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In Southeast Ohio, Obama campaign gets personal

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President Barack Obama shakes hands at a campaign stop in Columbus Aug. 21. The Obama campaign's most recent sweep through Southeast Ohio coincided with its efforts to recruit local volunteers to canvass within their own communities and neighborhoods. (Photo by Jim Watson | AFP/Getty Images)

The Obama campaign is focusing its efforts in Southeast Ohio on recruiting local volunteers to canvass their own neighborhoods. “Some of the best conversations you’re going to have are going to take place in Kroger,” one campaign volunteer said.