Election 2008 In-depth coverage of the 2008 presidential election, Democratic and Republican candidates, and primary elections and caucuses. Listen to audio and video reports from the campaign trail. Interactive features include a primary calendar and an interactive election map.

Election 2008

Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States by Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts while first lady Michelle Obama looks on. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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