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Obama Outspending McCain 3:1 on TV

Via Washington Post

Obama is outspending McCain; from Sept. 30 to Oct. 6, Obama spent more than $20 million on television ads in 17 states. Obama still outspent the combined GOP forces by roughly $8 million in the last week alone.

CO

Obama 1.2 MillMcCain/RNC 870,000

FL

Obama 2.9 MillMcCain/RNC 623,000

INObama 1 MillMcCain/RNC 767,000

IOObama 224,000McCain/RNC 298,000

MI

Obama 2.2McCain 1.7

MNObama 196,000McCain 377,000

MOObama 589,000McCain 200,000

MTObama 132,000McCain 0

NHObama 379,000McCain 350,000

NCObama 1.5 MillMcCain 137,000

NVObama 765,000McCain 393,000

OHObama 2.9 millMcCain 2.8 mill

PAObama 3.1 millMcCain 2 mill

VAObama 1.6 millMcCain 969,000

WIObama 1.2 millMcCain 1 mill

I was wondering why some of these state polls tightened in NC, MO, and IN in particular and I can see why now.

Why is RNC holding its fire with its war chest?