Red money has been pouring into Pennsylvania with the result that Obama's surefire win there is now in doubt.
... A recent Quinnipiac University poll says that Obama's lead in the Keystone State has shrunk to four points. Adding insult to injury is the come-from-behind campaign of GOP Senate candidate and coal millionaire Tom Smith: As Politico reports, Smith has erased incumbent Democratic Senator Bob Casey's double-digit lead and outspent him on the airwaves by about $5 million. (Smith spent $17 million of his own money.) ...Daily Intel
The party's registered voters outnumber their Republican counterparts by one million in Pennsylvania, and the state is also home to a strong union presence (and a fierce Obama ground operation.) ...Daily Intel
And, as we know, Ohio has gone from pro-Obama to iffy.