The 2012 U.S. Presidential election shaped into a race between the incumbent, President Barack Obama, and the Republican challenger, former-governor Mitt Romney. Perhaps more than anything, the election season focused on U.S. jobs and the economy as a whole. Both candidates laid out their plans.
Americans re-elected President Barack Obama on November 6, 2012.
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