NEW YORK (AP) - President Barack Obama's newest campaign ad shows challenger Mitt Romney saying he'd "be delighted" to sign a bill banning abortion.
But the 30-second spot takes Romney out of context. Romney did say during a debate in 2007 that he'd sign such a bill. But what he said
By JULIE PACEAssociated Press
PARMA, Ohio (AP) - Former President Bill Clinton says Republicans have tried to keep the nation's unemployment rate high for political gain.
Campaigning in Ohio for President Barack Obama, Clinton says the GOP was "crushed" when the jobless rate fell to 7.8
By MICHAEL BIESECKERAssociated Press
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The head of the Democratic National Committee distanced herself Thursday from the effort to raise money for her party's 2012 convention in Charlotte, which fell millions short despite breaking a pledge to forgo cash from special
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
As campaign days dwindle, candidates quicken their pace. Every audience becomes extremely important, rallies usually become larger, noisier and more energetic and campaign travel becomes busier and focused on key battleground states - where political television ads
By NICHOLAS RICCARDIAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - This city's skyline is dominated by an imposing row of high-rises, much like in any American metropolis. What makes politics here different is who works in those skyscrapers - not lawyers or accountants, but heavily unionized
By ALAN FRAM and BRIAN BAKSTAssociated Press
RAMSEY, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann's tendency to cause a ruckus on Capitol Hill made her a tea party sensation. Her bulging campaign treasury and conservative district make her a clear favorite to win a fourth House term on
By NEDRA PICKLERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's wife says her husband will not run again if this race doesn't turn out the way they hope.
Ann Romney told ABC's "The View" Thursday that it was "a very hard thing" to put her family
By STEVE LeBLANCAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Republican Sen. Scott Brown is apologizing for suggesting Democratic rival Elizabeth Warren used paid actors in political ads defending her legal work in an asbestos lawsuit.
The Taunton Daily Gazette reported that Brown was asked how Warren got
By CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
When you vote for Democrat Barack Obama or Republican Mitt Romney in November, you'll be voting for more than a president. You'll be casting a ballot for and against a checklist of policies that touch your life and shape the country you live in.
By BETH FOUHY and JACK GILLUMAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Independent groups working to elect Republican Mitt Romney have helped him match or even exceed President Barack Obama's TV ad spending in dozens of media markets in battleground states. But the spending disparity doesn't