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Montevideo American-News - Montevideo, MN
  • Election notebook: Obama to end campaigning in Iowa

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  • President Barack Obama’s campaign told CNN today that the president will conclude his re-election campaign in Iowa on Monday. Obama will hold events in Ohio and Wisconsin on Monday morning and end with a rally in Des Moines, Iowa. Obama won the swing state in 2008 against John McCain.
    Romney ad ties Obama to dictators
    A television ad airing in Miami connects Obama to dictators Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro. The Romney campaign ad says that Chavez said he would vote for Obama and that Raul Castro’s daughter did, too.
    Partisan politics return
    After a day of campaigning on a “positive tone,” Mitt Romney hit the trail today and attacked Obama over his cabinet, and Obama returned to stumping for the first time since Sandy hit the Northeast. The partisan politicking had been on the back-burner in recent days, but it was back to normal today.
    Rove predicts Romney win
    Karl Rove wrote today that he believes Romney will win the election next week. He believes the Republican will win at least 279 Electoral College votes.
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    VOTING INFORMATION
    When do I vote?
    Early voting may still be available in your area. Check with your town or county, or visit http://www.ncsl.org - this site lists the early voting regulations of each state. Otherwise you can vote on Election Day (Tuesday, Nov. 6) at your designated precinct.
    How do I find my polling place?
    Call your town or county, or go online to your county clerk’s website or to http://www.vote411.org.
    How do I know who/what is on my ballot?
    Your newspaper may have information, or you can visit your county clerk’s website or a trusted website like http://votesmart.org. You can see the candidates, referendums and more.
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