Politics & Government

November 7, 2012 5:24 PM

Verdict on the 2012 election – status quo wins

Nothing changed. Barack Obama will remain the president. Democrats will still control the Senate. Republicans will still control the House of Representatives. The same leaders who brought the nation to the brink of a historic default in 2011 and have kept the government open only with a series of short-term fixes will remain in power.

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