Do you live in Iowa or New Hampshire?

We want to know what it’s like to live in a swing state during the final weeks of the election. How many of your neighbors have Obama-Biden or Romney-Ryan yard signs? What’s the best political bumper sticker you’ve seen? Is there political tension in the air due to differing opinions?

Reply with your photos and stories. 

Michelle and Barack Obama arrive in Dubuque, Iowa (Olivier Knox)

Michelle and Barack Obama arrive in Dubuque, Iowa (Olivier Knox)

Marshalltown, IA crowd awaits President Obama (Olivier Knox)

Marshalltown, IA crowd awaits President Obama (Olivier Knox)

Just Joe, being Joe. (via @JoeBiden)

Just Joe, being Joe. (via @JoeBiden)

Whither Ron Paul?

Following his third place finish in Iowa Texas Rep. Ron Paul delivered a rousing speech encouraging supporters to get “ready and raring" to go ahead of the New Hampshire primary. But with less than a week to go before the Jan. 10 balloting in the Granite State, Paul has gone completely off the radar.

Paul has held no public events since he made his caucus-night speech to supporters in Ankeny, Iowa. And he isn’t scheduled to hold another event until a Friday 2 p.m. rally in Nashua, N.H.

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Are you ready for tonight? If you need some help getting up-to-date on all things caucus, may we suggest: 
David Chalian has the five things you should pay attention to as results roll in this evening.
And at WYNC, Steffen Schmidt has a very nice explainer about how, exactly, the caucuses work. 
Are you a map person? Google has a handy interactive Iowa map that lets you browse videos and news stories.
Looking for pictures? Take a gander at the Election 2012 group on Flickr. 

Are you ready for tonight? If you need some help getting up-to-date on all things caucus, may we suggest: 

David Chalian has the five things you should pay attention to as results roll in this evening.

And at WYNC, Steffen Schmidt has a very nice explainer about how, exactly, the caucuses work

Are you a map person? Google has a handy interactive Iowa map that lets you browse videos and news stories.

Looking for pictures? Take a gander at the Election 2012 group on Flickr

Signs you are a real Midwest lady: You carry your check book to political rallies.
(I’m not making fun, by the way. I’m from Chicago. This is the woman who also has tissues and a cough drop she’ll give to strangers.)

Signs you are a real Midwest lady: You carry your check book to political rallies.

(I’m not making fun, by the way. I’m from Chicago. This is the woman who also has tissues and a cough drop she’ll give to strangers.)

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