Tag: campaign

Happy Headlines: Kayden’s First Steps

This 2-year-old is steppin' out on faith

Campaign 2012 Series Pt. 3 – Examining Women’s votes

JET examines three groups of constituents that candidates are trying to woo and look at how they relate to Black Americans.

Obama: Romney is not an agent of change

President Barack Obama is asking for four more years to complete changes he's been trying to usher in since his election

Should Jackson Jr. stay in the race?

Election Day is four weeks away, and Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. remains out of sight. More than three months have passed since the 47-year-old Democrat, ...

Wife unsure when US Rep. Jackson Jr. will return

Says he's eager to get back out but doctors advise he 'stay very calm'

Obama, Romney hunker down for debate prep

HENDERSON, Nev.  — Nearing their first face-off, President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romneyare hunkering down for intense preparations ahead of Wednesday’s presidential debate, where the GOP nominee hopes to change the ...

Wake-up call? Jackson ad replete with bleeps

The commercial — entitled "Wake the **** Up" — is sure to get people talking

VIDEO: Obama touts ‘economic patriotism’

The President's new ad talks about his strategic plan and Mitt Romney's flaws

Romney on offensive in battleground Ohio

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said Wednesday that he understands the struggles of working families and has the know-how to fix them as he sought to ...

Obama campaign blasts Romney’s comment

CHICAGO — President Barack Obama’s campaign is launching a new offensive Monday against Republican Mitt Romney, blasting the GOP nominee for criticizing Americans who don’t pay income taxeswithout having “come clean” about his own. ...

Obama argues against Romney’s ‘top-down economics’

Says, 'country doesn't succeed when only the folks at the very top are doing well'

Poll: Obama job approval rising, race still tight

Results underscore importance of turnout in determining the victor in 2012 campaign

Obama jabs at Romney over ’47 percent’ remarks

Meanwhile, GOP officials openly debated impact controversies would have

Romney looks to steady shaky campaign

WASHINGTON — Republican White House nominee Mitt Romney faced the task of getting his campaign back on track Tuesday after a hidden camera caught him ...

Obama, Romney courting key states, blocs

BURLINGTON, Mass. — President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney are embarking on a week heavy with travel through battleground states and appeals to key ...

Energized candidates, different tactics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s challenge in the art of connecting with an audience has always been to meet the high expectations. For challenger Mitt ...

Obama uses MTV to draw young viewers

Campaign is running TV ad Thursday night at end of cable net's movie awards show

Biden to make Obama’s case to working class

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It’s time for Joe Biden to show why President Barack Obama is keeping him as his running mate. Biden, the sometimes off-script ...

Dems update platform to add God, Jerusalem

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Embarrassed by Republicans, Democrats amended their convention platform Wednesday to add a mention of God and declare that Jerusalem is the capital ...

Obama’s convention speech moved indoors

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Democratic officials are moving President Barack Obama’s convention speech Thursday indoors because of the possibility of severe weather. Obama had planned to ...