Analysis: Five reasons the presidential election is already over
By Ryan Teague Beckwith, Digital First Media
11/01/2012 06:18:59 AM PDT
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The White House, seen from the South Lawn in Washington, gives the media a preview of the White House gardens and grounds on Saturday, April 21, 2012, prior to the official opening of the Garden Tours to the public. ((AP Photo/Susan Walsh))
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