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Elections Democrats

  • Warren Wins In Massachusetts

    Democrat Elizabeth Warren defeats Republican Scott Brown in the Senate race in Massachusetts. CNBC's John Harwood talks about the factors behind Warren's win and the stunning defeat of Republican Richard Mourdock in Indiana.

  • Bair: Can't Have Sustainable Growth Without Stable Financial System

    A rundown of the latest election results and how the Presidential race is trending. Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on medical marijuana initiatives and Gubernatorial races around the country. Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair joins CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli to discuss how an Obama re-election could impact the financial industry.

  • Romney or Obama, Who'd You Rather?

    Should this candidate ultimately win the White House, Jim Cramer recommends investors consider reducing their gold positions. Here’s why.

  • Wisconsin Goes to Obama; Directional Change for US?

    Camden Fine, Independent Community Bankers of America, says new members of the Senate Banking Committee could add more traction to the breaking up the big banks movement. Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines CEO, says electing Obama sets a huge directional change for the country. And former HP CEO and Romney adviser Carly Fiorina says losses in the Florida and Connecticut Senate races are disappointing. Eamon Javers reports Republicans will retain the House, but in Massachusetts, Democrat Elizabeth Warren is leading incumbent Scott Brown in their Senate race.

  • PA Goes to Obama

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Carl Quintanilla provide the latest electoral vote update. Larry Kudlow offers his opinion on the "fiscal cliff," and says if the Senate stays Democratic, the issue will become more contentious. Eric Cantor (R-VA) offers his take on the battleground states, and particularly the turnout in Virginia. NBC's Mike Taibbi, reports from Colorado. John Harwood reports there have been no surprises so far, but that Michigan (where Romney was born) going for Obama is a bit of a Republican disappointment. Tom Stemberg, Staples co-founder and Don Peebles, CEO & Chairman of The Peebles Corporation, discuss the latest electoral numbers and whether Congress and the President will be able to work together. PA goes for Obama.

  • The 'Social Scorecard'

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on social media trends this election eve.

  • Avoiding the Fiscal Cliff

    David Walker, Comeback America Initiative, and Austan Goolsbee, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman, discuss what needs to be done to avoid the fiscal cliff.

  • No Surprises, So Far

    Results in the battleground states will soon start to come in and CNBC's John Harwood, Larry Kudlow, Carl Quintanilla, Maria Bartiromo, and Steve Liesman discuss the states Governor Romney needs to win. Rick Santelli discusses economic issues important to voters. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that Chris Murphy will win the Connecticut Senate race over Linda McMahon. Governor Bob McDonnell (R-VA) talks about voter turnout in his state. And Glenn Hutchins of Silver Lake Partners, discusses which candidate is best for job creation as well as government's role in making it possible.

  • Following House & Senate Races

    Projecting winners in House and Senate races around the country, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Former PA Governor Ed Rendell (D) and former Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH) discuss the race in Pennsylvania and other battleground states.

  • Electoral Rundown

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla, Maria Bartiromo and Jim Cramer go through the electoral vote map so far. CNBC's John Harwood offers analysis of the most recent results. Ken Langone, Invemed Associates, weighs in from Romney headquarters in Boston. And CNBC's Scott Cohn reports there was a 2-hour line outside of the union at Ohio State. Mary Thompson in Florida reports on the waiting game. Congressman Ron Paul (R-TX) discusses who he thinks will be better at dealing with the fiscal cliff.

  • Republicans & Democrats Abroad

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports from London, where many are awaiting the results of the U.S. Presidential race.

  • Obama, Romney Supporters In Chicago & Boston

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from Chicago where the doors will open soon for 10,000 President Obama supporters at the McCormick Place; and Hampton Pearson reports the mood from the Romney camp in Boston.

  • What the Polls Are Showing

    Polls close across the states. Keith Boykin Democratic Strategist; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; Jared Bernstein, former economic advisor to VP Biden; and Carly Fiorina, former Hewlett-Packard CEO, weigh in.

  • Voter Turnout Critical

    Some expect that a larger turnout would benefit President Obama, reports CNBC's John Harwood; the polls in Ohio are about to close, with Scott Cohn; and 32 percent of Virginia voters think the economy is "excellent or good."

  • Polls Closed in Virginia

    CNBC's Eamon Javers is watching the balance of power in Congress; and Mad Money host Jim Cramer offers investment strategies based on tonight's winning candidate.

  • First State Wide Polls Have Closed

    CNBC's John Harwood is tallying electoral votes; CNBC's Diana Olick reports from Virginia, saying both candidates had over 90 appearances in the state this year; and the "Your Money, Your Vote" crew discuss. Haley Barbour, Former Mississippi Governor, weighs in.

  • Obama: Most Tweeted Candidate in Swing States

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan breaks down the details of the most mentioned candidates on social media.

  • Scrambling to Vote in New Jersey

    Discussing the recovery efforts from Hurricane Sandy, and the presidential election, with NBC's Brian Thompson and former Republican Governor of New Jersey Christine Todd Whitman.

  • The Road to 270 Electoral Votes

    Tracking the electoral votes, with CNBC's John Harwood; Jane Wells reports from Nevada, where Steve Wynn and Sheldon Adelson have been very public in supporting Mitt Romney; and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera says 60 percent of those surveyed by CNBC said the economy is the most important issue facing the country now.

  • Regulation Recipe for Disaster?

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses whether Americans think the country is generally "going in the right direction, or seriously off track;" and Robert Wolf, Member of President Obama's Jobs Council and CEO of 32 Advisors, says "it's fair to say the country is relatively split."