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Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(DAYTON, Ohio) — President Obama twice chastised Mitt Romney on the trail Tuesday for failing to mention veterans in Monday night’s debate, in a further attempt to drive a wedge between Romney and supporters of the m…

Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(DAYTON, Ohio) — President Obama twice chastised Mitt Romney on the trail Tuesday for failing to mention veterans in Monday night’s debate, in a further attempt to drive a wedge between Romney and supporters of the m…

Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(DAYTON, Ohio) — President Obama twice chastised Mitt Romney on the trail Tuesday for failing to mention veterans in Monday night’s debate, in a further attempt to drive a wedge between Romney and supporters of the m…

Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Obama Hits Romney for Not Mentioning Vets at Debate

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(DAYTON, Ohio) — President Obama twice chastised Mitt Romney on the trail Tuesday for failing to mention veterans in Monday night’s debate, in a further attempt to drive a wedge between Romney and supporters of the m…

Whoppers, Bayonets and Zingers in Final Presidential Debate

Whoppers, Bayonets and Zingers in Final Presidential Debate

Marc Serota/Getty Image(BOCA RATON, Fla.) — President Obama was on the offensive during the third and final presidential debate Monday night, hitting Mitt Romney for shifting on foreign policy positions and pointedly telling Romney, “Every time you’ve…

Obama Wins Twitter War with ‘Horses and Bayonets’

Obama Wins Twitter War with ‘Horses and Bayonets’

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — President Obama won Monday night’s Twitter war with the weapons of yore, replying to Mitt Romney’s complaint that the Navy will soon see its smallest fleet since 1917 by saying, “We also have …

Debate Ahead, Romney Gains on Int’l Affairs, Continues to Lag on Economic Priorities

Debate Ahead, Romney Gains on Int’l Affairs, Continues to Lag on Economic Priorities

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — Mitt Romney carries newfound competitiveness in trust to handle international issues into the final presidential debate, combined with his highest personal popularity of the 2012 campaign. But continued weakne…

Breaking for Staff, Press Football Game, Mitt Romney Ignores Questions on Iran, Debates and Polls

Breaking for Staff, Press Football Game, Mitt Romney Ignores Questions on Iran, Debates and Polls

Alex Wong/Getty Images(DELRAY BEACH, Fla.) — Mitt Romney stopped by a football game between members of his staff and the press this afternoon, declining to take questions on Iran, the debate or polls, during a rare break from debate prep.“Let&rs…

Minor Candidates to Debate Tuesday

Minor Candidates to Debate Tuesday

Eugene Gologursky/WireImage(NEW YORK) — If unenthusiastic voters aren’t satisfied with Monday’s final presidential debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney, they should take comfort: There will be more debating to be had, with an ent…

Biden Knocks Romney for Binder Comment, ’1950s Time Warp’ on Women

Biden Knocks Romney for Binder Comment, ’1950s Time Warp’ on Women

T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images(GREELEY, Colo.) — Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday hammered away at Mitt Romney over women’s issues, saying the former Massachusetts governor is living in a “1950s time warp” and mocking his relianc…

How Jeremy the College Kid Got on the Stage With Obama and Romney

How Jeremy the College Kid Got on the Stage With Obama and Romney

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Although most of us try to avoid telemarketers, Jeremy Epstein’s sister didn’t. She picked up the phone and was asked by a research company if she was a registered voter. She said no, but her older brother was. She han…

Meaning Behind First Lady, Ann Romney Matching Dresses

Meaning Behind First Lady, Ann Romney Matching Dresses

Bruce Bennett/Michael Reynolds/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Michelle Obama and Ann Romney may not agree on who should be our next president but their wardrobes were in perfect harmony Tuesday night at the second presidential debate in Hempstead, N.Y.&nbsp…

Obama Camp Touts Libya Exchange as Key Moment in Debate

Obama Camp Touts Libya Exchange as Key Moment in Debate

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Obama campaign Wednesday touted the president’s back-and-forth with Mitt Romney on Libya Tuesday night as “one of the best moments in recent debate history,” as the White House continued …

Mitt Romney Changes Argument on Contraception at Debate

Mitt Romney Changes Argument on Contraception at Debate

Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — It doesn’t quite have the same ring as “binders full of women,” but a comment Mitt Romney made during Tuesday’s presidential debate about contraception has added fuel to the narrative that he has a…

Obama and Romney Get Fired Up in Heated Second Debate

Obama and Romney Get Fired Up in Heated Second Debate

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Circling each other like boxers at times and looking one another in the eye, President Obama and Mitt Romney came out swinging as soon as Monday night’s debate began, sparring over Libya, energy production, and a…

One in 10 Viewers Watched Debates on TV Plus One Additional Screen

One in 10 Viewers Watched Debates on TV Plus One Additional Screen

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Take a look at the constant stream of tweets during the debates (there were 10 million within two hours of the first debate between Obama and Romney), and it’s obvious that not only are people watching the fe…

White House Clarifies Biden’s Benghazi Embassy Security Comment

White House Clarifies Biden’s Benghazi Embassy Security Comment

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — Questions on Vice President Joe Biden’s comments about the Benghazi embassy attack in his debate last night, specifically that “we weren’t told they wanted more security there. We did not kno…

Ryan Skips Stimulus Topic at Post-Debate Breakfast

Ryan Skips Stimulus Topic at Post-Debate Breakfast

J.D. Pooley/Getty Images(Lexington, Ky.) — Paul Ryan said Friday that he “felt great” about his debate with Vice President Biden, but declined to discuss Biden’s taunting reference to Ryan’s request for stimulus funds after cr…

Paul Ryan’s House Opponent Travels to Kentucky Asking for Debate

Paul Ryan’s House Opponent Travels to Kentucky Asking for Debate

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Image(DANVILLE, Ky.) — As far as Rob Zerban is concerned, vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is debating the wrong guy.Zerban, who is challenging Rep. Ryan, R-Wis., for his House seat, traveled to Danville, Ky. Thur…

Big Bird Costumes Fly Off Shelves After First Presidential Debate

Big Bird Costumes Fly Off Shelves After First Presidential Debate

Theo Wargo/WireImage(NEW YORK) — Last year’s hottest Halloween costume trend was the black swan, a dark feathery ballet costume intended to mimic Natalie Portman’s hit movie character.  This year, the hottest Halloween trend is a bird…

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