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Nov. 7, 2012

Electoral College and Popular Vote LIVE: Full Election Results

The race is over. President Obama will roundly win this election, getting a minimum of 281 electoral college votes to a maximum of Romney's 257.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Results LIVE: Electoral College Map and Popular Vote Update

Follow-along live as I cover election night 2012. Live updates on swing-states, Senate races, and referendum from around the country! Come for GIFs, stay for the analysis!
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Nov. 7, 2012

California Proposition Results: The Election Goes On in California

Follow along live for the latest presidential election, House and proposition results from the Golden State.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins Reelection: Electoral Vote Count and Why Obama Won

The election is finally here, and PolicyMic has live coverage of the presidential race between Obama and Romney in all 50 states, as well as key Senate, House, and gubernatorial races.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won the Popular Vote: 9 Takeaways From Election Day 2012

As election coverage winds down and before the news media makes the shift to 24/7 coverage of the "fiscal cliff," let's take a look at the big takeaways from last night's election results.
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Nov. 7, 2012

California Election Results LIVE: Proposition 30 May Pass, 37 Going Down to Defeat, Some Members of Congress Since Jurassic May Need New Jobs Soon

Follow along live with the latest presidential election results from the state of California. Get updates on propositions and down-ballot candidates, in addition to presidential vote updates.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Electoral College Map: LIVE Exit Polls, Electoral College Results Show Approaching 270 Votes Needed

Romney has very few pathways to victory remaining, whereas Obama will likely win 294 electoral votes, compared to Romney's 220.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Maryland 2012 Election Results LIVE: Question 6 Gay Marriage Issue to Be Decided

Follow along for regular updates on the presidential election results in Maryland.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Minnesota Election Results: Bachmann Win; Voters Reject Same Sex, Voter ID Amendments

Follow along LIVE as I provide timely updates and results for presidential election, as well as other key races from the state of Minnesota.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Colorado Election Results LIVE: Obama Wins Colorado, Coverage, Results and Analysis

Live coverage of the battle for swing state Colorado.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Washington Election Results: LIVE Initiative 502 Hangs in the Balance

Live election results and commentary about the presidential contest, congressional races and ballot initiatives in the state of Washington.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins Second Term!

President Barack Obama won Ohio and six other swing states to gain a second four-year term.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Latest Ohio Election Results: LIVE Obama Expected to Win Ohio

Show live updates in the polls and events in the the race for Ohio's 18 electoral votes.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Nevada Election 2012 LIVE: Nevada Reelects Obama and Sen. Heller

Follow along live for the latest presidential election results from swing state Nevada.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Hillary Clinton 2016: Why We Will Have 12 Years of Democratic Presidents

Get ready for 12 more years of Democratic governance: Obama's next four years will probably be unimpressive, and Hillary is likely to win in 2016 and 2020. Still, overall, we're doing just fine.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Wisconsin 2012 Election Results: According to NBC, Wisconsin Goes Obama

In one of the nine biggest battleground states, follow along right here live for the latest presidential election results from the state of Wisconsin.
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Nov. 7, 2012

California Election Results LIVE: Prop 37 a Top Issue in California on Tuesday

Click for a live blog of the presidential election results from the state of California.
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Nov. 7, 2012

FINAL ELECTION RESULTS: Pennsylvania Re-elects President Barack Obama

Pennsylvania is a key swing state and one of the most closely watched statewide race for U.S. Senate. Follow along live for real-time numbers and updates.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Republicans Will Lose More Elections If They Do Not Change Their Views on These 8 Issues

Republicans are in dire straits after Obama's win. The GOP must take these 8 steps if they want to improve their chances in the next few elections.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Maryland Polls LIVE: Obama Will Win Here, But Ballot Questions 6 and 7 Are Where the Real Race is At

Having only voted Republican three times in the last 10 elections, Maryland's 10 electoral votes are already more or less locked up by President Obama.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Minnesota and U.S. Election Results: Obama and Democrats Win Big

