NBC gives Pennsylvania to Obama. “Romney’s pathways to 270 (electoral votes) are closing, and they’re closing fast,” says Obama’s deputy campaign manager Stephanie Cutter on NBC.
People still in long lines in several states where polls have closed, being told to wait in line.
More from Romney on his “victory speech” and other thoughts: “It’s about 1,118 words. I’m sure it’ll change before I’m finished because I haven’t passed it around to my family and friends and advisers to get their reaction. But I’ve only written one speech at this point.
“I feel like we put it all on the field. We left nothing in the locker room. We fought to the very end and I think that’s why we’ll be successful.”
“I think about my dad from time to time. And my mom. I sure wish they were around to be part of this,” he said. “I hope they’re able to watch in their own way.”
Steve Rabinowitz, mentioned earlier, is a Washington PR exec and former Clinton White House press aide who ran “a Jewish media hub in support of the president’s reelection.”