- 2012 Election Coverage
Iowa voters go for incumbents in 4 US House races
Iowa voters decided to retain four incumbent Congressmen on Tuesday after competitive races in all four newly drawn districts.
VIDEO: Obama HQ goes wild during Iowa returns
Supporters of Barack Obama gathered in Chicago react to the news that the president won the state of Iowa.
Obama projected to be winner
President Barack Obama has won in the all-important state of Ohio, a serious blow to Mitt Romney's hopes of putting together the electoral votes he would need for victory.
House Republicans headed to victory
House Republicans were headed to a second straight victory Tuesday, ensuring the GOP retains a legislative stronghold to push a conservative agenda of fiscal austerity regardless of who won the presidency.
- Unofficial Clinton County election results
- Clinton County unofficial absentee vote totals
VIDEO: Showdown over the U.S. Senate
While many are focused on the outcome of the presidential race on Election Night, Byron Pitts reports on another important battle between Republicans and Democrats for control over the U.S. Senate.
Race tight as election night count goes to wire
President Barack Obama won the reliably Democratic Northeast, and Republican Mitt Romney secured his conservative base Tuesday night in a duel for the White House shadowed by a weak economy and high unemployment.
Exit poll: Many still blame Bush for bad economy
Rising prices and chronic unemployment were heavy on the minds of voters Tuesday even as a glimmer of optimism peeked through. Four in 10 said the nation’s battered economy is getting better.
VIDEO: Obama, Romney on a divided America
Scott Pelley spoke separately to President Barack Obama and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and asked each candidate why America has become such a polarized blue country and red country.
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