Just days before the Nov. 4 US presidential election, candidates Barack Obama and John McCain packed in last-minute visits to key states - McCain in Virginia, Obama in Nevada, Colorado, and Missouri.
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Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama battled on Saturday in states that voted Republican in 2004 in the final, frenetic weekend of a long and grinding
McCain was in
"We need to win
"With your help we can and will win," he said. "We're coming back and we're coming back in
Obama, enjoying a lead in national polls and in many key battleground states where the election will be decided, sought a knockout punch in three states that went for President George W. Bush in 2004 --
Nowhere to be seen on the campaign trail was Bush himself. With a popularity rating below 30 percent, Bush was not asked to campaign for McCain. Obama has consistently sought to portray his opponent as a Bush clone.
Americans on Tuesday will vote in what amounts to 51 separate elections in each state and the
Date created : 2008-11-01