The 2012 Election
Full coverage of the 2012 election from CBS News
New Romney ad links Obama to Chavez, Castro, Che
The Spanish-language spot, airing in South Florida, is likely designed to amplify Romney's support among conservative Cuban-Americans
Bloomberg endorses Obama, citing climate change
After Hurricane Sandy, New York City mayor says climate change is "too important" to ignore; cites Obama's policies on the issue
In new Akin ad, woman talks rape, abortion
Despite uproar caused by his earlier comments on rape and abortion, new ad for Todd Akin features woman who mentions both, without explanation
Biden reads "Top 10 good things about voting early" on Letterman
The vice president gets the word out about early voting while cracking some jokes about himself and the election
Clinton: Obama's a good leader "without regard to race"
Former president strikes back at John Sununu's suggestion that Colin Powell's endorsement was racially motivated
Obama downplays October jobs report
In Ohio, president made only glancing reference to new jobs report, which showed slight uptick in unemployment
Romney: I'm the bipartisan change agent
Republican candidate says Obama has "fallen so very short" on goals
Romney ad targets Obama "revenge" comments
New ad from the Romney camp seizes on Obama's comments on voting being the "best revenge"
Romney urges Americans to vote for "change"
In GOP weekly address days before the election, Mitt Romney promises to take America down a "new path"
Polls: Obama, Romney still neck-and-neck
Nationally and in at least two swing states, polls show Obama, Romney about as close as they can get
Romney ad: Obama's "offering excuses"
In the one-minute ad coinciding with his final sale to voters, Romney promises a better future
Obama, Clinton team up in key state of New Hampshire
With the race tied in the battleground, Obama tells voters, "I'm not ready to give up the fight"
Romney: Obama put "liberal agenda" above economy
Trailing in Hawkeye State polls, candidate asks voters to compare job-creation records
Ryan tries to move Wis., Ohio into Romney column
The vice presidential candidate plays up his Midwest roots and everyman persona in states that may be slipping away, including his home state
Romney: We're "one day away" from victory
A day before Election Day, Romney is campaigning in four crucial swing states that he had hoped would be more firmly tilting his way by now
Polls: on election eve, presidential race a toss-up
National and swing-state surveys show President Obama and Mitt Romney essentially tied, ensuring a dramatic finish on Election Day
Paul Ryan heads West on final swing
While Romney focused on Eastern battlegrounds, his running mate was dispatched to Nevada, Colorado, Iowa, Ohio and Wisconsin
Obama wins- hoops, that is- with help from Pippen
With former Chicago Bulls stars on his team, the president brought home one victory Tuesday before polls even closed
Romney: Ryan and I "left everything on the field"
Mitt Romney concedes the 2012 presidential election to President Obama
Obama re-embraces "hope" in victory speech
Celebrating reelection, the president said at his Chicago victory rally he's "more determined and more inspired than ever"
Unofficial West loss among mixed Tea Party results
Razor thin defeat for West not official yet
Adviser: Romney "shellshocked" by loss
Romney's pre-election optimism was the result of a few key miscalculations
Fla. presidential race too close to call
The presidential race in Florida is too close to call again, but unlike in 2000, the outcome does not decide who wins. Miami Herald columnist Carl Hiaasen speaks to the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts about the Florida vote.
U.S. Embassy holds mock election in Beijing
The U.S. Embassy in Beijing held an election party where their guests were encouraged to cast ballots in a mock election. Their choice was the same as America's -- Barack Obama.
Obama foot soldiers pack up after demanding campaign
Campaign's legion of volunteers and exacting ground game led to victory Tuesday night
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