Swing State Newspapers Go for Romney
Posted: 10/30/2012  |  By: Roy Greenslade | Guardian.co.uk
Further to Ewen MacAskill's piece about the Des Moines Register endorsing Mitt Romney, it is clear that the Republican contender is winning the newspaper endorsement race where it counts.
 
A list drawn up by Poynter shows that Romney is leading Obama with newspaper backing in the key swing states (11 to 8), though Obama is ahead overall (34-28).