People wait in a queue to buy petrol
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Queues and cold overshadow the US election

The US presidential candidates are heading into the final two days of campaigning with the outcome still too close to call.

The latest ABC News/Washington Post survey suggests that Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are level with 48% of support.

However many people are struggling with shortages and falling temperatures in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy.

Bridget Kendall reports.

  • 04 Nov 2012
Go to next video: Obama has done 'good job with bad hand'