Obama, Christie Unlikely Partners After Sandy

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President Obama's performance in the first presidential debate cost him a lot. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Re-Election Campaign Reveals A President Looking For The Right Balance

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A new NPR poll shows the outcome of the Nov. 6 election is too close to call. Mitt Romney leads President Obama nationwide; Obama leads Romney in key battleground states. Both leads are within the poll'€™s margin of error. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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NPR Poll Finds Presidential Race Too Close To Call

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Do Political Ads Actually Work?

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Candidates Inject Economy Into Foreign Policy Debate

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Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson addresses students at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn., in September. Jim Mone/AP hide caption

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The Third-Party Factor: Will 2012 Look Like 2000?

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Obama, Romney To Meet In Town Hall-Style Debate

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Biden, Ryan Under Pressure In Lone V.P. Debate

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Obama, Romney Clash Repeatedly Over Taxes

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Early voting has begun in the battleground states of Ohio, Virginia and Iowa. Voting booths were set up for early voting Thursday at the Black Hawk County Courthouse in Waterloo, Iowa. Ahead of Wednesday's first presidential debate, an NPR poll finds President Obama with a 7-point lead nationally, but his GOP challenger, Mitt Romney, is within striking distance. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Ahead Of First Debate, NPR Poll Shows Romney Within Striking Distance

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Obama Holds Slim Advantage In Swing State Virginia

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Obama, Romney To Address Clinton Global Initiative

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Romney Argues For The Proper Role Of Government

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Romney Still Doing Damage Control For '47 Percent'

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