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September 25, 2012
Pablo Monsivais photo

FILE - This Oct. 31, 2004 file photo shows President George W. Bush speaking to supporters at a campaign rally at the Great American Ball Park, in Cincinnati. Ohio is the presidential race’s undisputed epicenter, and it’s tilting toward Barack Obama. The revival of the local economy and the popularity of Obama’s auto industry bailout are hampering Mitt Romney’s call for Ohioans to return to the GOP-leaning ways that were crucial to George W. Bush.