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2 chase winning votes to end

Obama, Romney call turnout key to victory

Posted: November 6, 2012 at 5:32 a.m.

President Barack Obama greets supporters Monday after speaking at a campaign event near the state Capitol in Madison, Wis.

President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney made last-minute pleas for votes Monday, employing their last vestiges of energy, celebrity boosters and plenty of jet fuel to encourage every supporter and the few remaining undecided voters to tip the 2012 election in their favor.

State Battles That Could Mean Presidential Win

AP's Stephen Ohlemacher discusses the states that President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney consider critical for for victory on election day. (By AP)
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Mitt Romney greets supporters at a Virginia campaign rally at Lynchburg Regional Airport in Lynchburg. (By: CHARLES DHARAPAK) (Credit: AP)

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