Campaign 2012

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will host his former political rival Mitt Romney for a private lunch at the White House Thursday, their first meeting since the election. Obama promised in his victory speech earlier this month to engage with Romney following their bitter campaign and consider the Republican’s ideas. “In the weeks ahead, […]

Contrary to Mitt Romney’s belief, losing was an option and a reality. Sources from the presidential hopeful’s campaign said that Romney was blind sided by his lost during last week’s presidential election. Campaigners described Romney as being “shell-shocked” when he realized he did not win. As the projections came in from each state, insiders said […]

Mitt Romney was reluctant to concede during last week’s election. But he didn’t waste any time canceling campaign funds. Sources report that Romney canceled campaign credit cards which have left many of his staffers stranded. The campaign’s finances dwindled shortly after the Republican candidate finished his concession speech. Many of Romney’s aides said they found […]

President Barack Obama called the Tom Joyner Morning Show today to talk about the debates and why voting early is crucial to the election.

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are returning to the sometimes-nasty rhetoric of a close presidential campaign after a brief truce, renewing their focus on two battleground states and preparing for next week's final, perhaps pivotal, debate. Romney and Obama set aside their differences — mostly — to poke […]

When asked by radio host, Bill Lumaye, how it felt to to hear President Barack Obama call his father, Mitt Romney, a liar, Tagg Romney, 42, said that only Secret Service stopped him from assaulting the president, reports “I’m going to ask something I think a lot of people want to know, or at […]

CNN is shooting down claims that their host Candy Crowley is an Obama supporter. While many people are praising Crowley for her stern yet easy-going approach in moderating last night’s debate, others believe that her fact checking was attached to a partisan agenda.  “They want to make all of the publicity over Candy just go […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has offered his take on the debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan, saying "Joe just needs to be Joe." Obama offered his remark in an interview with ABC News on the eve of Thursday night's vice presidential debate. Biden has been a controversial figure, occasionally prone to […]

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — A day after Mitt Romney downplayed his plans to fight abortion, social conservatives on Wednesday offered the Republican presidential nominee a not-so-subtle reminder of his pledge to do "everything in my power to cultivate, promote, and support a culture of life in America." The head of the anti-abortion group Susan […]

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama deployed Big Bird in a new campaign ad Tuesday mocking Mitt Romney's vow to end federal funding for public broadcasting. Romney's campaign dismissed it as an example of Obama being small-minded while the foundation behind Big Bird's program, "Sesame Street," asked that the ad be taken down. The […]

A new national poll suggests that President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are tied. The new Gallup poll showed that the president only holds a slight lead over his Republican opponent with 49 percent to 46 percent among registered voters. The seven-day tracking poll surveyed over 1,000 registered voters by phone and contained a sampling […]

Click here to listen to the TJMS presidential debate mix. Pundits were calling it for Mitt Romney Wednesday night after the first presidential debate between the former Massachusetts governor and incumbent President Barack Obama. But in the light of day, after analysts looked at the claims and counter-claims, it appears that while Romney may have […]