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Friday, October 12, 2012

Romney, Obama Battle For Ohio

President Obama and Republican Mitt Romney both campaign in the battleground state of Ohio, in this September file photo. (AP)

Both President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney’s campaigns see Ohio as decisive to the presidential election. They’re both spending a lot of time there, and plenty of money on ads. The most recent polls show Romney trailing the president slightly in Ohio. Romney plans to join running mate Rep. Paul Ryan in Lancaster, Ohio, on Friday night for a rally.

Guest:

  • Tom Suddes, on the editorial board of The Plain Dealer newspaper in Cleveland.

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