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Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney #1034616

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 06, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Election Day in the race between President Obama and Mitt Romney introduced; scenes shown of voters in Virginia; poll findings cited.

(Boston: Jan Crawford) Romney’s final day of campaigning reviewed; scenes shown of him speaking to campaign workers in Ohio.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Nancy Cordes) Obama’s final push featured; scenes shown of him in Chicago on the phone with campaign workers. [OBAMA – thanks supporters; congratulates Romney.] His Election Day basketball tradition noted.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Studio 57: Anthony Mason) The findings of exit polls on the national mood examined.

(Studio: Scott Pelley, Bob Schieffer, Norah O’Donnell) The close presidential race, the divided nation and Obama’s targeting of youth, college-educated whites and minority voters discussed; poll findings cited.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Studio: John Dickerson) The states and electoral votes each candidate is likely to win featured; map shown.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The campaign visits to the battleground states of Florida, Ohio and Virginia noted; map shown.

(Columbus, Ohio: Dean Reynolds) The voting in Ohio featured; scenes shown from polling places; details given about the issue of provisional ballots.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Fairfax, Virginia: Wyatt Andrews) The voting in Virginia featured; scenes shown from the George Mason University student center in Fairfax, Obama with students 4 years ago and a student rally for Romney yesterday; details given about the importance of the youth vote.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Tampa, Florida: Elaine Quijano) The voting in Florida featured; scenes shown of lines of voters in Miami-Dade County; details given about the long ballot.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) CBS coverage of the election noted. The reason Election Day is on Tuesday explained.

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Crawford, Jan;
Cordes, Nancy;
Mason, Anthony;
Bob, Scott Pelley,;
Dickerson, John;
Reynolds, Dean;
Andrews, Wyatt;
Quijano, Elaine
Duration:
00:12:50

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