1. 2012

    Obama Launches Reelection Campaign

    U.S. President Barack Obama gestures during his speech at the New Economic School, in Moscow, Tuesday, July 7, 2009. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)

    Haraz N. Ghanbari / AP Photo

    President Obama officially launched his 2012 reelection campaign with the release of a video, “It Begins With Us,” on Monday. President Obama does not appear in the video; instead, several of his supporters explain why they back him. The video was posted on BarackObama.com, which announces: “We're opening up offices, unpacking boxes, and starting a conversation with supporters like you to help shape our path to victory. 2012 begins now.”

    Read it at Politico