Presidential campaigns hit the road before big debatesWASHINGTON -- The presidential campaign hits the road next week, with the stakes particularly high for Mitt Romney as he looks to firm up his image before debates the following week.
With Obama fully engaged in presidential election, life at the White House ...Six weeks from Election Day, the energy and some of the power has shifted from 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. to Chicago, the base for Obama's re-election campaign, and governing has taken a back seat to campaigning, an inevitable shift for any president ...
Presidential election system is roulette gameThat system has transformed presidential campaigns into a series of state contests aimed at a small minority of voters rather than a bona fide national campaign.
Ryan campaigns in Miami, Biden in New HampshireUNDATED (AP) - Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is keeping up Mitt Romney's latest line of attack against President Barack Obama, saying he has failed to deliver on his promise of change.
US Presidential Candidate Romney Releases Tax ReturnsWASHINGTON (Xinhua)--U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney paid 1.94 million dollars in taxes in 2011, his campaign announced on Friday as an attempt to dispel speculations amid the hot campaign issue.
Libertarian presidential candidate files anti-trust lawsuit to get in debatesToday Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson's campaign filed an anti-trust lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Central District of California challenging Johnson's exclusion from upcoming debates sponsored by the Commission on ...
Campaign talk gets personalCampaign talk gets personal. President Barack Obama and Republican Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan sell their views on Medicare to AARP, but members of the seniors' group walk out on Ryan in New Orleans.
Job markets in battleground states may decide presidential electionFor months, political pundits have argued that President Barack Obama will have a tough time winning re-election with the national unemployment rate stuck stubbornly over 8 percent.
Romney releases doctor's letter, says he's healthyWASHINGTON - Mitt Romney's longtime physician declared that he's healthy and physically fit to meet the rigorous demands of a presidency, in a letter released by the Republican's presidential campaign on Friday. Dr. Randall Gaz of Massachusetts ...
Presidential campaign keeps candidates on the roadPeople are doing polls and focus groups and microtargeting," says Steve Elmendorf, a Democratic lobbyist who was deputy campaign manager in Sen. John Kerry's 2004 presidential campaign. "Some of it's just gut." A look at Romney's recent travels offers ...
Childs: 'Whistle stops' were staple of past presidential campaignsHow long has it been since a presidential candidate made a stop in Kansas, or better still Junction City? Kansas City or Wichita may have drawn a primary candidate in recent years, but in Junction City does anyone remember a presidential candidate ...
Software Millionaire Kicks Off South Korea Presidential CampaignAhn Cheol Soo, founder of South Korea's biggest antivirus software maker, began campaigning today as an independent candidate in the December presidential race to succeed Lee Myung Bak. Ahn, 50, was running second in an opinion poll published after ...
GOP VEEP candidate Paul Ryan to talk space at UCF rallyThe Mitt Romney for President campaign announced its long-awaited space exploration policy a few minutes ago and promised that vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan would address it during his rally in Orlando this afternoon.
Coal Moves Up Presidential Campaign AgendaWith layoffs rising in the coal industry—Alpha Natural Resources provided the latest example this week–the issue of coal's future is moving up the agenda in the presidential campaign. More In Energy. House Republican Dissents on Solyndra Bill ...
Tim Pawlenty Exits Romney Campaign To Lead Bank Lobbying GroupThe Minnesotan, whose own candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination faded early, had served as co-chairman of the Mitt Romney presidential campaign, but said he is leaving that role because his new post doesn't allow him to be partisan.
A presidential race good to the last bite(CNN) - Watching the presidential election play out, it's easy to see that campaigning is a crumby business. So it's nice when, in the middle of the campaign ad clutter, the debates over who built what, the bus tours, the rallies, the polls with that ...
Presidential rankings show Merlin Miller moving upMerlin Miller, American Third Position Party's candidate for President, may only be on the ballot in a handful of states, but that isn't stopping him from campaigning hard across the country. His diligent effort is paying off, at least according to the ...
The Presidential Campaign, By The Percentages.9-9-9: The name for Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain's plan to replace all current taxes with a 9 percent business transaction tax, 9 percent personal income tax, and a 9 percent federal sales tax.
The flying Putin glides into US presidential campaignEver since the Republican and Democratic national conventions, Russia's Vladimir Putin has tried to get our attention. On Sept.
Romney runs campaign like CEO; is it too much?Like most presidential candidates, Romney keeps a close team of aides and advisers. They describe campaign decision-making at the highest levels as collaborative discussion where advisers have the chance to offer opinions.