Linda Wendt is the owner of a restaurant on Lake Winnebago in Wisconsin. Republican Mitt Romney "has done what I've done, so I can relate to him," she says. "He knows what business goes through and what it takes to run a business." John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Wisconsin state Sen. Jessica King stands at the corner of Main Street and Algoma Boulevard in downtown Oshkosh. She won her seat in a senatorial recall campaign last year. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Patricia and Steven Cumber run the Food Tailor food truck in downtown Oshkosh, Wis. It's their primary source of income after Steven lost his job as a welder. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Joan Kaeding is a reference assistant at the Oshkosh Public Library. NPR talked to her at New Moon Cafe in downtown Oshkosh. She says she's fielding lots of questions at the library about the new health care law. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Angels — good and evil — abound in Solomon Jones' thriller, The Last Confession. The book begins with the discovery of a body beneath the famous angel statue in Philadelphia's 30th Street Station. Jeff Berman via Flickr hide caption

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