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Paul Ryan campaigns in Michigan

Standing behind a podium bearing the words “We can’t afford four more years,” Republican Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan was introduced to a packed basketball arena at Oakland U. by Detroit-native Kid Rock.

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Battleground Ohio: Obama, Romney square off in the Buckeye State

Battleground Ohio: Obama, Romney square off in the Buckeye State

With only 40 days until Election Day, the presidential candidates are going the distance to win the heart of the heartland.

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Anne Romney appeals to female voters

Anne Romney appeals to female voters

Local television crews swarmed the Old Gym at Marquette Thursday morning to witness an appearance by Ann Romney at a campaign rally in support for her husband, Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney. With over 400 people in attendance, the event attracted students, professors, politicians, supporters, protestors and members of the media.

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Paul Ryan makes campaign stop at UCF

Paul Ryan makes campaign stop at UCF

Republican vice-presidential nominee Paul Ryan discussed the space program, the economy and what students should be focused on this election year during a campaign stop at U. Central Florida on Saturday. The rally brought together more than 2,000 students, community members and campaign supporters who lined up hours before the event began at 3 p.m. [...]

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Vice President Joe Biden speaks at Dartmouth College

Vice President Joe Biden speaks at Dartmouth College

Vice President Joe Biden encouraged a crowd of 1,300 students and Upper Valley residents to support President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign in a rally held at Dartmouth College on Friday.

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Obama visits campus to film Univision broadcast

Obama visits campus to film Univision broadcast

Twenty-four hours, two presidential candidates. President Barack Obama visited U. Miami Thursday, less than 24 hours after presidential candidate Mitt Romney stood on the same stage.

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Obama, Romney visit U. Miami to film Univision interviews

Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama sat before crowds of 750 students and local supporters at U. Miami on Wednesday and Thursday, respectively. They were interviewed by Univision journalists Jorge Ramos and Maria Elena Salinas for a broadcast on the Spanish station.

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Obama embraces student support during campus visit

Obama embraces student support during campus visit

Six thousand audience members, 90 degree heat and a call to make a choice. This was the scene as a cardinal-and-gold-clad mass passed around water and listened intently to the third sitting president (preceded by Gerald Ford and Bill Clinton) to visit Iowa State.

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Ryan returns to alma mater to rally Ohio voters

Ryan returns to alma mater to rally Ohio voters

Vice Presidential nominee Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke to a large crowd Wednesday evening in Miami U.’s engineering quad.

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Michelle Obama touches on ‘living a rich life’ in commencement address

First lady Michelle Obama’s 21-minute commencement speech left a clear message: Lead a rich life — and not just in the financial sense.

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