His lease renewed in trying economic times, President Barack Obama claimed a second term from an incredibly divided electorate and immediately braced for daunting challenges and progress that comes only in fits and starts.
With just hours to spare until the final ballot was cast, Vice President Joe Biden talked with KDKA Radio’s Bill Rehkopf on the KDKA Afternoon News to encourage people on the fence about voting, that they should head to the polls and perform their civic duty.
With a festive atmosphere outside, voters lined up early and it hasn’t let up on the University of Pittsburgh campus.
KDKA-TV Political Editor Jon Delano will be keeping a close eye on the key races and will have updates throughout the day.
It did not take long for voting problems to arise on Election Day. Some voters claim they’ve had to stand in long lines, they’ve been turned away and in some cases, the machines weren’t working properly.
Voters will head to the polls today to decide many races, including who will be the next president of the United States.
History would suggest that winning Pennsylvania in Tuesday’s Presidential Election is an uphill climb for Republican nominee Mitt Romney. However, his campaign suggests there’s a growing GOP momentum in the Keystone State.
In case you were to busy to catch a portion of Monday’s KDKA Afternoon News with Bill Rehkopf, here’s what you may have missed.
Former President Bill Clinton has become President Obama’s surrogate-in-chief, making nearly two dozen campaign stops in the last week alone. Today, Clinton hit Pittsburgh.
Half the Pennsylvania State Senate is on the ballot next week, but many state senators face little or no opposition.
Maybe it’s no surprise that Tom Smith, a man who made millions in the coal business, feels strongly about the future of this industry.
If the election were held today, Barack Obama would defeat Mitt Romney in Pennsylvania, but it would be a lot closer than Obama’s win here four years ago.
A West Virginia legislative candidate and another Barbour County man have died in separate weather-related accidents.
Bruce Springsteen fans lined up early Friday outside the Obama campaign office in the Strip District to get free tickets to Saturday’s Springsteen concert at Soldiers & Sailors in support of President Obama.
A judge issued a ruling on Pennsylvania’s controversial voter ID law Tuesday morning and some Democrats are calling it a victory.