Campaign 2012

Dick Armey

Opinion: Amazing ‘Stupid Things’

Former House Republican Leader Dick Armey criticized GOP candidates for saying “stupid things,” but here is one problem: The 2012 candidates were talking about Republican policy.


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Fort Worth Woman Warns Campaign Sign Thieves

Jennifer Gerst, put up a second sign in her yard to keep thieves from swiping her President Obama campaign sign.

CBS 11–10/17/2012

Romney, Obama

Gloves Come Off During 2nd Presidential Debate

Talk about tension. The second presidential debate was a feisty face off filled with interruptions. The stakes were high, and they tangled like we have not seen before in a presidential debate.

CBS 11–10/16/2012

Romney, Obama

Who Won Second Presidential Debate?

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney squared off for the second time of three planned debates.


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Campaign Signs Stolen From Euless Yard

Lisa Thomasson from Euless walks around her yard pointing to area’s where she had carefully placed a number of campaign signs.


Romney, Obama

Prepping For Second Presidential Debate

President Barack Obama and Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney prepare for the second of three debates before the November 2012 election.

CBS 11–10/16/2012

Romney In Fort Worth

Romney Kicks Off Texas Trip At Fort Worth Business

The Republican who would be President is campaigning in North Texas.


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Lower Turnout For Senate Runoff May Help Cruz

Turnout was low for the Texas primary, and a July 31 runoff to decide who wins the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate is likely to see it sink even lower.


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New Romney App: Let’s Make “A Better AMERCIA”

Shortly after winning Tuesday’s Texas primary, his campaign launched a new iPhone app. Which misspells “America.”


People stand in line at a polling place. (credit: Logan Mock-Bunting/Getty Images)

Texas Tea Party Candidates Hope For Big Results Tuesday

Establishment Republicans recently fell to tea party insurgents in Indiana and Nebraska. Could the same happen in Texas?


Eddie Bernice Johnson

Political Observers: Tough Battle For 30th District Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson

Johnson faces two challengers in the Democratic primary. And one of them has a history of beating incumbents.


The U.S. Capitol building stands prior to U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech on January 24, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Republican Senate Candidates Locked In Tough Primary Battle

Many races are on the ballot, but the race with the biggest political stakes is the Republican primary for the open U.S. Senate seat.