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Clinton to Pennsylvania Monday: One man firewall.

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BEACHWOOD, Ohio--Bill Clinton is being deployed to Pennsylvania on Monday---with four stops the day before the election-- to snuff out the Romney campaign last minute bid to put Pennsylvania in play.

The Romney team is pumping in ads and candidate stops: Mitt Romney is in Pennsylvania on Sunday and Paul Ryan stumped in Harrisburg Saturday. That Clinton has to spend time in Pennsylvania on a day when he would otherwise be used to boost turnout in another battleground state-shows the impact of the Romney move.

Clinton on Monday will be in Philadelphia, Blue Bell, Pittsburgh and Scranton, Pennsylvania. From the Obama campaign: "During this final push over the past week, he has held grassroots events in Iowa, Florida, Colorado, Ohio, Virginia, Minnesota, New Hampshire and Wisconsin."


CLINTON GRASSROOTS EVENTS

9/11: Miami, FL

9/12: Orlando, FL

10/3: Durham, NH

10/9: Las Vegas, NV

10/18: Parma, OH (event with Bruce Springsteen)

10/18: Wintersville, OH

10/19: Green Bay, WI

10/29: Orlando, FL

10/29: Youngstown, OH (event with Vice President Biden)

10/30: Minneapolis, MN

10/30: Duluth, MN

10/30: Commerce City, CO

10/30: Denver, CO

10/31: Council Bluffs, IA

10/31: Mason City, IA

10/31: Waterloo, IA

10/31 Eau Clare, WI

11/1: Waukesha, WI

11/1: Perrysburg, OH

11/1: Akron, OH

11/1: Chillicothe, OH

11/2: Palm Beach, FL

11/2: Palm Bay, FL

11/2: Ft. Myers, FL

11/2: St. Petersburg, FL

11/2: Tallahassee, FL

UPCOMING

11/3: Chesapeake, VA

11/3: Roanoke, VA

11/3: Bristow, VA (event with POTUS and Dave Matthews)

11/4: Concord, NH (event with POTUS)

11/4: Dover, NH

11/4: Raleigh, NH

11/4: St. Cloud, MN

11/5: 4 stops in Pennsylvania


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