Barack Obama Looks for Votes in Appalachian Ohio

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After surging ahead in several public opinion polls in Ohio, Democrat Barack Obama tried to preserve that lead Friday.

He wrapped up two days of campaigning in a key swing region of the state, Appalachia. Obama spoke in Chillicothe. O

hio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen was there, and he reports that Obama has one big plus going for him in Appalachia….and one big minus.