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Is Pennsylvania In Play?

MudontheTires Wrote: Oct 11, 2012 9:46 PM
"Let's honor our troops by replacing their pensions with 401k plan in the glorious free market!" Let us honor our troops by using idiots like you for mine clearing duty.

Pennsylvania has not voted for a Republican presidential nominee in 24 years, when George H.W. Bush carried the state narrowly in 1988.  In subsequent cycles, the Keystone State frequently felt like 'the one that got away' for Republicans; polling would look close and tightening in October, only to go blue in November, thanks to Democrats' formidable firewall in Greater Philadelphia.  This year, it appeared that Pennsylvania wouldn't even be in the conversation for the GOP ticket.  Barack Obama won the state by double-digits in 2008, and numerous public opinion polls showed the president maintaining -- or even expanding -- his...