2 weeks left, camps use split pitches
Obama, Romney go centrist for some, heat up for others
Posted: October 24, 2012 at 5:32 a.m.
President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney embraced similar dueling imperatives as they began their sprint to the finish Tuesday: trying to close the sale with moderate and undecided voters through high-minded appeals and a centrist tone even as they sought to energize their ideological bases and disqualify each other with a barrage of new attacks.
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