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Decision 2012 / Obama vs. Romney #1033305

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 18, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The presidential race between President Obama and Mitt Romney introduced.

(Washington: Chuck Todd) The tight race reviewed; details given about Romney’s debate preparation and the importance of Ohio, Wisconsin and Iowa for Obama; scenes shown of singer Bruce Springsteen campaigning for Obama with former President Bill Clinton in Ohio; map shown; poll findings cited. [In New Hampshire, OBAMA – campaigns.] [In Florida, vice presidential candidate Paul RYAN – criticizes Obama.] [Vice President Joe BIDEN – refers to Ryan’s book “Young Guns.”] [CLINTON – criticizes Romney.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The efforts of both campaigns to win over undecided women voters featured; abortion ads shown. [OBAMA, RYAN, CLINTON, SPRINGSTEEN, ROMNEY – speak of women’s issues.] [In Iowa, WOMAN – campaigns for Romney.] [On ABC’s “The View,” wife Ann ROMNEY, First Lady Michelle OBAMA – comment.]

Williams, Brian;
Todd, Chuck;
Mitchell, Andrea

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