And the turbulence of hurricane sandy has shaken the race for the white house eight days till americans go to the polls, "your voice, your vote" today president obama and governor romney put the... See More
And the turbulence of hurricane sandy has shaken the race for the white house eight days till americans go to the polls, "your voice, your vote" today president obama and governor romney put the bricks on the campaign until sandy is over. Jake tapper explains. Reporter: President obama was a no show to his own rally whisked away on air force one to get ahead of the worst of hurricane sandy and to warn those in its path. When they tell you to evacuate, you need to evacuate. Reporter: The white house eager to share the president looking in command released these two photographs meeting with advisers preparing for the storm. Between his and mitt romney's campaigns, 30 events have been canceled. Two events went on without the president. Including one in youngstown, ohio where many former president clinton and vice president biden got a firsthand feel for the storm's winds. Those heavy winds and rain may impact early voting in ohio and four or contested states are directly in the storm's path also with early voting. S president is not scheduled to be back on the campaign trail till wednesday but that like everything else this week is subject to cancellation.
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