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Julianne Moore and Others Featured in New Pro-Obama Video

Julianne Moore and Others Featured in New Pro-Obama Video

ABC/RICK ROWELL(NEW YORK) — Julianne Moore, who won an Emmy over a week ago for her portrayal of 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin in a TV movie, certainly will not be supporting the GOP’s presidential nominee this fall.Moore sta…

Voting Begins in Iowa Battleground

Voting Begins in Iowa Battleground

Comstock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The polls open Tuesday in Ohio, the second battleground state to open up early in-person voting to residents.  Last week, Iowa became the first battleground state to begin early voting.Ohio is one of 32 states (p…

Romney Won’t Take Away Obama Visas for Illegal Immigrant Kids

Romney Won’t Take Away Obama Visas for Illegal Immigrant Kids

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(DENVER) — Mitt Romney says he will not take away the two-year visas given to children of illegal immigrants under an executive order by President Obama earlier this year, despite having called the measure a politically-mot…

Cookie Campaign Over: Michelle Obama Wins White House Bake-Off

Cookie Campaign Over: Michelle Obama Wins White House Bake-Off

Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy(WASHINGTON) — The cookie bakers have spoken: Michelle Obama will not be relinquishing over her White House kitchen garden or her first lady status any time soon. And she has her White and Dark Chocolate Chip…

Obama Camp Calls Romney ‘Worthless, Erratic’ on Foreign Policy

Obama Camp Calls Romney ‘Worthless, Erratic’ on Foreign Policy

Jin Lee/Bloomberg via Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — The Obama campaign on Monday sharply criticized Republican nominee Mitt Romney on foreign policy, telling reporters in Las Vegas that “he has been worthless, erratic and irresponsible” on those issues.Th…

Celebrities Urge You to "Vote for Stuff"

Celebrities Urge You to "Vote for Stuff"

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(LOS ANGELES) — Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Ellen DeGeneres and several other stars have banded together to send out a message this election season: “Vote 4 Stuff.”They appear in a new public service announcement for the non-…

Obama Team Studies Romney Tapes as Debate Camp Begins

Obama Team Studies Romney Tapes as Debate Camp Begins

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — President Obama convened the final debate camp of his political career in Las Vegas on Sunday, huddling with top advisers at a posh lakeside resort 20 miles east of the Strip for a three-day crash course on Rep…

Poll: Majority Think Obama Will Win Debates, Election

Poll: Majority Think Obama Will Win Debates, Election

Saul Loeb/AFP/J.D. Pooley/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Registered voters by 2-1 think President Obama will win the upcoming presidential debates and go on to prevail in the November election, according to the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll.  Bu…

Obama Wants ‘Serious Discussion’ with Romney at First Debate

Obama Wants ‘Serious Discussion’ with Romney at First Debate

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — President Obama Sunday night told thousands of supporters gathered in Las Vegas for an outdoor rally that he’s “looking forward” to facing off with Republican rival Mitt Romney on a debate st…

Chris Christie Tells President Obama to "Stop Lying"

Chris Christie Tells President Obama to "Stop Lying"

ABC(NEW YORK) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie accused President Obama of lying this morning on ABC’s This Week after George Stephanopoulos showed him an advertisement being run by the Obama campaign. It attacks Mitt Romney’s economic plan…

Paul Ryan: One Debate Won’t Make or Break Campaign

Paul Ryan: One Debate Won’t Make or Break Campaign

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON)  — Just a few days away from the first presidential debate where Mitt Romney and Barack Obama will face off, Paul Ryan tried to tamp down expectations of his running mate saying he doesn’t “th…

Paul Ryan Receives First Intelligence Briefing; Romney Visits CIA Building

Paul Ryan Receives First Intelligence Briefing; Romney Visits CIA Building

Scott Olson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan has received intelligence briefings from the U.S. government, ABC News has learned.  Ryan spokesperson Michael Steel confirmed the briefing took place.The campaign wou…

Paul Ryan Says Obama’s Policies ‘Project Weakness’

Paul Ryan Says Obama’s Policies ‘Project Weakness’

Gerardo Mora/Getty Images(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) — Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan sharpened his criticism of President Obama’s leadership as commander-in-chief at a rally in Colorado Springs, Colo., Wednesday evening, telling t…

Obama Uses Rhetoric of a Frontrunner in Ohio

Obama Uses Rhetoric of a Frontrunner in Ohio

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(KENT, Ohio) — Buoyed by favorable battleground-state poll numbers, President Obama Wednesday night used rhetoric of a frontrunner, telling a crowd of 6,600 at Kent State University in Ohio that he will be a president to &l…

Romney Talks Polls, ‘Character Assassination,’ and More

Romney Talks Polls, ‘Character Assassination,’ and More

ABC/Martin H. Simon(NEW YORK) — Mitt Romney took part in three network TV interviews Thursday night that veered in wildly different directions.With ABC, Romney addressed polls that show him trailing President Obama; with NBC, he promoted the Massachus…

Paul Ryan Says Obama’s Foreign Policy ‘Blowing Up in Our Faces’

Paul Ryan Says Obama’s Foreign Policy ‘Blowing Up in Our Faces’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(FORT COLLINS, Colo.) — Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan took the Romney-Ryan campaign to Ft. Collins, Colo., for a town hall meeting on Wednesday, where he said President Obama has made “a string of br…

Romney to Obama on Job Creation: ‘Talk Is Cheap’

Romney to Obama on Job Creation: ‘Talk Is Cheap’

J.D. Pooley/Getty Images(BEDFORD HEIGHTS, Ohio) — Mitt Romney on Wednesday had a direct message for President Obama, who was campaigning at the exact same time on the other side of Ohio, on job creation: “Talk is cheap.”“A lot of peo…

Obama Compares Romney to a Sly Fox in Ohio

Obama Compares Romney to a Sly Fox in Ohio

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(BOWLING GREEN, Ohio) — In the opening salvo of Wednesday’s Ohio campaign showdown, President Obama accused Republican rival Mitt Romney of “newfound outrage” over Chinese trade practices and disingenuous …

Romney Dubs Jack Nicklaus ‘Greatest Athlete’ of 20th Century

Romney Dubs Jack Nicklaus ‘Greatest Athlete’ of 20th Century

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WESTERVILLE, Ohio) — While campaigning in Ohio on Wednesday, Mitt Romney teed off on who he thinks is the best athlete from the 20th century: golfer Jack Nicklaus.As Nicklaus, nicknamed the “Golden Bear,” endo…

Romney Hits on Rare Polling Bright Spot as Ohio Seems to Slip Away

Romney Hits on Rare Polling Bright Spot as Ohio Seems to Slip Away

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(WESTERVILLE, OHIO) — After waking up to daunting poll numbers that show him trailing in Ohio by double digits, Mitt Romney on Wednesday attempted to showcase a rare bright spot in the polls: that he leads President Obama o…

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