The elections tonight will determine whether President Obama or former Governor Romney wins the Presidency, and which parties will dominate Minnesota's political scene.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Florida 2012 Election Results LIVE: Race Too Close To Call

Follow for up to date results of the 2012 Florida elections.
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Nov. 7, 2012

California Election Results LIVE

Updating live from California on the latest election day votes and proposition results.
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Nov. 7, 2012

California Proposition Results: Prop 30 Passes and Prop 37 and 34 Do Not

California Governor Jerry Brown’s Prop 30 passes, and Democrats seize a supermajority in the state legislature.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Massachusetts 2012 Election Results LIVE: Exit Polls Show Elizabeth Warren and Scott Brown Race is Close

Follow along for the latest updates on the Senate race, the presidential election, and ballot initiatives from the state of Massachusetts.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Presidential Election 2012 Results: Obama Wins - LIVE Updates and Coverage

Live coverage of all the big races in Michigan, including the biggest one of all between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Michele Bachmann and Allen West Could Lose

Bachmann and West, stars of the Tea Party movement, are locked in races that are too close to call. Their losses may signal the end of Tea Party strength in America.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Maryland Ballot Questions Results: Questions 4, 6, and 7 Pass

By passing three crucial ballot initiatives on hot issues, Maryland certainly has a lot of change coming in the near future.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Arizona Election Results LIVE: Richard Carmona vs Jeff Flake in Battle for the Senate

Follow along for the latest presidential, Senate, House, and state election results from Arizona. The most contentious race in the state is between Richard Carmona (D)
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election 2012 Missouri Results LIVE: SENATOR CLAIRE MCCASKILL WINS!! Romney Wins Missouri, but Obama Wins the Election

Follow along for the latest news from the 2012 election in Missouri from a Midwesterner who knows the score - and the state
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Nov. 7, 2012

Nate Silver on Daily Show: Jon Stewart Hosts Silver of 538

Will we hear an "I told ya so" when Nate Silver appears on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart tonight?
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Nov. 7, 2012

Minnesota Exit Polls Results: LIVE Coverage of Minnesota Election Results

Follow along for live updates for the 2012 presidential election results from Minnesota.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Why Romney Lost: The Republican Party is Stuck in the Past

If anything is clear from Tuesday it is that it’s time for a very painful conversation about where the Republican Party is going and where it needs to go in order to survive.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Virginia Election Results: LIVE Tim Kaine, Obama Win Critical Swing State

Follow the live coverage of the presidential and congressional election with me Aditya Todi as I bring to you the latest news and numbers, with a special focus on the swing state of Virginia.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Oregon 2012 Election Results: LIVE

Get the latest updates on election results from Oregon.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won Colorado: Obama Wins, Amendment 64 Passes, and Gary Johnson Falls Flat

President Obama has won the state of Colorado with just over 50% of the vote on election night.
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Nov. 7, 2012

ISideWith.com: Interactive Quiz Website Correctly Calls Presidential Election 2012

The guys at www.isidewith.com nailed the electoral map presidential election 2012 with their quiz.
Nov. 7, 2012

Skyfall Movie Review: James Bond Has Never Been More Human

This movie could be a James Bond for the ages, but even if it falls short of that, it's still one of the best actioners of the year. However, 007 does need a shave.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Live Election Results: LIVE Maine Election Results, Latest Exit Polls Data

Follow along for the latest results from the state of Maine!
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Nov. 7, 2012

Amendment 1 Minnesota Results: With Gay Marriage Ban Tied, LGBT Voters See Wins

The LGBT community is ecstatic tonight, Same Sex Marriage Passes and Tammy Baldwin's election mark progress in the acceptance of alternative lifestyles.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins Reelection, And My Concession to a Worthy Debating Opponent

PolicyMic columnist and all-round classy guy Matthew Rozsa called it perfectly. Here's why he deserves some props from everyone!
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Nov. 7, 2012

