Obama attacks Romney on shifting positions
At a rally of nearly 10,000 supporters in Virginia, President Obama criticized his opponent for changing his previous positions. “Now that we’re 18 days out from the election,” Obama said, “‘Mr. Severely Conservative’ wants you to think he was severely kidding about everything he said over the last year…he’s changing up so much and backtracking and sidestepping. ’’ Obama injected ironic humor into his speech at the rally, dubbing his opponents tendency “Romnesia.” The majority of his speech was devoted to criticizing Romney for attempting to make himself appear moderate soley for the purpose of being elected. In the meantime, every other major player in the campaign; Romney, Rep. Paul Ryan, Vice President Biden, Michelle Obama, and Ann Romney, all converged on Florida. The swing state with the largest number of electoral votes.