Classroom Connection: Candidates Take on Social Media and Advertising
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18 Nov
2012
Written by David Martin

Classroom Connection: Candidates Take on Social Media and Advertising »

Election Central’s Classroom Connection asks two AP Government classes at Worthington Kilbourne High School in Worthington, Ohio Read more…

Four More Years – Obama Wins Election
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11 Nov
2012
Written by Lia Eastep

Four More Years – Obama Wins Election »

After a grueling and costly campaign season, President Barack Obama was re-elected to a second term, defeating his Republican challenger, Mitt Romney. While Read more…

Classroom Connection: Campaign Volunteering
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8 Nov
2012
Written by David Martin

Classroom Connection: Campaign Volunteering »

Election Central’s Classroom Connection asks two AP Government classes at Worthington Kilbourne High School in Worthington, Ohio Read more…

America Votes: Election 2012 First Results
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7 Nov
2012
Written by David Martin

America Votes: Election 2012 First Results »

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As the sun went down on Election Day in 2012, voting polls began to close on the east coast. Thanks to strong Republican Read more…

Update on House and Senate Races
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4 Nov
2012
Written by Lia Eastep

Update on House and Senate Races »

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Find a website that is dedicated to following the day-to-day forecast of the House and Senate races. Here are some:

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Election Day Results in Republican Gains
CREDIT: The White House Photo Office/Pete Souza
3 Nov
2012
Written by Lia Eastep

Election Day Results in Republican Gains »

After polls closed around the country on November 2nd, a shift in the balance of power occurred. Some races are still being tallied, Read more…

Classroom Connection: Impressions from the Republican and Democratic National Conventions
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22 Oct
2012
Written by David Martin

Classroom Connection: Impressions from the Republican and Democratic National Conventions »

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A Review of the Vice Presidential Debate
18 Oct
2012
Written by Lia Eastep

A Review of the Vice Presidential Debate »

Closing Statements Vice President Biden said that the Obama administration entered the White House in a [terrible economic] situation. Biden said they have Read more…

The First Debate
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5 Oct
2012
Written by Lia Eastep

The First Debate »

On October 3, 2012, Republican candidate, Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama engaged in their first of three televised debates. Held at the University of Denver in Colorado, the debate was moderated by Jim Lehrer. The debate was divided into six sections of fifteen minutes each, allowing each candidate a two minute opening statement to [...]
The Role of a Political Spouse
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24 Sep
2012
Written by Lia Eastep

The Role of a Political Spouse »

The wives of the two presidential candidates are playing important roles in this year’s election campaign. Ann Romney and Michelle Obama gave speeches at their party’s national Read more…