Popular Vote Winner: Obama Won Popular Vote By Nearly 3 Percent

The Electoral College results are in and Obama won the election 303 to 206. The popular vote is still being counted, but the president is currently winning the popular vote by 2.5%.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Iowa Election Results LIVE: You Can Bet Obama Will Win Iowa and the Election

The New York Times has Obama with an 85.7% chance of winning the Iowa, and a 91.6% chance of winning reelection.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Results: Florida Will Likely Go to Obama

Obama has locked up the White House for another four years. It is projected Obama will add Florida to his Electoral College total.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama & Murphy WIN Connecticut: Roraback Concedes, Esty Wins

Live updates and coverage of elections in the state of Connecticut.
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Nov. 7, 2012

New York State Election Results LIVE: Complete Analysis and News

Check this page for Election Day analysis, with an added fun focus on Upstate New York races.
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Nov. 7, 2012

New Hampshire Election Results LIVE: Live Free or Tie -- Obama and Romney in a Dead Heat

Follow along live for the latest presidential election from the state of New Hampshire.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Women Candidates Made Historic Gains in Representation - 2012 Election Results - Heitkamp 20th woman in Senate!

Women will hold more seats in the new Congress than ever before. 20 seats in the Senate! At least 77 in the House of Representatives
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Nov. 7, 2012

Louisiana 2012 Election Results: LIVE Updates on Exit Polls, Presidential Race

Louisiana, a forgotten state in the presidential contest, could hold clues to the future of the GOP.
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Nov. 7, 2012

New York 2012 Election Results LIVE: Who Won? #Obama

Follow along live for the latest presidential election results from the state of New York.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Minnesota Election Results: Obama and Bachmann Win, Gay Marriage Foes Lose

Obama won Minnesota’s 10 electoral votes, decisively by 8 points. Same-Sex marriage and Voter ID requirement were other issues settled last night.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins: Majority of Americans Choose to Stay Dependent on the Government

We have reached the tipping point where there are more people who want things from the government than those who provide the resources to pay for them.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Amendment 64 Passes in Colorado Legalizing Marijuana

Amendment 64 passes in Colorado, 52% to 47%. The amendment legalizes medicinal marijuana and is a triumph for voters who oppose the Drug Wars.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Winter Storm Athena Tracker: LIVE Updates, Storm Path, Nor'easter Damage

The Northeast definitely isn't getting any love from the "weather gods." Winter Storm Athena hits New York City on Wednesday evening, with potentially 60 mph winds. Follow along live.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Nevada Election Results LIVE: Obama Leads in Early Voting Results

Follow along live for the latest presidential, congressional, and senatorial election results from the state of Nevada.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Results: 3 Things the Republican Party Should Not Do After Losing to Barack Obama

On Tuesday night, the Republican Party failed in many ways. Here are three lessons the GOP Should NOT learn after losing to Barack Obama.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Won Reelection Because the Tea Party Keeps Sinking Republicans

Barack Obama won reelection last night. How did this happen when the fundamentals show a bad economy? Two words come to mind, Tea Party.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Congressional Election Results: Record Wins for Women in House and Senate

With 18 women running for Senate and 166 for the House, the next Congress may see huge gains for female politicians. See this live blog for updates on the women's senatorial election 2012.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Heidi Heitkamp Election Results: Close Race Could Set Record for Women in Congress

Since Heidi Heitkamp has won her bid for the Senate in North Dakota, women will hold 19 seats in the U.S. Senate after last night's election, a record high for women in Congress.
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Nov. 7, 2012

New Jersey 2012 Election Results LIVE: How Will Hurricane Sandy Aftermath Affect Election

Follow along live for the latest presidential election results from the state of New Jersey.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Nevada 2012 Election Results: LIVE Updates and Coverage

Get the latest updates on election results from Nevada.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins Reelection, But Democrats Should Show Grace in Aftermath of Victory

