Barack Obama Sworn In As U.S. President For A Second Term

Poll: Obama Rises, Tea Party Dives In California

A new Field Poll finds that 62 percent of California voters approve of President Barack Obama’s job performance, a level not seen since his first year in office.


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More Than 400 Uncounted Sacramento County Ballots Found

More than 400 ballots from the November election were recently found and were not counted, according to the Sacramento County registrar’s office.


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President Obama Has Been Re-Elected, CBS News Projects

CBS News has projected that Pres. Barack Obama has been re-elected after being projected to win Nevada, Ohio and Iowa.


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Millions Upon Millions Spent On California Campaigns

Hundreds and hundreds of millions of dollars – more money has been pumped into the election this year than ever before.


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Polls Now Open In California; Turnout Likely To Hit 70 Percent

The Field Poll is predicting more than half of California voters will cast ballots by mail for Tuesday’s election.


California Vote Could Boost Taxes, End Death Penalty

An election marked by a troubled economy, record political spending and a surge in registered voters comes with California at a crossroad.


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Election Workers Scramble For Votes On Eve Of Election

On the eve of the election, both parties were scrambling to reach as many voters as possible.


Workers picket outside the Raley's grocery store in Elk Grove on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012. (credit: CBS13)

Elk Grove Voting Site Moved Outside Because Of Raley’s Strike

Many will head to the polls Tuesday, and some might encounter a group of picketers because of a grocery’s chain’s labor dispute.


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Sacramento Veteran Pollster Fired Over Protest Against U.N. Observers

A poll worker is out of a job, and she says it’s all because of an email she sent her supervisor.


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Wealthy Donors Give $350 Million On California Initiatives

An astonishing $350 million has been raised so far to sway voters on 11 California ballot initiatives.


Watch The Final Presidential Debate On CBSSacramento.com

Click on the title of this post at 6 p.m. PT to watch the final U.S. Presidential Debate between Pres. Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney.


Inside the RNC Convention

The RNC Gets Underway

Mark arrives at the Tampa Convention Center.