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

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.

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,...

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,...

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.

Nov 7, 2012
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By Karen Franklin

Road to the White House

It's go time and with the 2012 presidential campaigns comes to a close, president... See Full Gallery

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”...

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.

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.

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. "He spoke...

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.

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It's a Done Deal: SEPTA Won't Strike

It's a Done Deal: SEPTA Won't Strike

There will be no SEPTA strike.

Drivers Scoop up Cash That Fell From Armored Truck

Drivers Scoop up Cash That Fell From Armored Truck

An armored truck lost an unknown amount of money on a Maryland interstate Friday morning — and numerous drivers quickly scooped up the money, police said. Maryland State Police are now "reminding" the drivers to...

Sexting Scandal at Bucks County High School

Sexting Scandal at Bucks County High School

A Bucks County school district alerted police and disciplined students after allegations of students sexting came to light.

AG Kathleen Kane Recovering After Crash

AG Kathleen Kane Recovering After Crash

State Attorney General Kathleen Kane and two agents with her office are recovering, 10 days after police say the driver of her state vehicle struck a parked car in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Katy Perry Dresses as a Cheeto for Halloween

Katy Perry Dresses as a Cheeto for Halloween

Already calling it now: Katy Perry wins Halloween! The 30-year-old pop star went to Kate Hudson's Halloween party Thursday night dressed as a Crunchy Flamin' Hot Cheeto--and yes, she was a Cheeto, singular! See...

NBC10 High School Blitz: Oct. 31

NBC10 High School Blitz: Oct. 31

From the sky to the ground, from New Jersey to the Philadelphia suburbs, high school football teams battle it out on the gridiron.