Michelle Obama visits Cincinnati


Uploaded by WDTNTV on 02.10.2012

Transcript:
TODAY... FIRST LADY
MICHELLE OBAMA IS CAMPAIGNING
IN OHIO, SPEAKING TO A PACKED
HOUSE IN CINCINNATI. IT'S
ALL PART OF A MASSIVE PUSH TO
HELP HER HUSBAND WIN OUR VERY
IMPORTANT SWING STATE. AND
URGING VOTERS TO CAST THEIR
BALLOTS EARLY.. IS A KEY PART
OF THAT STRATEGY.
:19 "BECAUSE AS BARACK HAS
SAID... THIS ELECTION WILL BE
CLOSER THAN THE LAST ONE.....
LIKE RIGHT HERE IN OHIO....
RIGHT HERE!"
LIKE RIGHT HERE IN OHIO....
THE FIRST LADY ALSO HAD
PLENTY MORE TO SAY... OUR
KATIE USSIN WAS AT TODAY'S
EVENT... AND SHE JOINS US LIVE
FROM CINCINNATI WITH A LOOK AT
WHAT SHE SAID TO SUPPORTERS.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH IS THE
2012 PRESIDENTIAL GENERAL
ELECTION... 5 WEEKS FROM NOW.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH IS THE
BUT REALLY, IT'S JUST THE LAST
DAY YOU CAN VOTE.
THE OBAMA CAMPAIGN SAYS IT HAS
REGISTERED SEVERAL THOUSAND
PEOPLE TO VOTE IN THE PAST
SEVERAL MONTHS. MOST POLLS
SHOW PRESIDENT OBAMA LEADING
REPUBLICAN CHALLENGER MITT
ROMNEY IN OHIO BY A SPREAD OF
1 TO 10 PERCENTAGE POINTS...
SO, PERHAPS THE CAMPAIGN
LOOKING TO CAPITALIZE ON THAT
PERCEIVED ADVANTAGE. I SPOKE
WITH THE AFRICAN AMERICAN VOTE
DIRECTOR FOR THE STATE OF OHIO
FOR THE PRESIDENT'S
RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN. SHE
TELLS ME THEY'VE CANVASSED A
LOT OF GROUND OVER THE LAST
YEAR AND SAYS PEOPLE WELCOME
THE CONVENIENCE OF EARLY
VOTING.
"I THINK THE CAMP OUT SET THE
TONE FOR EXCITEMENT FOR EARLY
VOTING. THE FIRST LADY IS
GOING TO CARRY THAT MOMENTUM,
LETTING PEOPLE KNOW THAT TODAY
STARTS THE ELECTION AND EVERY
DAY THEY NEED TO GET OUT AND
TALK TO THEIR NEIGHBORS. THEY
NEED TO GO VOTE. THEY NEED TO
REGISTER TO VOTE UNTIL OCTOBER
9TH TO BRING THIS THING HOME
FOR THE PRESIDENT."RUNS: 17
SECONDS
THE OBAMA CAMPAIGN HANDED OUT
THESE PINK LEAFLETS TO THOSE
ATTENDING TODAY'S EVENT...
ENCOURAGING THEM TO HEAD ABOUT
NINE
ATTENDING TODAY'S EVENT...
BLOCKS FROM HERE AND CAST
THEIR BALLOT FOR THE PRESIDENT
ON THE SPOT... COMING UP AT
5:30 MARK TAKES A MORE
IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE "GET OUT