Jan 27, 2012 Economy continues to add jobs, but not fast enough to make campaigning easy for President Obama.
Jan 6, 2012 A fractured web presence and unified pranksters affect the presidential candidate's results.
Jan 5, 2012 Why not get some laughs with your fact-checking? A new site joins the tradition of political comedy, with facts at the forefront.
Jan 27, 2012 The economy is shaping up to the top issue of this election year. How does that compare to the last election in 2008?
Jan 27, 2012 Rick Santorum is the latest GOP candidate to face the problem of increasing popularity without an increase in political dollars.
Jan 27, 2012 Supporters and foes of collective bargaining rights will spend big on the presidential race in Ohio. Labor unions claim the issue has rallied their members.
Jan 27, 2012 A combination of free TV debates and outside money is helping candidates penny-pinch for now.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 27, 2012 The unemployment rate in Iowa is relatively low compared to much of the rest of the country. How does the state's economy impact the Iowa caucuses?
Mar 12, 2012 Ohio has temporarily banned drilling in some parts of the state, after a series of rare earthquakes including one that rocked Youngstown over the weekend.