Presidential Campaign http://www.kunc.org en VIDEO & TRANSCRIPT: President Obama's Election Night Victory Speech http://www.kunc.org/post/video-transcript-president-obamas-election-night-victory-speech <p>President Obama's election night victory speech given in Chicago at McCormick Place on November 7th, 2012.</p><p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 07:28:44 +0000 36127 at http://www.kunc.org VIDEO & TRANSCRIPT: President Obama's Election Night Victory Speech VIDEO & TRANSCRIPT: Mitt Romney's Election Concession Speech http://www.kunc.org/post/video-transcript-mitt-romneys-election-concession-speech <p>Mitt Romney's concession speech, given in front of supporters at the Boston Convention Center on November 6th.</p><p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 06:17:01 +0000 36117 at http://www.kunc.org VIDEO & TRANSCRIPT: Mitt Romney's Election Concession Speech Voters To Settle Tight And Turbulent Presidential Battle http://www.kunc.org/post/voters-settle-tight-and-turbulent-presidential-battle As Americans go to the polls, one of the closest presidential races in years may be determined by a state in the Midwest and a hurricane named Sandy.<p>After a campaign that has cost some $6 billion, the two candidates are in the same place they started: with President Obama a smidgen ahead of challenger Mitt Romney, so close that differences are in most cases statistically insignificant.<p>Obama seems to have regained his footing after his sleepy performance in the first debate last month. Tue, 06 Nov 2012 11:58:00 +0000 Barbara Bradley Hagerty 36058 at http://www.kunc.org Voters To Settle Tight And Turbulent Presidential Battle When Will We Know Who Won? http://www.kunc.org/post/when-will-we-know-who-won Everybody tries to predict <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/politicaljunkie/2012/11/05/164147704/what-to-look-for-on-election-day-the-battle-for-the-white-house-congress" target="_blank">who will win</a>.<p>What we wonder, though, is <em>when</em> will we know whether it will be President Obama or Republican challenger Mitt Romney taking the oath of office next January?<p>With polls signalling a tight race and lawyers from both campaigns <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2012/11/02/164186822/what-if-theres-no-winner-presidential-campaigns-and-their-lawyers-prepare" target="_bla Mon, 05 Nov 2012 23:19:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 36047 at http://www.kunc.org When Will We Know Who Won? What Else Could $6 Billion Buy? http://www.kunc.org/post/what-else-could-6-billion-buy The cost of the 2012 election will top a record $6 billion, according to the <a href="http://www.opensecrets.org/news/2012/10/2012-election-spending-will-reach-6.html" target="_blank">Center for Responsive Politics</a>. If you find it difficult to visualize that figure, here are a few other ways to think about what $6 billion could buy:<p>-- 30 million <a href="http://store.apple.com/us/browse/home/shop_iphone/family/iphone5" target="_blank">iPhone 5s</a>;<br />-- 3,000 <a href="http://www.governor.ny.gov/press/032812MTA-Investment" target="_blank">New York City subway cars</a>; Mon, 05 Nov 2012 20:09:00 +0000 36034 at http://www.kunc.org What Else Could $6 Billion Buy?