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Illustration: Obama's economy by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Obama's repackaged rehash

The latest sign President Obama fears he's headed for defeat came this week when he said he would seek a "grand bargain" with Republicans to reduce the $16 trillion debt. Published October 25, 2012

Illustration Obama and Romney in the Ring by John Camejo for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Obama's last rhetorical swing

The third and final presidential debate Monday raised deeply troubling questions about President Obama's handling of foreign policy during the past four years. Published October 23, 2012

Illustration by M. Ryder

LAMBRO: Obama, America's first hopeless candidate

Would you vote for a president seeking re-election with annual economic growth stalled at a feeble 1.3 percent, unemployment and underemployment at 14.7 percent and no plan to get America moving again? Published October 16, 2012

Illustration Over the Cliff by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Over the cliff with Obama

No other issue is paralyzing the U.S. economy more than the unsettled question of where taxes are headed in the years to come. Published October 11, 2012

** FILE ** Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Obama speak during the first presidential debate, at the University of Denver on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Goldman/Eric Gay)

LAMBRO: Romney takes Obama to school

Finally, for the first time in this election year, Barack Obama couldn't hide from the economy and the recession his policies have painfully prolonged. Published October 4, 2012

Illustration Buying Votes by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Obama's election-buying binge

It should be well known by now that President Obama holds the all-time, blockbuster records on federal spending, budget deficits and debt. Published September 27, 2012

Illustration Polling by John Camejo for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Obama adds votes by dividing

President Obama's entire campaign strategy is based on an age-old political trick: that he can overcome his weakness on the economy by changing the subject. Published September 20, 2012

Illustration by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Romney can save the economy

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney has to do two things really well at his convention: Lay out in dramatic terms how bad the Obama economy is and demonstrate that he is the candidate who can fix it. Published August 28, 2012

Chris Chocola

LAMBRO: Bucking big-government conservatives

Chris Chocola likes taking on his party's establishment and beating it at its own game. That's what he does for a living, and he has helped pull off some big upsets. Published August 21, 2012

This combination of Associated Press photos shows President Obama speaking May 24, 2012, at the TPI Composites Factory, a manufacturer of wind turbine blades, in Newton, Iowa, and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaking May 31, 2012, at the Solyndra manufacturing facility in Fremont, Calif. (Associated Press)

LAMBRO: Romney polls overtake Obama

Let's get a few things straight about the presidential race between President Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. It's not a dead heat anymore. Published August 16, 2012

Illustration by Mark Weber

LAMBRO: Obama-Biden, meet Romney-Ryan

No domestic issue, other than jobs and the economy, fuels more worry from America's voters than the $5-trillion-plus debt President Obama has run up over the past four years. Published August 14, 2012

**FILE** Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, announces July 31, 2012, to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington that he and GOP House Speaker John Boehner have reached an agreement to keep the government running on autopilot for six months when the current budget year ends on Sept. 30. (Associated Press)

LAMBRO: Backing Obama a blood sport

Presidential campaigns can get down and dirty at times, but Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is pushing this year's contest to an even dirtier level. Published August 9, 2012

Illustration Obama's Jobs by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Obama II: More of the same

What will the job-starved Obama economy look like during the next few years if he were to win re-election in November? Published August 7, 2012

Illustration by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Obama’s self-congratulations

President Obama says that if you start a successful business that creates lots of jobs, you didn't make it happen -- "somebody else made that happen." Published July 24, 2012

Illustration: Debt cliff by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

LAMBRO: Too late to ‘do no harm’

With the economy showing new signs of further weaknesses, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke was virtually begging Congress this week to act. Published July 19, 2012