President Barack Obama‘s response to Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney that included a dated reference to “horses and bayonets” launched a meme that swept Facebook during the third and final presidential debate in Boca Raton, Fla., Monday night.
Election Tracker 2012
Iowans have spoken and with all the votes tallied, Mitt Romney — the Republican presidential candidate with more than one million Facebook fans — eked out a victory just ahead of Rick Santorum.
With days to go before voting in Iowa begins Tuesday, new polling and media coverage shows momentum by a relative newcomer to the leader board — former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) — which is also reflected on Facebook.
With exactly one week before voting gets underway in the Republican presidential primary contest, new polling and the Inside Facebook 2012 Election Tracker convey a fluid field before next Tuesday’s Iowa caucus.
U.S. President Barack Obama’s team has launched a social media firestorm with a simple question posted on the White House’s Facebook page and on Twitter yesterday: “What does $40 mean to you?”
Is the last GOP presidential primary debate — before the first votes of the 2012 elections are cast next month — a boon to the candidates’ popularity on Facebook?
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is leading in the polls yet lags in the race for more Facebook fans — although this weekend’s debate is giving him a big push.
Presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich have launched two video campaigns to boost their Facebook presences, and their fan bases.
The twists and turns in the Republican presidential primary race gave plenty for Facebookers to talk about over the weekend, as a new poll shows Newt Gingrich leading the pack in a key early caucus state.
Facebook users are discussing whether Herman Cain should withdraw from the presidential primary now that a fifth woman has come forward alleging an affair with him.