In this Sept. 27, 2012, photo. a sign sits in front of the field office for President Barack Obama in Berlin, N.H. Berlin, is an economically hard hit town after loosing its paper mill.

 

              In this Sept. 27, 2012, photo. a sign sits in front of the field office for President Barack Obama in Berlin, N.H. Berlin, is an economically hard hit town after loosing its paper mill.
In this Sept. 27, 2012, photo. a sign sits in front of the field office for President Barack Obama in Berlin, N.H. Berlin, is an economically hard hit town after loosing its paper mill. Mitt Romney is a part-time resident of tiny New Hampshire. His fiscally conservative, socially moderate tenure as governor of neighboring Massachusetts once seemed a good match for New Hampshire’s independent and libertarian-leaning electorate. Yet, Romney trails Obama in polls in New Hampshire as he does in most other presidential battlegrounds despite spending considerable time and money to lock up the state’s four Electoral College votes.(AP Photo/Jim Cole)