By ADAM GOLDMAN and ANNE FLAHERTY and KIMBERLY DOZIERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Members of Congress said Sunday they want to know more details about the FBI investigation that revealed an extramarital affair between ex-CIA Director David Petraeus and his biographer, questioning when the
By MATT SEDENSKYAssociated Press
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Firebrand Republican Rep. Allen West was defeated by Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy, according to the state's vote count Saturday, but the incumbent won't concede.
The state issued complete but unofficial results
By THOMAS BEAUMONTAssociated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - No matter how long the nation's unemployment rate hovered around 8 percent, the Northeast and the West Coast were never in doubt for Barack Obama. No matter how far it might have fallen before Election Day, Mitt Romney was always
By MICHAEL R. BLOODAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If the future happens first in California, the Republican Party has a problem.
The nation's most populous state - home to 1 in 8 Americans - has entered a period of Democratic political control so far-reaching that the dwindling number
By TAMARA LUSHAssociated Press
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - President Barack Obama was declared the winner of Florida's 29 electoral votes Saturday, ending a four-day count with a razor-thin margin that narrowly avoided an automatic recount that would have brought back memories of 2000.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Obama wins Florida, topping Romney in final electoral vote tally 332 to 206.
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By The Associated Press
A look at how much various demographic groups' share of the vote has changed since 2000, the year Republican George W. Bush defeated Democrat Al Gore, who narrowly carried the popular vote but lost the Electoral College:
17 percent of U.S. population
By CONNIE CASS and NANCY BENACAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's not just the economy, stupid. It's the demographics - the changing face of America.
The 2012 elections drove home trends that have been embedded in the fine print of birth and death rates, immigration statistics and
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a story Nov. 10 about the changing electorate, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Alicia Perez voted in Ysleta, Texas. She voted in Houston.
A corrected version of the story is below:
Face of US changing; elections to look different
Face of America is changing -
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he won't accept a plan to avert the so-called fiscal cliff that doesn't ask the wealthy to pay more in taxes.
In Saturday's radio and Internet address, Obama says the election showed support for his "balanced" approach and Congress can