Mitt Romney’s campaign sued Wisconsin for allegedly delaying distribution of more than three dozen ballots for the Nov. 6 presidential election to civilians and military personnel overseas, asking a court to extend the deadline for all such ballots in the state.
With Mitt Romney raising private funds for the fall campaign, this year’s presidential election will be the first since the Watergate scandal in which neither major party’s nominee accepts federal funding.
President Barack Obama told an Ohio audience that a new trade complaint against China shows his commitment to protecting U.S. jobs, and he accused Republican Mitt Romney of profiting from outsourcing to China.
President Barack Obama, campaigning in Ohio, emphasized a study of Mitt Romney’s tax plans and said the Republican candidate would cut rates for the wealthy and shift the tax burden to middle-income Americans.
Vice President Joe Biden kicked off a visit to Ohio’s Democrat-rich Youngstown area aimed at bolstering support among party activists by saying the region and nation would be better off with “Obama economics” compared with “Romney economics.”