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Bringing Obamacare to life

Health care reform is on track now that President Obama has been reelected, but the struggle to fully implement the ACA is heating up.

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Obama carries Florida, progressives make gains

President Barack Obama has achieved a narrow victory in Florida over Mitt Romney, according to the recount finished on Sat., Nov. 10.

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The 2012 elections changed Texas

The growing Latino vote, much discussed in national politics, may have accounted for the Democrats' successes in Texas.

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Voters give Obama four more years to move nation forward

Battling an unprecedented barrage of lies, voter suppression laws, racially-charged attacks and fringe ideology on women, immigrants, gays and lesbians, fueled with billions of Wall Street and secretive super PACS dollars, the coalition backing the president pulled off what was once seen as an impossible task: reelection.

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Obama winning Latino vote

President Obama is on his way to winning more Latino votes today than any other presidential candidate in history.

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Labor movement celebrates with the nation

First there was anticipation, touched with a little bit of angst.  Then there was exhilaration.

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Debate showed "powerful contrasts" between Obama and Romney

President Barack Obama had the last word in yesterday's presidential debate, and it was the one his supporters longed to hear, and his opponent longs to forget: 47 percent.

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Ohio GOP's early vote suppression drive defeated

Ohioans applaud the Supreme Court order that, in effect, upholds the decision that a ban on early voting in the last three days before the Nov. 6 election was unconstitutional.

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Will Obama again take “Last Capital of Confederacy”?

President Barack Obama stunned voters here after the results of the 2008 election poured in.

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President Obama will establish Chávez National Monument

President Obama is slated to announce establishment of the César E. Chávez National Monument.

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