CNN Site Map for Section Politics (Galleries) for August - 2012
- 2012-08-31Click through seven scenarios that could yield a tie in the Electoral College that would make the disputed 2000 election look tame by comparison. 1) Obama takes one vote in Nebraska: Obama wins Nevada, Colorado, Iowa, and a single electoral vote from the
- 2012-08-31Go-go dancers entertain the crowd during Homocon, a party for gay conservatives during the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida.
- 2012-08-31Confetti remains on the floor of the Republican National Convention after presidential nominee Mitt Romney delivered his acceptance speech on Thusday, August 30. Photographer Zoran Milich wandered around Tampa this week during the convention. Look back at
- 2012-08-30"Ritt Momney," a giant puppet of Mitt Romney, engages in a mock political debate with Vermin Supreme, a performance artist and activist, at New World Brewery in the historic Tampa neighborhood of Ybor City following the first day of the Republic
- 2012-08-28Facebook-CNN Election Insights displays in real-time how many people are talking about the presidential and vice presidential candidates on Facebook.
- 2012-08-27Speaker John Boehner
- 2012-08-26Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford is engaged to his longtime Argentinian girlfriend, Maria Belen Chapur.
- 2012-08-26President Barack Obama boards Air Force Once at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on Tuesday, August 21. Obama made a two-day campaign trip to Ohio, Nevada and New York.
- 2012-08-23Go-Go, 23, is considered the best pole dancer at 2001 Odyssey in Tampa, Florida.
- 2012-08-17One of Paul Ryan's favorite bands, Rage Against the Machine, protests the Iraq War in Denver in 2008 shortly before heading to Minneapolis to protest the Republican National Convention.
- 2012-08-16The Iowa State Fair has been a must for both presidential campaigns in the past week because of Iowa's pivotal role in this year's election. President Barack Obama stopped by during his three-day bus tour across the state. And Mitt Romney's
- 2012-08-14Sporting a turtleneck, Paul Ryan, center, back row, is shown here in 1990 with his Miami University fraternity Delta Tau Delta, from the school's yearbook.
- 2012-08-11Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, left, jokes with Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan Saturday, August 11, after announcing him as his running mate at a campaign event on the USS Wisconsin in Norfolk, Virginia.
- 2012-08-11Dick Cheney has been called the most powerful and influential vice president in American history. As the head of George W. Bush's vice-presidential search team in the 2000 campaign, Cheney brought decades of Washington experience to the White House a
- 2012-08-03Many Americans may think that Mitt Romney's speaking style is how a commander in chief should talk, says John McWhorter, a linguist and political commentator, but that perception -- informed by memories of FDR, JFK and Martin Sheen's President B