WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator Mike Johanns, a Nebraska Republican, said on Monday that he would not seek re-election next year, becoming the fifth U.S. senator to announce plans to retire at the end of their current term.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic Senator Tom Harkin of Iowa said on Saturday he will not seek re-election in 2014, saying he felt that after 40 years in Congress, it will be “somebody else’s turn.”
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Three-quarters of New Jersey voters approve of Governor Chris Christie’s job performance and nearly seven in 10 say he deserves to be elected to a second term in November, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released … Continue reading
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – After a year of knocking on doors and working the phones to get President Barack Obama re-elected, Meechie Biggers had gotten over her fear of talking politics with strangers.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A video of President Barack Obama released by his campaign on Thursday shows him wiping away tears the day after his re-election as he thanks young members of his campaign staff and volunteers for their hard work.
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (Reuters) – President Barack Obama asked Americans on Thursday for patience in rebuilding the weak economy as he appealed for a new term in office and defiantly rejected Republican Mitt Romney’s proposals to restore growth.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former President Bill Clinton will join President Barack Obama on Sunday to raise money for the Democrat’s re-election campaign, the first time the two U.S. political heavyweights have campaigned together in 2012.
OSAWATOMIE, Kan. — Declaring the American middle class in jeopardy, President Barack Obama on Tuesday outlined a populist economic vision that will drive his re-election bid, insisting the United States must reclaim its standing as a country in which everyone … Continue reading