Barack Obama Wins Reelection

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With multiple networks now calling Ohio for the president, Obama will return to the White House for four more years. Stay tuned for more soon from MoJo‘s David Corn, reporting from Obama campaign headquarters in Chicago.

On social media tonight there is much chatter about the 47 percent; Romney’s infamous comments to rich donors, revealed in the video published by MoJo back in September, marked an inflection point in the race by many counts. Watch the video here and read the full transcript here.

 

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