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Romney to travel to Wisconsin
as Obama desperately tries
to cling to turf he won in 2008
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Broadening the battlefield:
Romney to travel to Wisconsin
as Obama desperately tries
to cling to turf he won in 2008

Daily Mail (UK), by Toby Harnden

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Posted By:JoniTx, 10/24/2012 9:44:28 AM

Mitt Romney is to travel to Wisconsin, a state Barack Obama won in a 14-point blowout four years ago, as the Republican candidate's surging campaign seeks to expand the 'chessboard' into previously safe Democratic territory. At the same time, the Romney campaign has bought television advertising in the Boston market, which reaches screens in New Hampshire, a state Obama won by almost 10 points in 2008. Asked whether Romney himself would be visiting Wisconsin in the closing days of the race, Eric Fehrnstrom, a senior Romney adviser, said: 'Yes. Paul Ryan was just in Pittsburgh. We'll be back

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 10/24/2012 10:04:30 AM     (No. 8957743)

And any expansion of the campaign causes Obambi to divert resources from other key states as well. And Obambi has some issues with adequate resources at this point. Smart move to threaten Obambi's safe states. Romney is getting support and enthusiasm while Obambi is desperate to have enough resources to cover his safe states and battleground states. It seems similar to Reagan crushing the Soviet Union with spending. Crush Obambi’s organization with spending of campaign resources.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: engrpat, 10/24/2012 11:05:46 AM     (No. 8957846)

I believe it was only a few months ago many were really upset with Mitt because he wasn't out spending money answering the ads that Obama was running. Now we know why...spend it when it means the most and let the other spend his money when it doesn't. That is why Mitt has been a leader in business, politics and life.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bobgray2, 10/24/2012 11:25:50 AM     (No. 8957916)

This why we must elect Romney, He makes the most efficient use of the money he has available. And that is one of the biggest problems with 0bama. Like the ad says, not only does 0bama waste money, but he borrows it first and then wastes it. That would be fine if it were just his money he was wasting, but it's not. It is our money he is wasting. Every time I hear a democrat complain that we should be spending money on some program or another, I want to tell them that maybe we could, if only they hadn't wasted money on something else. How many worthy programs have languished because there were no more funds available?

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