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Obama’s pitch: Slow but steady gains for middle class
With the economy stuck in low gear and deficits soaring, President Obama’s closing argument to voters for his re-election Tuesday is that he is moving the nation on the fairest path for the middle class, however slowly.
President Barack Obama, right, shakes hands with former President Bill Clinton, left, as New Hampshire Gov. John Lynch, center, watches on stage together during a campaign event at Capitol Square, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)