President Obama has officially won the election, with 332 electoral votes tallied in his column.
Of course this is old news. But the formal count mandated by the Constitution took place Friday in a joint session of Congress, heavy on ceremony and light on attendance.
Originally published on Fri January 4, 2013 1:12 pm
Originally published on Fri January 4, 2013 12:27 pm
Update at 2:17 p.m. ET. Passage In The Senate:
The Senate just passed, by unanimous agreement, a bill that injects more than $9 billion into the insurance program that will assist those hit hard by Superstorm Sandy last October.
President Obama had urged passage and is expected to quickly sign the bill.
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