GRIM MOOD

AP News

11/6/2012 11:32:44 PM - AP News

The mood at Romney's headquarters event was grim. Staffers were beginning to trickle in, almost all expressing shock or surprise that so many states had voted for Obama.

Meanwhile, Fox News commentators were shown on two giant screens, questioning Ohio results. Asked if he believed Ohio was "settled," guest Karl Rove responded, "No," prompting cheers from the crowds.

"I think this is premature," Rove said.

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