign is lacking a credible message and a focused message.