'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."