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Obama’s IA Visit


Having worked on several presidentials, I’d point out that this is likely simply due to geography.  Since Obama trick-or-treating tonight in IL, his campaign stopped in IA before sending him home (aka, maximizing time in a geographic area). The campaign is then moving on to MO, and IN – showing complete flexibility and the confidence to play in states that are tossups and Obama doesn’t need to win, but needs in order to dominate.

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