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2012 Presidential Election

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Electoral College Count Affirms Obama’s Win

It’s official. A tally of the Electoral College vote affirms President Barack Obama’s re-election.

01/04/2013

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Texas Electors Gather To Cast Presidential Ballots

Texas electors will gather at the State Capitol to cast the state’s 38 electoral votes for president and vice president.

12/17/2012

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Romney Never Overcame Bailout Opposition In Ohio

Only a couple of weeks after Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008, the man who would become his Republican challenger in the next election penned a New York Times column with a fateful headline: “Let Detroit Go Bankrupt.”

11/12/2012

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Texas Secretary Of State Andrade: No Major Trouble

A spokeswoman for the Texas Secretary of State says a computer issue in Southeast Texas is the only trouble so far affecting Election Day voters in the state.

11/06/2012

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Romney Casts Ballot, Campaigns As People Vote

Mitt Romney has cast his ballot in the presidential election. After all the flights, all the speeches, the debates, hand-shakes, nods, gestures and smiles, it was time for him to vote…

11/06/2012

Voters cast their ballots at a polling station on March 6, 2012 in Ohio. (credit: J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

What Voters Need On Election Day

If you’re going to vote today, the Texas Secretary of State says people should present their voter registration card. If you can’t find it, don’t worry.

11/06/2012

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Obama Turns Re-election Prospects Over To Voters

Obama closed down his campaign late Monday with a nostalgia-filled rally in Iowa, the state that jumpstarted his first presidential bid. He’ll spend Election Day in his hometown of Chicago.

11/06/2012

Early voting in Ohio (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Hispanic Vote Could Sway Races

Canvassers in several predominantly Hispanic neighborhoods in North Dallas are getting the word out to vote in advance of Tuesday’s elections. Several polling groups are expecting more than 12 million Hispanics to vote across the country this year.

11/05/2012

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Why Do We Vote?

There’s always grousing about people who don’t bother to vote. But look at it another way: An estimated 133 million Americans will cast ballots in Tuesday’s election.

11/05/2012

US President Back Obama smiles at the end of a campaign rally at the Cleveland Burke Lakefront Airport October 25, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio.(Photo credit MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: New Jobs Growth Part Of ‘Real Progress’

President Barack Obama is hailing another month of job growth but declaring “we’ve got more work to do” following the latest employment snapshot showing U.S. employers added 171,000 jobs in October.

11/02/2012

US Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney talks to supporters calling for donations during a storm relief campaign event to help people who suffered from hurricane Sandy, in Kettering, Ohio, on October 30, 2012.(Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Seizes On Uptick In Unemployment Rate

Mitt Romney says the one-tenth-of-a-point increase in the unemployment rate to 7.9 percent is, quote, “a sad reminder that the economy is at a virtual standstill.”

11/02/2012

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Halloween Display Catching Family In Web Of Controversy

The election season and Halloween have been joined together in a yard display that is drawing attention in Colleyville.

10/03/2012