<p>Elections 2012 Coverage</p>

<p>Photos, commentary, your tributes to the Obamas, and more.</p>

What's At Stake

Notes From ESSENCE's Election Viewing Party

Where did you watch the returns last night? Natalie Hopkinson, like millions of Americans, celebrated at an intimate viewing party. Read More

Keeping Up With The Obamas

The Obama Family's Sweetest Moments

Ever since we first laid eyes on the Obama family on the campaign trail back in 2008, they have provided… Read More

Hot-Button Topics

Election 2012: They Said We Wouldn't Turn Out…

Daniella Gibbs Léger takes a moment to celebrate the large — and probably game-changing — African American vote on Election… Read More

Best of the DNC

6 Best Quotes From Michelle Obama's DNC Speech

The First Lady shared an awe-inspiring speech about love, strength and change. Read More