Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks at the Mississippi Farmers Market in Jackson, Miss., on Friday. The former Massachusetts governor has skeptics in the Deep South. Rogelio Solis/AP hide caption

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To Woo South, Romney Needs More Than A Twang

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Gingrich Backs Off On Private Equity Jabs At Romney

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In Camden, S.C., A Family Talks Race And Politics

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Norris and Janis Galatas at their home in Collinsville, Miss., with their horse, Cinnamon. The couple is struggling to make their mortgage payments.

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Miss. Couple Lament Loss Of The American Dream

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Ala. Immigration Law Worries Latino Parents

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GOP Voters In Iowa Weigh In On The Candidates

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Campaigning In South Carolina? Bring Your Appetite

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Gulf Coast Residents Face Claims Deadline

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Jody Blount of Krebs Architecture and Engineering readies to take a sediment sample on the shores of Weeks Bay on the Alabama Gulf Coast. The city of Orange Beach has hired independent scientists to monitor the air, water and soil in the wake of the massive oil spill. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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Gulf Coast Communities Investigate Oily Sea Mist

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Sunbathers walk along the beach in Pensacola Beach, Fla. on Aug. 1. Local business officials are asking for a substantial federal investment in getting tourists back to the coast after the peak summer season was wiped out by the oil spill. Dave Martin/AP hide caption

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Officials Try To Calm Fears In Spill Aftermath

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A boat with an oil boom tries to contain the spill, approximately 7 miles from where the oil rig sank last week. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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How An Oil Spill Spread Into A National Crisis

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After Passage In Senate, House To Vote On Bailout

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Energy A Priority As Congress Returns From Break

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Report Reveals Corruption in Iraqi Government

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Obama Courts Cuban-American Voters

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