4 days until Election Day
With the economy front and center in the 2012 campaign, the October jobs report was always seen as a potentially crucial, potentially game-changing moment in the final days of this campaign. By most accounts, it won’t change the face of the campaign too much.
5 days until Election Day
The calendar has turned to November and though politics took a back seat to Superstorm Sandy for a few days, the candidates are back in full swing today.
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney stumps in the battleground state Virginia, where events were…
Millions of college students will head to the polls on Nov. 6 to cast their vote in the 2012 presidential election, but Ricardo Adams won’t be one of them. By then, his vote will already be cast.
Adams, a junior at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va., is currently studying abroad in Vina del Mar, Chile. He’s a part of a bloc of U.S. students overseas whose potential impact on the election is seldom discussed.
Turnout among youth voters overseas has traditionally been inconsistent. Despite improvements made to the absentee registration and voting process, Americans who choose to vote abroad face the prospect of an extended ordeal that begs the question: Is it worth it?
Six days until Election Day
Superstorm Sandy continues to impact the final days of this presidential campaign.
President Obama skips campaigning Wednesday and instead heads to New Jersey to tour storm damage in hard-hit New Jersey with Republican Gov. Chris Christie. The President aims to…
Campaign Countdown: Friday, October 26
Tumblr is back up and so are we! Here’s today’s (belated) campaign snapshot.
Just as President Obama wrapped up a battleground blitz, his campaign announced he’ll embark on another swing state swing next week. The President will hit Wisconsin, Ohio and Colorado in his Tuesday-Wednesday tour.
Today, in an effort to drum up youth support, the President makes an appearance on MTV. Obama previously appeared on MTV back in 2007 and in 2010. Tonight’s half-hour interview airs live on all of MTV’s networks at 5 p.m. EST. MTV correspondent Sway Calloway hosts the interview.
MTV has also invited Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney for a similar live special. They hope to conduct a sit-down interview with him before Election Day on November 6.
While Obama makes the final push on television, Vice President Joe Biden is on the ground campaigning in Wisconsin. Biden will deliver remarks at the University of Wisconsin in Oshkosh and Parkside.
In the meantime, Romney delivers an economic speech in Ames, Iowa on Friday. He joins running mate Paul Ryan later in the evening in North Canton, Ohio, for a joint rally.
12 days until Election Day
12 days, 2 candidates, and a whole lot of campaigning.
Early voting has been underway in some key states, like Iowa, Colorado and Ohio. Today, President Obama heads to the polls himself. In the midst of a non-stop multi-state blitz, the President will swing by…