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Presidential Election

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."

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.

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.

Come on, People! This is the Third Most Important Election of Our Lifetime

Billy Kimball | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Billy Kimball

It's not unreasonable to imagine that those of you with long enough lifetimes may eventually look back on this election and decide that it wasn't really the third most important -- more like the eighth.

Sarah's Favorite Drink Recipe: This One'll Get You Hammered

Michael Seitzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Seitzman

The right ingredients, at the right time, mixed together by a ravenously ambitious leader without any moral compass, can and will produce something extremely toxic and dangerous.

Americans Have Lost Confidence In Our Social And Legal Institutions

Sheila Suess Kennedy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Sheila Suess Kennedy

The sobering question that confronts us is whether any president, any administration, can stem the bleeding and put this nation back on the long and difficult path to competent governance, fiscal sanity and the rule of law.

Failure to Blow Election Stuns Democrats

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

For Democrats, who have become accustomed to their party blowing an election even when it seemed like a sure thing, Tuesday night's results were a bitter pill to swallow.

Jews for Obama?

Michelle Haimoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Haimoff

The one issue that surpasses even those that center around civil liberties is the continued existence of the state of Israel.

Marketing for Grownups: Selling the Rescue Plan

Alan Fein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Fein

Bush noted that the effect of just Monday's drop in the market capitalization of the stock market was in excess of $1 trillion -- that's right, more than the $700 billion "bailout."

Obama and Democrats Fighting Hard on GOP Turf

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Jenkins

All told, 20 states are currently at high risk of loss by the Republican party in either the presidential election, the Senate race, or both. How is that for expanding the playing field?