In this photo provided by NBC News, David Axelrod, Obama Campaign Senior Political Strategist, appears on NBC's "Meet the Press" in Washington, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/NBC News, William B. Plowman)

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In this photo provided by NBC News, David Axelrod, Obama Campaign Senior Political Strategist, appears on NBC's "Meet the Press" in Washington, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/NBC News, William B. Plowman)