Politics & Government

October 1, 2008

Battleground Ohio, hit hard economically, is up for grabs

John McCain came armed with a history book when he traveled to Ohio this week for his first rally since his initial debate with Barack Obama. "I know that you know," he told several thousand supporters, that no one has won the presidency without carrying Ohio since Democrat John Kennedy did it in 1960. The history is even more compelling for McCain.

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