# usa-2012 - Saturday 10 November, 2012
121,366,971 people went to the polls on Tuesday. How did they vote – and which candidates did better with certain groups?
# usa-2012 - Friday 9 November, 2012
# usa-2012 - Wednesday 7 November, 2012
The defeated vice-presidential nominee intends to stay on as the Republicans’ leading fiscal spokesman.
Four more years.
Maine and Maryland became the first US states to approve gay marriage by popular vote.
As the networks called the state of Ohio for Obama, they called the election for the US President. Watch how it unfolded…
Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before your brekkie…
Watch the full acceptance speech delivered by Obama in Chicago earlier today AND Mitt Romney’s concession speech just before that.
The Democratic incumbent fends off the challenge of Mitt Romney to clinch Ohio – and four more years in the White House.
Barack Obama will serve four more years as the President of the United States. Here’s how it all unfolded.
Mitt Romney’s hopes are likely to hinge on Virginia – but long queues and state law means the result could be a late one.
The incumbent appears to have the upper hand according to the first polls from the Buckeye State, which will be crucial.
It probably won’t happen, but the result could be 269-269. So what happens if there’s a deadlock?
# usa-2012 - Tuesday 6 November, 2012
RTÉ, TV3, BBC or Sky – the choice is yours. Here’s what they are offering.
Excited for the count but bored of the wait? Read on…
TheJournal.ie has asked four Irish people living in the US about their experiences during this presidential election season.
# usa-2012 - Monday 5 November, 2012
The 99 pictures that tell the story of the US Presidential Election campaign of 2012.
# usa-2012 - Sunday 4 November, 2012
From Eisenhower to Obama versus Romney, this video shows how campaign videos have changed (and how a lot has remained the same…)
# usa-2012 - Saturday 3 November, 2012
The IrishCentral poll found 51 per cent of Irish American voters plan to vote for Barack Obama with 48 per cent leaning towards Mitt Romney.
# usa-2012 - Saturday 27 October, 2012
Meteorologists have downplayed the rhetoric around Hurricane Sandy.
# usa-2012 - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
All eyes on the swing states.
Ding ding ding! Tonight Barack Obama and Mitt Romney battle it out over foreign policy in the final US presidential of the election. Let’s see what happens.
# usa-2012 - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
Obama and Romney will go head to head for the first time in a presidential debate tonight – but here’s 5 stand-out moments from previous presidential races.
# usa-2012 - Monday 10 September, 2012
Obama scooped $114 million in funding, while Romney was slightly behind on $111 million.
# usa-2012 - Wednesday 5 September, 2012
The self-described “mom in chief” didn’t play dirty, not mentioning rival Mitt Romney once. Others at the DNC weren’t so kind.
# usa-2012 - Monday 13 August, 2012
Speaking about Mitt Romney’s vice presidential pick for the first time, Obama praised Ryan as a decent family man.
# usa-2012 - Saturday 4 August, 2012
Barack Obama can console himself with the fact that he still has George Clooney’s support. That counts for something, right?
# usa-2012 - Monday 9 July, 2012
Mitt Romney raised $106 million in June while Barack Obama raised $71 million.
# usa-2012 - Thursday 3 May, 2012
Good morning! Here’s some things to know before the clock hits 9.
# usa-2012 - Monday 30 April, 2012
His ‘Yes We Can’ campaign in 2008 was seen as hugely influential – but can his new slogan top its popularity?
# usa-2012 - Friday 23 March, 2012
The favourite to nab the GOP presidential nomination, Romeny has 40 per cent support for the first time – despite that Etch-a-Sketch gaffe.
# usa-2012 - Monday 19 March, 2012
More details from the GOP presidential nomination race as Republicans head towards D-Day.
# usa-2012 - Tuesday 14 February, 2012
Yet 51 million eligible citizens (that is one in every four) remain unregistered.
# usa-2012 - Wednesday 8 February, 2012
“Conservatism is alive and well in Missouri and Minnesota.”
# usa-2012 - Friday 3 February, 2012
The comedian is running for the Green Party nomination in the US.
# usa-2012 - Sunday 22 January, 2012
In an upset victory, Gingrich won 40 per cent of the vote in last night’s South Carolina primary, well ahead of second-placed Mitt Romney.