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U.S. President Barack Obama waves at a campaign event at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama waves at a campaign event at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama waves at a campaign event at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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U.S. President Barack Obama waves before speaking at a campaign event at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama waves before speaking at a campaign event at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama waves before speaking at a campaign event at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney takes the stage at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney takes the stage at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney takes the stage at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event as a Secret Service agent watches at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event as a Secret Service agent watches at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event as a Secret Service agent watches at Cheyenne Sports Complex in Las Vegas, Nevada November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney poses for a photograph with a baby from the audience at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney poses for a photograph with a baby from the audience at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney poses for a photograph with a baby from the audience at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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U.S. President Barack Obama arrives at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney arrives in his campaign bus for a rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney arrives in his campaign bus for a rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney arrives in his campaign bus for a rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A supporter of U.S. President Barack Obama wears a t-shirt touting the death of Osama bin Laden as just another day at the office during a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A supporter of U.S. President Barack Obama wears a t-shirt touting the death of Osama bin Laden as just another day at the office during a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A supporter of U.S. President Barack Obama wears a t-shirt touting the death of Osama bin Laden as just another day at the office during a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama pose for a picture alongside a campaign truck at a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama pose for a picture alongside a campaign truck at a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama pose for a picture alongside a campaign truck at a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama wait in the stands at a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama wait in the stands at a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama wait in the stands at a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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A volunteer for U.S. President Barack Obama's re-election campaign hands out water as she wears a "Too legit for Mitt" t-shirt at a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A volunteer for U.S. President Barack Obama's re-election campaign hands out water as she wears a "Too legit for Mitt" t-shirt at a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A volunteer for U.S. President Barack Obama's re-election campaign hands out water as she wears a "Too legit for Mitt" t-shirt at a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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A boy leaps in the air as he poses for a picture before an election campaign rally for U.S. President Barack Obama in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A boy leaps in the air as he poses for a picture before an election campaign rally for U.S. President Barack Obama in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A boy leaps in the air as he poses for a picture before an election campaign rally for U.S. President Barack Obama in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally in Doswell, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A Vote Early sign is pictured before supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama arrive to participate in an election campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A Vote Early sign is pictured before supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama arrive to participate in an election campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A Vote Early sign is pictured before supporters of U.S. President Barack Obama arrive to participate in an election campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Members of the traveling White House press are pictured in a tent before a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012, as a live tv image of Obama speaking at a rally in Green Bay, Wisconsin, is played. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Members of the traveling White House press are pictured in a tent before a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012, as a live tv image of Obama speaking at a rally in Green Bay, Wisconsin, is played. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Members of the traveling White House press are pictured in a tent before a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012, as a live tv image of Obama speaking at a rally in Green Bay, Wisconsin, is played. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney visits the now closed Bill's Barbeque restaurant in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney visits the now closed Bill's Barbeque restaurant in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney visits the now closed Bill's Barbeque restaurant in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A sniffer dog is pictured in the stage bleachers during a security sweep before a campaign rally by U.S. President Barack Obama in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A sniffer dog is pictured in the stage bleachers during a security sweep before a campaign rally by U.S. President Barack Obama in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A sniffer dog is pictured in the stage bleachers during a security sweep before a campaign rally by U.S. President Barack Obama in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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A girl cheers during a campaign event with Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney at Integrity Windows in Roanoke, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A girl cheers during a campaign event with Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney at Integrity Windows in Roanoke, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A girl cheers during a campaign event with Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney at Integrity Windows in Roanoke, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (C) talks to Rhoda Elliott (C front), owner of the now-closed restaurant Bill's Barbeque, in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (C) talks to Rhoda Elliott (C front), owner of the now-closed restaurant Bill's Barbeque, in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (C) talks to Rhoda Elliott (C front), owner of the now-closed restaurant Bill's Barbeque, in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (C) talks to Rhoda Elliott (3rd L), owner of the now-closed restaurant Bill's Barbeque, in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (C) talks to Rhoda Elliott (3rd L), owner of the now-closed restaurant Bill's Barbeque, in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (C) talks to Rhoda Elliott (3rd L), owner of the now-closed restaurant Bill's Barbeque, in Richmond, Virginia November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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