President Obama unveils new education initiative for African Americans in opening speech to National Urban League
Jul 26, 2012 The White House aims to give African Americans more tools to graduate
Jul 25, 2012 Both the President Obama and Mitt Romney campaigns are using sweepstakes to coax small donations. Do they work?
Jul 30, 2012 Super PAC's ad buy is one of the largest of the election so far
Jul 20, 2012 In the 2012 presidential election race, both parties focus on images of factories and hard hats.
Jul 17, 2012 There's a new bad word in the race for president: 'Outsourcing.' But the latest political back-and-forth, while dramatic, ignores the realities of the American economy.
Jul 16, 2012 The former governor talks about the importance of the middle class in this year's presidential election, and what he thinks Mitt Romney needs to do to improve his standings.
Jul 16, 2012 Liberal pundit James Carville explains why class matters in this year's presidential election in his new book, ''It's the Middle Class, Stupid!''
Jul 10, 2012 President Obama and Mitt Romney have different takes on the economy. Commentator Justin Wolfers says they're both right.
Jul 5, 2012 As President Obama's "Betting on America" tour gets underway, we ask a linguist: What does it mean to "bet" on the country?
Jul 5, 2012 It's been exactly a week since the Supreme Court announced that President Obama's healthcare overhaul is constitutional. Have Americans shifted their view of the law?