Articles Tagged 'battleground states'
Clinton, Obama rush to defend Michigan as blue state turns battleground
Michigan emerged as the unlikely final battleground of the presidential race, as Hillary Clinton hurried to defend the traditionally blue state from Donald Trump’s do-or-die… READ MORE
Poll: Romney Claims Slight Edge in 15 ‘Battleground’ States
By Steven Shepard | National Journal
President Obama remains marginally ahead of Mitt Romney in a new national CNN/ORC International poll released on Monday, although Romney leads Obama in the 15 states identified by the network as battleground states.
Obama leads Romney nationally, 49 percent to 46 percent, with 4 percent of those surveyed saying they would vote for another… READ MORE
White House sends 2012 rescue team to Florida
ByÂ CAROL E. LEE, Politico
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. â€“ The White House has quietly launched an effort to confront the political backlash along the Gulf Coast over its handling of theÂ BP oil spill â€“ giving special attention to Florida, the only state in the region President Barack Obama won in 2008 and one he will need again when he… READ MORE