President Barack Obama points at supporters as First Lady Michelle Obama gives the thumbs-up, flanked by Vice-President Joe Biden and Second Lady Jill Biden following Obama’s speech early Wednesday morning (November 6) in Chicago, Illinois.
President Barack Obama swept to re-election Tuesday, forging history again by transcending a slow economic recovery and the high unemployment which haunted his first term to beat Republican Mitt Romney.
Below is both President Obama’s victory speech and Mitt Romney’s concession speech.
PRESIDNET OBAMA’S 2012 VICTORY SPEECH
MITT ROMNEY’S CONCESSION SPEECH