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Medicare fears push seniors away from Romney
Retirees in The Villages, a conservative stronghold in Florida, worry what GOP nominee means for their entitlements.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 19:56 GMT
Can Mitt Romney handle a crisis?
Questions have been raised about the Republican's political ideology as health and natural disaster crises hit the US.
Inside Story US 2012
Inside Story: US 2012
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 12:05 GMT
The power of the meme
Although memes are a useful way to parody politics, they often lose track of what's at stake.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2012 08:33 GMT
Sandy disrupts US election campaign
President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney are off the campaign trail as storm advances on East Coast.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2012 04:28 GMT
Obama election funds drive hits $1bn mark
US president's opponent Mitt Romney close behind with $919m in race that has become the costliest in country's history.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 20:46 GMT
The Democrats: The austerity party?
With continual concessions to House Republicans, Democrats are now the austerians of reactionary Keynesianism.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 05:15 GMT
Third-party candidates spar in US debate
Representatives of the Libertarian, Green, Constitution, and Justice parties have held a presidential debate in Chicago.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 17:32 GMT
US candidates hit swing states in final push
President Obama and his Republican challenger Romney are back on campaign trail as election enters its final fortnight.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 13:40 GMT
Californian cities under financial siege
US voters seek fiscal relief after three municipalities in the West Coast state filed for bankruptcy this summer.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2012 15:01 GMT
50 shades of GOP
The Republicans know no bounds when it comes to saying one thing and doing another.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2012 06:44 GMT
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