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Presidential predictors
puzzled by tossup states

Boston Globe, by Matt Viser

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 10/21/2012 2:08:29 AM

Washington — With just over two weeks before voters head to the polls, the presidential campaigns are bearing down on the same swing states that have been the focus for the past year, but they are using different prescriptions for several battlegrounds. Mitt Romney hasn’t been to Wisconsin in the last 30 days, for example. But over about the same period his campaign has been outspending Obama there, $3.9 million to $2.9 million. In Virginia, the opposite is true. Romney has been there 11 times over the past 30 days — four for Obama — but is being outspent on

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As Sarah Palin says, "Polls are for strippers and cross-country skiers."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: NotaBene, 10/21/2012 2:41:35 AM     (No. 8949324)

Gallup seems steady as she goes. Rasmussen also good for the American in swing states.

Hussein empty chair could only come up with Romnesia. Romnesia reminds us of Indonesia where Obama grew up. That is a huge problem for the president: he does not think as one of US. If you watch 2016 or Dreams from My Real Father in Netflix you will see what I mean.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 10/21/2012 3:09:55 AM     (No. 8949333)

...well l can believe that the Boston Globe would be puzzled by what the polls are showing...

...what I know, Team 0bama is very very scared of what the polls are speaking to. Once there were Reagan Democrats. When this is over they shall be speaking of Romney Democrats and the complete, across the board loss of support that 0bama will experience. He may get the majority of some groups, but greatly reduced from 08. A variation of the "Bradley effect"...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lakerman1, 10/21/2012 9:05:35 AM     (No. 8949658)

Just a minor point, but
President Romney's position on abortion law is exactly the same as Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg's position.
She has maintained that the U.S. Supreme Court should never have taken Roe v. Wade, but instead should have left the issue in the domain of the states. She also said Roe v. Wade was poorly reasoned and poorly written.
(When a decision talks about emanations and penumbras flowing from the constitution, only a third rate legal mind, like that of hussein obama or joe biden would support it.)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: atexaslupine, 10/21/2012 9:15:13 AM     (No. 8949682)

I happen to agree with that position--the Supremes should not have taken on Roe v Wade, and I am vehemently pro-life. When and if RvW is overturned, abortions will not be outlawed. The laws of the individual states will be in force again--as it should be.

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