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.
Senator Barack Obama's general election plan calls for broadening the electoral map by challenging Senator John McCain in typically Republican states -- from North Carolina to Missouri to Montana -- as Mr. Obama seeks to take advan... Read Post
Arizona State U for Eight/KAET-TV. 4/24-27. Registered voters. MoE 4% (No trend lines) McCain (R) 47 Obama (D) 38 McCain (R) 53 Clinton (D) 37 Obama runs +7 in Arizona, and even keeps McCain under 50 percent in his own state.... Read Post