President Obama

Both campaigns continue attack on each other in ads. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Texas Judge Giving One Man Too Much Credit

The crazy rant of a county judge in the state of Texas is showing just how polarized our political environment is in this country.

08/24/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Tax Return Hypocrisy

The focus of the presidential campaign is back on tax returns, but that focus says more about voter hypocrisy than it does tax rates.

08/16/2012

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Approval Polls Aren’t Election Polls

Gallup shows that President Obama’s approval rating is still below 50%, but that may not be as big of an advantage for Mitt Romney as it may seem.

08/07/2012

Sen. Michael Bennet celebrates his win in the 2010 Senate race while his daughter Caroline (L), daughter Halina (R) and his wife Susan Daggett (2nd R) listen in Denver's City Park on Nov. 3. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Echoes of Bennet 2010 in Obama 2012

Echoes of Senator Michael Bennet’s successful 2010 campaign are showing up in President Obama’s 2012 campaign in Colorado, but will the results be the same?

07/10/2012

An Obamacare supporter at the Supreme Court (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

The Indecision in the Wake of the ACA Decision

The Supreme Court decision on the American Care Act may have decided various legal issues, but many unaffiliated voters are still undecided on the issue for a very basic reason.

06/29/2012

President Barack Obama (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

The Wrong Assumption About Obama’s Immigration Move

President Obama’s recent announcement about illegal immigration may attract certain votes, but not necessarily the ones many think.

06/17/2012

President Barack Obama leaves Buckley Air Force Base on April 25, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Afghanistan Symbolizes Foreign Policy Advantage for Obama

President Obama made a clear statement from Afghanistan on Tuesday night. And that statement is not good news for his GOP opponent.

05/01/2012

Moms Like Me

Rosen “Mom” Comments Could Be Key to Swing Voters

The recent comments about Ann Romney from Hilary Rosen may end up being a defining moment in how both Presidential campaigns try to attract the swing vote.

04/13/2012

Afghan demonstrators shout anti-US slogans during a protest against Koran desecration in Kabul on February 24, 2012. Four people were killed on February 24 when anti-US protests turned violent in the western province of Herat, bringing the overall death toll during four days of demonstrations to at least 19, officials said. Two died as demonstrators surged towards the US consulate in Herat city while two more were killed in Adraskan district, provincial spokesman Moheedin Noori told AFP. AFP PHOTO/SHAH Marai (Photo credit should read SHAH MARAI/AFP/Getty Images)

Quran Reaction: A Display of How Little Progress is Being Made in Afghanistan

The increasingly violent reaction to the incident is showing why Afghanistan has been a military quagmire for every single fighting force that has ever fought in the country.

02/27/2012

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Gasoline Prices: The New Focus of the 2012 Campaign?

However, during every presidential campaign, one issue generally rises to the top and becomes the defining issue for independent voters. With recent spikes showing no signs of slowing down, it looks like gas prices will likely become that defining issue in 2012.

02/22/2012

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