2012 U-s-elections

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Man without a mandate? The challenge of Obama 2.0
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Man without a mandate? The challenge of Obama 2.0

Is Obama 2.0 the man without a mandate? Come on, the man just won re-election. That must count for something. Obama, in his second term, can actually be a different president if he's learned from his first term.

Obama, Romney, whoever: Why do we even care?
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Obama, Romney, whoever: Why do we even care?

Why do people who have no votes in the US election care when barely 50 percent of American voters do? 2008 made history. 2012 is just another presidential election. But this is why it still matters.

Is the sky falling on Obama? Quick, let's take another poll
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Is the sky falling on Obama? Quick, let's take another poll

A new Pew poll has Obama suddenly 4 points behind Mitt Romney. Did one debate upend the apple cart? Did Obama just throw away his reelection? What polls tell us (and what they don't.)

Dude, check the calendar next time and other debating tips for Obama
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Dude, check the calendar next time and other debating tips for Obama

Even his supporters agree President Obama flubbed his first debate against Mitt Romney. But help is at hand. Here are some good old-fashioned debating tips that could come to his rescue next time around.

Indian-Americans most left-leaning of Asian groups, says survey
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Indian-Americans most left-leaning of Asian groups, says survey

As Obama and Romney gear up for a debate, Obama won't need to worry about impressing Indian Americans. Eighty-eight percent already approve of him. But why then do 53 percent identify as independent? A new survey shows where the desi votes will be key.

The most moving moment in Obama's speech was not his own words
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The most moving moment in Obama's speech was not his own words

There is every reason for Americans to dislike Barack Obama. Too much of a smarty pants. Not the guy you'd have pizza and beer with. Yet as his speech shows there is a reason why Americans still respond to their oddball president.

5 Reasons why Indian Americans (Heart) Obama
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5 Reasons why Indian Americans (Heart) Obama

Indian Americans are fiscally and socially conservative. And yet most refuse to vote Republican and they have excellent reasons why.

'Not Romney or Obama, it's India that is the problem'
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'Not Romney or Obama, it's India that is the problem'

"The big problem in Indo-US relationship is not America, it's India. India has consistently been unable to deliver its part of this bargain," Fareed Zakaria, Editor-at-Large of the Time Magazine, told CNN-IBN.

Obama and Mitt Romney in dead heat: Poll
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Obama and Mitt Romney in dead heat: Poll

A latest opinion poll has said the incumbent President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney are virtually tied at the moment.

Dear Mitt, Dial M for Mamata
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Dear Mitt, Dial M for Mamata

Does Mitt Romney have a hotline to Mamata Banerjee? Why are West Bengal's CM and America's presidential hopeful both harping about a left wing conspiracy?

Obama's America: More Warren Buffett's secretary, than Warren Buffett
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Obama's America: More Warren Buffett's secretary, than Warren Buffett

America is back said Obama in his State of the Union. But it's not back as the old action hero. Shaken by a bleak recession, this America wants to be a different kind of superpower.

Outsourcing could become hot target in US election cycle
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Outsourcing could become hot target in US election cycle

As the battle for the Republican presidential nomination heats up, so will debates about job creation, the economy, and inevitably, outsourcing.

With Obama squarely in its sights, Tea Party gets going
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With Obama squarely in its sights, Tea Party gets going

It's still early days in the 2012 US presidential election race, but trends in the Republican party point to a stern challenge to Obama from the populist, libertarian Tea Party movement.

Obama campaign raises $86m with help from desi fundraisers
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Obama campaign raises $86m with help from desi fundraisers

Obama's 2012 re-election campaign has broken fundraising records by amassing $86 million to date. He has 244 influential supporters to thank.

Born in the USA: Bobby Jindal throws his hat in
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Born in the USA: Bobby Jindal throws his hat in

The Indian-American governor or Louisiana released his birth certificate on Friday, prompting speculation that he'll make a bid for the 2012 U.S. presidency.

Obama courts youth vote at Facebook town hall
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Obama courts youth vote at Facebook town hall

At a Silicon Valley town hall aimed at appealing to Generation Next, Obama talked debt, deficit, and democracy.