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November 30th, 2012
10:44 AM ET

Life after losing a presidential race

CNN's Lisa Sylvester takes a look at what life is like after the campaign spotlight disappears.


Filed under: 2012 election • Lisa Sylvester • Politics
November 16th, 2012
12:14 PM ET

Jindal says Romney 'gift' remark 'completely unhelpful'

(CNN) – Gov. Bobby Jindal – the newly elected chair of the Republican Governors Association and a frequent subject of 2016 presidential speculation – reiterated Thursday his irritation at Mitt Romney's comments explaining his defeat in the presidential election.

Romney was recorded telling donors on a conference call that President Barack Obama won votes by offering "gifts" to African-Americans, Hispanics and young voters.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Bobby Jindal • Interviews • Mitt Romney
November 13th, 2012
12:21 PM ET

Behind the scenes: CNN election coverage

Patricia DiCarlo, Executive Producer of The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, gives an inside look at CNN's election night coverage.


Filed under: 2012 election • Behind the scenes
November 9th, 2012
06:25 PM ET

2016 presidential name-dropping begins

CNN's John Berman details the Democrats and Republicans already being mentioned for the 2016 presidential election.


Filed under: 2012 election • 2016 election • John Berman • Politics
November 9th, 2012
12:28 PM ET

Obama's second term agenda

CNN's Jessica Yellin reports on what President Obama promised on the campaign trail and what he's likely to tackle next.


Filed under: 2012 election • Barack Obama • Jessica Yellin • Politics
November 8th, 2012
06:34 PM ET

Watch oddest election night moments

Relive President Obama's re-election through the best and oddest media moments. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Jeanne Moos
November 8th, 2012
06:32 PM ET

Obama's win: data mining

Brian Todd reports on the Obama campaign's successful data-mining efforts to target potential voters.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Barack Obama • Brian Todd
November 8th, 2012
12:31 PM ET

Minority turnout a curveball for GOP

CNN's Lisa Sylvester details how the higher than expected minority turnout affected the 2012 election.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Lisa Sylvester • race
November 7th, 2012
06:35 PM ET

Watch Obama get emotional in last speech

Watch President Obama brush back tears. CNN's Jeanne Moos follows the tracks of his tears since he became president.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Barack Obama • Jeanne Moos
November 6th, 2012
12:37 PM ET

New Yorkers cast their votes with gum

Globs of used gum used to vote for president. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on how to stick it to the candidates.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Jeanne Moos • New York
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