People of Northwest Public Radio
The Swing State Project
Fri February 3, 2012
Battered By The Bust, Nevada Voters Search For Slivers Of Hope
The brutal recession has wracked Nevada, where soaring unemployment and foreclosure numbers tell the story of the state's misery. But its importance as a swing state in the 2012 presidential contest has only been enhanced in the four years since it went for Democrat Barack Obama.