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#US2012

# us2012 - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you start your day.

# us2012 - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Romney poised to clinch Republican Party nomination

Winning today’s Texas primary will see the former governor of Massachusetts become his party’s candidate for the presidential election.

# us2012 - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Explainer: The ‘Super PAC’ and how it’s changing US elections forever

We explain the origin of the ‘Super PAC’ – and how their unlimited clout threatens to rewrite the political rule book.

# us2012 - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Santorum suspends campaign for Republicans' Presidential nomination

The former Pennsylvania senator’s move all but guarantees that Mitt Romney will be the man to face Barack Obama in November.

# us2012 - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Romney holds advantage over Gingrich as Florida votes in Republican primary

The battle to face Barack Obama in the autumn presidential election steps up a gear as the sunshine state holds its primary today.

# us2012 - Friday 27 January, 2012

Aggressive Romney slams Gingrich in final pre-Florida debate US 2012 This post contains videos

Aggressive Romney slams Gingrich in final pre-Florida debate

Romney called on Gingrich to apologise for a controversial ad on immigration and mocked his desire to put a human colony on the moon.

# us2012 - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Castro on US presidential hopefuls: 'A contest of idiocy and ignorance'

The former Cuban leader has slammed the Republican Party candidates vying for the nomination to face Barack Obama in the autumn.

# us2012 - Friday 20 January, 2012

As polls narrow Gingrich launches attack on media ahead of Carolina vote US 2012 This post contains videos

As polls narrow Gingrich launches attack on media ahead of Carolina vote

The final debate ahead of the South Carolina primary vote on Saturday took place last night with polls showing frontrunner Mitt Romney is under pressure.

# us2012 - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Rick Perry drops out of presidential race ahead of Carolina primary

The Texas governor is the latest to drop out of the race for the White House, giving his backing to Newt Gingrich.

# us2012 - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

US 2012: Did Rick Santorum actually beat Mitt Romney in the Iowa caucus?

The pair were separated by just eight votes after an initial count earlier this month.

# us2012 - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Romney comes under attack at pre-South Carolina Republican debate US 2012 This post contains videos

Romney comes under attack at pre-South Carolina Republican debate

The battle to be the Republican nominee reaches the conservative state of South Carolina where the first of two pre-primary debates took place overnight.

# us2012 - Monday 16 January, 2012

Jon Huntsman backs Romney for Republican nod after suspending campaign

The former diplomat blames in-party mudslinging as he backs Romney – less than a week after calling him “unelectable”.

# us2012 - Thursday 12 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Michelle Obama joins Twitter, hits 1,000 followers in an hour Tweethearts

Michelle Obama joins Twitter, hits 1,000 followers in an hour

US First Lady joins Barack Obama on Twitter – will they become America’s Tweethearts? (Sorry.)

# us2012 - Saturday 20 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Mayor of the White House: Obama on Foursquare Foursquare

Mayor of the White House: Obama on Foursquare

US President joins location-based social network – so on which Internet hangout will he pop up next?