listen to me

  • October 2, 2012   BY Allie Morris  

    In Charlotte, N.C., Vice President Joe Biden addressed supporters at a campaign event Tuesday. Photo by Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer Vice President Biden hit the campaign trail in North Carolina Tuesday, making stops in Charlotte and Asheville. That state promises a … Continue reading

  • October 1, 2012   BY Allie Morris  

    In Golden, Colo., President Obama greets the crowd after a campaign event on Sept. 13. By Chris Schneider/Getty Images While President Obama was in Nevada preparing for Wednesday’s presidential debate, his rival Mitt Romney campaigned in Colorado, hosting an evening … Continue reading

  • August 29, 2012  

    Wisconsin, home territory of Republican VP nominee Paul Ryan, is one of the most polarized states in the nation. Hari Sreenivasan takes a look at our Map Center with Nathan Gonzales of the Rothenberg Political Report and hears from Wisconsin voters about a lack of compromise or unity in politics in their state. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2012   BY Allie Morris  

    President Barack Obama kicked off his reelection campaign at a rally in Richmond, Virginia May 5. Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images President Obama heads to Virginia Beach on Friday, the first of several Virginia campaign stops scheduled for this … Continue reading

  • July 3, 2012  

    The NewsHour and other public media partners are gathering opinions about what matters most to people as the presidential election approaches. Find videos on the “Listen to Me” page on our website. Continue reading

  • June 6, 2012  

    Partisan divisions in U.S. politics have grown more intense, according to a new Pew Research Center survey tracking attitudes on government, business social issues and more. Judy Woodruff speaks with Linda Killian of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Also, we introduce the NewsHour’s “Listen to Me” project. Continue reading

  • May 28, 2012   BY Katelyn Polantz  

    The economy has become the main driver for many voters across the country — but it’s the voters who live in swing states that the Romney and Obama campaigns focus on most.
    Monday night’s NewsHour will assess the close presidential race underway in Virginia and in other battleground states.
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