The Heartland is where the vote is

Images from the presidential campaign battlegrounds of western Pennsylvania and Ohio.

Peggy Murphy of Johnstown, Pa., left, tends to customers at Famous Coney Island Hot Dogs, where she has worked for over four years, Johnstown, Pa., Monday, October 22, 2012. "It's a dead town," Murphy says of Johnstown, Pa., "I tell my son all the time to get out of this town. The election isn't going to change anything here." (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Peggy Murphy of Johnstown, Pa., left, tends to customers at Famous Coney Island Hot Dogs, where she has worked for over four years, Johnstown, Pa., Monday, October 22, 2012. "It's a dead town," Murphy says of Johnstown, Pa., "I tell my son all the time to get out of this town. The election isn't going to change anything here." (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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