2012 Elections: News, Analysis, Videos, and Breaking on the Presidential Election, Local Elections, and More

2012 Elections: News, Analysis, Videos, and Breaking on the Presidential Election, Local Elections, and More

Complete coverage of the 2012 election

Nov 13, 2012

Nearly 1,000 Unaccounted-For Ballots Found: Report

Nearly 1,000 Unaccounted-For Ballots Found: Report

Voting advocates said Tuesday they want to meet with the Broward County supervisor of elections to fix problems related to last week’s election, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reported.

Nov 13, 2012

Activist Groups Demand Florida Election Reform

Activist Groups Demand Florida Election Reform

The activist groups’ demands for reforms are aimed at Gov. Rick Scott and the state Legislature.

Nov 12, 2012

Groups Urge for Expanded Early Voting Days

Groups Urge for Expanded Early Voting Days

They proposed several recommendations Monday in response to long lines for early voting as well as on Election Day and delays in getting ballots counted in last Tuesday's election.

Nov 12, 2012

Recounts in Hallandale Beach, Dania Beach Races

Recounts in Hallandale Beach, Dania Beach Races

Races to fill city commission seats too close to call in Broward.

Nov 11, 2012

Partial Recount Changes Little in West-Murphy Race

Partial Recount Changes Little in West-Murphy Race

Election officials said they were taking the step "out of an abundance of caution."

Nov 10, 2012

Allen West Refuses to Concede Congressional Race

Allen West Refuses to Concede Congressional Race

In a complete though unofficial tally of votes reported Saturday, Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy kept a lead outside the parameters of an automatic recount.

Nov 13, 2012

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

NBC News has declared Saturday that President Barack Obama won Florida, giving him a final electoral vote tally of 332 to Mitt Romney’s 206.

Nov 10, 2012

NBC News: Obama Wins Fla.

NBC News: Obama Wins Fla.

Florida's 67 counties had until noon Saturday to finish their counts and report them to the secretary of state.

Nov 9, 2012

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward finished county the absentee ballots late Thursday night

Nov 10, 2012

Judge Denies Injunction in West, Murphy Race

Judge Denies Injunction in West, Murphy Race

Representatives for the two candidates are expected in court at noon

Top Stories
Man Charged in Woman's Murder: Miami-Dade Police

Man Charged in Woman's Murder: Miami-Dade Police

A Miami man is facing second-degree murder charge in the death of a woman in July.

Man In Custody After Shots Fired, SWAT Standoff

Man In Custody After Shots Fired, SWAT Standoff

A man who police say opened fire on officers was taken into custody after a SWAT standoff in Fort Lauderdale early Thursday.

Strip Club Owners Say County Owes Them $5M

Strip Club Owners Say County Owes Them $5M

Sarasota County commissioners voted unanimously to reject a claim from a strip club that sought more than $5 million in losses as a result of the county's rules against nudity.

Final 2014 Debate Addressed Medical Marijuana

Final 2014 Debate Addressed Medical Marijuana

With less than two weeks to go before Floridians will vote on a controversial marijuana initiative, NBC News hosted a state-wide debate on medical marijuana Wednesday night in Orlando and it came down to...

Miami Hospital Offers Options to Blood Transfusions

Miami Hospital Offers Options to Blood Transfusions

A Miami hospital is opening a clinic for patients opposed to receiving blood transfusions.

Miami-Dade Schools Eliminate 24 Tests

Miami-Dade Schools Eliminate 24 Tests

Miami-Dade County students will take two dozen fewer tests in the current school year after a preliminary review of the school district’s testing programs.