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President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night, vanquishing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney despite a weak economy that plagued his first term and put a crimp in the middle class dreams of millions. In victory, he confidently promised better days ahead.
Franklin County voters selected Republican Mike Schatz to serve on the Franklin County Commission.
A voters’ forum hosted by East Central College on Thursday drew an attentive audience of mostly older voters and college students.
Ed Martin, the Republican candidate for Missouri attorney general, said this week his incumbent opponent is a “phony,” but called his race one of the toughest on the upcoming November ballot.
Cole McNary says Missourians deserve the real financial truth from the state treasurer’s office even if the truth hurts.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Still neck-and-neck after all these months, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney head into their third and final debate with each man eager to project an aura of personal strength and leadership while raising doubts about the steadiness and foreign policy credentials of the other guy.
A new survey completed Oct. 17 shows Democrat Claire McCaskill with a double-digit lead over Republican Todd Akin in Missouri’s pivotal U.S. Senate campaign.
Will Franklin County voters correctly pick the next president of the United States next month?
Young voters in the area appear to be bucking national trends that indicate the under-30 age group prefers President Barack Obama over Gov. Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 7.8 percent last month, dropping below 8 percent for the first time in nearly four years and giving President Barack Obama a potential boost with the election a month away.
(Washington Post) Most everyone agrees: Mitt Romney won the first debate of the 2012 presidential election on Wednesday.
DENVER (AP) — In a showdown at close quarters, an aggressive Mitt Romney sparred with President Barack Obama in their first campaign debate Wednesday night over taxes, deficits and strong steps needed to create jobs in a sputtering national economy. "The status quo is not going to cut it," declared the Republican challenger.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, paid $1.94 million in federal taxes on last year's income of $13.7 million, for an effective tax rate of 14.1 percent, his campaign said Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is trying to steady a shaky campaign as President Barack Obama, enjoying a burst of momentum, heads to New York for a celebrity fundraiser with Beyoncé and Jay-Z and a star turn on David Letterman's couch.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama are trading tough words over the handling of foreign attacks on U.S. diplomatic missions in the Middle East, injecting foreign policy into a presidential campaign that has focused on a sour economy.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — His convention over, President Barack Obama ran smack into the harsh reality of a bleak new report on the nation's unemployment outlook Friday. Republican rival Mitt Romney pounced on the jobs figures as fresh evidence that it's time to put someone new in the Oval Office.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A senior adviser to President Barack Obama's campaign says the Democrat's convention speech offered plenty of specifics that show voters where he wants to take this country.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clint Eastwood earned plenty of bad reviews for his latest performance: a bizarre, rambling endorsement of Mitt Romney.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As college students return to campus, President Barack Obama's campaign will be there waiting for them.
In accordance with state party bylaws, the Franklin County Democratic Central Committee met Tuesday night to elect members of its executive committee.