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Groundhog Day for US election campaign?

Anyone listening to the US election campaign speeches over the last few days would be forgiven for thinking they were living in Groundhog Day.

Repetition seems to have been the order of the day on the campaign trail for both Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, as this video shows.

For in depth coverage as the US goes to the polls: BBC US election special report