| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:44 AM
TAMPA, Fla. -- Working to preempt a parade of Republican governors who will take the stage tonight at their party's national convention, Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley said here that the GOP vision for the nation's economy would "spell disaster for...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:18 PM
Declaring that “we deserve better” than the economic record compiled by President Obama, Mitt Romney accepted the Republican party’s nomination for president Thursday and said that he has a specific plan to create “jobs, lots of...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 9:16 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C.— Sounding at times like a college lecturer and others like a revival speaker, former President Bill Clinton delivered a thumping endorsement Wednesday night of incumbent Barack Obama, saying his policies were slowly healing the...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:52 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Declaring that "America is better off" than it was when Barack Obama became president, former President Clinton lauded the record of his Democratic successor and skewered his Republican rival, depicting the choice before voters as one...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:16 AM
Charlotte, North Carolina -- President Barack Obama speaks Thursday to the Democratic National Convention that nominated him for re-election, following a forceful political endorsement from former President Bill Clinton.
In a highly anticipated speech to...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:28 AM
- NEW: Campaign official says Obama will talk about "decisions we need to make as a country"
- President Obama concludes the Democratic convention on Thursday night
- Bill Clinton cites similarities between his presidency and...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:59 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Four years after riding a wave of optimism into the White House, Barack Obama offered a sobering message about the future as he asked Americans for another term to help complete the country's recovery from the worst economic crisis...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 4:58 PM
It's been a good year for the 1 percent.
The protesters who occupied public spaces in cities across the country, beginning with Wall Street on Sept. 17, 2011, garnered a great deal of attention for the idea that our democracy is being hijacked by the...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:40 PM
The grandson of former President Jimmy Carter says he helped leak the controversial footage of GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney at a private fund-raiser last May.
James Carter IV isn't saying who shot the video with a hidden camera but he says he...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 6:46 AM
Mitt Romney's Friday release of some tax documents came after months of pressure on the Republican candidate to make public more of his financial picture.
Republicans urging further release hoped additional documents would put the issue of what Romney...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 2:21 PM
In the expanding political universe of anonymous allegations and nonresponsive responses, the latest exchange between Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and prospective Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney takes the cake.
At issue is Mr. Romney's...