After the costliest - and arguably the nastiest - campaign in history, President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night, vanquishing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and prevailing despite a weak economy that plagued his first term and put a crimp in the middle-class dreams of millions.
“This happened because of you. Thank you,” Obama tweeted to supporters as he celebrated four more years in the White House.
After the costliest — and arguably the nastiest — campaign in history, divided government seemed alive and well.