Betty Kay Price, 64, is an artist originally from Texas. She agrees Jackson, Mich., was hard hit by the failing auto industry but thinks the government should have been more cautious before getting involved. Becky Lettenberger/NPR hide caption

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Las Vegas resident Jillian Batchelor, 29, voted for Obama in 2008 but says now, "I'm voting Republican all the way this time." Becky Lettenberger/NPR hide caption

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Lea Simon, 35, a former attorney and mother of 7-month-old daughter Sophia, lives in Tampa's upscale Hyde Park neighborhood. She supported former GOP candidate Herman Cain and was a fan of his "9-9-9" tax plan. Becky Lettenberger/NPR hide caption

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