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December 4, 2009 4:57 PM

Will Obama's heartland visits convince Americans he cares?

President Barack Obama traveled to small-town Pennsylvania Friday to tell Americans that he empathizes with their pain from the deep recession, that he's working hard all the time to create jobs and that his plans will work. It was the first stop of a campaign-like effort to connect to Americans at a time when they may not think he's paying enough attention to their top priority: jobs.

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