Misconceptions of Obama fuel Republican campaign





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As the US presidential campaign enters its final weeks, both the Republican and Democratic candidates are hitting the swing states.
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But misconceptions and rumours abound and many voters have their facts about the candidates all wrong. Some believe that Democrat Barack Obama is a Muslim, for instance.

Casey Kauffman talked to some Republican supporters after a rally by Sarah Palin, the Republican vice-presidential candidate, in Ohio.

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