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Romney Highlights Job Losses Among Women

Mitt Romney says that more than 90 percent of the jobs lost since President Obama took office were jobs previously held by women. While technically accurate, Scott Horsley tells Robert Siegel that Romney's claim doesn't tell the whole story.
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Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley

The governor joins us in studio to chat about the chaotic conclusion to this year's legislative session, and the action likely to come...


Not Just For Laughs: Why Humor Can Be A Powerful Campaign Tool

In a year when each candidate is trying to portray his rival as out of touch, the connective power of humor could be especially important. But so far, both President Obama and presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney are missing opportunities for comedy.

Momentum Shifts As Santorum Exits Race

Rick Santorum ended his presidential campaign Tuesday. It clears the way for Mitt Romney to capture the nomination, though many conservatives have yet to rally around the former Massachusetts governor. The Romney campaign now shifts into the general campaign, with a focus on President Obama.

Obama Camp Doesn't Want General-Election Voters To Forget Primary Romney

A new anti-Romney video from President Obama's re-election campaign strings together a series of Romney moments from the Republican nomination contest which Obama's people believe may not play so well with persuadable voters.

'Texts From Hillary' Gets Secretary Clinton's Endorsement

Some say that by embracing the suddenly popular Tumblr blog she's reinforcing a newly "cool" image. And, perhaps, signaling that she does indeed still have some political aspirations.
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Occupy DC Groups Merge At McPherson Square

The Occupy DC activists at Freedom Plaza have picked up the tents and joined the group at McPherson Square, consolidating the protesters in one location to spread their message of economic equality.