CAMPAIGN BUZZ 2012
Obama: We Have the Votes, But Will They Show Up?
Source: ABC News Radio, 11-5-12
President Obama says he is entirely confident that a sufficient number of Americans back his bid for a second term, but that motivating those voters to show up at polling places Tuesday remains a challenge that could determine the election’s outcome.
“We have enough voters to win, it’s just a matter of whether they show up,” Obama told syndicated radio talk show host Warren Ballentine in a taped interview that ran Monday morning.
“Obviously there are going to be some voters who at this late date may still be undecided, and if they are, I am making a closing argument,” he said. “But the main thing I want everybody to understand is that the number of undecided voters at this point is much smaller than the number of voters who support me but just aren’t voting.
“If all the people who support me vote, then we’ll be fine,” he said….READ MORE