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Why Obama Is Leading In Swing States

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The movement of blue-collar women in battleground states toward Obama is described as "the demographic development of the summer." (File/AP) | File/AP

Across most of the presidential battleground states, particularly in the Midwest, President Obama’s lead rests on a surprisingly strong performance among blue-collar white women who usually tilt toward the GOP.

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