Elections at a glance

A still of businessman Joe Ricketts, a billionaire and active political donor.

The 'bring your own billionaire' election

Aug 4, 2015
If you're running for president, it helps to have someone wealthy by your side.
Posted In: 2016 election, campaign finance, billionaires
People watch the second presidential debate between U.S President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney as they are seen on television at a bar in Silver Spring, Maryland, on October 16, 2012.

Political ads mean big bucks for television stations

Jul 27, 2015
They're going to rake in billions.
Posted In: election 2016, advertising, television
Photo dated; then-presidential hopeful Barry Goldwater and his running mate William Miller accept the Republican Party nomination in San Francisco July 17, 1964.

Long-shot candidates reap benefits after race

Jul 21, 2015
Running for president can be rewarding even if you finish at the back of the pack.
Posted In: John Kasich, presidential candidates, name recognition
Former Republican Governor of Florida Jeb Bush announces his candidacy for the 2016 Presidential elections at Miami Dade College on Monday in Miami, Florida.

Welcome to the party, Jeb

Jun 15, 2015
Bush announced his presidential bid ... and apparent obsession with 'Die Hard.'
Posted In: president, jeb bush, film
A look at some of the merchandising available at Hillary Clinton's online shop.

The merch tells the mood

Jun 1, 2015
Constrained or confident? Campaign T-shirts and onsies can say a lot about that.
Posted In: presidential candidates, merchandise, brands

Democratic socialist Sanders kicks off campaign

May 26, 2015
Senator's ideology may hurt his nomination bid, but it's left a mark in politics.
Posted In: socialist, Bernie Sanders, Democrats
Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with parents and child care workers at the Center for New Horizons on Wednesday in Chicago.

Hillary Clinton's new LinkedIn résumé

May 21, 2015
LinkedIn is not the most popular social media site, but candidates can find a niche.
Posted In: linkedin, hillary clinton, politicians
The publisher of "Clinton Cash," a book detailing how the Clintons earned their fortune, is now issuing corrections to some of the text's claims.

Do you know if your e-book's been updated?

May 15, 2015
The publisher of "Clinton Cash" revised several points in the e-book version
Posted In: hillary clinton, publishing, corrections

Writing your way to the White House

May 14, 2015
The campaign book has become a rite of passage for presidential hopefuls.
Posted In: Congress, election, Books, publishing, presidential candidates
 
 
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