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.
Elizabeth Wynne Johnson
Jul 18, 2012 As Romney prepares to tap running mate, historians say vice presidents have a mostly unseen role in shaping policy.
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 13, 2012 There are some recent findings out that Americans have, well, just too much stuff -- and that a huge number of garages in America can't even fit cars because they are so filled with junk.
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 12, 2012 The Presidential race this week can be summed up in a few words: Outsourcing, wealth, taxes, and jobs. How are American voters responding the latest week's news?