Originally published on Tue October 2, 2012 11:08 am
Throughout the series First and Main this election season, Morning Edition is traveling to contested counties in swing states to find out what is shaping voters' decisions.
The series started in Florida and the hotly contested county that includes Tampa, then continued to a county in Wisconsin that voted twice for George W. Bush and then swung to Barack Obama.
Firefighters are close to fully containing a wildfire burning in a remote area of Colorado's Roosevelt National Forest, south of the Wyoming border.
Crews are battling a growing wildfire in a remote part of northwestern Larimer County just south of the Wyoming border.
President Barack Obama will hold a campaign rally on the campus of Colorado State University this afternoon.
The U.S. House of Representatives failed to pass the 2012 Farm Bill before starting their August recess. With the bill expiring in September, will Congress have time to pass the important bill when they return?