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Obama in post-debate bounce

Barack Obama has been back on the campaign trail after clawing back lost ground in the US elections with what was widely thought to be a much-improved performance in his second Presidential debate with Mitt Romney.

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'The Boss' backs the president at Ohio rally

Bruce Springsteen has put his weight behind Obama in the presidential election, telling supporters at a rally, "I'm here today for Ohio and for President Obama and because for for thirty years I've been writing about the difference between the American dream and American reality."

After a warm welcome from the former president Bill Clinton, Springsteen said he had come to the rally because: "I'm thankful for universal healthcare, the lack of which for so long was an embarrassment to our country."

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