Election 2012

Republicans accused New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie of getting too cozy with President Barack Obama after Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Christie To GOP: I Didn’t Vote For Obama, He Is Not A Leader

Republicans accused New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie of getting too cozy with President Barack Obama after Superstorm Sandy.

06/28/2013

Making history, America's blacks voted at higher rates than whites in 2012, lifting Democrat Barack Obama to victory amid voter apathy, particularly among young people, new census data show. Despite increasing population, the number of white voters declined for the first time since 1996.(Photo by Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Census: Amid Voter Apathy, First Decline In White Voters Since 1996

Making history, America’s blacks voted at higher rates than whites in 2012, lifting Democrat Barack Obama to victory amid voter apathy, particularly among young people, new census data show. Despite increasing population, the number of white voters declined for the first time since 1996.

05/09/2013

The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart ridiculed Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s speech at Howard University, and the comedian offered Paul a “history lesson” rebuttal on how the Republican senator’s party has alienated African-American voters.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Stewart Rips Paul Over Race ‘History Lesson’ At Howard University

The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart ridiculed Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s speech at Howard University, and the comedian offered Paul a “history lesson” rebuttal on how the Republican senator’s party has alienated African-American voters.

04/12/2013

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Maryland Live! Table Games Coming Soon

Maryland Live! casino announced Tuesday that, pending regulatory approval, table games will be introduced there on April 11.

02/26/2013

According to a new Pew Research study, Americans say they think racial and immigration tensions have declined following the presidential election. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study: Americans See Fewer Racial, Class Conflicts After Election

Americans say they believe there is less racial, immigration and class conflict following a presidential election that put many of those social issues in the forefront.

01/13/2013

African-American voters set record numbers in voter turnout in the November 2012 election. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study: African-American Voter Turnout Rate Surpassing Whites

African-American voters had a higher turnout rate than all other minority groups in 2012, and may have voted at a higher rate than whites for the first time in U.S. history.

12/28/2012

President Obama's final fundraising totals are an all-time record. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Obama Sets All-Time Fundraising Record, Crushes Final Romney Totals

In a final campaign push, President Obama’s fundraising power crushed that of opponent Mitt Romney, and allowed the president to break his own record to become the biggest fundraiser of all time.

12/07/2012

File photo of Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Photo by EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Moving Into Office At Son’s Firm

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is moving into office space at his son’s Boston-area venture capital firm.

11/28/2012

Despite a victory for Democrats in the 2012 election, important gains were made by Republicans with several key voting groups. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study: GOP Made Big Gains With Key Voters In 2012

New exit poll data and post-election analysis present good news for the Republican party’s future – the American electorate is not truly stacked against them.

11/18/2012

Obama lost some of the Christian and Protestant vote from 2008, but made major gains with non-religious and Jewish voters. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Study: Obama Captures Non-Religious Vote

President Obama lost ground among white evangelical Protestants and white Catholics in this year’s election, but religiously unaffiliated voters and Jewish voters came out in big numbers for the Democratic incumbent.

11/08/2012

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