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Oh My: Obama Camp Denies Writing Off Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, and Colorado

Ann272 Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 1:09 PM
Why are we not surprised? Did the German news agencies provide this much support in the thirties? Of course, there was not the immediacy of t.v. (even though Biden thinks so).

Even as they celebrate the president's, er, "win" in the second debate, Team Obama has found itself in the unenviable position of denying reports that they are essentially pulling out of four swing states heading down the election's final gauntlet.  The electoral rumor mill started with a National Journal piece by Major Garrett that included (read: buried) this tantalizing nugget:

What also became clear after the dust began to settle from the rumble on Long Island was the electoral map has narrowed and Obama’s...