Romney in Ohio: "I want you to know how optimistic I am — this is about to get real good."
— Sam Youngman (@samyoungman) October 25, 2012
Republicans have been touting the front page of today's Des Moines Register, which contrasts a sunny Mitt Romney with a sharp President Obama:
Is Romney's momentum real, or is his campaign bluffing? The Fix investigates:
What we do know is that Romney and Obama are in a dead heat nationally and the once-clear edge the incumbent held in a series of swing states has narrowed considerably. What we don’t know is whether Romney has peaked or not.