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People celebrate the news that President Barack Obama has won re-election in New York.

Photograph by Scott Eells/Bloomberg

People celebrate the news that President Barack Obama has won re-election in New York.

Public Campaign Financing: Congressional as Well as Presidential

Following the first privately funded presidential election since the Watergate scandals that led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon, some House Democrats are trying to make public financing more attractive for those seeking the White House — and expand...

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Singer James Taylor performs on the final day of the Democratic National Convention (DNC).

Photograph by Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images

Singer James Taylor performs on the final day of the Democratic National Convention (DNC).

James Taylor Live: Left, Right Unite: `May Have to Go Over Cliff’

Updated at 3:20 pm EST Singer-songwriter James Taylor, a self-described “yellow dog Democrat,” took a victory lap at the National Press Club today. Taylor campaigned for President Barack Obama’s re-election, including performing at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, where...

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