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Voting Day in Philly: Historic and Proud

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
SaraKay Smullens

Without exception the people we took to the polls carried the elegance of the history they knew they were making.

A Road Less Traveled

Michael Seitzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Seitzman

Barack Obama is a brand new reflection for America to see itself and a new lens through which the world might see us.

Yes We Can, Said Barack Obama, And We Did

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

Obama's victory does not spell the end of racial disparity in America, but it is a ringing sign of progress, a triumph on the road to greater equality and realizing the Dream that Martin Luther King, Jr. revealed to us.

Cool, Calm and Collected at Grand Rapids Polling Station

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

With McCain's surprise withdrawal from the state on Oct. 2, and Obama enjoying a major advantage in the latest polling, Michigan's 17 electoral votes ...

The Clintons Vote For Obama In Chappaqua (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO Early Election Day morning Bill and Hillary Clinton voted for Obama in Chappaqua, NY. The pair cast their votes at Douglas G. ...

An Obituary for the Bush Administration

Alex Geana | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Geana

This is the great gift of the Bush administration, that apathy has fallen by the way side; citizens are once again active in government. This is George Bush's legacy.

Will Young People Deliver This Time? Here's Hoping.

Isabel Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Isabel Kaplan

I am a student at a very liberal university in a very liberal city. I have seen all of two McCain-Palin shirts today. Every other person I pass has ...

Truth or Fiction: Voting by Memoir

David Henry Sterry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Henry Sterry

McCain didn't even write his memoir. And the book reads like it was written by the captain of the football team who had the smart kid do it for him.

Election Day: Record Number Of Voters Expected

AP | DEBORAH HASTINGS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lines stretched around buildings and down city blocks as people waited hours to cast ballots in the historic presidential race between Barack Obama an...

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, McCain And The Clintons Vote (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Across the country candidates have returned home to vote. First up were Barack Obama in Chicago and Joe Biden in Delaware. The Clintons voted in Chap...

A New America

Sheryl Crow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sheryl Crow

We are now finally waking up and realizing the damage that was done while we were in a asleep at the wheel. As evident in this election time, we are now a nation impassioned with possibility.

Lucky Diamond Guest Spot on Celebrity Apprentice

Wendy Diamond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wendy Diamond

This week was our always-entertaining Annual Halloween Pet Costume Party benefiting the Humane Society and par usual the party featured some downright adorable canine costumes.

The Wait Is Over

Andrei Cherny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrei Cherny

If we do win, the victory will be historic not only for the margin but for the meaning. As Bill Clinton rightly pointed out this morning, Obama's election is not just about one man but about a fundamental philosophical shift.

Ya Hussein!

Hooman Majd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hooman Majd

Tonight, as Americans have decided they would prefer Obama to McCain as their next president there is a sigh of relief, and disbelief, in many quarters in the Middle East, including in Iran.

Today I Became An American (PHOTOS)

Don Kennedy Albert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Don Kennedy Albert

I am voting for the first time in my life. I am 41 years old. I have never before engaged in the democratic process, not because no candidate has eve...

Liveblogging the Election from Amman, Jordan

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daoud Kuttab

The Middle East is divided between disbelief and excitement as well as apathy. Many can't believe that America will indeed elect a black man with African roots and a Muslim father as president.

Black American Voters Excited, Slightly On Edge

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- How did it feel to be a Black American voting for Barack Obama on Election Day 2008? Outside the polling station at the corner of ...

Time For Grand Coalition Government

Lanny Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lanny Davis

The 2008 election presents another appropriate time when bipartisan unity government is needed more than ever.

Election Celebration Tips

Lea Lane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lea Lane

This is a moment to remember, and to share. May we all have a wonderful evening!

Election Day Liveblogs, Reaction and Analysis from HuffPost Bloggers

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Read Election Results liveblogs from Lincoln Mitchell, Cristina Page, Daniel Sinker from Chicago, Daoud Kuttab from Amman, Jordan, plus more blogging from Andrei Cherny, Peter Daou, Robert Elisberg, Chris Kelly, and many, many more.

Republican Steals All of Neighborhood Obama Signs

Philip G. Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Philip G. Baker

Our neighborhood has had many more Obama lawn signs than McCain, by a a ratio of almost 10:1. Today someone drove through this part of the town and stole all of the Obama signs.

Voters R Us: Kids Hit The Polls (PHOTO SLIDESHOW)

Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rebecca Shapiro

For kids, Election Day offers something even more exciting than candy and toy stores: tiny, secretive areas where they get to push buttons for a stick...

The Importance of Today

Gary Hart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary Hart

Today America is going to produce the greatest civil rights demonstration in the history of the world.

McCain's Home State Under Threat? Long Lines Of Dems In Arizona

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Politico is reporting, via a photo and comment from one of its readers, that Arizona is seeing long voting lines: A reader sends in the above, not...

Joe Biden, Wife And Mother Vote For Him - Twice (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Biden voted in Delaware just before 9 am EST, along with his wife, daughter and mother. And he voted for himself TWICE, once for VP and once for ...