Obama's Florida campaign flurry
July 19th, 2012
09:04 PM ET
10 years ago

Obama's Florida campaign flurry

Jacksonville, Florida (CNN) - Florida is an up-for-grabs state and both President Barack Obama and presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney are locked in a neck-and-neck race trying to convince voters their policies will help fix the nation's economic problems.

Thursday, the president made his fourth campaign stop in the last month to the state that represents a whopping 29 electoral votes.


Filed under: 2012 • Florida • President Obama
Obama goes West to find campaign gold
October 24th, 2011
03:41 PM ET
11 years ago

Obama goes West to find campaign gold

Las Vegas (CNN) - President Barack Obama's West Coast swing is expected to yield big rewards for his 2012 re-election campaign, and attract some Hollywood heavy hitters.

A Democratic official estimates the campaign will haul in more than $4 million dollars from six fundraisers in three states.

Filed under: 2012 • Fundraising • President Obama