Early voting has begun in the key battleground state of North Carolina.
President Obama narrowly won the state in 2008 against all the odds, but he is struggling this time to hold on to it.
Watch the newly-released Obama campaign video below, as his strategists try to drum up enthusiasm for early voting.
The presidential candidates were at a charity dinner in Manhatten, a light hearted event where they poke fun at themselves and each other.
You can tell a lot about this campaign from where the candidates travel. That's because where they go is where they need votes.
Ohio is the state that both candidates want to win and the the rock stars of the Democratic Party are in town in a bid to help secure it.