Obama defeated Romney in the Electoral College and the popular vote. But the millions who supported Mitt Romney were just as sincerely passionate about their own convictions.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Colorado Amendment 64 Passes: The First Step Towards Ending the War On Drugs

Marijuana will now be regulated like alcohol in Colorado.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Oklahoma 2012 Election Results LIVE: Romney Wins Oklahoma, Loses Election

Follow for up to date results on the 2012 elections in Oklahoma
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Nov. 7, 2012

Mazie Hirono and Tammy Duckworth: Women Make History on Election Night

Women were a key voting bloc in this election and it showed at the polls with 19 women set to serve in the Senate among some other historic victories.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins 2012: Why Obama Shows American Culture Has Shifted Towards European

President Obama's re-election shows Americans value freedom and economic equality now more than ever.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Texas 2012 Election Results LIVE: Romney Wins Texas, Loses Election

Live coverage of the 2012 Texas election results.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won the Election: President Obama Wins, Calls on Republicans to Come Together

We've turned the page. Let's start a new chapter of bipartisanship. We need you working with us to make America greater than it is today.
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Nov. 7, 2012

2012 Election Results LIVE: Women Running for Congress and Senate Nationwide

More women are running for U.S. congressional or Senate seats this year than ever before. How will women fare on Election Day 2012? Stay tuned for live updates on vote totals and key races.
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Nov. 7, 2012

China Elections: As Xi Jinping Rises to Power, the US Should Avoid China Bashing At All Costs

It's temping to vilify China as a currency manipulator, but President Obama can not damage valuable trade relations if he wants to grow our damaged economy.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Heidi Heitkamp Wins: North Dakota Senate Adds to Record Number of Women in Senate

Of the 25 possible Senate seats in the 113th Congress, women will occupy 19, after Heidi Heitkamp's win in North Dakota: a new record for women in Congress.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Stocks Drop After Obama Wins: Investors Worry Economy Will Not Change

Virtually every single market indicator plunged when markets opened following Obama's re-election and it wasn't just a knee-jerk reaction by miffed Republicans.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins Presidency. LIVE Updates from Battleground States, Key Veterans Races

Live Election Night updates, with a special focus on the key battleground state of Virginia and the state of Maryland, and veterans who are running for office throughout the country.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Exit Poll Results: Record Number of Minority Voters Cost Romney the Election

As last night's exit poll results show, the GOP's attempted voter suppression mobilized minorities to vote like never before to re-elect Obama.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won the Election: Obama Win Means Republicans Should Rethink Strategy

Tonight's election means the end of the Republican Party as we know it.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Maryland Question 4 Results: MD Dream Act Gives Undocumented College Students In State Tuition

Marylanders boosted their state's progressive reputation on Election Day and voted to allow undocumented college students to obtain in-state tuition, joining more than a dozen other states.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Todd Akin Loses: Mourdock, Mandel Lose Bids for Senate, US Senate Gains Women

After Todd Akin and Richard Mourdock lost their bids for the Senate, which now includes a record number of women, marking a legitimate defeat for extremists in the GOP.
Nov. 7, 2012

Skyfall Movie Trailer: Critics Call New Daniel Craig Film the Best James Bond 007 Yet

This Friday, Skyfall 007, the twenty-third James Bond film, premieres to a huge critical buzz. Daniel Craig is at his best, and the film is one of the best Bond movie's yet.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won North Carolina: Romney Wins, Republicans Make Huge Gains Across State

Mitt Romney turned North Carolina red again, capping off a huge night for Republicans in the state.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Tammy Baldwin Becomes First Openly Gay Senator

Sen. Baldwin shatters a glass closet.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Results: With Romney and Republicans On the Run, Here is What Will Become of the GOP

The GOP has to change, it needs to stop catering to neo-conservatives and the extremists of the religious right.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Sheldon Adelson Gave 70 Mil to Romney Campaign: Shady Super PAC Donor Loses Big

