2012: Path to the Presidency (175 images)

Follow the candidates' path to the presidency with our exclusive photo coverage from the campaign trail.
Updated: Nov. 6, 2012 at 4:42 PM
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Wisconsin Congressman and Republican Vice-Presidential candidate Paul Ryan wipes tears from his eyes after talking about his mother Elizabeth Ryan at the 2012 Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa on August 29, 2012. UPI/Matthew Healey
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