By Chip Skambis on October 5th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:40 pm
The first presidential debate of the 2012 election season is still generating hashtags and hits on social media sites across the Internet, from criticisms of moderator Jim Lehrer to quips from fact-checking machines. Poynter Institute contributor Tracie Powell said she [...]
By Kelly Price on October 5th, 2012 | Last updated: October 10, 2012 at 9:42 am
Two UF systems breached in international hacking Monday – Hundreds of thousands of email addresses, passwords, IDs and names of students and faculty members were taken from more than 100 universities worldwide as part of a hacking sweep by an anonymous [...]
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By Kelsey Meany on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: October 5, 2012 at 10:44 am
5 things we learned from the presidential debate – The first presidential debate was last night. Governor Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama set the tone for the presidential debates to come and discussed the economy and all of its [...]
By Alan Greenblatt on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: October 4, 2012 at 7:21 am
President Obama came across as defensive and lackluster, while Romney sounded confident and may have begun a late-season pivot to the center. It may not be enough to erase Obama’s polling lead, even in the short run, but Democrats will want to hone their messages for the debates to come.
By Ryanne Doumet on October 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:45 pm
President Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney will face off Wednesday night in this year’s first televised presidential debate.
By Ryan Lacher on October 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:45 pm
The first presidential debate will take place on Wednesday. Education is likely to be an important topic for both the presidential and vice presidential debates.
By George Pappas on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: September 27, 2012 at 4:11 pm
With Start of Early Voting, Election Day Becomes Election Month – NYTimes.com – Voters in Iowa went to the polls to cast the first ballots in the 2012 presidential race less than a week before hearing either candidate remark in [...]
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By Adam Pages on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:55 pm
Florida voters might be taken by surprise at the polls when they go to cast their votes in the presidential race. This year’s ballot includes the nation’s second-highest candidate total, 12, behind Colorado’s 17.
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By Hana Engroff on September 21st, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 11:13 am
The son of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney stopped by the University of Florida to talk about his father and his father’s plan for the country if elected president.
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By Sami Main on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: September 18, 2012 at 6:30 pm
Mitt Romney stands by remarks made at a private fundraising dinner in May that shed an unfavorable light on 47 percent of Americans.
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