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2012 Elections: News, Analysis, Videos, and Breaking on the Presidential Election, Local Elections, and More

2012 Elections: News, Analysis, Videos, and Breaking on the Presidential Election, Local Elections, and More

Complete coverage of the 2012 election

Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

NBC News has declared Saturday that President Barack Obama won Florida, giving him a final electoral vote tally of 332 to Mitt Romney’s 206.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2012

Obama: "The Best Is Yet to Come"

Obama: "The Best Is Yet to Come"

President Barack Obama won a second term on Tuesday, emerging from a long, punishing campaign with a new mandate to lead a divided and anxious nation. "Tonight in this election, you, the American people...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

First Read: Obama Faces Tough Choices, GOP Has Major Brand Problem

First Read: Obama Faces Tough Choices, GOP Has Major Brand Problem

Now that the afterglow of his reelection victory has faded, President Barack Obama is getting back to work in Washington on Thursday — and has the daunting challenge of the imminent fiscal cliff to contend with,...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Decision 2016: Will Hillary Clinton, Marco Rubio Run?

Decision 2016: Will Hillary Clinton, Marco Rubio Run?

Political insiders are laying odds on the next round of contenders.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012
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Road to the White House

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Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Obama, GOP Leaders Lay Down Markers on Budget Deal

Obama, GOP Leaders Lay Down Markers on Budget Deal

President Barack Obama spent little time celebrating his re-election, speaking by phone Wednesday with House Speaker John Boehner and other top House and Senate leaders ahead of a looming “fiscal cliff”...

Monday, Nov 5, 2012

The Politics of Social Media

The Politics of Social Media

During this election season, 20% of all Facebook users are dumping friends because of their frequent political posts.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Few Women Represent Pa., NJ, Del.

Few Women Represent Pa., NJ, Del.

Men continue to dominate most state-wide and federal offices after an Election Day with few Delaware Valley female winners.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

Axelrod: There Were a Lot of Tears Flowing

Axelrod: There Were a Lot of Tears Flowing

Between the time Tuesday's presidential race was called and the time Barack Obama took the stage in Chicago to accept his victory, the president made and received two very important phone calls.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Women Win Record Number of Seats in Congress

Women Win Record Number of Seats in Congress

A record number of women were elected to Congress Tuesday night.

Top Stories
When Hillary Clinton Rallies on Your Block, You Throw a Party

When Hillary Clinton Rallies on Your Block, You Throw a Party

Clinton held a rally in Harrisburg Friday night, the third stop on an eight city bus tour across Pennsylvania and Ohio.

Business Owner, Veteran, Student Speak on Clinton, Trump

Business Owner, Veteran, Student Speak on Clinton, Trump

A business owner, veteran and college student shared their views on Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump when Clinton visited the K'NEX factory in Hatfield, Pennsylvania Friday.

911 Calls Reveal Fast-Food Kidnap Horror

911 Calls Reveal Fast-Food Kidnap Horror

Arby's employees beg for help after an armed robber kidnaps their manager. WXIA's Valerie Hoff reports.

Source: Phillies, Rangers in 'Pretty Deep' Trade Talks About Vince Velasquez

Source: Phillies, Rangers in 'Pretty Deep' Trade Talks About Vince Velasquez

The Phillies lost, 2-1, on Friday, and the team is in “pretty deep” trade discussions with the Rangers involving Vince Velasquez, according to a major league source. By Jim Salisbury

Found Alive! Man Rescued After Being Sucked Into Sewage Line

Found Alive! Man Rescued After Being Sucked Into Sewage Line

Philadelphia emergency crews pulled a man out of the sewer as neighbors cheered. He'd been sucked in by rushing water after jumping down a storm drain .

Montel Williams Held for Medical Marijuana

Montel Williams Held for Medical Marijuana

A spokesman for Montel Williams says the television personality was detained by customs officials at an airport in Germany after inadvertently leaving prescription marijuana powder in his luggage.