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Obama Campaign Tries To Mobilize Base Voters For 2012

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In this Oct. 24, 2012, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign rally in Las Vegas. No region in America has seen more presidential campaign commercials. Last week alone, Mitt Romney's campaign and its allies spent $3.6 million on Nevada commercials, while Obama and his supporters spent $2.7 million. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File) | AP

President Obama appears under the hot lights, trotting up the steps to the stage and flashing that blinding grin.

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