November strategy: Obama and McCain head West

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

This week, presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama travel to Nevada, Colorado and New Mexico. Though the three states account for 19 of the 270 electoral votes needed to win the White House, they’re likely to be pivotal in the November presidential election.
The Takeaway talks with the Las Vegas Review-Journal's John L. Smith to explain what's at stake out West.

Contributors:

Sitara Nieves

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