President Obama’s reelection campaign is raising money and reaching out to voters and volunteers.
May 10, 2012President Obama steps off Air Force One and greets the crowd upon arrival at King County International Airport in Seattle. Obama is traveling to Seattle and Los Angeles to attend campaign fundraisers.Mandel Ngan/AFP/GETTY IMAGES
Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign slogan, “change you can believe in” could easily be the metaphor for his short but explosive political career. The question is whether Obama has been able to convert that catchphrase into sweeping change of the federal government. The president’s reelection will likely depend on it.