U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (right), D-Ohio, debates his Republican challenger, Ohio state Treasurer Josh Mandel, at the City Club in Cleveland on Oct. 15. Tony Dejak/AP hide caption

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In Key Senate Races, Outside Groups Outpace Candidates' Ad Spending
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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney makes his case about Medicare during a briefing in South Carolina in August. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Romney's Baffling Claim About Medicare Pay Cuts For Doctors
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President Obama is greeted by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie upon arriving in Atlantic City, N.J., on Wednesday to visit areas hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Sept. 11 Becomes Issue In Wisconsin Senate Race
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Mobile Apps A Digital Take On Political Canvassing
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Obama, Romney Begin Final Swing State Tours
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A life-sized cardboard cutout of actor, director and politician Clint Eastwood stands next to an empty chair cutout north of Los Angeles, California. Eastwood's 12-minute conversation with an empty chair representing President Obama sparked much attention at the 2012 Republican National Convention. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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Well-Liked Leaders Know The Secret: Make Us Laugh
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The presidency has remained a male-only office throughout American history. Despite changing demographics and huge gains by women in other walks of life, some experts still don't see a female president on the horizon. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images hide caption

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Voter Fraud Billboards Stir Controversy
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