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Romney Says Obama Lawsuit Blocks Ohio Military Voters

Romney Says Obama Lawsuit Blocks Ohio Military Voters

(WASHINGTON) — A new flap in the ongoing battle on voting equality began this week when Mitt Romney accused President Obama’s re-election committee of suing to restrict military voting rights in Ohio. And while Romney did not address the issue c…

Obama ‘Won’t Be Apologizing’ for Bain Attacks on Romney

Obama ‘Won’t Be Apologizing’ for Bain Attacks on Romney

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Republicans continue to call on President Obama and his campaign to give an apology for questioning Mitt Romney’s role at Bain Capital. They won’t be getting one.“No, we won’t be apologizi…

Drenched Obama Rallies Supporters in Rainy Virginia

Drenched Obama Rallies Supporters in Rainy Virginia

ABC News (GLEN ALLEN, Va.) — Undeterred by the pouring rain, hundreds of enthusiastic, and soaked, supporters braved a storm on Saturday to hear President Obama make his case for a second term in the state he carried four years ago.“I know …

Obama Campaign Defends Rhetoric; Continues Push on Mitt Romney Accounts

Obama Campaign Defends Rhetoric; Continues Push on Mitt Romney Accounts

Chris Maddaloni/CQ-Roll Call(NEW YORK) — Obama Campaign spokesperson Jen Psaki on Saturday defended using rhetoric that includes words like “felony” when talking about Mitt Romney.“Of course the President wants to have a highbrow deb…

While President Obama Rallies, Mitt Romney Sits Lakeside With iPad

While President Obama Rallies, Mitt Romney Sits Lakeside With iPad

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WOLFEBORO, N.H.) — Mitt Romney spent part of his Saturday morning sitting in a lawn chair barefoot on the beach of his New Hampshire lake house, iPad in hand, while President Obama was on the campaign trail.It was th…

Obama’s Mistake: Not Telling a ‘Story’ Better to The American People

Obama’s Mistake: Not Telling a ‘Story’ Better to The American People

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Despite myriad speeces and soundbites — many in support of his still controversial Affordable Health Care Act — President Obama said on Thursday that the biggest mistake of his first term was not being a g…

Romney Camp Hits Obama on Defense Cuts Made by Congressional Deal

Romney Camp Hits Obama on Defense Cuts Made by Congressional Deal

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The Romney campaign blasted the president Thursday for looming cuts to defense spending. Some of the cuts are required by last summer’s congressional deal to cut spending in exchange for increasing the federal …

Obama Campaign: We Will Be Outspent in 2012

Obama Campaign: We Will Be Outspent in 2012

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — President Obama smashed fundraising records in 2008, collecting $746 million to win what turned out to be the most expensive presidential contest in history.But four years later, the president&rsq…

Obama Family Returns to Chicago for Weekend

Obama Family Returns to Chicago for Weekend

(CHICAGO) — President Barack Obama and his family have returned to their hometown this weekend, reportedly as guests of honor at the wedding of Laura Jarrett, daughter of White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett.While the press is not allowed near t…

Mitt Romney: ‘I Want To Talk About The Economy’ More Than Obama Does

Mitt Romney: ‘I Want To Talk About The Economy’ More Than Obama Does

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(WEATHERLY, Pa.) — At a dusty foundry and machine shop in eastern Pennsylvania on Saturday, Mitt Romney said he wants to talk about the economy — the cornerstone of his campaign — more than President Obama does….

Obama Says Father’s Day a ‘Forgotten Holiday’

Obama Says Father’s Day a ‘Forgotten Holiday’

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(NEW YORK) — With Father’s Day around the corner, President Obama admitted Friday that  his wife once scolded him for suggesting it was a “forgotten holiday.”Over lunch with campaign suppo…

David Axelrod Insists Classified Leaks Not From White House

David Axelrod Insists Classified Leaks Not From White House

ABC News
(NEW YORK) — Obama campaign senior adviser David Axelrod insisted he is confident that newly launched investigations will show that recent leaks on classified national security information did not come from the White House.“I think the…

Obama Administration Declares Myanmar Open For Business

Obama Administration Declares Myanmar Open For Business

Stockbyte/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The Obama administration’s announcement that it is suspending sanctions on Myanmar, allowing American companies to invest in the formerly rogue nation, has received praise from the business community and skeptici…

Osama Bin Laden Compound Model on Display at Pentagon

Osama Bin Laden Compound Model on Display at Pentagon

Luis Martinez/ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Turning a lot of heads Wednesday in a Pentagon hallway is the once-classified scale model of Osama bin Laden’s compound used to plan last year’s Special Forces raid.  It marks the first public disp…

Bill Clinton Backs Obama–Where’s George W. Bush for Mitt Romney?

Bill Clinton Backs Obama–Where’s George W. Bush for Mitt Romney?

Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — He was once the most dominant figure in American politics, his approval rating an astounding 90 percent. But four years after leaving office, former President George W. Bush is playing no role in 2012′s ca…

Ted Nugent: Romney Camp ‘Expressed Support’ After Controversial Comments on Obama

Ted Nugent: Romney Camp ‘Expressed Support’ After Controversial Comments on Obama

Randy Snyder/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Ted Nugent, after a Secret Service investigation, a canceled Army concert and an outpouring of criticism, said presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney’s camp “expressed support” for the controversial comments he mad…

US Veterans Targeted By Marketers in College Selection Process

US Veterans Targeted By Marketers in College Selection Process

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Post-9/11 GI Bill offers financial support for veterans’ education, leading some marketers to target vets with deceptive advertising about college opportunities and President Obama to sign an executive or…

Ann Romney "Loves It" That Women Are Upset

Ann Romney "Loves It" That Women Are Upset

Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images(MOLINE, Ill.) — Both Mitt and Ann Romney turned their attention to the concerns of women voters at a pancake breakfast in western Illinois Sunday morning, focusing on issues such as spending and high gas prices.&ldquo…

Gingrich Blasts Obama’s Birth Control Policy

Gingrich Blasts Obama’s Birth Control Policy

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — Newt Gingrich upped his attacks against President Obama Sunday over his administration’s requirement that some religious hospitals offer co-pay-free birth control under the new health care law.Gingrich&r…

“Don’t Muck it Up,” Obama Warns Congress

“Don’t Muck it Up,” Obama Warns Congress

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(ARLINGTON, Va.) — Encouraged by the latest employment statistics Friday, President Obama said to Congress on the economic recovery: “Don’t muck it up.”The Labor Department announced that the economy create…

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