President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

Debate Preparation Trumps 2012 Campaigning Sunday

As Mitt Romney’s campaign claimed new momentum in the race for the White House, President Barack Obama’s political advisers on Sunday promised the incumbent would unleash his more aggressive side in Tuesday’s debate to prevent their Republican rival from delivering another “magical and theatrical performance.”


Democratic presidential candidate, U.S. President Barack Obama (R) reaches out to shake hands with Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (L) during the Presidential Debate. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Romney Vows US Renewal; Obama Has Big Money Month

Opening the campaign’s last month, Mitt Romney ticked off indicators of economic misery Saturday night to suggest that a drop in unemployment hasn’t reversed what ails the nation. President Barack Obama’s campaign and Democrats posted an impressive fundraising haul, easing the party’s concerns that he would face a significant money disadvantage in the crucial closing days.


Braden Silverman, supporter of U.S. President Barack Obama, oversees the action from his balcony near the campus prior to the Presidential Debate at the University of Denver (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

It’s Show Time: Obama, Romney Meet In First Debate

Primed for a showdown, President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney left their practice sessions behind Wednesday for a prime-time debate before millions with the power to settle the race for the White House in tough economic times.


Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Fairfax, Va., on Sept. 13, 2012. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Foreign Policy At Forefront Is A Romney Hurdle

With protests at U.S. embassies and four Americans dead, Mitt Romney is suddenly facing a presidential election focused on a foreign policy crisis he gambled wouldn’t happen.


File photo of GOP presumptive nominee Mitt Romney. (credit: Getty Images)

Romney’s Financial Records Leaked

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Gawker has released documents that they claim are more than “950 pages of internal audits, financial statements, and private investor letters for 21 cryptically named entities in which Romney had invested.” […]


Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (L) announces Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) (R) as his running mate in front of the USS Wisconsin August 11, 2012 in Norfolk, Virginia. Ryan, a seven term congressman, is Chairman of the House Budget Committee and provides a strong contrast to the Obama administration on fiscal policy.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Romney Announces Paul Ryan As Vice President Choice

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney tapped Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his vice presidential running mate for the fall campaign on Saturday, turning to the architect of a conservative and intensely controversial long-term budget plan to remake Medicare and cut trillions in federal spending.


File photo of GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney offering remarks about the Colorado movie theater shooting. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Colo. Shootings Spur Campaigns To Limit Schedules

The deadly shootings at a movie theater in Colorado have briefly silenced the presidential campaign, prompting both President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney to cut short their schedules and pull advertising in the state out of respect for the victims and their families.


President Barack Obama speaks to a crowd. (Photo by David Greedy/Getty Images)

Obama, Romney Campaigns Accuse Each Other Of Lies

President Barack Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney’s campaigns traded accusations of lying Thursday, ratcheting up an already heated race for the White House.


President Barack Obama speaks at the White House following the Supreme Court's ruling on the Affordable Care Act on June 28, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Luke Sharrett-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Accuses Romney Of Caving On Taxes

President Barack Obama is accusing Republican Mitt Romney of caving under pressure from Rush Limbaugh for saying that requiring all Americans to buy health insurance amounts to a tax.


Republican U.S. Presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP Critics Attack Romney’s Safe Approach

A chorus of prominent conservative voices is worrying aloud that Republican candidate Mitt Romney’s play-it-safe strategy is jeopardizing his chance to win the presidency.