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Ryan Makes Last-Minute Stop in Battleground Virginia

Ryan Makes Last-Minute Stop in Battleground Virginia

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(RICHMOND, Va.) – Paul Ryan made a lightning-fast stop at a campaign office in Virginia, thanking and revving up supporters as the minutes left until the polls close ticked by.The GOP vice presidential nominee stopped …

Romney Campaign Readies ‘Go Teams’ for Potential Swing State Recounts

Romney Campaign Readies ‘Go Teams’ for Potential Swing State Recounts

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(BOSTON) — How seriously is the Romney campaign taking the possibility of a post-Election Day recount?Romney campaign officials have instructed members of their staff from the political and advance teams as well as other departme…

Obama Congratulates Romney on ‘Spirited Campaign’

Obama Congratulates Romney on ‘Spirited Campaign’

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(CHICAGO) — President Obama on Tuesday congratulated GOP nominee Mitt Romney on a hard-fought race and expressed confidence he would have the votes to win a second term as he kicked off Election Day with a visit…

Election Day: Romney Still Campaigning, Obama to Play Basketball

Election Day: Romney Still Campaigning, Obama to Play Basketball

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The costliest election in United States history is also one of the closest, as polls open Tuesday and the country finally picks its president after a long and divisive campaign.After spending nearly $1 bill…

Battleground State Early Voting Tallies

Battleground State Early Voting Tallies

Ethan Miller/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Polls may have opened nationwide Tuesday morning, but the election has been under way for weeks thanks to early and absentee voting, and millions have already cast their ballots.It is expected that 46 million pe…

Paul Ryan Brings His Kids to Vote, Predicts Victory

Paul Ryan Brings His Kids to Vote, Predicts Victory

J.D. Pooley/Getty Images(JANESVILLE, Wis.) — Paul Ryan and his wife Janna took their three young children with them to vote Tuesday morning, telling reporters that after two and a half months on the road “it felt good waking up in my hometown.&r…

Election Day 2012 Discounts and Freebies

Election Day 2012 Discounts and Freebies

Comstock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — From free yoga classes to patriotic wristbands, companies are offering additional incentives to cast your ballot. 
Take advantage of these deals in your area:Boston Market: Participants can vote for their favorite …

Mitt and Ann Romney Cast Their Ballots in Massachusetts

Mitt and Ann Romney Cast Their Ballots in Massachusetts

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(BEDFORD, Mass.) — Mitt and Ann Romney cast their ballots Tuesday morning in Bedford, Mass., where the candidate remarked that he’s feeling “very good” about his chances on Tuesday.They arrived at their polling station just …

Joe Biden Votes; Is He Running in 2016?

Joe Biden Votes; Is He Running in 2016?

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WILMINGTON, Del.) — The polls haven’t even closed yet on election 2012, but let 2016 begin.  After casting his ballot Tuesday morning, Vice President Joe Biden was asked whether Tuesday would be the last time the 69-…

Will Hillary Clinton’s Next Vote for President Be for Herself?

Will Hillary Clinton’s Next Vote for President Be for Herself?

Astrid Riecken/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has emphatically stated she plans to step down from her post and retire from politics regardless of the outcome of Tuesday’s s election.  But as she casts her vote o…

Tearful Obama Ends Campaign in Iowa

Tearful Obama Ends Campaign in Iowa

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(DES MOINES, Iowa) — At one point even feeling the need to wipe a tear from his eye, President Obama ended his presidential campaign Monday night with an emotional appeal to voters in the state that started it all, asking I…

Romney Closes Out Campaign with Final Rally in New Hampshire

Romney Closes Out Campaign with Final Rally in New Hampshire

Darren McCollester/Getty Images(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — Mitt Romney held his final rally of his campaign Monday just before midnight struck, telling a thunderous crowd in Manchester, N.H., that it will be the Granite State that helps him win the White Hou…

Obama, Romney Tie in New Hampshire’s Dixville Notch

Obama, Romney Tie in New Hampshire’s Dixville Notch

Alex Wong/Getty Images(DIXVILLE NOTCH, N.H.) — The first votes are in — 10 of them, anyway — and it’s an Obama-Romney tie.The small hamlet of Dixville Notch in New Hampshire distinguishes itself every primary and general election by voting rig…

Joe Biden Wraps Up Campaign in Virginia

Joe Biden Wraps Up Campaign in Virginia

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(RICHMOND, Va.) — Vice President Joe Biden wrapped up his final day campaigning in the state of Virginia Monday night, stressing the need for the country to put aside party ideology and unite for the good of the country. “…

Paul Ryan Returns Home to Wisconsin for Final Rally

Paul Ryan Returns Home to Wisconsin for Final Rally

Scott Olson/Getty Images(MILWAUKEE) — Paul Ryan held his final rally of the campaign in his home state Monday night, telling his fellow Wisconsinites that while they may not have been in the presidential spotlight in a long time, that time is now over…

Obama, Romney Court "Monday Night Football" Vote

Obama, Romney Court "Monday Night Football" Vote

Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Alex Wong/Getty Images(CHICAGO) – Just a few short hours before Election Day 2012, President Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney made a late appeal to viewers of ESPN’s Monday Night Football.While the New Orleans Sa…

Paul Ryan Tells Iowa Crowd: ‘We Have the Momentum’

Paul Ryan Tells Iowa Crowd: ‘We Have the Momentum’

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(DES MOINES, Iowa) – Paul Ryan held the last Romney 2012 campaign event in Iowa Monday evening, flying in from Colorado for a brief airplane hangar rally to the place where the presidential choosing contest begins: the fi…

Ann Romney Asks Virginia Voters, ‘Will We Be Neighbors?’

Ann Romney Asks Virginia Voters, ‘Will We Be Neighbors?’

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(FAIRFAX, Va.) — Ann Romney may already be daydreaming about life in the White House, asking a huge crowd in northern Virginia Monday if they thought she and her husband might be moving to neighboring Washington come Januar…

Ryan Says He Feels ‘Very Good’ Hours Before Voters Go to the Polls

Ryan Says He Feels ‘Very Good’ Hours Before Voters Go to the Polls

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(JOHNSTON, Colo.) – Just hours before voting starts, Paul Ryan stopped at a diner, but didn’t give much away about how he was doing before what could be the biggest day of his life.“I feel very good,”…

What Time Are My State’s Election Polls Open?

What Time Are My State’s Election Polls Open?

Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Below is each state’s poll hours and website for information on elections, compiled by ABC News. For more, see our election map HERE.AlabamaPolls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Central Time.More info HERE.Alaska…

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