US election 2012

Rick Santorum quits Republican presidential candidate race
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11 Apr, 2012

The contest is now certain to be Romney v Obama and latest poll gives the President a 51 to 44 lead

Alexander Cockburn
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04 Apr, 2012

One-time liberal now sports all his fellow Republicans' most unalluring features. The Obama camp is not unhappy

Robert De Niro
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22 Mar, 2012

Hollywood star forced to apologise after joking about the Republican contenders’ wives

Alexander Cockburn
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23 Feb, 2012

He may be the most fanatical Christian contender ever, but at least he's not the blue-collar voter's worst enemy

Baracl Obama sings the blues
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22 Feb, 2012

President shows off vocal talents with Sweet Home Chicago at White House concert (video)

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20 Feb, 2012

Arizona sheriff steps down to fight claims made by his Mexican immigrant ex-boyfriend

Rick Santorum
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08 Feb, 2012

Santorum wins big in Missouri, Minnesota and Colorado, but Barack Obama is the real victor

Donald Trump backs Mitt Romney
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03 Feb, 2012

The Obama team should not take this lightly – Trump may be rich, but he doesn't turn off blue-collar voters

Alexander Cockburn
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01 Feb, 2012

A tsunami of Republican money washed into Florida to pay for the execration of the erratic Newt

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30 Jan, 2012

Self-styled 'richest Jew in the world' has poured $10m into PAC supporting the faltering candidate

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