MSNBC projects Obama wins Iowa in presidential race

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Posted: Nov 06, 2012 11:15 PM
MSNBC projects Obama wins Iowa in presidential race

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - MSNBC projected that President Barack Obama won the swing state of Iowa in Tuesday's presidential election.

Iowa's six electoral votes are a critical pickup for the president in a tight race against his challenger, Republican Mitt Romney, who has campaigned extensively in the Midwestern state.

(Reporting By Mark Felsenthal)