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Obama Leads But Romney With Shot In Electoral Race

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - President Barack Obama enters the final hours of the 2012 presidential campaign with an edge in the hunt for the 270 electoral votes needed to win and more ways to reach that magic number.

Yet the race is remarkably close in at least six states that could go either way, giving Republican Mitt Romney hope that he can pull off a come-from-behind victory.

That's according to an Associated Press analysis. It's not meant to be predictive but instead to provide a snapshot of a race that has been extraordinarily close from the outset.

(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

 

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