Media Relations President Obama wins re-election Around 11:15 p.m. E.T., the networks and the Associated Press called the race for the president. By Michael SebastianNov. 7, 2012 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content The networks and the Associated Press called the 2012 election for the president around 11:15 p.m. ET, shortly after it was determined he had won the state of Ohio. Moments after the networks made the call, President Obama tweeted: To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.