The Obama campaign is looking to expand the battleground states map to include Arizona, opening campaign offices and registering voters across the state despite its Republican governor, two Republican senators, and a history of voting Republican in presidential elections broken, in the past 50 years, only by Bill Clinton. But things may be changing:
“It is going to be a swing state,” said Jim Messina, the president’s campaign manager.
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Maybe: If McCain wasn’t from Arizona and Obama had competed in 2008, Obama probably would have won the state by a meaningful margin. The Obama campaign would have registered thousands of new non-white and young voters, and Arizona w... Read Post