Billionaire casino owner Sheldon Adelson donated over $70 million to Mitt Romney's campaign. He should have just bought himself a private island instead.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Future of the Economy: President Obama Should Appoint Mitt Romney Secretary of Jobs

Mitt Romney and the President Obama both care deeply about America. The President wears a lot of hats; one of those hats can be shared.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Results: Open Letter to President Barack Obama

Mr. President, the easy part is now over.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Markets Drop After Obama Reelection: American Investors Panic Causing 2 Percent Drop

After Obama re-election, three major equity indexes drop by over 2%. Split governance causes panic in U.S. markets while fiscal cliff looms.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Illinois Election Results LIVE: Obama Leads Romney By 16 Points in His Home State

Follow along for the latest election results from the state of Illinois.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won the Election: Obama Defeats Romney, Check Mate to Republicans

Despite millions of votes left to be counted, the outcome is all but certain that Obama will win a second term as President.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins and Republicans Keep Congress: How Divided Government is an Opportunity for All

By maintaining the status quo, the American people sent a message to the president and Congress to stop the bickering and get things done once and for all.
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Nov. 7, 2012

New Jersey Election Results: Bob Menendez Easily Defeats Joe Kyrillos

After a brief period of what looked like New Jersey could go red, the president took back the historically blue state with 58.8% of the vote. Romney managed 41.9%.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Why Barack Obama Won Reelection: In 2012 Hope and Diversity Triumph

In 2008 Obama changed the game of politics with a consistent message of hope and unity. In 2012 Republicans still haven't caught up.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Why Romney Lost: After Defeat, the Romney Campaign Can No Longer Deny Reality

The Election Day defeat finally forced the Romney campaign to face the reality that they had tried hard to avoid throughout most of the campaign.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins Second Term: The Only Thing That is Certain Now is More Uncertainty

Obama gets four more years, but what does it mean for the most pressing issues of the day?
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Nov. 7, 2012

Top 8 Donald Trump Tweets in the Minutes After President Obama Won A Second Term

Donald Trump is a whiny little bit*h.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Results: Obama Victory Could Result in More Gridlock

Obama’s lame duck status won’t matter if the Republicans continue their stated goal of stopping the president at all cost.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Day 2012: What Obama Needs to Do to Have A Successful Second Term

In his second term, Obama will have to table his left-wing agenda if he hopes to get anything accomplished.
Nov. 7, 2012

Regardless of Abortion Stance, Most Conservatives and Liberals Are Pro Death

You cannot be pro-life and defend war. You may claim to be anti-abortion, but pro-life is reserved for those who actually defend life.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won the Missouri Senate Race? Todd Akin Loses to Claire McCaskill, on Great Night for Democrats

Claire McCaskill overcame low approval ratings to beat Todd Akin and retain her Senate seat on election night, thanks in large part to Akin's extreme positions.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won North Carolina: Romney Wins, But Obama Takes Majority of Other Major Swing States

Obama's grassroots efforts were able to get out the early vote, but lost significant ground on Election Day as Romney pulled through to win the state.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Election Day 2012: What Long Voter Lines Tell You About Unemployment

The pictures of long lines of voters on election day tell us more about real employment than last Friday’s statistics.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Elizabeth Warren Wins Massachusetts Senate Race, But Democrats Face Serious Challenges

Massachusetts goes deep blue on Tuesday, unseating Scott Brown and sending another Kennedy to Washington.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Virginia Exit Polls: Polls and Projection Models in Ohio, Virginia, and Pennsylvania

I have always maintained party ID turnout differential would be key in the results of the election. I even hedged halfway between 2008 and 2010 turnout differential for predictions.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Obama Wins Reelection: Now, Back to Business As Usual

Back in 2008, I liked Obama, but thought he would be a one-term president. I'm happy to have been proven wrong.