Nation Topics - Barack Obama
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While preventing a Republican triumph is imperative, we should have no illusions about Obama.
In this election and after, we need to write a new story for our changing nation that places care and connection at the center.
In the contest that comes after November, Obama will be on the wrong team.
A Romney presidency would rob progressive movements of the oxygen required to grow deeper and broader roots.
Forget Mitt Romney. With the foreign policy crisis in the Middle East, can the president make it to November 7?
But does his DNC speech signal that Obama will now champion the climate fight? Or was he just telling the Democratic base what they wanted to hear?
The former DNC chair predicts an Obama victory, says the future of the Supreme Court at stake.
The NRA’s dire warnings that the president is a threat to the Second Amendment are bogus—but profitable.
The state that Obama won in 2008 is far from a sure thing this time around.
In this crucial swing state, organizers are betting that a strong grassroots ground game can defeat Romney’s Super PAC cash.